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What's happening to our girls?

Book
Adolescence
Gender
body image
safer sex

Topics: puberty, alcohol and drugs, bullying, sex, friendships, romantic relationships, body image.


Non-fiction


Too much too soon. how our kids are overstimulated, oversold and oversexed. Over two years Maggie Hamilton interviewed girls, teachers, school counsellors, psychologists and law enforcement and medical personnel to get an insider's view on what girls are experiencing at present, from birth to the teenage years.


Age: Parents and teachers

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Girls like that and other plays for teenagers

Book
Australia
Lower secondary
Middle secondary
Upper secondary
adolescence
body image
emotional literacy
LGBTI
sexual diversity
gender diversity
puberty
friendships
bullying
sexting

Topics: sexting, LGBTI, sexual diversity, families, transgender, gender diversity.


Fiction


'Girls Like That' explores the pressures caused by technology when a schoolgirls naked photograph goes viral.

'Banana Boys' is about the challenge of being on the school football team and being secretly gay.

'Holloway Jones' is a about with growing up with a parent in prison.

'Pronoun' is about two childhood sweethearts dealing with the fact that one of them, Isabella, has come out as transgender.


Ages: 13+