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Madaras, Lynda

Overview
Works: 74 works in 293 publications in 11 languages and 15,905 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Popular works  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: RJ144, 613.955
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lynda Madaras
     
    Most widely held works by Lynda Madaras
    The what's happening to my body? book for girls : a growing-up guide for parents and daughters by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    98 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 7,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls
    Ready, set, grow! : a "what's happening to my body?" book for younger girls by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Ready, Set, Grow! Young girls before the onset ofpuberty have a curiosity abouttheir soon-to-be changing bodiesthat needs addressing in a simplerway than for their older sisters. InMadaras's proven, trust-worthy, friendly voice and style, this entirelynew book now brings them thesame kind of thoughtful, down-toearthinformation'but at a readingand comprehension level that'sjust right for them. Responding throughout to reallifequestions and observationsfrom younger girls, Madarasexplores the changes that arehappening, or about to happen, tothem, including: the developmentof breasts, body hair, and bodyfat; the changes in their reproductiveorgans, both inside and out;their first period and all the complexfeelings surrounding it; theunwelcome appearance of acneand new body odors; and, perhapsmost important, how to respectand celebrate their unique bodies, even when the outside world isnot always so accepting. Lively cartoon drawings throughoutmake the book not only helpful, but fun to read, too
    My body, my self for girls by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Text, quizzes, exercises, and letters present information about physical changes and the different feelings girls have, including body image, diet, height, weight, menstrual cycle, and other concerns of teenage girls
    On your mark, get set, grow! : a "what's happening to my body?" book for younger boys by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Discusses the changes in boys' bodies as they grow older, covering such topics as health and hygiene issues and interactions with peers
    Lynda Madaras talks to teens about AIDS : an essential guide for parents, teachers, and young people by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    6 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A practical, straightforward guide about AIDS and AIDS prevention
    My body, my self for boys by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A book with facts and activities to answer questions about the physical and emotional changes that take place in a boys body in puberty
    The alphabet connection : a parent's and teacher's guide to beginning reading and writing by Pam Palewicz-Rousseau( Book )

    5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Womancare : a gynecological guide to your body by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    4 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    My feelings, my self by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Portuguese and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    The authors use text, quizzes, exercises, and letters to present information about relationships with parents and friends, self-awareness, peer pressure, and other concerns of teenage girls
    My body, my self for boys : the "what's happening to my body" workbook by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Explanatory text and workbook exercises present information about such aspects of male puberty as penis size, masturbation, and acne
    Great expectations : how to make 30 easy, fast, sexy, cheerful maternity outfits that let you feel like a woman as well as a mother-to-be by Leigh Adams( Book )

    1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    ¿Qué pasa en mi cuerpo? : el libro para muchachos by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Provides information and advice for boys concerning the physical, psychological, and behavioral changes associated with puberty
    Child's play by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Lynda Madaras' growing-up guide for girls by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Text, quizzes, exercises, and checklists present girls with a guide to understanding the life changes of adolescence, including relationships with parents, friends, boys, and themselves
    Woman doctor : the education of Jane Patterson, M.D. by Jane Patterson( Book )

    4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Autobiografie van Amerikaanse vrouwelijke arts
    Qué le pasa a mi cuerpo? : cómo ayudar a su hijo a convertirse en hombre by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    10 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls
    What's happening to my body? : a growing-up guide for parents and sons by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    3 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in Portuguese and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Het opgroeiboek voor jongens : alles wat jongens moeten weten over hun veranderende lichaam en gevoelens by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Aan de hand van zwartwittekeningen wordt verteld wat er allemaal in je lichaam verandert als je wat ouder wordt en welke gevoelens je daarbij krijgt. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
    Tie shen hua : shao nu cheng zhang shou zha by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    2 editions published in 1992 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Que pasa en mi cuerpo? : el libro para muchachos : la guia de mayor venta sobre el desarrollo escrita para adolescentes y preadolescentes by Lynda Madaras( Book )

    1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "The bestselling guide for preteens and teens now in a Spanish language edition. The "What's Happening to My Body?" growing-up guides are acknowledged by parents, educators, librarians, and doctors for their unique, nonthreatening style, excellent organization, and thorough coverage of both the physical and emotional issues surrounding puberty and adolescence. And kids love them too! As one fan wrote, "Dear Lynda, I can't believe that you, a mom, knew all this stuff!" In sensitive straight talk, ¿Que; pasa en mi cuerpo? Libro para muchachos covers the body's changing size and shape; diet and exercise; the growth spurt; the reproductive organs; body hair; voice changes; romantic and sexual feelings; and puberty in the opposite sex. It also includes information on steroid abuse, acne treatment, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and birth control. Includes a comprehensive resource section and line drawings. For ages 10 and up."--
     
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    Ready, set, grow! : a "what's happening to my body?" book for younger girls
    Alternative Names
    Lynda Madaras American writer and educator

    Madara, Linda

    מדארס, לינדה

    מדרס, לינדה

    매더러스, 린다

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    Ready, set, grow! : a "what's happening to my body?" book for younger girlsMy body, my self for girlsOn your mark, get set, grow! : a "what's happening to my body?" book for younger boysMy body, my self for boysMy feelings, my selfMy body, my self for boys : the "what's happening to my body" workbook¿Qué pasa en mi cuerpo? : el libro para muchachosWhat's happening to my body? : a growing-up guide for parents and sons