Simplifying Science

It's Official: The Care and Keeping of You 2

I am so excited to announce the launch of my new book The Care and Keeping of You 2: The Body Book for Older Girls. It will be available in February and I will happily travel around the country visiting various American Girl and Barnes & Noble stores. I also updated the original best seller, now called The Care and Keeping of You 1: The Body Book for Younger Girls. I promise to post a schedule of book signings - if I am in your area stop by and say hi! Meanwhile, here's the first review that I stumbled across on line. Thanks Bethany!

Must Read Book for Tweens from American Girl

In mid-February 2013, American Girl will introduce The Care and Keeping of You 2:  The Body Book for Older Girls- the follow up to its bestselling advice book.  Written by board certified pediatrician Cara Natterson, M.D., the new guide focuses on the physical and emotional changes girls ages 10 and up face during puberty.

If you're my age, you probably remember reading Are You There God, It's Me, Margaret as a young girl.  To this day, that book still resonates with me. I think that I must have read that book a dozen or more times.  Read More