The Boys Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up YOU

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You have questions? We have answers to everything you need to know for growing up you!

Growing up isn’t as easy as it looks. With changing emotions, friends, expectations, and bodies, some days it can seem like life is one big roller coaster ride. The Boy’s Body Book is here to help with expert advice, common sense tips, fast facts, and answers to all questions a boy might have. Topics include: From hair care to athlete’s foot, a head to toe guide to what’s happening with your ...

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Overview

You have questions? We have answers to everything you need to know for growing up you!

Growing up isn’t as easy as it looks. With changing emotions, friends, expectations, and bodies, some days it can seem like life is one big roller coaster ride. The Boy’s Body Book is here to help with expert advice, common sense tips, fast facts, and answers to all questions a boy might have. Topics include: From hair care to athlete’s foot, a head to toe guide to what’s happening with your changing body Basketball football, soccer, chess: How you can excel no matter what you like to do Your guide to the care and keeping of parents, teachers, brothers, and sisters How to keep your friends and your morals, and what to do if peer pressure starts to be come an issue

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781604333527
  • Publisher: Applesauce Press
  • Publication date: 8/6/2013
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 51,029
  • Age range: 10 - 14 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.20 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Kelli Dunham, RN, BSN is a nurse, a comedian, and an author of three other books: How To Survive and Maybe Even Love Nursing School, How to Survive and Maybe Even Love Your Life As A Nurse, and The Boy’s Body Book. In her spare time she likes to read and skateboard, and she would really, really like to learn to play the banjo. Steve Bjorkman has illustrated more than 70 books for children, including picture books such as Good Night, Little One, easy readers such as Thanksgiving Is…, and series such as Mama Rex and T. Steve is also well known for illustrating greeting cards. More than 100 million of his greeting cards for Recycled Paper Greetings have been sold.

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Table of Contents


Introduction: What's Changing?     6
The Care and Feeding of Your Changing Body     14
Hygiene (Hey, what's that smell?)     14
Hit the Showers     16
Get Dressed     17
Wash those Hands     18
Hair     20
The Ear from Which You Hear     21
The Ins and Outs, Ups and Downs of Acne     23
Putting Your Best Face Forward     24
Shaving     25
Keeping Your Awesome Smile Looking Awesome     26
Let's Brush     27
Boys and the Dentist     28
The Drama of Braces     29
Meet Your Feet     30
Thinking About Drinking, Smoking, and Drugs     32
Boys and Sleep     35
Wetting the Bed     36
What on Earth is Going On Around Here? Your Changing Body     38
Genital Changes     41
Morning Surprises     42
Changing Body Shape and Size     45
Eat Right and Shape Up     46
Body Hair     47
Vocal Changes     48
Changes In Your Skin     49
Emotional Changes     50
What's Normal?     52
Your Changing Body in theOutside World     54
Grades     54
A Quiz: What Do You Know About Grades?     56
Study Skills     58
Getting Along with Teachers     59
Boys and Sports     65
Sports Safety     66
Other Extracurricular Activities     70
Non-Sports Activities     71
Going to College     72
Getting an After School Job     73
Considering Your Future     74
Changes at Home     76
All Sorts of Families     76
What Do These People Want from Me?     78
The Care and Feeding of Parents     80
Curfews and Other Rules     82
Stressed Families     83
Divorce     84
The Art of Being Friends with Siblings     86
Your Changing Feelings and Friends     88
Your Friends     88
A Few Tips for Making New Friends     90
Friendship Skills     93
Dealing with Peer Pressure     94
Staying Safe in Relationships with Other People     97
Dealing With Out of Control Feelings     98
Is it Ok to Cry?     100
Self Esteem     101
Resources and Further Reading     102
Meet the Experts     106
Meet the Author and Illustrator     107
Index     108
About Applesauce Press     112
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