Back Parenting & Families | May Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Parenting & Families  
Attaching Through Love, Hugs and Play: Simple Strategies to Help Build Connections with Your Child

Deborah D Gray · Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Pages: 239
Format: Paperback

Capturing the warmth and fun of forming close relationships with children, this book offers simple advice to parents of children who find it difficult to attach and bond - whether following adoption, divorce or other difficult experiences.

Attachment therapist Deborah...

Read More check catalog
 
 
The Stress-Free Baby Names Book: How to Choose the Perfect Baby Name with Confidence, Clarity and Calm

Ashton Sanderson · Independently published
Pages: 94
Format: Paperback

We break down how to find the perfect baby name - the easy way! You can find the baby name that feels just right without stress or worry. We explain what you need to know about naming your baby in simple steps, so you can take action to narrow down your baby names list starting today....
Read More check catalog
 
 
How To Raise An Amazing Child the Montessori Way, 2nd Edition

TIM SELDIN · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

"A practical parenting program to help build a calm and happy home life with your child, from birth through age six. This guide is based on Montessori school methods and packed with creative activities to help children discover more about their world as well as foster independence,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Mom, I'm Not a Kid Anymore: Navigating 25 Inevitable Conversations That Arrive Before You Know It

Sue Sanders · The Experiment
Format: Paperback

Raising a preteen can sneak up on you. Best friends can turn into crushes—or bullies—overnight, and suddenly everything you do is so embarrassing. Connecting with someone who not so long ago was your baby and now only responds in shrugs and eye-rolls is difficult, but open,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Healing Well and Living Free from an Abusive Relationship: From Victim to Survivor to Overcomer

RAMONA PROBASCO · Revell
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

One out of every four women in the United States will experience some form of domestic violence or abuse in her lifetime. Through Dr. Ramona Probasco's own powerful personal story of coming out of an abusive relationship, along with her twenty years of experience as a Licensed Marriage...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Sex Matters: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense

MONA CHAREN · Crown Forum
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Author of the New York Times bestseller Useful Idiots and popular columnist Mona Charen takes a close, reasoned look at the aggressive feminist agenda undermining the success and happiness of men and women across the country

In this smart, deeply necessary critique,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Birds of a Feather

Tom Crice · DoveTale Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A Children's Story of Love, Loss, and What Came Next. Birds of a Feather is a tender, whimsical story of loss and recovery for young children. A young boy's happy world is interrupted when his grandfather passes away. Suddenly life is filled with big questions and difficult emotions....
Read More check catalog
 
 
At Mama's Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White

April Ryan · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

In her first book, The Presidency in Black and White, journalist April Ryan examined race in America through her experience as a White House reporter. In this book, she shifts the conversation from the White House to every home in America. At Mama's Knee looks at race and race relations...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Childhood Speech and Language Disorders: Supporting Children and Families on the Path to Communication

Suzanne M Ducharme · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Communication is one of life's most fundamental joys, yet one often taken for granted until it is lost or fails to develop. Yet for millions of children each year, the skills that encompass communication stall or do not emerge at all. Even a mild disorder or temporary interruption in development...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Blending Families: Merging Households with Kids 8-18

Trevor Crow · Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Pages: 190
Format: Print book

Blending Families responds to the need for a book that explores step-parenting by starting with the marriage as the central relationship in a new blended family unit. Just as you are better able to help your child in an airplane emergency if you put your oxygen mask on first, you are better...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Divorce, Simply Stated

Esq. Larry Sarezky · 21st Century Divorce Books
Pages: 382
Format: Paperback

The 2019 edition of Divorce, Simply Stated combines a concise and comprehensive yet compassionate explanation of family law essentials with a divorce insider's insights and strategies for optimizing outcomes, reducing expense and saving readers thousands of dollars. During a 35-year...

Read More check catalog
 
 
I've Got Sand In All the Wrong Places

Lisa Scottoline · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This six 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...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing–But You Don’t Have to Be

Anya Kamenetz · PublicAffairs
Format: Hardcover

Standardized assessments test our children, our teachers, our schools - and increasingly, our patience.Your child is more than a score. But in the last twenty years, schools have dramatically increased standardized testing, sacrificing hours of classroom time. What is the cost to students,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Navigating Your Later Years For Dummies

Arthur Alcock Rambaut · For Dummies
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Long-Term Care: Planning for Finance, Medical, and Living Expenses

We're living exciting bonus years - decades that our parents and grandparents didn't have. But how to navigate this complex terrain? Questions abound around long-term care planning: Where to live? How to get the best...

Read More check catalog
 
 
Potty Train in a Weekend: Mom of four shares the secrets to having your child potty trained in a weekend

Mrs Becky Mansfield · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition
Format: Print book

This book will help you to have your child potty trained in three days! It is the only complete guide to potty training that you will need. In this book, you will learn the secret to potty training in three days, how to deal with hurdles such as: ‘They won’t poop on the potty!”...
Read More check catalog