The Boys Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up YOU Paperback – Aug 1 2007
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“Children deserve correct answers to their questions in clear, basic terms...In addition to talking to your child about the inevitability of puberty, give him books about the topic so he can explore the topic on his own…The Boy’s Body Book, by Kelli Dunham, is a great introductory guide to questions relating to puberty, relationships, bullying, school pressure, peer pressure, healthy living, and stressful situations. " (Lauren Knight, The Washington Post)
“A great buy for any parent worried about navigating puberty and everything that comes with it.” (Clint Edwards, No Idea What I’m Doing: A Daddy Blog)
“Research in a digestible soundbite? Sign us up for more of those please...We laughed out loud and then had the great conversation that you always hope will start when you hand your kid a book like this one.” (Erin Dymowski and Ellen Williams, Sisterhood of the Sensible Moms)
“Dunham is a registered nurse and a comedian who has assembled experts—including a Coach of the Year and a professor who researches adolescence—to create an informative and fun-to-read resource.” (― Elizabeth Foy Larsen, Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun 2012)
“Aimed at boys ages 10+, this book has lots of sidebars and funny cartoon illustrations, making it easy to pick up and read on any page. It covers a lot of ground, but in a light way.” (Debbie Abrams Kaplan, Frisco Kids)
“As boys reach adolescence, everything changes…But even if they won’t say what’s on their mind, they still want straight answers. The Boy’s Body Book provides them, in a readable, reassuring, and illustrated guide…He’ll learn about what’s going on physically (vocal changes, body hair) and how to handle academic pressures, deal with feelings, make new friends, and stay safe through it all.” (Park Slope Parents, “Tween Suggested Book/Reading List”) --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
About the Author
Kelli Dunham, RN, BSN is a nurse, comedian, and author of the bestselling books for pre-teens, The Girl's Body Book and The Boy's Body Book.
Steve Björkman has illustrated more than eighty books for children, including the New York Times bestseller Dirt on My Shirt by Jeff Foxworthy. He also creates greeting cards with his brother through Recycled Paper Greetings. Steve lives in California with his wife and three children. You can visit him online at stevebjorkman.com.
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Clear, concise, perfect for younger boy. Great information presented in an interesting, fun way for kids.Published 1 month ago by Trixie Bee
Great book for my son to flip through on his own. Engaging read for the adolescent - funny and well animated.Published 2 months ago by Glee
I purchased these so that my children could read through them at their own speed. For my two, it is more productive if they come to me with questions when they are readyPublished 10 months ago by oscart
All parents should have this book for their pubescent boys...it makes life easier.Published 11 months ago by Kimberly Mahoney
My 12 year old is reading this quietly as a reference book! I'm thrilled!Published 12 months ago by heymon
I love this book...or rather my 8 year old son loves this book. It is easy for him to read and it is laid out in an interesting way so that it isn't just a blank page full of... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Keltie Watson
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