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The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing Up

AUTHOR Gravelle, Karen
PUBLISHER Walker Childrens
PRODUCT TYPE Hardcover (Hardcover)


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.

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Product Details
ISBN-13: 9780802780720
ISBN-10: 0802780725
Binding: Hardback or Cased Book (Sewn)
Content Language: English
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Page Count: 160
Product Dimensions: 7.66 x 0.59 x 7.26 inches
Weight: 0.76 pound(s)
Subject Information
BISAC Categories
Medical | Health & Daily Living - Maturing
Medical | Girls & Women
Medical | Social Topics - Adolescence
Grade Level: 4th Grade - 7th Grade
Accelerated Reader:
Reading Level: 6.8
Point Value: 3
Interest Level: Middle Grade
Guided Reading Level: Not Applicable
Dewey Decimal: 612.662
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Author: Gravelle, Karen
Karen Gravelle the author of Walker & Company s best-selling nonfiction titles "What s Going on Down There?" and "The Driving Book". She lives in Long Island City, New York.
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