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Bunk 9's guide to growing up : secrets, tips, and expert advice on the good, the bad, & the awkward : all about your changing body from the girls of Camp Silver Moon / as told to Adah Nuchi ; illustrated by Meg Hunt ; Dr. Meryl Newman-Cedar (Medical Consultant).

Nuchi, Adah, (author.). Hunt, Meg, (illustrator.). Newman-Cedar, Meryl, (contributor.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library YA 612.6 NUC 000149850 Teen Corner -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781523502684
  • ISBN: 1523502681
  • ISBN: 9780761193593
  • ISBN: 0761193596
  • Physical Description: 189 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2017]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Welcome to Bunk 9! -- Week 1. Puberty : in which Brianna and Abby notice that something is different, and everyone wonders if things will ever be the same -- Week 2. Hygiene : in which Jenna and Sage discover that something is rotten in the state of Bunk 9, and everyone else is grateful they're not the offender -- Week 3. Breasts : in which Grace stuffs her bra with disastrous results, and the Silver Moon Sisterhood is formed -- Week 4. Menstruation : in which Emma L. gets her period, and with a little help from her friends, celebrates womanhood with a big splash -- Week 5. Boys : in which Makayla discovers a few secrets about Bunk 8, and everyone else gains valuable and unwanted knowledge -- Week 6. Health : in which Emma R. and Jenna mesmerize the group with a little help from a wizard named Harry, and everyone is in need of a good night's sleep -- Week 7: Feelings : in which everyone puts on their best outfits, and Abby adds another "first" to our summer -- The last day.
Summary, etc.:
This girl-powered book about puberty is written in the voice of counselors in training at the fictional Camp Silver Moon. This fictionalized nonfiction diary-style guide follows nine 12-year-old girls at a summer camp is like having a best friend or older sister who shares everything there is to know about being comfortable in your chasing body so you can survive and thrive through puberty.
Target Audience Note:
For ages 8-12.
Subject: Puberty > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Physiology > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Growth > Juvenile literature.
Girls > Conduct of life > Juvenile literature.
Youth > Health and hygiene > Juvenile literature.
Preteens > Health and hygiene > Juvenile literature.
Preteens > Physiology > Juvenile literature.
Preteens > Social conditions > Juvenile literature.
Adolescence > Juvenile literature.
Preteens > Health and hygiene.
Preteens > Physiology.
Teenage girls > Health and hygiene.
Teenage girls > Physiology.
Teenage girls > Social conditions.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Health & Daily Living > Maturing.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Social Topics > Adolescence.
Girls > Conduct of life.
Girls > Growth.
Girls > Physiology.
Youth > Health and hygiene.
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.