PUBERTY IN MOTION
2021 WHITE RAVENS selection
Young Adults Non Fiction
Gloria A. Calvo, Camila Lynn ,Agostina Mileo. Illustrations by Martina Trach
All languages except for Asian, Turkish, Czeck, Slovak, German
Gloria was born in Buenos Aires. Her permanent amazement at the diversity of the world, people and cultures, prompted her to study Anthropology. She loves teaching as well as learning. In her spare time, she reads, writes, poses for thought with friends and takes care of her garden. Camila was born in Buenos Aires. She is professor in Educational Sciences at the University of Buenos Aires and works on health issues and public policies. Agostina lives iBuenos Aires with her two cats and her tu...
Puberty is one of the most mobilizing times in life. It involves profound changes, strong new desires and strange new sensations. A world of changes. A world of new things: feelings, questions, fears, interests. A world of new desires: to explore and experience new things, to have more privacy and become independent.
The idea in this book is to help juniors understand what they are going through. In these pages, they will find information to answer a lot of their questions, clear up some of their doubts, and let them know what this new stuff is all about.
The hope is that it provides them with some tools to express how they feel and live their years of puberty to the full.