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Offering a fun, sassy, and girl-power–inspired approach to understanding puberty, this beautifully packaged guide offers tweens an appealing and fresh take on entering adolescence. This celebration of maturing bodies and spirits is invariably positive, while providing factual information on menstruation, pubic hair, acne, eating disorders, and other issues essential to girls entering puberty. The emotional challenges of this stage are also addressed, including information on sexual abuse, bullying, maturation reluctance, and conflict resolution. With straightforward and conversational advice on everything from tampons to teasing, Puberty Girl is a trustworthy resource for girls seeking answers to embarrassing questions and looking for a way to embrace their new selves. Inspiring photographs of real girls create a sense of shared community, while instructional illustrations teach young girls about their changing bodies.
Offering a fun and sassy approach to understanding puberty, a beautifully packaged guide gives 'tween girls an appealing and fresh take on entering adolescence, covering the physical, emotional, and psychological challenges that it brings. Original.
Number of Pages: 119
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Girls + Women, Social Issues / Adolescence, Social Issues / New Experience
Publisher: Independent Pub Group
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Shushann Movsessian
Street Date: August 20, 2005
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-7716