- Used Books
- Staff Picks
- Gifts & Gift Cards
- Sell Books
- Stores & Events
- Let's Talk Books
Special Offers see all
More at Powell's
Recently Viewed clear list
Used Trade Paper
Usually ships in 5 to 7 business days
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
This title in other editions
What's Happening To My Body? Book for Boysby Lynda Madaras
Synopses & Reviews
This classic puberty education book for boys is thoroughly updated and freshly redesigned. Includes practical advice on acne, voice changes, AIDS, and health issues.
This classic puberty education book for boys is thoroughly updated and freshly redesigned. Includes practical advice on acne, voice changes, AIDS, and health issues. Illustrations.
The bestselling guides for preteens and teens updated with a brand-new look.
The Madaras growing-up guides are acknowledged by parents, educators, librarians, and doctors for their unique, nonthreatening style, excellent organization, and thorough coverage of both the physical and emotional issues surrounding puberty and adolescence. And kids love them too! As one fan wrote, "Dear Lynda, I can't believe that you, a mom, knew all this stuff!"
"What's Happening to My Body?" for Boys features detailed coverage, in age-appropriate language, of the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, the reproductive organs, voice changes, romantic and sexual feelings, puberty in the opposite sex, and much more. Includes a comprehensive resource section and line drawings. For ages 10 and up.
The new editions feature:
* Fresh new cover design for series
* Entirely redesigned interiors with new illustrations
* Uniform trim sizes for display
* New author introductions
* Updated resource sections and content
* 48 black-and-white drawings
About the Author
Lynda Madaras is the author of twelve books on health, child care, and parenting. For more than twenty-five years, she taught puberty and health education to young students in Pasadena and Santa Monica, CA. Her daughter, Area Madaras, was just eleven years old when she assisted her mother with the first "What's Happening to My Body?" book. Now a communications consultant and the mother of two young girls, she lives in California and continues to work with her mother on the series.
What Our Readers Are Saying
Average customer rating based on 1 comment:
Other books you might like
Children's » Nonfiction » Health » Maturing
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Parenting Teens
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Sexuality
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Teen Issues