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My Body My Choice

The Fight for Abortion Rights

by Robin Stevenson
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: pregnancy, sexuality & pregnancy, girls & women

★“Required reading for teens of every gender.”—Booklist, starred review
Abortion is one of the most common of all medical procedures. But it is still stigmatized,  and all too often people do not feel they can talk about their experiences.
Making abortion illegal or hard to access doesn't make it any less common; it just makes it dangero …

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Dear Diary, I'm Pregnant

Teenagers Talk About Their Pregnancy

edited by Anrenée Englander
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: sexuality & pregnancy, pregnancy

In poignant and insightful interviews, Anrénee Englander presents the voices of ten pregnant teens as they discuss their experiences and choices around motherhood, adoption and abortion. First published to critical acclaim in 1997, this new edition contains the original interviews as well as d material including a resources section. Presenting dif …

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The Little Black Book for Guys

Guys Talk About Sex

created by St. Stephen's Community House
edition: Paperback
also available: Audiobook (CD)
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: sexuality & pregnancy, emotions & feelings, dating & sex

Lots of guys talk the big talk, but what’s really going on with sex?

That’s what a group of young men sat down to figure out for The Little Black Book for Guys. To get behind the hype, they talked to other teens and collected stories, poems, essays, and art about personal experiences. They also interviewed health professionals to get the facts t …

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The Little Black Book for Girlz

A Book on Healthy Sexuality

by St. Stephen's Community House
edition: Paperback
also available: Audiobook (CD)
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: dating & sex, sexuality & pregnancy, emotions & feelings

Check it out: not just a book about sex, but a look at girl culture by youth themselves. No stuffy school textbook. No nosey adults. Just a diverse group of teen girls from a community youth project who had questions about sexuality. To find answers, they collected stories, poetry, and artwork from other youth. They also interviewed frontline healt …

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Hear Me Out

True Stories of Teens Educating and Confronting Homophobia

with Planned Parenthood of Toronto
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: lgbt, self-esteem & self-reliance, teenagers, sexuality & pregnancy

Twenty Gay teens speak out about their lives, about the realization of their sexuality, and the consequences for themselves. These young people discuss the reactions of their friends and families, their schoolmates and society in general.

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