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Ginsburg, Kenneth R.

Summary: Offering essential tips on fostering resilience, this book helps parents understand how they can balance unconditional love and still set high expectations for their children, as well as recognize when to set boundaries and when to get out of kids' ways so they can learn lessons firsthand. The authors offer parents ways to understand why helicopter or "tiger" parenting undermines successful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Moyle, Sabrina

Summary: A rhyming tale in which an exuberant tiger encourages young readers to eagerly tackles life's challenges and believe in their own tigerlike strength.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Appleseed 2020

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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 Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.7 Lahey 2015

Koplewicz, Harold S.

Summary: "In Scaffold Parenting, world-renowned child psychiatrist Harold Koplewicz introduces the powerful new and clincially-tested idea that this deliberate build-up and then gradual loosening of parental support is the single most effective way to encourage kids to climb higher, try new things and grow from mistakes, and to develop character and strength. Offering the ten building blocks or "planks"...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2021

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 Koplewicz 2021

Climo, Liz

Summary: Rory lives with his father on an island and one day, when his father needs some quiet time, Rory decides to go on an adventure by himself for the first time, unaware that his father's following behind to help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CLI

McGurk, Linda Akeson

Summary: "Bringing Up Bebe meets Last Child in the Woods in this lively, insightful memoir about a mother who sets out to discover if the nature-centric parenting philosophy of her native Scandinavia holds the key to healthier, happier lives for her American children. When Swedish-born Linda McGurk moved to small-town Indiana with her American husband to start a family, she quickly realized that her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Patterson, James

Summary: "Middle schooler Rafe Khachadorian faces his greatest challenge yet as he struggles to complete a week-long wilderness survival course to prove to his school administrators that he can succeed"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAT

Stixrud, William

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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Zaske, Sara

Summary: "When Sara Zaske moved from Oregon to Berlin with her husband and toddler, she knew the transition would be challenging, especially when she became pregnant with her second child. She was surprised to discover that German parents give their children a great deal of freedom--much more than Americans. In Berlin, kids walk to school by themselves, ride the subway alone, cut food with sharp knives,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 ZAS

Rende, Richard

Summary: "In a world that's changing at warp speed, our kids will need to navigate a path to success without a roadmap -- something entrepreneurs do every day. What if we looked to the world of entrepreneurship, in addition to child development experts, for insights on helping kids gain the skills they'll need in order to prosper personally and professionally? Raising Can-Do Kids is the first book to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A Perigee Book 2015

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 Rende 2015

Glenn, H. Stephen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prima Pub. & Communications 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nance, Andrew

Summary: "In this picture book for children and adults, illustrated by Jim Durk, who is adored by thousands of children for his many Clifford the Big Red Dog and Thomas the Steam Engine books, a young boy discovers his mind is like a puppy, always wandering away, into the past or the future. He sets about learning to train his puppy mind to heel to the present moment. Through remembering to breathe, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plum Blossom Books 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E NAN

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