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Penelope Leach · Knopf; Rev Upd edition
Format: Print book

This newest edition of Penelope Leach’s much-loved, trusted, and comprehensive classic—an international best seller for twenty-five years, with nearly two million copies sold in America alone—encompasses the latest research and thinking on child development and learning,...
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Sign With Your Baby : How to Communicate With Infants Before They Can Speak (book only)

Burton White · Northlight Communications; Revised edition
Pages: 106
Format: Paperback

This book teaches hearing parents how to use simple sign language gestures to communicate with their hearing infants before their infants can speak. Joseph Garcia uses anecdotes, practical guidelines and humor to explain the benefits and method for taking advantage of this unique form...
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Parenting Children with ADHD: 10 Lessons That Medicine Cannot Teach

Vincent J Monastra · American Psychological Association
Pages: 263
Format: Paperback

Kids with ADHD need to be loved and shown how to become successful adults. Unfortunately, their lack of attention and restlessness often get in the way. Parents of these kids try so hard to stay connected and remain patient in the face of daily frustration. However, it is an incredible...
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Crazy U

Andrew Ferguson · Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition
Format: Kindle Edition

The cutthroat competition to get into the perfect college can drive students to the brink of madness and push their parents over the edge—and bury them in an avalanche of books that claim to hold the secret of success. Don’t worry: Crazy U is not one of those books. It is instead...
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Autism Spectrum Disorders: What Every Parent Needs to Know

Alan I. Rosenblatt · American Academy of Pediatrics; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Autism Spectrum Disorders: What Every Parent Needs to Know is an invaluable resource for parents and caregivers of children who have been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Prepared under the editorial direction of 2 distinguished pediatricians who are autism experts—one...
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Eating for Pregnancy: The Essential Nutrition Guide and Cookbook for Today's Mothers-to-Be

Catherine Cheremeteff Jones · Da Capo Lifelong
Pages: 472
Format: Paperback

Winner of Mom's Choice Award in Pregnancy/Childbirth Category Every pregnant woman understands that what she eats and drinks affects the baby developing within her. Yet as a mother-to-be, you're likely juggling so much that you simply don't have the time - or energy! - to ensure...
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Understanding Autism For Dummies

Temple Grandin · For Dummies; 1 edition
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Autism affects more than 1 million children and adults in the United States, and parents may be confused by the behavior of autistic children. This book provides help-and hope-by explaining the differences between various types of autism and delivering the lowdown on behavioral, educational,...
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The Smart Woman's Guide to Diabetes

Amy Stockwell Mercer · Demos Health; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Of the 17 million Americans who have diabetes, approximately 9.3 of that number are women. And it appears that number of women with diabetes is increasing each year. Diabetes is particularly difficult for women in large part due to the hormonal changes associated with the menstrual cycle,...
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The Three-Martini Playdate: A Practical Guide to Happy Parenting

Christie Mellor · Chronicle Books
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

Parents were here first! How did the kids suddenly take control? Sure the world has changed from the days when children were supposed to be seen and not heardbut things have gotten a little out of hand. What about some quality time for the grownups? Author Christie Mellor's hilarious,...
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Miscarriage, Medicine & Miracles: Everything You Need to Know about Miscarriage

Bruce K Young · Bantam
Pages: 334
Format: Hardcover

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Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn: The Complete Guide

Penny Simkin PT · Simon & Schuster, 2016.
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

If you only buy one pregnancy book, this should be the one! It's the most complete. It covers all aspects of childbearing, from conception through early infancy, and tells you what to expect. It offers detailed information, suggestions on decisions to make, and advice on steps to take...
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Divorce Is the Worst

Anastasia Higginbotham · The Feminist Press
Pages: 65
Format: Print book

Kids are told, "it's for the best"--and one day, it may be. But right now, divorce is the worst. With honesty and humor, Anastasia Higginbotham beautifully conveys the challenge of staying whole when your entire world, and the people in it, split apart. Exceptional in its child-centered...
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The Sibling Effect: What the Bonds Among Brothers and Sisters Reveal About Us

Jeffrey Kluger · Riverhead Hardcover
Format: Hardcover

A senior writer at Time magazine explores what scientists and researchers are discovering about sibling bonds, the longest- lasting relationships we have in our lives. Nobody affects us as deeply as our brothers and sisters-not parents, not children, not friends. From the time we-and they-are...
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