The children’s book that said girls grow breasts to ‘make them look attractive’ has been recalled

A book intended to be a puberty guide for boys has recently caused outcry over its description of the purpose of breasts to make girls look “grown up and attractive”.

‘Growing Up For Boys’ by Alex Frith was published in 2013, but the controversial statement has only recently come to light.

The offending paragraph was shared on Facebook by blogger Simon Ragoonanan, and since then, has attracted widespread criticism across the internet, for…