Que pasa en mi cuerpo? Libro para muchachas: La guia de mayor venta sobre el desarrollo escrita para adolescentes y preadolescentes

Que pasa en mi cuerpo? Libro para muchachas: La guia de mayor venta sobre el desarrollo escrita para adolescentes y preadolescentes

by Lynda Madaras
     
 

The bestselling guide for preteens and teens now in a Spanish language edition.

The "What’s Happening to My Body?" 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

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The bestselling guide for preteens and teens now in a Spanish language edition.

The "What’s Happening to My Body?" 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!"

In a reassuring and down-to-earth style, ¿Qué pasa en mi cuerpo? Libro para muchachas covers the body’s changing size and shape; the growth spurt; breast development; the reproductive organs; the menstrual cycle; body hair; diet and exercise; romantic and sexual feelings; and puberty in the opposite sex. It also includes information on body types, anorexia and bulimia, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and birth control.

Includes a comprehensive resource section and line drawings. For ages 10 and up.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Lynda Madaras takes seriously the questions asked over the years in her sex education class and gives accurate, detailed answers." — School Library Journal

"These gender-specific titles take a modern and easygoing approach to puberty…explains everything in a readable and reassuring style." — VOYA: Voice of Youth Advocates

"Must reading." — Ralph I. Lopez, M.D., Adolescent Clinic, The New York Hospital— Cornell Medical School

"One of the most complete, well-written and clearly illustrated sex and health education texts to come off the press." — Arkansas Democrat

"Your book is a most helpful teaching tool…Your books put the students at ease…many, many thanks." — Excerpt from a teacher's letter to Lynda Madaras

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557049391
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/26/2011
Series:
What's Happening to My Body? Series
Edition description:
Spanish-Language Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
1,394,369
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
10 - 15 Years

Meet the Author

Lynda Madaras is the author of 12 books on health, child care, and parenting. For more than 25 years, she taught puberty and health education in California schools, and she has appeared on Oprah, CNN, PBS, and the Today Show.

Lynda Madaras es la autora de doce libros sobre la salud, el cuidado de ninos y la crianza de los hijos. Durante mas de veinticinco anos ha ensenado sobre la pubertad y la salud en escuelas de California, y ha sido invitada de Oprah, CNN, PBS y el Today Show.

Area Madaras was just 11 years old when she assisted her mother on their first book. Now a communications consultant and mother of two, she lives in California and continues to assist her mother with the series.

Area Madaras solo tenia once anos cuando colaboro por primera vez con su madre en un libro. Ahora es asesora de comunicaciones y madre de dos ninas, vive en California y continua trabajando con su madre en la serie.

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