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Davies, Simone

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Summary: An inspiring, beautifully designed guide for parents of toddlers looking to bring the principles of Montessori education--curiosity, independence, respect--into their daily lives.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 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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Delisle, James R.

Summary: Understanding Your Gifted Child From the Inside Out provides an engaging and encouraging look at raising gifted children today. A follow-up to the best-selling "Parenting Gifted Kids: Tips for Raising Happy and Successful Children," this new edition focuses on the social and emotional aspects of giftedness, highlighting new information on the issues of perfectionism, self-advocacy,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press Inc. 2018

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Shapiro, Jordan

Summary: A provocative look at the new, digital landscape of childhood and how to navigate it. In The New Childhood, Jordan Shapiro provides a hopeful counterpoint to the fearful hand-wringing that has come to define our narrative around children and technology. Drawing on groundbreaking research in economics, psychology, philosophy, and education, The New Childhood shows how technology is guiding...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Spark 2018

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Voytas, Luke

Summary: "A good-health handbook for parents of children from birth through age four that helps new or anxious parents feel confident, and with a special emphasis on the first couple of years of baby's life. This handbook for parents of newborns and children up to the age of four is a breath of fresh air in the parenting category. Dr. Luke Voytas is a practicing pediatrician (and father of two young...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2018

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Geddes, Will

Summary: "This practical go-to guide highlights all the risks kids face when they chat online, share selfies, use apps, and explore the Internet. International security expert Will Geddes answers difficult questions from worried parents and gives simple action plans, preventative steps, and advice on how to recognize the warning signs"--Back cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 GED

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

Stixrud, William

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Summary: A clinical psychologist and a test-prep expert combine cutting-edge brain science with insights from their work with families to outline a case for giving children more freedom to unleash their full potential.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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Walker, Bridget Flynn

Summary: Provides quick in-the-moment solutions that can be used when anxiety takes hold.

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8522 WAL

Price, Adam

Summary: "On the surface, capable teenage boys may look lazy. But dig a little deeper, writes child psychologist Adam Price in He's Not Lazy, and you'll often find conflicted boys who want to do well in middle and high school but are afraid to fail, and so do not try. This book can help you become an ally with your son, as he discovers greater self-confidence and accepts responsibility for his future"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2017

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Alexander, Jessica Joelle

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Summary: What makes Denmark the happiest country in the world - and what are the secrets of Danish parents for raising happy, confident, successful kids, year after year? This upbeat and practical guide brings together the insights of a licensed psychotherapist and a mum on the habits of the happiest families on Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Piatkus 2016

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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