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What's Going on Down There?: A Boy's Guide to Growing Up

About the Book

What's Going on Down There?: A Boy's Guide to Growing Up

This boys’ guide to puberty returns in this 25% updated two-color edition, featuring new chapters on body image, consent, and more.

Boys can have many questions about going through puberty. With over 140,000 copies sold, this appealingly illustrated guidebook—now updated with content relevant to today’s preteens --- is the perfect companion for boys and parents preparing for this milestone.

Written in consultation with tween boys, this guide offers a supportive, practical approach, providing clear and sensitive information about common issues --- from what physical changes might happen, to what puberty is like for girls, to how to handle new sexual feelings. The revised edition includes 25% new content on important topics like body image, consent and using social media safely.

Complete with funny illustrations, this book will give boys the facts they need to feel confident about this new phase of their lives.

What's Going on Down There?: A Boy's Guide to Growing Up
by Karen Gravelle and Robert Leighton