It's a Girl Thing: How to Stay Healthy, Safe and in Charge (Paperback)
How to Stay Healthy, Safe and in Charge
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780679873921, 144pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 1996
The highly acclaimed girls' guide to adolescence by a Newbery Honor-winning author is now available in a rack-sized paperback edition. Reviewers were unanimous in their praise for this useful and important book.
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Praise For It's a Girl Thing: How to Stay Healthy, Safe and in Charge…
"It's difficult to imagine an adolescent girl who wouldn't benefit from this candid, supportive and often genuinely funny guide...this volume will spark communication between parents and daughters."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
"The text is sometimes humorous, but always conveys caring, respect and concer...A fine and thoughtful effort."--School Library Journal, starred review
"What's good and unusual here is Jukes' been there, done that matter-of-factness about aspects of female existence rarely discussed in literature...Tilley's scribbly, lighthearted vignettes accentuate the light tone of the text."--The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"Will leave girls informed and in charge."--The Horn Book