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Period. : the quick guide to every uterus  Cover Image Book Book

Period. : the quick guide to every uterus / [illustrated by] Aitana Girâaldez ; [written by] Ruth Redford.

Redford, Ruth, (author.). Girâaldez, Aitana, (illustrator.).


"Periods. Every person who menstruates has a different relationship with their "Aunt Flow": some good, and some ... not-so-good. This 4-color graphic novel guide embraces all the icky, all the sticky, and all the confusing of our monthly cycle, acknowledging that there's no cookie cutter way to manage the physical and emotion mayhem. Filled with consumable, bite-sized tips, tricks, and "inside" medical information, this humorous, character-driven guide is the best friend you never knew you needed. And with it's fully gender-, body-, and sexuality-inclusive content, this is the no-judgement zone. Whether you're dreading your first period or can't wait to throw a Period Party, you'll find all the answers you need right here. Backed by the experts at Mayo Clinic, PERIOD. is the no-nonsense guide kids and caregivers alike can trust to navigate menstruation, period"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9798887700441
  • ISBN: 9789798887703
  • ISBN: 9798887700
  • ISBN: 9798887700090
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Rochester, MN : Mayo Clinic Press Kids, an imprint of Mayo Clinic Press, [2023]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Your period basics -- Being prepared -- Your first period -- Managing your period -- Frequently asked questions -- Period challenges -- Common worries -- PMS -- Helpful tips -- Glossary -- Tips for adults.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11 Mayo Clinic Press.
Grades 4-6 Mayo Clinic Press.
Subject: Menstruation > Juvenile literature.
Menstruation > Comic books, strips, etc.
Menstrual cycle > Juvenile literature.
Menstrual cycle > Comic books, strips, etc.
Menstrual cycle.
Menstruation > Cartoons and comics.
Graphic novels.
Menstrual Cycle.
Menstruation > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Menstruation > Bandes dessinâees.
Cycle menstruel.
Cycle menstruel > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Cycle menstruel > Bandes dessinâees.
Menstrual cycle.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Graphic Novel.
graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Juvenile works.
Graphic novels.
Romans graphiques.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


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Homer Public Library J 612.662 RED (Text) 000173541 Children's Library -- New Available -

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