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Raised by Animals: The Surprising New Science of Animal Family Dynamics

Jennifer L Verdolin · Experiment Llc
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

When it comes to family matters, do humans know best? Leading animal behaviorist Dr. Jennifer Verdolin argues otherwise in this eye-opening book. Welcome to the wild world of raising a family in the animal kingdom . . . sometimes shocking, often ingenious! Every species can surprise us: Chimps...
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What to Expect Before You're Expecting: The Complete Guide to Getting Pregnant

Heidi Eisenberg Murkoff · Workman Publishing
Pages: 294
Format: Paperback(Second Edition)

It's a cover-to-cover revision of America's bestselling guide to getting pregnant, with updated information about genetic screening, ovulation tracking, fertility treatments, and risks like Zika. What to Expect Before You're Expecting, with over 250, 000 copies in print, has everything...
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My Brown Baby: On the Joys and Challenges of Raising African American Children

Denene Millner · Agate Bolden
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

"The best site for thoughtful, fierce advice about parenting from a Black perspective" - EbonyFor almost a decade, national parenting expert and bestselling author Denene Millner has published thought-provoking, insightful, sometimes wickedly funny commentary about motherhood...
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Baffled by Love: Stories of the Lasting Impact of Childhood Trauma Inflicted by Loved Ones

Laurie Kahn · She Writes Press
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

For three decades, Laurie Kahn has treated clients who were abused as children -- people who were injured by someone whom they believed to be trustworthy, someone who professed to love them. Their abusers -- a father, stepfather, priest, coach, babysitter, aunt, neighbor -- often were people...
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Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters

Erica Komisar · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An essential guide for new moms, celebrating the importance of a mother's presence in the first years of life**As seen on Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, and CBS New York**In this important and empowering book, veteran psychoanalyst Erica Komisar explains why a mother's...
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The Myth of Equality: Uncovering the Roots of Injustice and Privilege

Ken Wytsma · INTERVARSITY Press
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Is privilege real or imagined? It's clear that issues of race and equality have come to the forefront in our nation's consciousness. Every week yet another incident involving racial tension splashes across headlines and dominates our news feeds. But it's not easy to unpack...
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Raising Cooperative Kids: Proven Practices for a Connected, Happy Family

Marion ForgatchPhD · Conari Press
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

What's the recipe for a happy family? A spirit of cooperation. Instilling a spirit of cooperation in children is the real secret to providing the gift of a happy childhood, being a "good" parent, and building the family you've always wanted.In Raising Cooperative Kids,...
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The Tech-Wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in Its Proper Place

Andy Crouch · Baker Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Making conscientious choices about technology in our families is more than just using internet filters and determining screen time limits for our children. It's about developing wisdom, character, and courage in the way we use digital media rather than accepting technology's promises...
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100 Fun & Easy Learning Games for Kids: Teach Reading, Writing, Math and More With Fun Activities

Amanda Boyarshinov · Page Street Pub Co
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Learn While You Play With These Fun, Creative Activities & GamesFrom two experienced educators and moms, 100 Fun & Easy Learning Games for Kids prepares your children to thrive in school and life the fun way by using guided play at home to teach important learning topics -- reading,...
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