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Greene, Melissa Fay.

Summary: Dispatches from the new front lines of parenthood from two-time National Book Award finalist Melissa Fay Greene.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 362.734 GRE

Karp, Harvey.

Summary: "A completely revised and updated second edition of one of the most popular and bestselling parenting books of all time, by America's favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp. Harvey Karp, M.D. shares his groundbreaking approach to calming your new baby's crying and transforming your infant into the happiest baby on the block! His highly successful method is based on four revolutionary concepts:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2015

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Thomas, Katherine Woodward

Summary: "Thomas forges a new path for those in the midst of a breakup or divorce. Her five-step plan promises a new way to end a failing relationship that isn't bitter and needlessly painful, but is instead characterized by goodwill, generosity, and respect. With its precepts, couples learn how to do minimal damage to themselves, each other, and their children"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.2 THO

Faber, Adele.

Summary: "Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish's down-to-earth, respectful approach to parenting has improved the lives of countless families throughout the world. Now, the authors' wisdom and advice is collected in this concise new edition of How to Be the Parent You Always Wanted to Be--an essential workbook and audio guide to their widely embraced and empowering methods of parenting--uniquely designed for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 FAB

Bialik, Mayim.

Summary: The author describes how she forged positive relationships with her sons through Attachment Parenting practices, sharing advice on how to address a child's needs without resorting to pop culture trends.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 649.122 BIA

Markham, Laura.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 649.1 MAR

Payne, Kim John.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 649.1 PAY

MacKenzie, Robert J.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

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Schefter, Adam

Summary: "On September 11, 2001, Joe Maio went to work in the north tower of the World Trade Center. He never returned, leaving behind a wife, Sharri, and 15-month old son, Devon. Five years later, Sharri remarried, and Devon welcomed a new dad into his life. For thousands, the whole country really, 9/11 is a day of grief. For Adam and Sharri Maio Schefter and their family it's not just a day of grief,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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Scottoline, Lisa

Summary: Everyone's favorite mother-daughter writing duo is back with a new collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. With twenty-something Francesca navigating New York City, Lisa holding down the fort in the suburbs, and Mother Mary making frequent and always entertaining appearances, there are plenty of opportunities for family-induced guilt, fighting, laughter,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 818 SCO

Hollis, Rachel

Summary: Each chapter begins with a specific lie Hollis once believed that left her feeling overwhelmed, unworthy, or ready to give up. As a working mother, a former foster parent, and a woman who has dealt with insecurities about her body and relationships, she speaks with the insight and kindness of a BFF, helping women unpack the limiting mind-sets that destroy their self-confidence and keep them...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 248 HOL

Gold, Tammy.

Summary: "A top expert reveals the most common mistakes parents make with their nannies--and how to avoid them. While there are hundreds of books that tell parents how to puree their own baby food or sleep train a toddler, there are almost no resources for handling one of the most important aspects of a child's daily world: childcare. Studies show that a child's caregiver will have a direct impact on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perigee 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 GOL

Cooper, Anderson.

Summary: Anderson Cooper's intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS' 60 Minutes affords him little time to spend with his ninety-one year old mother. After she briefly fell ill, he and Gloria began a conversation through e-mail unlike any they had ever had before, a correspondence of surprising honesty and depth in which they discussed their lives, the things that matter to them, and what...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Cooper, Anderson.

Summary: "A charming, intimate and fascinating collection of correspondence between broadcaster and #1 New York Times bestselling author Anderson Cooper and his mother, the celebrated Gloria Vanderbilt"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 COO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Adult, Call number: 920 COO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 Cooper 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B COOPER COO

Lerner, Betsy.

Summary: "A fifty-year-old Bridge game provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between a daughter and her mother. Betsy Lerner takes us on a powerfully personal literary journey, where we learn a little about Bridge and a lot about life. After a lifetime defining herself in contrast to her mother's "don't ask, don't tell" generation, Lerner finds herself back in her childhood home,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LERNER, BETSY LER

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B LERNER LER

Miller, Kimberly Rae.

Summary: A memoir about growing up in a cluttered and rat-infested home--the result of her father's struggle with compulsive hoarding--describes how the burden led to the author's suicide attempt and her against-all-odds bond with her parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Harvest/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MILLER, KIMBERLY RAE MIL

Scottoline, Lisa.

Summary: "Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This five book series is among the best reviewed humor books published today and has been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Delia Ephron said of the fifth book in the series, Have a Nice Guilt Trip, "Lisa and Francesca, mother and daughter, bring you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818 SCO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B SCOTTOLINE SCO

Frank, Hillary

Summary: "Unconventional--yet effective--parenting strategies, carefully curated by the creator of the popular podcast The Longest Shortest Time Some of the best parenting advice that Hillary Frank ever received did not come from parenting experts, but from friends and podcast listeners who acted on a whim, often in moments of desperation. These "weird parenting wins" were born of moments when the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 FRA

McCready, Amy.

Summary: "Cure your kids of the entitlement epidemic so they develop happier, more productive attitudes that will carry them into a successful adulthood. Whenever Amy McCready mentions the "entitlement epidemic" to a group of parents, she is inevitably met with eye rolls, nodding heads, and loaded comments about affected children. It seems everywhere one looks there are preschoolers who only behave in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 MCC

Meeker, Margaret J.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Meg Meeker, M.D., acclaimed author of Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, now turns to an equally powerful relationship in the family: the one between mother and son. From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world. But often, as he grows up, the boy who needs her simultaneously pushes her away. Calling upon thirty years of experience as a pediatrician,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Emery, Robert E.

Summary: "A paradigm-shifting model of parenting children in two homes from an internationally recognized expert. A researcher, therapist, and mediator, Robert Emery, Ph. D., details a new approach to sharing custody with children in two homes. Huge numbers of children are affected by separation, divorce, cohabitation breakups, and childbearing outside of marriage. These children have two homes. But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 EME

Lahey, Jessica

Summary: Counsels parents of school-aged children on how to overcome tendencies toward overprotectiveness to allow children to develop independence. --Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.7 Lahey 2015

Rosenstrach, Jenny.

Summary: The author presents a primer on how to establish the family meal as a time for comfort and reconnection, sharing 80 recipes and guidelines for organizing practical food menus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

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Glickman, Elaine Rose

Summary: "In this wise and informative parenting guide, Elaine Rose Glickman shows readers how loving your kid enough to be the boss will result in happier, healthier, and much easier-to-be-around children! You've seen them--kids running wild through restaurants while the parents avert their gaze and order another cappuccino. You've heard them--kids telling their parents to "shut up" and "get me...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A TarcherPerigee Book 2016

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