The ultimate guys' body book : not-so-stupid questions about your body

by Larimore, Walt, 1952-

Format: Print Book 2012
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Andrew Bayne Memorial Library Juvenile Nonfiction J 613 Lari
Location  Andrew Bayne Memorial Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 613 Lari
 
 
Summary


Everything a boy should know, but won't ask---from a Christian perspective! Finally, everything you wanted to know about your body, but you've just been too chicken to ask. Ultimate Guys' Body Book is the first book for boys that gives honest answers to real questions about your body from a biblical perspective. No, you're not falling apart---you're just growing up! But there's no need to fear, when God is near. He's your personal guide to understanding your body. With information about everything from steroid use to body parts, there's not a question we won't answer. These aren't questions some adult made up, but they're real questions asked by real boys just like you. You want to know the truth Now you can, because Ultimate Guys' Body Book gives you the facts---no holds barred!
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "This book provides a summary, from a Christian perspective, of the many changes wrought by adolescence on boys. Topics are covered in a question-and-answer format, each spanning three to five pages, thereby making the information easily digestible for kids. Subjects covered include acne, tattoos, piercings, differences in body types, and a host of sexual issues. In many ways, the answers provided are similar to the information in manuals that approach the subject from a secular perspective, and the author adopts the reassuring avuncular tone common to these books. Supporting Bible verses are frequently quoted, and topics such as homosexuality, venereal disease, and the use of contraceptives are not mentioned. The black-and-white illustrations, featuring gawky boys with quizzical or mock-terrified looks on their faces, help to keep things light. No index is included, but the short chapters can quickly be scanned in the table of contents. Parents and boys who prefer to approach these topics from a religious point of view will find this useful.--Morning, Todd Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Teenage boys -- Physiology -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage boys -- Health and hygiene -- Juvenile literature.
Puberty -- Juvenile literature.
Adolescence -- Juvenile literature.
Human growth -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage boys -- Sexual behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Sex instruction for boys -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage boys -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage boys -- Physiology.
Puberty.
Adolescence.
Human growth.
Publisher Grand Rapids, Mich. :ZonderKidz,2012
Audience 009-012.
Language English
Description 187 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
ISBN 9780310723233 (pbk.)
031072323X (pbk.)
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