|Only Girls Allowed |
by Debra Moffitt
Three girls are tapped by the mysterious Pink Locker Society to help other girls understand the PBBs (periods, bras, and boys.)
|Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret |
by Judy Blume
Margaret questions God and waits for her period in this famous book about puberty. Newer editions have been updated to reflect the changes in feminine hygiene products since the book's first publication.
|Lovingly, Alice |
by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
This entire series deals with important adolescent issues for girls, but this book in particular focuses on all the curious discussions fifth grade girls have about their bodies.
|Love and Other Four-Letter Words|
by Carolyn Mackler
Sammie deals with her parents' divorce, and changes in her friendships as her feelings and body begin to mature.
by Lauren Myracle
Winnie starts middle school wondering if she will be able to keep her friends, manage stress, and survive shopping for her first bra.
|The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants |
by Ann Brashare
Four best girlfriends, separated for the summer, share one pair of jeans, which somehow manages to fit each of them perfectly.
|Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging |
by Louise Rennison
British teen Georgia Nicolson writes a diary about the angst and indignities of teenage life.