Parent Collection

  • A Tribe Apart: a journey into the heart of American adolescence.
  • Back to the Table: The Reunion of Food and Family Art Smith
  • Bringing up Boys  James C. Dobson
  • Chicken Soup for the Parents Soul
  • Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey
  • Endangered Minds: Why Children Can't Think and what we Can do About it Jane M. Heally, PhD.
  • Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting, by Myla and Jon Kabot-Zinn
  • Get a Clue! : A Parents' Guide to Understanding and Communicating With Your Preteen (Rosenberg)
  • Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child Marc Weissbluth  Marc Weisbluth
  • How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and Listen so Kids Will Talk Adele Faber,Kimberly Ann Coe (Illustrator)
  • Just Girls: hidden literacies and life in junior high
  • Maybe you Know My Kid  Mary Fowler ( ADHD guide for parents)
  • One Minute Mother
  • Parenting with Love and Logic: Teaching Children Responsibility Foster W. Cline,Jim Fay
  • Raising a Thinking Child : Help Your Young Child to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along With Others : The 'I Can Problem Solve' Program (Shure)
  • Raising a Thinking Preteen : The 'I Can Problem Solve' Program for 8- To 12- Year-Olds (Shure)
  • Reviving Ophelia, by Mary Pipher
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad is VERY good about money
  • Right-Brained Children in a Left-Brained World, by Jeffrey Freed and Laurie Parsons.
  • Smart Moves Carla Hannaford (learning is not all in your head...this is about brain gym and movement and how it affects learning).
  • Sticks and Stones : 7 Ways Your Child Can Deal With Teasing, Conflict, and Other Hard Times (Cooper)
  • Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons Siegfried Engelmann, Phyllis Haddox, Elaine Bruner
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change Stephen R. Covey
  • The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family Dave Pelzer
  • The Shelter of Each Other, by Mary Pipher (this one is an uplifting followup to Reviving Ophelia)
  • Wimpy Parents: From Toddler to Teen--How Not to Raise a Brat Kenneth N. Condrell, Linda L. Small



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