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The Girls Body Book (Fifth Edition)

Everything Girls Need to Know for Growing Up! (Puberty Guide, Girl Body Changes, Health Education Book, Parenting Topics, Social Skills, Books for Growing Up)

Foreword by Robert Anastas / Illustrated by Laura Tallardy
Published by Applesauce Press
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

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About The Book

The #1 bestselling Girl’s Body Book includes everything you need to know about growing up, even the embarrassing stuff.

"What is happening to my body?"
"How do I fit in?"
"Why is everything different?"


These questions, along with others, leave pre-teen girls feeling confused and parents wondering what to do next. From periods to peer pressure, puberty is hard! The newly updated fifth edition of The Girl’s Body Book helps prepare girls and their parents for the ups and downs of puberty, middle school, and everything in between, This guide for pre-teen girls addresses issues like changing bodies, personal hygiene, self-confidence, leadership, school safety and #MeToo. This updated fifth edition book for girls is expanded to include topics like: 

- Cyberbullying and internet safety
- Emotional health and self-esteem
- Stress management
- Personal boundaries and communication
- Sports and leadership
- and MORE

The Girl’s Body Book helps prepare girls for puberty and beyond.

Kelli Dunham, RN, BSN is a nurse, a comedian, and author of three other books: How to Survive and Maybe Even Love Nursing SchoolHow to Survive and Maybe Even Love Your Life as a Nurse, and The Boy’s Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You, also published by Applesauce Press. In her spare time, she likes to read, skateboard, and embarrass her niece Viola when the whole family goes to the supermarket.

About The Author

Kelli Dunham, RN, BSN, is a nurse, stand-up comic, and author of How to Survive and Maybe Even Love Nursing School, How to Survive and Maybe Even Love Your Life as a Nurse, and The Boy’s Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You, also published by Applesauce Press. She has worked as a primary care and home visiting nurse with first-time new moms. She has lived in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Ohio, Oklahoma, Florida, Portland, Oregon, New York, and on a houseboat in Philadelphia. In her spare time she likes to read, skateboard, and she would really, really like to learn to play the banjo.

About The Illustrator

Product Details

  • Publisher: Applesauce Press (May 7, 2019)
  • Length: 148 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781604338331
  • Ages: 10 - 99

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