What's going on down there? : a boy's guide to growing up
|Format:||Print Book 2017|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
"A useful and readable guide to puberty for boys." -- School Library Journal
Part manual, part older brother, the updated edition of What's Going on Down There? will give boys the facts they need to feel confident about this new phase of their lives.
With 150,000 copies sold, this definitive illustrated guidebook to puberty--now updated with brand new content relevant to today's kids--is the perfect companion for boys and parents seeking information about growing up and their changing bodies. The book addresses physical and emotional changes boys might expect, discusses what puberty is like for girls, and prepares readers to make smart choices about sex. Written in consultation with preteen boys, this guide offers a supportive, practical approach, providing clear and sensitive explanations of common experiences.
This revised edition features new sections on:
- body image and confidence
- sexual harassment and consent
- using social media safely
Complete with funny and informative interior illustrations, Karen Gravelle and Robert Leighton's accessible guidebook will empower adolescent boys with honest answers to all of their questions about what's really going on down there.
No body's perfect
What's going on down there?
Girls are changing too
Making (and not making) a baby
Avoiding sexually trasmitted diseases
"Is this normal?"
Stress, pressures, and weird emotions
"What if . . .?"
"If I'd known then what I know now!"
-- Juvenile literature.
Puberty -- Juvenile literature.
Sex instruction for boys -- Juvenile literature.
Sex instruction for boys.
|Publisher|| New York :2017
Castro, Nick, author.
Leighton, Robert, 1960- illustrator.
vii, 136 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm