It’s So Amazing

Harris, R. H., & Emberley, M. (1999). It’s so amazing!: a book about eggs, sperm, birth, babies, and families. Cambridge, Mass.: Candlewick Press.

This book is about everything from how a baby is made to the make-up of different families. We follow Bird and Bee to find the answers about common questions kids have about sex.

Genre: Frequently Banned Book, Concept Book, Picturebook

Grades: 3rd- 12th

Audience: Students, Parents, Teachers

I would give this book a five. I loved it. This book is thorough and talks about many sensitive topics in unique and fun ways. Though I can certainly see why this book is frequently banned, I think this is a great book for parents and health educators to use to explain to students about these topics.

How do you think babies come to be?



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