WorldCat Identities

Cooke, Kaz 1962-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 255 publications in 6 languages and 4,328 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Life skills guides  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Director, Illustrator, Compiler
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Most widely held works about Kaz Cooke
 
Most widely held works by Kaz Cooke
Real gorgeous : the truth about body and beauty by Kaz Cooke( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes that every body type is normal and beautiful, and dispels many of the myths about physical beauty
The terrible underpants by Kaz Cooke( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Wanda-Linda finds all her nice underpants still dripping on the clothesline, she is forced to wear the "terrible underpants", a baggy, stained pair, which she hopes no one will notice
The rough guide to pregnancy and birth by Kaz Cooke( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide to what is happening to you and your baby covers preparing for pregnancy and your baby, what tests are like and what they are for, choosing where to give birth, crying, eating, weeing and working, blokes, bosoms and busybodies!
Girl stuff : your full-on guide to the teen years by Kaz Cooke( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide for girls to the teenage years. Covers subjects such as body changes, body image, feelings, confidence, family, friends, drink, drugs, sex, schoolwork, work, money, safety, mental and physical health, clothes and make-up. Illustrated with cartoons and quotes from teenage girls who responded to the online Girl stuff survey questionnaires. Suggested level: secondary
Up the duff : the real guide to pregnancy by Kaz Cooke( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaz Cooke gives you the lowdown on pregnancy, birth and coping when you get home. No bossy-boots rules, just lots of cartoons and the soundest, sanest, wittiest advice you'll ever get. Everything you need to know about the scary parts, the funny parts and your private parts
Kidwrangling : the real guide to caring for babies, toddlers and preschoolers by Kaz Cooke( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidwrangling is funny, reassuring and practical, with no judgemental guruspeak about the right way to do things - just a range of great solutions for you to choose from. It delivers all the up-to-date, reliable info, with advice from the experts, including real mums and dads
Endometriosis : natural and medical solutions by Kaz Cooke( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide is a friendly, fun, informative and up-to-date explanation of endometriosis and how to manage it. From diet strategies and explanations of drug side effects to what to expect from surgery, and strategies to help with pain and hormonal swings, it explains all your options
Women's trouble : natural & medical solutions by Ruth Trickey( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menstrual cycle - Hormones - Adolescence - Menopause - Medical approach - Natural therapies - Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) - Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
Women's stuff : the true guide to your heart, head, health, home, happiness & hairy legs by Kaz Cooke( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you're starting or ending a relationship, a friend has found a lump in her breast, you're in debt, your partner's lost interest in sex or you don't know whether to believe the moisturiser label, Women's Stuff is your must-have guide, from leaving school to menopause and beyond. It's a best friend in book form, a complete guide to how to get your life together and face any challenge at any age. It's also the ultimate fib detector - Kaz has sifted the facts and tested the claims, exposing the lies women are told about cosmetics, other products and their health, and explaining which info you can trust and how to find the truth about everything. It covers the practical side of life, including work, money and homemaking, as well as getting to know and make friends with your body, family, mental and physical health, and sex and relationships. Three years in preparation, this guide book to making the most of yourself and your life includes the quotes and comments of more than 7000 women from all over the world, sharing their innermost thoughts on everything from sex to housework, drinking problems and hopes for the future. Providing info at your fingertips, if and when you need it, whichever stage your life is at, Women's Stuff will save you money and make you happier
Problem periods : natural & medical solutions by Kaz Cooke( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly, fun, informative book dealing with those common complaints, PMS and period pain. Problem Periods also explains some of the more difficult and less talked about conditions including Fibroids, Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) and Polyscystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Gorgeous by Kaz Cooke( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorgeous follows the perils of cartoon character Hermoine the Modern Girl as she tackles plastic surgery, beauty therapy and bulimia in a feral fit of inadequacy. Undermined by her evil inner voice, otherwise known as Deirdre the Weird Fairy, Hermoine journeys from heavy chocolate biscuit abuse to tortuous treatment at the beauty salon, the boutique and the gym. After narrowly escaping the clutches of an out-of-control plastic surgeon, Hermoine finally rebels against Deidre's obsession with eating behaviour and 'beauty'. Gorgeous asks why women and girls feel insecure, and what thoughts tempt them towards eating disorders and other strange beauty rituals. Hermoine proves that modern girls can stop feeling inadequate and regain their self-esteem. Kaz Cooke is a well-known Australian author and cartoonist. Her cartoon character Hermoine, the Modern Girl first in The Sydney Morning Herald in 1984. Hermoine has become a popular character through her appearance in Kaz's bestselling books, which include The Modern Girl's Guide to Safe Sex, The Modern Girl's Guide To Everything and the annual Modern Girl's Diary. Kaz Cooke is also the author of a book Real Gorgeous: The Truth About Body and Beauty, which explores the same themes as this film. A Film Australia National Interest Program. Copyright - 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia
The rough guide to babies & toddlers by Kaz Cooke( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now you have a baby, what on earth are you going to do with it? Kaz Cooke delivers up-to-date, reliable information with advice from the experts, including real mums and dads
Menopause : natural and medical solutions by Kaz Cooke( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menopause is a fun to read yet sensible explanation of the self-care, natural therapies and medical solutions for managing your menopause
Kidwrangling by Kaz Cooke( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pull-no-punches child-rearing guide from wildly popular Australian author and cartoonist Kaz Cooke. Kaz Cooke delivers up-to-date, reliable child-rearing information in her trademark hilarious style
The rough guide to girl stuff by Kaz Cooke( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide for girls to the teenage years, written with the humour, empathy, frankness and authority that Kaz Cooke brings to all her guides for women. Covers subjects such as body changes, body image, feelings, confidence, family, friends, drink, drugs, sex, schoolwork, work, money, safety, mental and physical health, clothes and make-up. Illustrated with Kaz's lively cartoons and quotes from the hundreds of teenage girls who responded to the online Girl Stuff Survey questionnaires
Get a grip by Kaz Cooke( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Tea-Rex writes about her mental health problems that stem from childhood sexual abuse and manifest as anorexia, depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress. She writes about coming out as a survivor, consent, polyamory, and being unemployed. The zine is illustrated with photographs and comics
Wanda-Linda goes berserk by Kaz Cooke( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanda-Linda wakes up in a bad mood. She's rude to her mum and dad, Mrs Kafoops from down the street and even Glenda, her hairy nosed wombat. Then her biggest tantrum ends up involving the fire department, a packet of butter and an audience of thousands
Living with crazy buttocks by Kaz Cooke( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaz Cooke sets her sights on Barbie, NASA, celebrities, firemen, archbishops, cosmetic surgery, Internet gurus, The Bill, and Ben-Hur. She even takes a hard look at Ricky Martin's bottom and Barbara Cartland's beauty secrets
A bun in the oven : the real guide to pregnancy by Kaz Cooke( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crocodile club by Kaz Cooke( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Real gorgeous : the truth about body and beauty
Alternative Names
Kaz Cooke Australian writer and cartoonist

Kuka, Keza 1962-

קוק, קאז 1962-

Languages
English (110)

Spanish (7)

German (3)

Italian (2)

French (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The terrible underpantsThe rough guide to pregnancy and birthGirl stuff : your full-on guide to the teen yearsUp the duff : the real guide to pregnancyKidwrangling : the real guide to caring for babies, toddlers and preschoolersEndometriosis : natural and medical solutionsWomen's trouble : natural & medical solutionsWomen's stuff : the true guide to your heart, head, health, home, happiness & hairy legs