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The Boys' Guide to Growing Up

The Boys' Guide to Growing Up (Hardback)

By Wilkinson, Phil
Illustrated by Horne, Sarah

A friendly and reassuring guide for boys as they approach puberty, explaining the changes that will happen to their bodies as they grow up and how these changes might make them feel. Covering everything from physical changes like body hair and testicle growth to emotional ones li...ke mood swings and self-esteem, the author anticipates any worries that boys may have relating to what is 'normal' and about feeling different. It gives them the information they will need to reassure them and boost their confidence, encouraging them to feel positive about the changes they will experience as they go through puberty. The book also includes lifestyle advice on topics like healthy eating and exercise. Sections: What is puberty? Your puberty timeline How do hormones work? The growth and weight race A deeper voice Spots (and how to manage them) Hair, hair, everywhere The art of shaving Sweat, smells and personal hygiene Changes down below More changes down below New feelings Sex explained Making babies Keeping your confidence up Mood swings Managing your feelings Healthy eating The power of exercise Privacy and your body Puberty for girls Girls have worries, too
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ISBN 9780750298933
Released NZ 31 Jan 2017
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Format Hardback
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Series Guide to Growing Up (part: 2)
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ISBN-13 9780750298933
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Released 31 Jan 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wilkinson, Phil
Illustrated by Horne, Sarah
Series Guide to Growing Up (part: 2)
Category Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
Sex Education & The Facts Of Life
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 177mm
Height: 238mm
Spine: 10mm
Dewey Code 612.661
Weight 296g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Maturing, Puberty - Juvenile literature, Adolescence - Juvenile literature, Boys - Juvenile literature - Health and hygiene, JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Sexuality & Pregnancy
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Professional and scholarly;College/higher education

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