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Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me

Brodeur, Adrienne · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A daughter's tale of living in the thrall of her magnetic, complicated mother, and the chilling consequences of her complicity. On a hot August night on Cape Cod when Adrienne was fourteen, her mother, Malabar, woke her at midnight with five simple words that would set the course of both...
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Fair Play: A Game-Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do

Eve Rodsky · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A REESE WITHERSPOON x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB PICK"A hands-on, real talk guide for navigating the hot-button issues that so many families struggle with."--Reese Witherspoon A revolutionary, real-world solution to the problem of unpaid, invisible work that women have shouldered...
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Beyond Piggy Banks and Lemonade Stands: How to Teach Young Kids About Finance

Liz Frazier · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Beyond Piggy Banks is written for you: the loving, responsible and overworked parents of young children. It takes the stress and mystery out of finance, and focuses on the basic fundamentals elementary children should understand so they can make smart decisions as they grow. This usable,...
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Working Daughter: A Guide to Caring for Your Aging Parents While Making a Living

Liz O'Donnell · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Working Daughter is a revelatory look at who's caring for our aging population and how these unpaid family caregivers are trying to manage caring for their parents, raising their children, maintaining relationships, and pursuing their careers. It follows the author, who was enjoying...
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A House on Stilts: Mothering in the Age of Opioid Addiction

Becker, Paula · University Of Iowa Press
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

A House on Stilts tells the story of one woman's struggle to reclaim wholeness while mothering a son addicted to opioids. Paula Becker's son Hunter was raised in a safe, nurturing home by his writer/historian mom and his physician father. He was a bright, curious child. And yet,...
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Loving Someone with an Eating Disorder: Understanding, Supporting, and Connecting with Your Partner

Dana Harron PsyD · New Harbinger Publications
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

In this compassionate guide, eating disorder expert Dana Harron offers hope to partners of people with eating disorders. You'll discover ways to communicate with empathy and understanding, strategies for dealing with mealtime challenges, and tips to help you both find your way back...
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How to Raise a Reader

Pamela Paul · Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

An indispensable guide to welcoming children - from babies to teens - to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review. Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover...
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World Class: One Mother's Journey Halfway Around the Globe in Search of the Best Education for Her Children

Teru Clavel · Atria Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening firsthand exploration of why Asian students are outpacing their American counterparts, and how to help our children excel in today's competitive world.When Teru Clavel had young children, the oldest barely two, she watched as her friends and fellow parents vied to secure...
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Sex, Teens, and Everything in Between: The New and Necessary Conversations Today's Teenagers Need to Have about Consent, Sexual Harassment, Healthy Relationships, Love, and More

Zaloom, Shafia · Sourcebooks
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

The only book you need to start a conversation with your kids about sexual harassment, consent, #metoo, and moreMany American teens are steeped in a culture that sends unsettling messages about sex, through everything from politics to music to the normalization of porn. In today's environment,...
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The Brink of Being: Talking About Miscarriage

Bueno, Julia · Penguin Books
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

"Wise and compassionate . . . a profound game-changer of a book." --Caroline Leavitt, author of Pictures of YouThough approximately one in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage, it remains a rarely talked about, under-researched, and largely misunderstood area of women's health....
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