Brown, Laurie & Marc. Whats the Big Secret? Little, Brown pub.
A great book for ages 3-10 by the author of Arthur books.
Hindman, Jan. A Very Touching Book. Alexandria, pub.
A book that teaches about privacy.
Hickling, Meg. Boys, Girls & Body Science: A First Book About Facts of Life. Harbour Publishing. 2002
Puberty Books For Kids
Mayle, Peter. Whats Happening to Me? Lyle Stuart, pub.
This book describes puberty changes with an English sense of humour. Also available on video.
Harris, Robie. Its Perfectly Normal . Candlewick, pub.
A very comprehensive book with marvellous illustrations on puberty and sexual health.
The Caring and Keeping Of You: The Body Book For Girls. American Girl Library. ISBN 1-56247-666-1
Books for parents and older teens
Pollack, William. Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons From The Myths Of Boyhood.
Pipher, Mary. Reviving Ophelia Saving The Selves Of Adolescent Girls.
More Speaking of Sex A newly revised and expanded book by Meg Hickling. Published by Northstone Publishing, Inc. Call 1-800-299-2926 to order.
Web sites on sexuality:
A starting place for teens to learn about sexuality issues: www.siecus.org
Sex, Etc is an information, advice and resource site for teens by teens. Check out www.sextc.org.
Talking with kids about tough issues is a site which offers encouragement for parents to talk with their children early and often and sexuality issues:www.talkingwithkids.org
Options for Sexual Health (Planned Parenthood Association of B.C.) has a very comprehensive book and Web site list for parents and kids which can be accessed by calling 604-932-3202.