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Being a teen : everything teen girls & boys should know about relationships, sex, love, health, identity & more

Fonda, Jane, 1937-

New York : Random House, [2014]

xxviii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * AN ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE THAT PARENTS WILL WANT FOR THEIR TEENS

This thorough, concise guide offers straight talk about:
 
* The male and female body as it changes and matures.
* Teen relationships: what it takes to create happy, supportive, positive, and meaningful connections with family, friends, and others.
* Identity empowerment: how to be authentic and thrive in today's world.
* Sex and sexuality for boys and girls: how teens should take care of their bodies, embrace their experiences, and strengthen self-esteem.
* Strategies for working through the toughest challenges, including bullying, sexual abuse, eating disorders, pregnancy, and more.
 
Praise for Being a Teen
 
"A frank and candid resource for adolescents." -- People
 
"Fonda's warmth and love for the teen community is evident." -- Publishers Weekly
 
"Clear, practical, and riveting, Being a Teen cuts away at myth, enhances teens' self-esteem, and arms them with a trove of useful information. Beautifully organized . . . Any parent, teacher, coach, or doctor needs to read this authoritative guide. What a lifesaver for our boys and girls!" --William S. Pollack, PhD, author of the international bestseller Real Boys and Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School

" Being a Teen should be in the hands of every teen in the world. It is a myth-busting, fact-filled treasure full of life information all teens want and need to know." --Christiane Northrup, M.D., New York Times bestselling author of Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom
 
"Clear, unflinching, and nonjudgmental . . . a reliable guide to the turbulent physical and social transitions of adolescence." --Michael Kimmel, Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies, Stony Brook University, and author of Guyland
 
"A comprehensive, honest, fun-to-read book for today's teenagers. This delightful book will be used again and again." --The Reverend Debra W. Haffner, president, Religious Institute, and author of From Diapers to Dating

"Detailed, accurate and practical . . . an excellent resource." --Paul Kivel, author of Boys Will Be Men

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ISBN:

978-0-8129-7861-2 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

ISBN:

978-0-8129-7861-2 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

LC Call No:

RG556.5 .F66 2014

Dewey Class No:

618.200835 23

Author:

Fonda, Jane, 1937-

Title:

Being a teen : everything teen girls & boys should know about relationships, sex, love, health, identity & more / Jane Fonda.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

xxviii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.

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text rdacontent

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unmediated rdamedia

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volume rdacarrier

Notes:

"A Random House trade paperback original"--Title page verso.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subject:

Teenage pregnancy.

Subject:

Teenagers--Sexual behavior.

Subject:

Sex instruction for teenagers.

Subject:

Teenagers--Health and hygiene.

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