Inside Out: Your body is amazing inside and out and only belongs to you by Dr Mary Jo Podgurski is an interactive body safety book for kids and parents.
This is one of the many books in the Nonnie Series, which is a collection of books that approach tough conversations with kindness and respect. She has also written Nonnie Talks About Sex, Nonnie Talks About Puberty, Nonnie Talks About Gender, and Inside Out: Your body is amazing inside and out and only belongs to you.
I am a huge fan of these books as they are the sort of book that you can sit down and read together with your child, and complete the activities at the end of each chapter. Plus they lead into the topic very gently in a non-confronting way. These books are all based around the story of 2 children and a grandmother who helps them to understand tough topics.
This book is an interactive colouring-in book that helps parents to empower kids with the knowledge and skills to prevent (and disclose) sexual abuse. It is based around 7 important lessons that are designed to keep kids safe as well as to empower them in regards to responding to unwanted touch and sexual abuse.
Inside Out by Dr Mary Jo Podgurski is ideal for children between the ages of 8 – 12 years of age.
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You can find more books like this in my list of Sex Education Books for Children.
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