The Care and Keeping of You 2: The Body Book for Older Girls

Book review by Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Deeply informative, reassuring puberty handbook for girls.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 12 reviews

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age 13+

For older girls- read book one first

We started with book one for preteens/early teens when my oldest was 10. This has some deep information that might overwhelm your daughter. This book should not substitute open dialouge. This is book two- needless to say, know your kid and their maturity level. I think it's important to talk about the content of both books together. My daughter has been very thankful and has felt less embarrassed or alone because we openly talk about it. Definitely educational.

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For kids who love strong girls and coming-of-age stories

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