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Your Baby and Child: From Birth to Age 5

Your Baby and Child: From Birth to Age 5

Penelope Leach’s Your Baby & Child has been a beloved favorite for years. With this new, revised edition, Leach has updated her information and approach to reflect new findings in the field of child development, and [...]

Your Active Child

Your Active Child

Today, many children fall into one of two categories, neither of which is healthy: one group is almost entirely inactive, and the other spends most of their “free” time in highly structured, overly stressful competitive sports [...]

You Have to Say I’m Pretty, You’re My Mother

You Have to Say I’m Pretty, You’re My Mother

With profound empathy and welcome humor, Stephanie Pierson, a writer whose own daughter, now a sophomore at Columbia University is successfully recovering from an eating disorder and Phyllis Cohen, CSW, a New York psychotherapist who has [...]

Why Boys Don’t Talk –  and Why It Matters

Why Boys Don’t Talk – and Why It Matters

When boys don’t talk, it is a way of protecting and preserving themselves. It should not be interpreted as disinterest or a lack of need for emotional involvement. On the contrary, boys want and need emotional [...]

Whining and Dining

Whining and Dining

Part cookbook, part parenting manual, Whining and Dining – from two food lovers who are also mums of picky eaters – will bring sanity to every family’s table. Your kids are happily sitting at the table. [...]

Where Should I Sit at Lunch?

Where Should I Sit at Lunch?

Where Should I Sit at Lunch? The Ultimate 24/7 Guide to Surviving the High School Years, by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D. and Karen Unger, M.A., gives high school students the inside scoop on figuring out who [...]

What to Expect, The Toddler Years

What to Expect, The Toddler Years

With more than six million copies in print, the What to Expect books have become America’s pregnancy and childcare bibles. The fourth book in the series provides comprehensive, lively, and reassuring coverage for the toddler ages [...]

The Safe Baby

The Safe Baby

The top priority for every parent is to protect their children. The author of the book The Safe Baby, Debra Holtzman, is a nationally recognized child safety expert. For example, she is on the Discovery Health [...]

The Germ Survival Guide

The Germ Survival Guide

This guide is written by medical experts about the germs that linger in public and private places, in our homes and offices. As such, it offers explanations, pointers and health advice for the preventive and pre-emptive [...]

The Family Virtues Guide

The Family Virtues Guide

Compiled by “The Virtues Project”, an international organization dedicated to inspiring spiritual growth in young and old alike, this multicultural, interfaith handbook shows parents and teachers how to turn words into actions and ideals into realities. [...]

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