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Missing Mommy: A Book About Bereavement
Missing Mommy
A Book About Bereavement
School & Library      ISBN: 0805095071
Daddy comforts and reassures a very young boy after Mommy dies.
The "What's Happening to My Body?" Book for Boys
Paperback      ISBN: 1557047650
Provides information and advice concerning the physical, psychological, and behavioral changes associated with puberty.
Grandma Comes to Stay
Grandma Comes to Stay
Paperback      ISBN: 1847802516
First Experiences is an exciting new series portraying young children's very first experience of nursery school, time with grandparents and other events. The first time for anything can be daunting, and these books set out to familiarise children, through simple read-aloud words and beautiful photos, with what seems, at first, unfamiliar but will eventually become a routine part of everyday life. In this book set in Ghana, Stephanie is getting everything ready because Grandma is coming to stay. Grandma shows Stephanie how to wear traditional dress, reads her favourite book, and takes her to see real-life dancers at a festival. In return, Stephanie shows Grandma how to kick a ball, ride a bike and play the drum.
Vicky Goes to the Doctor
Vicky Goes to the Doctor
Hardcover      ISBN: 1847803636
When Vicky, a young Nigerian girl, does not feel like eating or playing with her friends, her mother takes her to the doctor's office.
The Period Book: Everything You Don't Want to Ask but Need to Know
The Period Book
Everything You Don't Want to Ask but Need to Know
Paperback      ISBN: 0802777368
Clear answers to common questions, practical guidance, and easy-to-read facts provide young girls with information about this major event in a woman's life--helping explain the process and all the changes that come as a result of it. Simultaneous.
Everyone Poops
Everyone Poops
PBD      ISBN: 0613685725
Shows how creatures throughout the animal world--including humans--deal with the products of digestion.
What's Happening to Me?
What's Happening to Me?
Paperback      ISBN: 0818403128
A sympathetic, honest treatment of the physical and emotional changes occurring during adolescence answers the questions children ask most often
My Body, My Self for Boys
My Body, My Self for Boys
Paperback      ISBN: 1557047677
Provides a journal and activity book to help boys find answers to the many questions they have about the emotional and physical changes that occur during puberty.
A Smart Girl's Guide to Liking Herself-Even on the Bad Days
A Smart Girl's Guide to Liking Herself-Even on the Bad Days
Paperback      ISBN: 1593699433
In an advice-filled book that helps teach girls to feel their best in all kinds of situations, girls will learn how high self-esteem can turn a good day into a great one, while low self-esteem can make a bad day even worse. Original. 40,000 first printing.
The Gas We Pass: The Story of Farts
The Gas We Pass
The Story of Farts
Paperback      ISBN: 1929132158
A reassuring and humorous title presents curious readers with a straightforward, relatable look at a natural body function, explaining how and why gas is produced and eliminated. Reprint.