Starting to have periods is something all girls face, and is one sign of growing up. It's nothing to be embarrassed or ashamed about! This book explains exactly what periods are, why they happen, and how they will affect you; asking all the questions and giving all the answers simply and openly, with plenty of practical advice.
Ruth Thomson is an award-winning writer of non-fiction books for both children and young people. She writes on an eclectic range of topics, including history, writing skills and art and design, as well as on the human body and health. She also travels widely, collecting recycled artefacts and stories about their makers to exhibit in museums and galleries. Chloe Thomson is a Psychology graduate with a particular interest in eating disorders, teenagers and health. She has worked on the development of leaflets and posters for several health campaigns for a major cancer charity. Chloe currently splits her time between writing and working as a camera assistant for both television and film.