Every teenager has a body that seems to change and develop daily. But how many of them know how it works and what to expect. Dr. Janet Hall understands the peer pressure and the misguided information that abounds about sex. In this book she empowers her readers by telling them the facts - giving it to them straight. Dr. Janet Hall is a clinical psychologist, hypnotherapist and author of several books. She has over 20 years experience as a consultant in counselling, education and business. She runs workshops across Australia on relationships and family/child management. She lives in Melbourne and has two children who have taught her the realities of bring up teenagers. The other books written by her: "Easy Toilet Training", "Confident Kids", "Fight-free Families", "Boss of the Bladder". The Illustrator, Bettina Guthridge's wonderfully energetic and mad illustrations are best known from her Mango Street series with Margaret Clark. Her previous books for Random House was "Ghost on Toast" (also with Margaret Clark) and "Schools at War" (with Di Bates). Bettina does not have a Harbour view. She lives in Melbourne.
This book is written by an author who is a frequent guest on talk-back radio and was featured on the popular TV Show "Sex Life". Demand for books on this subject never seems to wan. This is a practical and informative book, covering a broad range of areas and addressing many different issues. The tone suits any reader, from the teacher, to the parent, to the young adult. It features good, clear, concise writing that handles sometimes sensitive issues with care and knowledge.show more