Helping to avoid the summer time body image blues...

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Our children are growing up in a world where images of "perfect" bodies bombard them at every turn. Characters from their favorite movies, TV shows,  and video games all portray mostly unattainable body types. 


As the weather warms up and the swimsuits are ready for wearing, let's provide them with some characters protraying healthy, normal and attainable body images. The following is a list of books from common sense media that was created to help with just this.

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/books-that-promote-a-healthy-body-image#