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The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing Up

About the Book

The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing Up

written by Karen Gravelle and Jennifer Gravelle, illustrated by Debbie Palen

Celebrating over 20 years in print, this essential illustrated guide for adolescent girls is now available with new & updated content.

With over 400,000 copies sold, this appealingly illustrated guide to puberty --- now updated with new content relevant to today's kids --- is the perfect companion for girls and parents preparing for this important milestone. Written in consultation with preteen girls, this guide offers a supportive, practical approach, providing clear and sensitive answers to common questions.

This revised edition features new sections on:
- getting braces
- bra sizing
- shaving
- relatable anecdotes from real girls
- changing friendships
- romantic feelings
- dealing with sexual harassment both on social media and in real life

Complete with charming and informative interior illustrations, THE PERIOD BOOK is a trusty friend that can help girls feel confident about this new phase of their lives.

The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing Up
written by Karen Gravelle and Jennifer Gravelle, illustrated by Debbie Palen