Spurt

Spurt


  • Author: Chris Miles
  • Release Date : 2017-02-07
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • File Size: 1651432 Bytes


A boy who’s the last in his class to go through puberty tries to fake it till he makes it through a series of cringe-worthy and hilarious events in this “funny, heartfelt” (School Library Journal) balls-and-all coming-of-age novel that’s Judy Blume for boys!Jack Sprigley isn’t just a late-bloomer. He’s a no-bloomer. He’s in the eighth grade, and puberty is still a total no-show.Worse yet, he hasn’t heard from his friends all winter vacation. He assumes they’ve finally dumped him and his child-like body—except then he finds out that it’s much worse than that. His friends are now so far ahead of him that they’ve started dating and getting girlfriends. Jack is out of luck. But then he comes up with a plan to catch up and win his ...

It s Perfectly Normal
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

It s Perfectly Normal


  • Author : Robie H. Harris
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763644840


It s Perfectly Normal Book Description :

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy....

It s Perfectly Normal

It s Perfectly Normal


  • Author : Robie H. Harris
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763669973


It s Perfectly Normal Book Description :

The definitive book about puberty and sexual health for today’s kids and teens, now fully updated for its twentieth anniversary. For two decades, this universally acclaimed book on sexuality has been the most trusted and accessible resource for kids, parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone else who cares about the well-being of tweens and teens. Now, in honor of its anniversary, It’s Perfectly Normal has been updated with information on subjects such as safe and savvy Internet use, gender identity, emergency contraception, and more. Providing accurate and up-to-date answers to nearly every imaginable question, from conception and puberty to birth control and STDs, It’s Perfectly Normal offers young people the information they need—now more ...

It s Not the Stork
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

It s Not the Stork


  • Author : Robie H. Harris
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2011-08-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763658632


It s Not the Stork Book Description :

From the expert team behind IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL and IT'S SO AMAZING! comes a book for younger children about their bodies — a resource that parents, teachers, librarians, health care providers, and clergy can use with ease and confidence. Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children are not afraid to ask questions. What makes me a girl? What makes me a boy? Why are some parts of girls' and boys' bodies the same and why are some parts different? How was I made? Where do babies come from? Is it true that a stork brings babies to mommies and daddies? IT'S NOT THE STORK! helps answer these endless and perfectly normal questions that preschool, kindergarten, and early elementary school children ask ab...

It s So Amazing
Score: 4.5
From 8 Ratings

It s So Amazing


  • Author : Robie H. Harris
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763669980


It s So Amazing Book Description :

“An outstanding book. . . . Meets the needs of those in-between or curious kids who are not ready, developmentally or emotionally, for It’s Perfectly Normal.” —Booklist (starred review) How does a baby begin? What makes a baby male or female? How is a baby born? Children have plenty of questions about reproduction and babies—and about sex and sexuality, too. It’s So Amazing! provides the answers—with fun, accurate, comic-book-style artwork and a clear, lively text that reflects the interests of children age seven and up in how things work, while giving them a healthy understanding of their bodies. Created by the author and illustrator of It’s Perfectly Normal, this forthright and funny book has been newly updated for its fifteenth ann...

Let s Talk about Sex

Let s Talk about Sex


  • Author : Robie H. Harris
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Hygiene, Sexual
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1844281744


Let s Talk about Sex Book Description :

Written for adolescents, this book provides frank, up-to-date abd reassuring information on all aspects of growing up, puberty, sex and sexual health....

Perfectly Normal

Perfectly Normal


  • Author : Sandra Pertot
  • Publisher : Rodale
  • Release Date : 2005-02-05
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1579548849


Perfectly Normal Book Description :

A challenge to assumptions about sex in our society confronts the unrealistic expectations that leave many couples disappointed in their love lives, and explores a new view of sex in relationships that allows intimates to stop berating themselves over what they do not have. Original. 30,000 first printing....

Perfectly Norman

Perfectly Norman


  • Author : Tom Percival
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781681199160


Perfectly Norman Book Description :

This empowering title in the Big Bright Feelings series is about embracing and celebrating what makes you unique. Norman had always been perfectly normal . . . until one day, he grows a pair of wings! Afraid of what people will think, Norman covers them up with a big coat. Can Norman find the courage to be himself? While we all might feel afraid about standing out, Perfectly Norman shows that there's nothing better than being yourself! The Big Bright Feelings picture books provide kid-friendly entry points into emotional intelligence topics--from being true to yourself, to worrying, to anger management, to making friends. These topics can be difficult to talk about. But these books act as sensitive and reassuring springboards for conversations about ...

We Are Totally Normal
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

We Are Totally Normal


  • Author : Rahul Kanakia
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-03-31
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062865830


We Are Totally Normal Book Description :

In this queer contemporary YA, perfect for fans of Becky Albertalli and This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story, Nandan’s perfect plan for junior year goes awry after he hooks up with a guy for the first time. Nandan’s got a plan to make his junior year perfect, but hooking up with his friend Dave isn’t part of it—especially because Nandan has never been into guys. Still, Nandan’s willing to give a relationship with him a shot. But the more his anxiety grows about what his sexuality means for himself, his friends, and his social life, the more he wonders whether he can just take it all back. Is breaking up with Dave—the only person who’s ever really gotten him—worth feeling “normal” again?...

Ain t Misbehavin

Ain t Misbehavin


  • Author : Alyson Schafer
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-02-11
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470963562


Ain t Misbehavin Book Description :

Bestselling author, psychotherapist, and leading parenting expert on tackling any child's worst behavior Following her phenomenally successful, Honey, I Wrecked the Kids, parenting guru Alyson Schaefer addresses every parent's secret fear: their child is the one no parenting book can possibly help. In her newest book, she conquers, one by one, all those behavioral bugaboos that can make a child seem, at times, impossible-and a parent's life hell. With explicit, life-saving tips on the perfect thing to say or do when things get out of control, Ain't Misbehavin' offers parents a sensible, democratic solution to meeting even the toughest discipline challenges. Includes first-person accounts of literally hundreds of parenting conundrums-with practical in...

Sex is a Funny Word
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

Sex is a Funny Word


  • Author : Cory Silverberg
  • Publisher : Seven Stories Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609806071


Sex is a Funny Word Book Description :

2016 Winner of the Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction 2016 ALA Stonewall Book Award, Honor Book 2016 ALA Notable Children's Book A comic book for kids that includes children and families of all makeups, orientations, and gender identities, Sex Is a Funny Word is an essential resource about bodies, gender, and sexuality for children ages 8 to 10 as well as their parents and caregivers. Much more than the "facts of life" or “the birds and the bees," Sex Is a Funny Word opens up conversations between young people and their caregivers in a way that allows adults to convey their values and beliefs while providing information about boundaries, safety, and joy. The eagerly anticipated follow up to Lambda-nominated What Makes a Baby, f...