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ISBN: 9781403496980
Author: Sheen, Barbara
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Published: September 2007
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Binding Type: Paperback
Annotation: Discusses the changes that puberty brings for boys and girls, the challenges that come with it, and the male and female reproductive systems.
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BISAC category:
Target Grade: 4-6
Grade level: 4-6
Physical Information: 9.25" H x 7.25" L x 0.25" W
Bargain Category: Social Issues, Reference, Non-Fiction, Middle School
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2008 Spring)
Factual information about the physical changes wrought by adolescence segues into a discussion of the accompanying emotional turbulence. Sheen's reassuring tone is spot on; less successful are generic "Case Studies": "Lester's voice broke during an important scene. Lester felt like running off the stage. But he kept on acting." Stock photos appear throughout in a gaudy layout. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. Copyright 2008 Horn Book Guide Reviews.