My Body Belongs to Me / Mi cuerpo me pertenece

A Book About Body Safety / Un libro sobre el cuidado contra el abuso sexual


SKU: D309-Net

Without being taught about body boundaries, a child may be too young to understand when abuse is happening—or that it’s wrong. Now available in a bilingual English-Spanish edition, My Body Belongs to Me/Mi cuerpo me pertenece offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to sensitively share and discuss the topic of sexual abuse.

Written by Jill Starishevsky
Illustrated by Angela Padron
Hardcover ISBN 9781631984761
Grades PK-3
40 pages
Release Date February 7, 2020

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Free Spirit Publishing

Jill Starishevsky has been an assistant district attorney in New York City since 1997, where she has prosecuted thousands of sex offenders and dedicated her career to seeking justice for victims of child abuse and sex crimes. Her mission to protect children, along with her penchant for poetry, inspired My Body Belongs to Me. A mother of three, Jill has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show and is a prevention specialist who, through media appearances and public speaking events, teaches how to recognize and prevent child sexual abuse. She lives in New York City.

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