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Series: Body Works


MY MESSY BODY by Liza Fromer
HEALTH
Released: Sept. 13, 2011

An unusual anatomy book combines familiar children's terms for bodily functions—pee, poop, snot, etc.—with accurate, relatively simple explanations of their roles.

Using amusing, cartoon-y watercolor illustrations and a couple of paragraphs of text per page, the book provides correct terminology for the kid-familiar terms. Read full book review >