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Author Burling, Alexis, author.

Title Unplanned pregnancies / by Alexis Burling ; content consultant, Laura Widman, PhD.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2022]


Location Call No. Status
 Wethersfield Public Library - Teen  TEEN 306.874 BURLING    Check Shelf
Description 112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Teen challenges
Teen challenges (Essential Library (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 104) and index.
Contents A life-changing moment -- Getting pregnant and the symptoms -- Birth control options -- Teen pregnancy on the decline -- Public policy and demographics -- Making the choice -- The cost of pregnancy -- Effects on daily life -- Essential facts -- Glossary -- Additional notes.
Summary "This book explores unplanned pregnancies and the steps teens can take when in this situation. The title examines birth control options, the symptoms of pregnancy, and how the decision to parent, put a child up for adoption, or abort may affect a teen's life. Features include a glossary, online resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience 12-17 years.
Grades 6-12.
Subject Unplanned pregnancy -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage pregnancy -- Juvenile literature.
Youth -- Sexual behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage mothers -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage fathers -- Juvenile literature.
Sex instruction for teenagers -- Juvenile literature.
Young adult literature.
Teenage mothers.
Birth control.
Sex instruction for teenagers. (OCoLC)fst01114537
Teenage pregnancy. (OCoLC)fst01145514
Added Author Widman, Laura, consultant.
ABDO Publishing Company.
Essential Library (Firm)
ISBN 9781532196317 (library binding)
1532196318 (library binding)
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