Puberty Girl

Shushann Movsessian
AUD $26.95

Beautifully illustrated and full of practical advice this is an intelligent, fun, colourful guide to puberty - essential reading for all pre-teen girls, their parents and teachers.

Psst, want a whole new approach to puberty? Puberty Girl is here to help!

Whether or not you've started seeing the signs of your body changing, this fab book will bring new meaning and understanding to a young girl's tween years. Yes, it can be a confusing and emotional time - but with Puberty Girl by your side, you won't need to go through puberty alone.

Puberty Girl is smart, intelligent, fun, colourful and factual and TELLS IT LIKE IT IS. It talks about the big M, the V word (yep - Vagina!), the period costume, PMS, puberty power and even the B word - breasts! This beautifully illustrated book lets you know what to expect, physically and emotionally, as you tread the path to becoming a woman.

Author bio:

Shushann Movsessian has been running groups on puberty for girls for the last thirteen years at the Royal Women's Hospital in Sydney. Her work has developed out of her passion for representing menstruation as a normal, healthy and creative process of girls growing up. Shushann works as a psychotherapist and also has extensive local and international experience in counselling, group facilitation and training.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781741141047
Table Of Contents: CHAPTER 1 Why a book on puberty?

CHAPTER 2 Ooh, La La what's happening to me?


CHAPTER 4 The Period Costume

CHAPTER 5 Your Body means Business

CHAPTER 6 Puberty Power

CHAPTER 7 I'm the boss of my Body

CHAPTER 8 Work it out Girlfriend!

CHAPTER 9 Puberty Girl takes on the World

Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Imprint: Allen & Unwin
Pub Date: October 2004
Page Extent: 128
Format: Paperback
Age: 10 - 18
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational