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Tominey, Shauna

Summary: Young children can surprise us with tough questions. Tominey's essential guide teaches us how to answer them and foster compassion along the way. If you had to choose one word to describe the world you want children to grow up in, what would it be? Safe? Understanding? Resilient? Compassionate? As parents and caregivers of young children, we know what we want for our children, but not always...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2019

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Airton, Lee

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Summary: "The days of two genders--male, female; boy, girl; blue, pink--are over, if they ever existed at all. Gender is now a global conversation, and one that is constantly evolving. From the differences among gender identity, gender expression, and sex, to the use of gender-neutral pronouns like singular they/them, to thinking about your own participation in gender, Gender: Your Guide serves as a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2018

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Lewis, Katherine Reynolds

Summary: Today's parents live with an exhausting reality: persistent defiance from children. About half of the current generation of children will develop a mood or behavioral disorder or a substance addiction by age eighteen. And many parents feel increasingly unable to exert any influence over their children. In our highly connected age, the all-powerful parent is largely a thing of the past.

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Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LEW

Mogel, Wendy

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Summary: Renowned speaker, parenting expert Dr. Wendy Mogel offers an essential guide to the new art of talking to children, and shows how a change in voice can transform conversations and ease the relationship between parents and children. Print run 100,000.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649 MOG

Lythcott-Haims, Julie.

Summary: "Across a decade as Stanford University's Dean of Freshmen, Lythcott-Haims noticed a startling rise in parental involvement in students' lives. Every year, more parents were exerting control over students' academic work, extracurriculars, and career choices, often taking matters into their own hands rather than risk their child's failure or disappointment. Meanwhile, Lythcott-Haims encountered...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2015

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 LYT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LYT