My Changing Body, Boy's Edition

My Changing Body, Boy's Edition

by Linda Picone

Paperback(Boy's Edition)



Filled with practical, insightful facts about the changes boys go through before and after puberty, My Changing Body is the ultimate know-your-body manual for boys. Included here is everything boys need to know about growth spurts, voice changes, body hair, and their reproductive systems-along with fascinating explanations for all those other mysterious physical and emotional changes that accompany growing up. Helpful illustrations and diagrams are presented alongside age-appropriate information for boys.

Designed to be used either as a parent-child communication tool or as a book that boys can read on their own, My Changing Body is the best guide to the transitions boys face in the middle grade years and beyond.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781577491811
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date: 06/16/2010
Edition description: Boy's Edition
Pages: 150
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Growing Up vii

Chapter 1 Basic Anatomy: Is This Still Me? 1

Chapter 2 New Emotions and Identity: Becoming Who You Are 11

Chapter 3 The Male Body: Becoming a Man 23

Chapter 4 What Sex Is All About-and What It Means 33

Chapter 5 Falling in Love: Dating, Love, and So On 43

Chapter 6 Take Care of Your Body-It's the Only One You Have 57

Chapter 7 Birth Control: Having a Baby Can Wait 77

Chapter 8 Pregnancy and Birth: It's a Baby! 85

Dictionary 101

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My Changing Body, Boy's Edition 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Although it is suggested for 10+, this book is far too advanced for a 10 year old. The last 20 pages are definitions - many of which teenagers don't need to know yet.