Helloflo: The Guide, Period.: The Everything Puberty Book for the Modern Girl
"Full of practical advice, helpful explanations, and messages of encouragement...Period." -- Parents. ...more
So... what did I learn? I learned that you're not supposed to flush tampons. (Surprise, ladies! If you're an adult, you probably remember hearing about how flushable those little wh ...more
There are plenty of great puberty books out there for young people with vaginas. Helloflo: The Guide, Period.: The Everything Puberty Book for the Modern Girl is not one of them. Written by HelloFlo founder Naama Bloom and stamped with her company branding, The Guide, Period promises to be a fantastic addition to a pre-teen's arsenal of body-awareness books, but it simply doesn't deliver.
The Guide, Period opens with the declaration that, "There is no such thing as clean underwear. At least for a...more
If you need this kind of book choose this one. Bypass those American Girl ones...Pleas ...more
I loved the diversity of women represented as well! ...more
I like the options and frank ...more
One part of this book that stuck out to me was the use of the styles throughout the ages. I think its fascinating that girls today can see the different styles of eyebrows or bre ...more
This book also has information for parents and adults. As an adult ...more
I plan on purchasing this book for my school library, but would also re ...more
The dedication says: “For the awkward girls trying to figure things out”
Now I am a nerdy Mom of nerdy kids so we’re all awkward here. But in this context, the use of “awkward” isn’t helpful. I want to give my daughter a book or two that helps her & encourages her that she’s not alone, that millions of girls across the globe are all going through the same season of life.