The Resource It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley

It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley

Label
It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health
Title
It's perfectly normal
Title remainder
changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health
Statement of responsibility
Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
Title variation
It is perfectly normal
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Harris, Robie H
Dewey number
613.9/07/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For age 10 and up
LC call number
HQ53
LC item number
.H37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Emberley, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex instruction for children
  • Sex instruction for teenagers
  • Sexual health
  • Puberty
  • Adolescence
  • Sex instruction
  • Sexual health
Target audience
juvenile
Label
It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Earlier editions were published with a different subtitle: It's perfectly normal : a book about changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lots of questions : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health -- What is sex? Girl or boy, female or male : sex and gender ; Making babies : sexual reproduction ; Strong feelings : sexual desire ; Making love : sexual intercourse ; Who you are : straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender -- Our bodies. The human body : all kinds of bodies ; Outside and inside : the female sex organs ; Outside and inside : the male sex organs ; Words : talking about bodies and sex -- Puberty. Changes and messages : puberty and hormones ; The travels of the egg : female puberty ; The travels of the sperm : male puberty ; Not all at once! : growing and changing bodies ; More changes! : taking care of your body ; Back and forth, up and down : new and changing feelings ; Perfectly normal : masturbation -- Families and babies. All sorts of families : taking care of babies and kids ; Instructions from Mom and Dad : the cell-- genes and chromosomes ; A kind of sharing : cuddling, kissing, touching, and sexual intercourse ; Before birth : pregnancy ; What a trip! : birth ; Other arrivals : more ways to have a baby and family -- Decisions. Planning ahead : postponement, abstinence, and birth control ; Laws and rulings : abortion -- Staying healthy. Helpful-- fun-- creepy-- dangerous : texting, messaging, e-mailing, being online ; Talk about it : sexual abuse ; Getting a checkup : sexually transmitted diseases ; Scientists working day and night : HIV and AIDS ; Staying healthy : responsible choices
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, New edition, 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
98 pages
Isbn
9780763668716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocn869904593
Label
It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
Publication
Note
  • Earlier editions were published with a different subtitle: It's perfectly normal : a book about changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lots of questions : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health -- What is sex? Girl or boy, female or male : sex and gender ; Making babies : sexual reproduction ; Strong feelings : sexual desire ; Making love : sexual intercourse ; Who you are : straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender -- Our bodies. The human body : all kinds of bodies ; Outside and inside : the female sex organs ; Outside and inside : the male sex organs ; Words : talking about bodies and sex -- Puberty. Changes and messages : puberty and hormones ; The travels of the egg : female puberty ; The travels of the sperm : male puberty ; Not all at once! : growing and changing bodies ; More changes! : taking care of your body ; Back and forth, up and down : new and changing feelings ; Perfectly normal : masturbation -- Families and babies. All sorts of families : taking care of babies and kids ; Instructions from Mom and Dad : the cell-- genes and chromosomes ; A kind of sharing : cuddling, kissing, touching, and sexual intercourse ; Before birth : pregnancy ; What a trip! : birth ; Other arrivals : more ways to have a baby and family -- Decisions. Planning ahead : postponement, abstinence, and birth control ; Laws and rulings : abortion -- Staying healthy. Helpful-- fun-- creepy-- dangerous : texting, messaging, e-mailing, being online ; Talk about it : sexual abuse ; Getting a checkup : sexually transmitted diseases ; Scientists working day and night : HIV and AIDS ; Staying healthy : responsible choices
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, New edition, 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
98 pages
Isbn
9780763668716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocn869904593

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