What’s Happening to Me? (Boys Edition) (Facts of Life)


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A sensitive, detailed and informative guide to male puberty, invaluable for young boys and parents alike, tackles key subjects from physical changes to emotional ones.

Bright, stylish original colour illustrations and diagrams reveal everything young boys need to know about the changes they experience as they near puberty.

Written in a witty yet factual and clear style that makes this confusing and tricky subject approachable.

Includes basic details on what’s happening to girls, too.

Written in conjunction with medical and counselling experts.

 How do I shave?

When will my voice break?

What’s testosterone for?

Why are girls different?

Growing up is a whole lot easier if you have some idea what to expect.

A sensitive, detailed and informative guide to male puberty, this book will prove invaluable for both young boys and their parents alike, tackling key subjects from the physical changes that occur at this time to the emotional upheaval this can cause.

Ages 8+


  • Growing up
  • When will it happen?
  • Taller and stronger
  • Voice of doom
  • Getting hairy
  • Shaving
  • How does it start?
  • What’s it all about?
  • Down there…. And up here
  • Other boys look different
  • Your feelings
  • Power and responsibility
  • Good food
  • More about eating
  • Keep on moving
  • Filthy beasts
  • From the neck up
  • It’s different for girls
  • Girls on the inside….and on the outside
  • A girl’s life
  • Trials of life
  • Index