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Haffner, Debra.

Summary: Parenting in the 21st century presents a new set of challenges that require new solutions. Like their parents before them, today’s parents have to help their children navigate school, friends, crushes, extracurricular activities, and sexuality. But they also face a bewildering new world, driven by ever-evolving technology and media, that frequently thwarts their efforts to raise physically,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Newmarket Press 2008

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1 available in Consider This, Call number: 649 HAF

Summary: Matt LeBlanc plays an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage, and family. After hitting a rough patch with his construction business, Adam's wife, Andi, has proposed they start a house-flipping business together along with his brother, Don, and friend, Lowell. In the midst of all this, Adam also has to juggle his three children and deal with his sister-in-law,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MAN

Summary: Matt LeBlanc plays an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage, and family. After hitting a rough patch with his construction business, Adam's wife, Andi, has proposed they start a house-flipping business together along with his brother, Don, and friend, Lowell. In the midst of all this, Adam also has to juggle his three children and deal with his sister-in-law,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Keck, Gregory C.

Summary: A guide for adoptive parents of an at-risk child that includes real-world suggestions, experience-based reassurance, and parenting advice specifically designed to prevent further trauma.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NavPress 2009

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

Medini, Shari

Summary: "Parenting experts Karissa Tunis and Shari Medini share actionable tips, heartfelt insight, and planning strategies to help you enjoy your own parenting journey while working from home. Building on the authors' own experiences and the most common challenges they hear parents voicing today, Parenting While Working from Home encourages parents to make intentional changes that will result in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2021

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Stepp, Laura Sessions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.235 STE

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.7 Lahey 2015

Shaw, Robert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regan Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.9289 SHA

Rosswood, Eric

Summary: "Are you ready to have kids? More and more gay men are turning to adoption and surrogacy to start their own families. An estimated two million American LBGTQ people would like to adopt and an estimated 65,000 adopted children are living with a gay parent. In 2016, The Chicago Tribune reported that 10 to 20 percent of donor eggs went to gay men expanding their families via surrogacy, and in many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Publishing 2017

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

Baldwin, Rahima

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Celestial Arts 1989

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

Rosemond, John K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Pub. 2001

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

Engber, Andrea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.856 Engbar

Lahey, Jessica

Summary: A comprehensive reference for parents and educators explains the origins of substance abuse while offering advice for how to identify risk factors and take steps to prevent vulnerable teens from developing an addiction disorder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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Cloud, Henry.

Summary: When to say yes, when to say no to help your children gain control of their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 1998

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.64 Clo

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

Brewster, Joe

Summary: Seeks to explain the reasons behind the "achievement gap" in African-American boys, a divide that shows up in test scores, emotional development, and social outlook.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.829 BRE

Taylor, Jim.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

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

Fièvre, M. J. (Michèle-Jessica)

Summary: "It's hard to balance protecting your child's innocence with preparing them for the realities of Black life. When--and how--do you approach racism with your children? How do you protect their physical and mental health while also preparing them for a country full of systemic racism? On the heels of 'Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?' and 'Multiplication Is for White...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Publishing 2020

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

Abboud, Soo Kim.

Summary: Offers a study of the practices, values, and ideals that promote academic, professional, and personal success among Asian Americans, explaining how to instill a love of learning, how to get youngsters excited about school, how to guide a child's personalchoices with encouraging initiative and independence, and how to help children set worthwhile long-term goals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.7 ABB

Rosenfeld, Alvin A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2000

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

Rao, Anthony.

Summary: In a book that's part advice and part expose, psychologist and expert on boyhood development Dr. Anthony Rao challenges some of the potentially harmful assumptions, attitudes, and behaviors we've developed toward young boyhood over the last few decades.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.132 RAO

Brazelton, T. Berry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. 1985

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

Gurwitch, Annabelle.

Summary: A hilarious and ultimately moving memoir, "You Say Tomato, I Say Shut Up" tells about one couple's reliance on complaining, co-dependence, and a healthy supply of Pinot Noir to keep their marriage and sanity intact.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.81 GUR

Hulbert, Ann.

Summary: "In this inquiry into America's preoccupation with raising children, Ann Hulbert blends biography and critical analysis to probe the personal dramas, the scientific claims, and the social visions of a succession of experts who during the twentieth century aimed to make a science of child rearing. She describes how these pediatricians and psychologists came to be popular advisers, and explores...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2003

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

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: In this irresistible memoir, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author writes about her life and the lives of women today, looking back and ahead--and celebrating it all--as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all that stuff in our closets, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.51 QUI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 QUI

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 QUINDLEN, ANNA QUI

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1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Quindlen 2012

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