The Growing Up Book for Boys by Davida Hartman is a book about puberty for boys on the autism spectrum.
A book about puberty for boys on the autism spectrum. Includes all the physical changes and how to care for their changing body. Also includes emotional changes, friendships, staying safe online, body safety, erections, wet dreams and having a crush on someone (doesn’t include liking someone of the same sex and assumes that boys will like girls).
This book does not discuss sexual intercourse, masturbation or sexy thoughts.
The Growing Up Book for Boys by Davida Hartman is ideal for children from 9 years of age.
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