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How to Talk to Your Child About Sex

How to Talk to Your Child About Sex

It's Best to Start Early, but It's Never Too Late -- A Step-by-Step Guide for Every Age

Linda and Richard Eyre

Golden Books Adult Publishing



Linda and Richard Eyre stress that it's never too soon-or too late-to start discussing sex and values with your children, and they've got proven strategies to make it easier. For parents who want to go beyond the birds and the bees talk, How to Talk to Your Child About Sex provides thoughtful, clear, specific guidance on when and, most important, how to help children begin to learn and understand sex, love, and commitment from the most positive viewpoint possible.

Preliminary "as needed" talks with three-to eight-year-olds
The age eight Big Talk
Follow-up talks with eight-to thirteen-year-olds
Behavior discussions and guidelines with eleven-to sixteen-year-olds
Discussions of perspective and personal standards with fifteen-to nineteen-year-olds


Praise for How to Talk to Your Child About Sex

“The Eyres have distilled in this one volume an absolute storehouse of wisdom profoundly needed today. Their practical, doable approach really works.” —Stephen R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families on Teaching Your Children Values

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About the author

Linda and Richard Eyre

Through their phenomenally successful books, tapes, seminars, and parenting programs, Linda and Richard Eyre have helped thousands of parents to be both effective and comfortable when talking to their yound children about sex, safety, and commitment. With input from their 100,000-member strong HOMEBASE parenting organization, the Eyres give parents the confidence they need and the answers that work.

Linda Eyre

Linda Eyre

Richard Eyre

From the Publisher

Golden Books Adult Publishing

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