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The Resource It's not the stork! : a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley

It's not the stork! : a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley

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It's not the stork! : a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends
Title
It's not the stork!
Title remainder
a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends
Statement of responsibility
Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
Title variation
It is not the stork
Title variation remainder
a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the expert team behind IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL and IT'S SO AMAZING! comes a book for younger children about their bodies - a resource that parents, teachers, librarians, health care providers, and clergy can use with ease and confidence. Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children are not afraid to ask questions. What makes me a girl? What makes me a boy? Why are some parts of girls' and boys' bodies the same and why are some parts different? How was I made? Where do babies come from? Is it true that a stork brings babies to mommies and daddies? IT'S NOT THE STORK! helps answer these endless and perfectly normal questions that preschool, kindergarten, and early elementary school children ask about how they began. Through lively, comfortable language and sensitive, engaging artwork, Robie H. Harris and Michael Emberley address readers in a reassuring way, mindful of a child's healthy desire for straightforward information. Two irresistible cartoon characters, a curious bird and a squeamish bee, provide comic relief and give voice to the full range of emotions and reactions children may experience while learning about their amazing bodies. Vetted and approved by science, health, and child development experts, the information is up-to-date, age-appropriate, and scientifically accurate, and always aimed at helping kids feel proud, knowledgeable, and comfortable about their own bodies, about how they were born, and about the family they are part of
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
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176037
Cataloging source
DLC
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Harris, Robie H
Dewey number
649/.65
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ53
LC item number
.H36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
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Emberley, Michael
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True
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  • Sex instruction for children
  • Sex role in children
  • Sex differences
  • Childbirth
Target audience
juvenile
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a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends
Label
It's not the stork! : a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
2550882
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
59 p.
Isbn
9780763600471
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005054280
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61758705
  • (OCoLC)61758705
Label
It's not the stork! : a book about girls, boys, babies, bodies, families, and friends, Robie H. Harris ; illustrated by Michael Emberley
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
2550882
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
59 p.
Isbn
9780763600471
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005054280
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61758705
  • (OCoLC)61758705

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