The Care & Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls

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Pleasant Company Publications, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 104 pages
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This bestselling guide answers all the questions growing girls have about their bodies - from hair care to healthy eating, bad breath to bra buying, pimples to periods. It offers guidance about basic hygiene and health without addressing issues of sexuality. Over 3 million copies sold!

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Perfect book for a teenage girl

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As a single dad its difficult to try to explain all the changes that an adolescent girl is about to experience I know the mechanics but not the emotions etc. I thought this book was excellent in ... Read full review

Wonderful resource!

User Review  - Oracle Triple C - Christianbook.com

This is a wonderful resource to what can be some very difficult conversations! It helped us beautifully open the door to talk about some topics that are easily swept under the carpet, but need to be ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Dr. Lauren Gerber is one of the Chicago metropolitan areas leading clinical Psychologists specializing in child and family therapy. Since graduating with honors at the top of her doctoral class at Pace University in 1995, she's maintained a private practice in Chicago and the suburbs as well as working for more than a decade in the suburban public school systems. Dr. Gerber also teaches at a University instructing graduate students in their study in the field of Psychology. Norm Bendell's witty illustrations have been the driving force behind some of the most successful campaigns in the modern era of advertising. His award winning work has also appeared in hundreds of publications, in animation and best selling books, including American Girl's best selling series. Norm began his career in Chicago, but soon moved to the crucible of New York to become an award winning Art and Creative Director. He then brought all that experience to a sophisticated illustrative style and has been delighting audiences and clients worldwide ever since.

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