The Period Book

The Period Book

A Girl's Guide to Growing up

Book - 2017
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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.

Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2017
Edition: Rev. ed
ISBN: 9781619636620
Branch Call Number: J 612 .62 GRA
Characteristics: vii, 136 p. :,ill. ;,20 cm
Additional Contributors: Gravelle, Jennifer
Palen, Debbie


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Jun 10, 2018

This is a great book that helped answer all the questions I had.

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