The boys' guide to growing up (Book, 2017) []
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The boys' guide to growing up

The boys' guide to growing up

Author: Philip Wilkinson; Sarah Horne
Publisher: London : Wayland, 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
PERSONAL & SOCIAL ISSUES: SEX EDUCATION & THE FACTS OF LIFE (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). A friendly and reassuring guide for boys as they approach puberty, explaining the changes that will happen to their bodies as they grow up and how these changes might make them feel. Covering everything from physical changes like body hair and testicle growth to emotional ones like mood swings and self-esteem, puberty and parenting  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Wilkinson; Sarah Horne
ISBN: 9781526360175 1526360179
OCLC Number: 1003624951
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 48 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: What is puberty? --
Your puberty timeline --
How to hormones work? --
The height and weight race --
A deeper voice --
Spotty skin --
Hair, hair, everywhere --
The art of shaving --
Sweat, smells and personal hygiene --
Changes down below --
More changes down below --
New feelings --
Sex explained --
Making babies --
Keeping your confidence up --
Mood swings --
Managing your feelings --
Healthy eating --
The power of exercise --
Privacy your your body --
Puberty for girls --
Girls have worries, too.
Responsibility: Phil Wilkinson ; illustrated by Sarah Horne.


A sensitively written, friendly guide to growing up, specifically aimed at younger boys.  Read more...


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