Growing Up: Boy Talk A Survival Guide to Growing Up by Caroline Plaisted


Growing Up: Boy Talk A Survival Guide to Growing Up by Caroline Plaisted

Hair is sprouting up everywhere, your skin is having an acne attack and suddenly girls aren't so annoying...What's going on? Growing up can be a rollercoaster ride, but it can be a whole lot easier if you know what to expect. With advice from everything from shaving to your social life, you can take it easy - this guide will tell you everything you need to know. The Growing Up series: Full of fun artwork and enlivened with a modern, quirky design, these books offer essential information on the ups and downs of growing up. Written in a direct, yet informal way, these handy guides will be a useful aid for pre-teen readers. Sensitive treatment of difficult but familiar issues. Fun graphic-style artwork. Down-to-earth text with clear, practical advice. The Growing Up series includes: Boy Talk: 9781848356115 Girl Talk: 9781848356108

About the Author

Caroline Plaisted

Caroline Plaisted was born and raised in London. She worked in publishing for many years before becoming a full-time writer. She is published by Bloomsbury, Simon and Schuster, Piccadilly Press and Scholastic, amongst others. She lives in Ashford, Kent with her two children, two dogs and two cats.

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48 pages
Interest Age: From 9


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Publication date

1st August 2011



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