The period book: everything you don't want to ask (but need to know)

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Walker & Co.,
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IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 3

Celebrating over twenty years in print, this best-selling, essential illustrated guidebook for adolescent girls is now available as a refreshed edition, with new and updated content.

With over 400,000 copies sold, this appealingly illustrated guidebook to puberty--now updated with new content relevant to today's kids--is the perfect companion for girls and parents preparing for this important milestone. Written in consultation with preteen girls, this guide offers a supportive, practical approach, providing clear and sensitive answers to common questions on periods, as well as advice dealing with pimples and mood swings.

This revised edition features new sections on: - getting braces - bra sizing - shaving - relatable anecdotes from real girls - changing friendships - romantic feelings - dealing with sexual harassment both on social media and in real life

Complete with charming and informative interior illustrations, The Period Book is a trusty friend that can help girls feel confident about this new phase of their lives.

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Grouping Title period book everything you don t want to ask but need to know
Grouping Author gravelle karen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-06-18 04:46:39AM
Last Indexed 2019-06-19 04:41:26AM

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subject_facet Menstruation, Menstruation -- Juvenile literature
title_display The period book : everything you don't want to ask (but need to know)
title_full The period book : everything you don't want to ask (but need to know) / by Karen Gravelle & Jennifer Gravelle ; illustrations by Debbie Palen
title_short The period book :
title_sub everything you don't want to ask (but need to know)
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