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"Mom, Jason's Breathing on Me!": The Solution to Sibling Bickering

By: Wolf, Anthony

Price: $15.35

Publisher: Ballantine Books, 2003-08-26


""AT LAST--SOUND, PRACTICAL RELIEF FOR PARENTS WITH BATTLING KIDS Imagine. You might never again have to hear the words: "Mommy, Ann drooled on me on purpose." You could have the answer for every "It's not fair " your kids have ever whined at you. Constant sibling squabbling--and the ensuing demand that you pick a side, "quick"--can wear parents down and totally drain the fun right out of family life. Now in this groundbreaking book, Dr. Anthony Wolf offers ... View more info

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100 Ways to Build Self-Esteem and Teach Values

By: Loomans, Diane; Canfield, Jack [Foreword]; Loomans, Julia [Contributor];

Price: $18.89

Publisher: HJ Kramer/New World Library, 2003-01-01


A practical and inspiring guide to building self-esteem for people of all ages. Offers an encyclopedia of hands-on exercises, charts, heartwarming stories, poetry, and quotes to help parents and children learn basic tools for cultivating mutual respect, recognition, and independence. The mother and daughter authors write with the premise that "self-esteem is like good nutrition - the more our children have it, the healthier and stronger they become." Making profound idea... View more info

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101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married: Simple Lessons to Make Love Last

By: Linda Bloom; Charlie Bloom

Price: $16.20

Publisher: New World Library, 2004-01-08


With the current divorce rate spiking at a dizzying sixty percent, it is clear that young couples are not being taught the skills needed to navigate through the conflicts and difficulties of being in a committed relationship. Charlie and Linda Bloom, psychotherapists with fifty-five years of combined experience in relationship counseling, are acutely aware of this. For the last fifteen years the Blooms have been leading seminars on improving life relationships through th... View more info

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101 Ways to Flirt: How to Get More Dates and Meet Your Mate

By: Rabin, Susan; Lagowski, Barbara

Price: $12.66

Publisher: Plume, 1997-01-01


Since the publication of her first book, How to Attract Anyone, Anytime, Anyplace, love guru Susan Rabin has heard from hundreds of people who have used her innovative flirting techniques to enhance their lives. In this delightfully instructive guide, she draws on their fascinating front-line experiences, as well as her own professional expertise as a therapist, communications consultant, coach, lecturer, and writer to provide 101 foolproof techniques for meeting people.... View more info

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365 Days of Love

By: Kingma, Daphne Rose

Price: $18.89

Publisher: Conari Press, 2002-01-09


In 365 Days of Love, bestselling author Daphne Rose Kingma writes with startling insight and clarity on the meaning and magic of love, offering readers a welcome opportunity to reflect each day on the love in their lives. With her characteristic poetic prose and warmhearted style, Kingma explores the elements and expressions of love, helping the reader to see clearly its many-faceted possibilities. Designed to be read daily to inspire, affirm, remind, encourage, support,... View more info

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A Baby Book for You (Boston Museum of Fine Arts)

By: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Price: $18.02

Publisher: Bulfinch, 1996-04-01


This handsome keepsake volume not only provides ample space to record baby's progress from birth to age three, it also showcases marvelous color artworks by Ralph Caldecott, Kate Greenaway, Walter Crane, and others from the "golden age of children's book illustration." Itallows plenty of room for snapshots and locks of hair--and the wonderful illustrations and nursery rhymes throughout are a continuing source of delight. Concealed wire-o binding. View more info

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A Fine Young Man: What Parents, Mentors, and Educators Can Do to Shape Adolescent Boys into Exceptional Men

By: Gurian, Michael

Price: $16.20

Publisher: TarcherPerigee, 1999-04-05


From depression to dropping grades, from incidents of violence to teen suicide, today's adolescent boys are one of the largest at-risk groups in America today. In this bracing and insightful book, the bestselling author of The Wonder of Boys directs our attention to the unknown problems and marvels of this age group, helping parents and mentors shepherd boys through the challenging ages of ten to twenty. View more info

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A Good Enough Parent : A Book on Child-Rearing

By: Bettelheim, Bruno

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Vintage, 1988-03-12


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A History of the Wife

By: Yalom, Marilyn

Price: $15.33

Publisher: Harper Perennial, 2002-02-05


How did marriage, considered a religious duty in medieval Europe, become a venue for personal fulfillment in contemporary America? How did the notion of romantic love, a novelty in the Middle Ages, become a prerequisite for marriage today? And, if the original purpose of marriage was procreation, what exactly is the purpose of marriage for women now? Combining "a scholar's rigor and a storyteller's craft"(San Jose Mercury News), distinguished cultural historian Marilyn Y... View more info

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A Lesson for Martin Luther King Jr. (Ready-to-read COFA)

By: Patrick, Denise Lewis; Pate, Rodney S. [Illustrator]

Price: $4.59

Publisher: Simon Spotlight, 2003-12-01


Level 2: Reading Independently - More complex stories - Varied sentence structure - Paragraphs and short chapters Young Martin Luther King Jr. is having some problems with his best friend, Bobby. First, they are going to different schools this year. Next, Bobby's dad is not letting his son play with Martin. When Martin learns why, he is confused and hurt -- but he learns a lesson that he will never forget. View more info

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A Volcano in My Tummy: Helping Children to Handle Anger

By: Eliane Whitehouse; Warwick Pudney

Price: $14.42

Publisher: New Society Publishers, 1998-07-01


"A Volcano in My Tummy: Helping Children to Handle Anger" presents a clear and effective approach to helping children and adults alike understand and deal constructively with children's anger. Using easy to understand yet rarely taught skills for anger management, including how to teach communication of emotions, "A Volcano in My Tummy" offers engaging, well-organized activities which help to overcome the fear of children's anger which many adult care-givers experience. ... View more info

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Act of Marriage, The

By: Tim LaHaye

Price: $15.33

Publisher: Zondervan, 1998-03-01


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AD/HD Parenting Handbook: Practical Advice for Parents from Parents

By: Alexander-Roberts, Colleen

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2006-07-20

Edition: 2


Parenting a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) can be challenging and demanding. But now, with the help of The AD/HD Parenting Handbook, 2nd Edition, your job as a parent will get easier. Here, other parents of AD/HD children tell what really worked for them. With hundreds of inspired ideas, author Colleen Alexander-Roberts gives you practical suggestions for handling your child with AD/HD. View more info

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ADHD & Teens: A Parent's Guide to Making it through the Tough Years

By: Alexander-Roberts, Colleen

Price: $14.42

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing, 1995-10-01


ADHD and Teens is a manual of practical advice to help parents cope with the problems that can arise during these years. A crash course is offered on parenting styles that really work with teens with ADHD and how these styles allow the teen to safely move from dependence to independence. View more info

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Adopting On Your Own: The Complete Guide to Adoption for Single Parents

By: Varon, Lee

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000-10-04


The first guide of its kind, covering all stages of the adoption process "Adopting on Your Own "addresses the questions and concerns of prospective single parents. Lee Varon, a practicing therapist specializing in adoption counseling and the single mother of two adopted children, helps readers make an evenhanded assessment of whether adoption is right for them, then leads them through the different stages of arranging and financing the adoption. She weighs the advant... View more info