|Author||: Lynda Madaras|
|Publisher||: William Morrow Paperbacks|
|Total Pages||: 288|
|Rating||: 4/5 (649 Downloads)|
Download or read book What's Happening to My Body? Book for Girls written by Lynda Madaras and published by William Morrow Paperbacks. This book was released on 2007-06-06 with total page 288 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Everything preteen and teen girls need to know about their changing bodies and feelings Written by an experienced educator and her daughter in a reassuring and down-to-earth style, The "What's Happening to My Body?" Book for Girls gives sensitive straight talk on: the body's changing size and shape; the growth spurt; breast development; the reproductive organs; the menstrual cycle; body hair; diet and exercise; romantic and sexual feelings; and puberty in the opposite sex. It also includes information on anorexia and bulimia, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and birth control. Featuring detailed illustrations and real-life stories throughout, plus an introduction for parents and a helpful resource section, this bestselling growing-up guide is an essential puberty education and health book for all girls ages 10 and up. Selected as a Best Book for Young Adults by the American Library Association.