Synopses & Reviews
andlt;B andgt;An experienced sex educator gets up front and personal in this updated reissue of an informative and candid guide aimed directly at teens.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Enjoy responsibly.andlt;/iandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;bigandgt;andlt;bandgt;Sex.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;/bigandgt; Sometimes it feels like everybody's doing it. Maybe you are. Maybe you're thinking about it. Maybe it's years away. Whatever. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; You need to be ready -- in your head, and down there. You have to know the right stuff in order to do it. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Got questions? Who doesn't. "The Sex Lady" will break it down for you. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; and#149; Does size matter? andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; and#149; How do you prevent STDs? andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; and#149; What birth control options are there? andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; and#149; If someone says they're a virgin, what does that mean? andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; and#149; Am I ready? Am I normal? andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; The more you know, the easier it is to make safe -- and smart -- decisions about sex.
"Mothers and daughters can agree on Doing It Right
-- nonjudgmental, informative, and easy to understand, it's like a whole semester of sex education in under one hundred and fifty pages."
-- Dr. Carol Livoti and Elizabeth Topp, mother-and-daughter team behind Vaginas: An Owner's Manual
"Bronwen Pardes has the courage to tell young teens everything they need to know about their sexuality and responsible sexual expression. A required (and stimulating!) read for all teens -- and their parents, too."
-- Eric Marcus, author of Is It a Choice? and What if Someone I Know Is Gay?
"Refreshing, honest...powerful! This book will make a life-or-death difference to many of today's teens. Browen Pardes writes to inform, not to judge, and she succeeds."
-- Bishop John S. Spong, author of The Sins of Scripture: Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love
"This is an informative, highly intelligent look at a teen's changing body, sexuality, and actual physical intimacy.... A wonderful guide."
Sex: An Uncensored Introduction
and#160;provides honest, in-depth information about sex, sexual orientation, masturbation, foreplay, birth control options, and protection against disease. This revised and updated edition includes updated information about everything from STIs to new sex-related legislation as well as brand new sections on sexting, online dating and safety, and sex-related bullying of all kinds. The hilariously straightforward contents of the book will be augmented by a new foreword written by a trusted "sexpert" to lend added expertise to this new edition.
About the Author
Nikol Hasler is the former host and writer of the successful web series The Midwest Teen Sex Show.andnbsp; She has written a weekly advice column andquot;Love, Sex, Etc.,andquot; for Milwaukee Magazine and other publications. She has given talks and facilitated sex education workshops at high schools and colleges and via online forums. She is currently an associate producer for KCET in Los Angeles, California.