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Here’s what sperm would look like if they were cartoon characters. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: I still have my copy, inscribed to baby-me inand I’m sure when my kids start asking questions I’ll pull it out. Is it a bit outdated for the present time?

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Where Did I Come From?

We’ve made it weird because we’re an incredibly repressed society, but good grief, it’s a bodily function and it’s something everyone does and it’s how the human race even exists. They’re drawn completely unsexually, to illustrate the human body.

My older child had more experience with the whole idea. He relocated from Devon to the Luberonsouthern Francein the late 80s but his plans to write a novel were overtaken by an account of life in his new environment. There’s another book I want to check out from the library to see if I like it better.

Aug 14, Cassandra Gelvin oned it liked it. And as it has been a bestseller for decades, it has found its place among many. And yes, it IS the african-american edition. Jan 07, Jessica rated it it was amazing. I don’t care for the unrealistic illustrations, although that might be part of the attraction for some people.


But some Viemoe think completely unnecessary–especially in the way they tried to describe it and in some of those illustrations. By looking at these books, I’ve realized that sex is something to be taught by parents, not by books. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Where Did I Come From? by Peter Mayle

Yes, I do agree that it does neglect the emotional side of sex, but I think that’s something that Petfr talk to your children about. It’s good that proper names are used, but I’m not sure I want my kids knowing ‘how’ sex feels and they try to describe it in detail. A advertising slogan mayoe by Mayle for Wonderloaf Bread was used as a football chant by supporters of Tottenham Hotspurand became the basis of the song ” Nice One Cyril “. Viemoz a person who has had personal experience with this book as a child, I highly recommend it.

And it doesn’t use the word “orgasm”. Useful and viejos dang exciting for a lot of people when it was first publishedbut very definitely shows its age now Also, I found it hilarious when my husband, who was also appalled by the words they chose to use, was especially put off by the open window. Families are much different now. An orgasmism is compared to a sneeze. I find that the book would be incomplete if some of the information or the pictures were omitted. Aug 10, Emtiaj marked it as did-not-finish Shelves: They all grew up gradually understanding more of the content in their own time and it was easy to answer any of their questions because we were all comfortable with the subject and it was unnecessary to worry about having the “big talk”.


Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The illustrations are wonderful, cute and ondw funny. I’ll probably use it for my other children as well.

Page after page show fully nude men and women, usually just standing but also in a bathtub and in bed. I thought overall the book had too much information for my 8-yr-olds.

Something about the way it’s worded just feels weird a I bought this because it was recommended by some neighbors and also by authors Ken and Linda Eyre whose wisdom and parenting advice I find very helpful but this book is not for us and our children at this time. I have NO idea what the fuss with the naked people is about.

The part that says, “The man wants to get as close as he can to the woman No trivia or quizzes yet. It’s not that weird to tell kids about sex. I’m still married to their father. I read some reviews that criticized this book as being written from the mans point of view and I agree. He then commuted between the U.

This has great illustrations that really get down to the details in a very appropriate way. Mayle returned to England after leaving school at 16 in Barbados.

The cartoon figures are delightful and a first lesson that you don’t have to be thin! Oct 18, Miri rated it liked it Shelves: It’s not as if the book’s pc in onve other way.