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Product Description: A playdate is an organized meeting where parents come together with their children at a public or private location to interact socially or “play.” Children no longer simply “go out and play,” rather, play is arranged, scheduled, and parentally-approved and supervised...read more

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9780814760512, titled "The Playdate: Parents, Children, and the New Expectations of Play" | New York Univ Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: A playdate is an organized meeting where parents come together with their children at a public or private location to interact socially or “play.

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9781479866298, titled "The Playdate: Parents, Children and the New Expectations of Play" | New York Univ Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A playdate is an organized meeting where parents come together with their children at a public or private location to interact socially or “play.

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Product Description: Every parent will tell you it is no easy task raising a child in today’s society and many would love to have a manual available to look up a solution to the problems that arise each day.  10 Steps to Almost Perfect Parenting offers a path that parents can take that will help guide them through the formative parenting years offering up the details of how to navigate through parenthood while preparing your childhood for adulthood...read more

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9781590793695 | Select Books Inc, May 17, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Every parent will tell you it is no easy task raising a child in today’s society and many would love to have a manual available to look up a solution to the problems that arise each day.

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Product Description: The shift from daily parenting and a “full nest” to an empty nest can be a startling one. Many don't know what to do with themselves when the job of full-time parenting becomes a part-time one, or one managed from a distance. The transitions from full house to empty house, to half-full house to empty house again can create a cycle of ups and downs that can be difficult to manage...read more

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9781442224025 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 18, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Refeathering the Empty Nest by Wendy Aronsson been chosen as a finalist in the Relationships category for the 19th Annual Books for a Better Life Awards.

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9781442269637 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 3, 2016), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The shift from daily parenting and a “full nest” to an empty nest can be a startling one.

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Product Description: A prominent and esteemed critic challenges widely held beliefs about children and parenting, revealing that underlying each myth is a deeply conservative ideology that is, ironically, often adopted by liberal parents.Somehow a set of deeply conservative assumptions about children—what they’re like and how they should be raised—has congealed into the conventional wisdom in our society...read more

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9780807073889 | Beacon Pr, March 8, 2016, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A prominent and esteemed critic challenges widely held beliefs about children and parenting, revealing that underlying each myth is a deeply conservative ideology that is, ironically, often adopted by liberal parents.

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Product Description: Do you find bringing up teenagers more of a pain than a pleasure?Raising teenagers can test parental love to breaking point, particularly if you have previously enjoyed a close and loving relationship. The child whose every joy and sadness you shared has suddenly become taller than you, louder than you, with an inside knowledge of all your failings - and a sudden urge to point them out...read more

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9780349409528 | Piatkus Books, March 8, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Do you find bringing up teenagers more of a pain than a pleasure?
9780749925949 | Piatkus Books, May 26, 2005, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: Do you find bringing up teenagers more of a pain than a pleasure?

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Product Description: Heather Shumaker has sparked much discussion with her 'renegade rules for raising competent and compassionate kids.' In this follow-up book, she takes on new hot-button issues like banning homework, technology use, and skipping kindergarten...read more

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9780399172007 | J P Tarcher, March 8, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When it comes to parenting, sometimes you have to trust your gut.

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9781520002453 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, March 22, 2016), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Heather Shumaker has sparked much discussion with her 'renegade rules for raising competent and compassionate kids.

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Product Description: In the spirit of Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee and Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman’s Nurture Shock, New York Times “Your Money” columnist Ron Lieber delivers a taboo-shattering manifesto that explains how talking openly to children about money can help parents raise modest, patient, grounded young adults who are financially wise beyond their years...read more

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9780062247018 | Harpercollins, February 3, 2015, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: In the spirit of Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee and Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman’s Nurture Shock, New York Times “Your Money” columnist Ron Lieber delivers a taboo-shattering manifesto that explains how talking openly to children about money can help parents raise modest, patient, grounded young adults who are financially wise beyond their years.
9780404607395, titled "Wessex Tales" | Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1984, cover price $38.00 | also contains Wessex Tales | About this edition: Wessex Tales is a collection of Thomas Hardy's best short fiction, and contains the following stories: 1.

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9780062247025 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, February 23, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: In the spirit of Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee and Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman’s Nurture Shock, New York Times “Your Money” columnist Ron Lieber delivers a taboo-shattering manifesto that explains how talking openly to children about money can help parents raise modest, patient, grounded young adults who are financially wise beyond their years.

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9781481532952 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 3, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: [*Read by the author - Ron Lieber] In the spirit of Wendy Mogel's The Blessing of a Skinned Knee and Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman's Nurture Shock, New York Times ''Your Money'' columnist Ron Lieber delivers a taboo-shattering manifesto that explains how talking openly to children about money can help parents raise modest, patient, grounded young adults who are financially wise beyond their years.

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Product Description: An essential resource for transracially adoptive parents and the professionals who serve them, this book offers practical strategies for helping a transracially adopted child through the challenges he or she may face.• Includes advice and questions for discussion and thought by parents considering transracial adoption; for parents already on the journey with older children, the authors examine racial identity development• Offers concrete strategies for parents parenting a child from a different race• Provides practical steps related to managing influences and opinions from within the extended family and the community• Suggests ways parents can learn from members of their child's racial community―and how to manage challenges that arise in transracial adoption situations• Shares the stories of three adults who were transracial adoptees as well as vignettes from (and interviews with) dozens of parents who were involved in transracial adoption...read more

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9781440837029 | Praeger Pub Text, February 12, 2016, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: An essential resource for transracially adoptive parents and the professionals who serve them, this book offers practical strategies for helping a transracially adopted child through the challenges he or she may face.

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Product Description: In this wise and hilarious parenting book, Elaine Rose Glickman tells parents that—when it comes to their bratty kids—the buck stops with them!         You’ve seen them—kids running wild through restaurants while the parents avert their gaze and order another cappuccino...read more

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9780399173127 | J P Tarcher, May 31, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this wise and hilarious parenting book, Elaine Rose Glickman tells parents that—when it comes to their bratty kids—the buck stops with them!

Designed to help parents to take charge of their home, offers tips on how to recognize six types of testing and manipulating behavior and how to constructively handle misbehavior at home and in public.

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9781492629887 | 6 edition (Sourcebooks Inc, February 2, 2016), cover price $15.99 | also contains 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12
9781889140162 | 3 edition (Parentmagic Inc, October 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Designed to help parents to take charge of their home, offers tips on how to recognize six types of testing and manipulating behavior and how to constructively handle misbehavior at home and in public.
9780963386199 | Parentmagic Inc, March 1, 1996, cover price $14.95

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9781889140049 | Parentmagic Inc, January 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Addressing the task of child discipline with humor and practicality, this time-tested program provides easy-to-follow steps for disciplining children ages two through 12 without yelling, arguing, or spanking.

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9781439584491 | 3 reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Based on the bestselling parenting book 1-2-3 Magic―now available on audio CD!

This revised edition of the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program addresses the difficult task of child discipline with humor, keen insight, and proven experience. The technique offers a foolproof method of disciplining children ages two through 12 without arguing, yelling, or spanking. By means of three easy-to-follow steps, parents learn to manage troublesome behavior, encourage good behavior, and strengthen the parent-child relationship—avoiding the "Talk-Persuade-Argue-Yell-Hit" syndrome which frustrates so many parents. Ten strategies for building a child’s self-esteem and the six types of testing and manipulation a parent can expect from the child are discussed, as well as tips on how to prevent homework arguments, make mealtimes more enjoyable, conduct effective family meetings, and encourage children to start doing their household chores. New advice about kids and technology and new illustrations bring this essential parenting companion completely up-to-date.

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9781492629887 | 6 edition (Sourcebooks Inc, February 2, 2016), cover price $15.99 | also contains 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12
9781889140438 | 4th edition (Parentmagic Inc, October 1, 2010), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This revised edition of the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program addresses the difficult task of child discipline with humor, keen insight, and proven experience.

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Product Description: Parenting has never been the easiest job in the world, but with all the “parenting advice” out there, it's hard not to become bewildered. Today everybody has a different method for dealing with the madness. And who's to say one method is better than another? How do you choose? The truth is that whatever drumbeat you march to, all parents would agree that we just want our kids to be happy...read more

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9780399171819 | J P Tarcher, October 20, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: With all the parenting information out there and the constant pressure to be the “perfect” parent, it seems as if many parents have lost track of one very important piece of the parenting puzzle: raising happy kids.

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9781520003443 | Unabridged edition (Gildan Media on Dreamscape Audio, February 2, 2016), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Parenting has never been the easiest job in the world, but with all the “parenting advice” out there, it's hard not to become bewildered.
9781520003481 | Mp3 una edition (Gildan Media on Dreamscape Audio, February 2, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Parenting has never been the easiest job in the world, but with all the “parenting advice” out there, it's hard not to become bewildered.

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Product Description: In this easy-to-read, science-based book, parents, caregivers, and adults of all kinds discover how discipline affects children’s development, why intervention should reinforce connection not separation, and why the disciplinary strategies that may have been used on us as children are not the ones that children really need...read more

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9781928055105 | Lifetree Media Ltd, January 12, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In this easy-to-read, science-based book, parents, caregivers, and adults of all kinds discover how discipline affects children’s development, why intervention should reinforce connection not separation, and why the disciplinary strategies that may have been used on us as children are not the ones that children really need.

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Product Description: Finally, a practical book for busy parents!Whether you find parenting intuitive or impossible, we could all use a hand here and there. And we could use it quick! In 8 Simple Tools, child psychologist and father Todd Cartmell walks you through the nuts and bolts of healthy, effective parenting...read more

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9780802413871 | Moody Pub, January 5, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Finally, a practical book for busy parents!

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Product Description: Tell a young person what to do–play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand–and most will tune you out. But show them how choices and consequences play out in the real world, with real people, and the impact will be far more profound...read more

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9780814433577 | Amacom Books, November 12, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Tell a young person what to do--play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand--and most will tune you out.

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9781511319720 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, January 5, 2016), cover price $14.99 | also contains Parenting With a Story: Real-life Lessons in Character for Parents and Children to Share | About this edition: Tell a young person what to do–play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand–and most will tune you out.

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Product Description: Tell a young person what to do–play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand–and most will tune you out. But show them how choices and consequences play out in the real world, with real people, and the impact will be far more profound...read more

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9781511319720 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, January 5, 2016), cover price $14.99 | also contains Parenting With a Story: Real-Life Lessons in Character for Parents and Children to Share | About this edition: Tell a young person what to do–play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand–and most will tune you out.

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Product Description: Help your child succeed and thrive!As a parent of a child diagnosed with Down syndrome, you may be feeling unsure of what to do next or where your child's journey will take you. In this book, authors Jen Jacob and Mardra Sikora share their experiences and guide you through life with Ds with expert advice from diagnosis to adulthood...read more

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9781440592904 | Adams Media Corp, January 1, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Help your child succeed and thrive!

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Product Description: "One of the premier experts on parenting, Dr. Leonard Sax brilliantly articulates the problems parents experience with their children, then gives solutions. If you have time to read only one book this year, read this one." --Meg Meeker, M...read more

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9780465048977 | Basic Books, December 29, 2015, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: "One of the premier experts on parenting, Dr.

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9781504658515 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 29, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Malcolm Hillgartner] In The Collapse of Parenting, Leonard Sax, an acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development, identifies a key problem plaguing American children: the dramatic decline in young people's achievement and psychological health.

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Product Description: [Read by Malcolm Hillgartner] In The Collapse of Parenting, Leonard Sax, an acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development, identifies a key problem plaguing American children: the dramatic decline in young people's achievement and psychological health...read more

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9781504658522 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 29, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Malcolm Hillgartner] In The Collapse of Parenting, Leonard Sax, an acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development, identifies a key problem plaguing American children: the dramatic decline in young people's achievement and psychological health.

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Product Description: In The Collapse of Parenting, Leonard Sax, an acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development, identifies a key problem plaguing American children, especially relative to other countries: the dramatic decline in young people's achievement and psychological health...read more

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9781504658508 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 29, 2015), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: In The Collapse of Parenting, Leonard Sax, an acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development, identifies a key problem plaguing American children, especially relative to other countries: the dramatic decline in young people's achievement and psychological health.

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Product Description: Over the last four decades, American hospitals have seen a steady increase in children suffering from psychological disorders, peer violence, and suicide attempts. To figure out why this is happening and how to put an end to it, child psychologist Dr...read more

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9781634504461 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 17, 2015, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Over the last four decades, American hospitals have seen a steady increase in children suffering from psychological disorders, peer violence, and suicide attempts.

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Product Description: A guide to help parents teach their daughters to resist negative cultural messages.Never before have adolescent girls faced so many confusing and contradictory expectations. From a young age, popular culture teaches girls that their worth is based on their appearance, their ability to gain attention, and an ever-increasing accrual of accomplishments...read more

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9780199391134 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 2, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A guide to help parents teach their daughters to resist negative cultural messages.

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Product Description: Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs) chronicles certified professional dog trainer Lisa Edwards's endearing and entertaining journey to ensure that her household survives and thrives when she introduces her son to her motley pack of animals...read more
By Christina Delaine (narrator)

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9781494566067, titled "Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs): keeping your kids and your dogs safe and happy together" | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs) chronicles certified professional dog trainer Lisa Edwards's endearing and entertaining journey to ensure that her household survives and thrives when she introduces her son to her motley pack of animals.
9781494516062, titled "Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs): Keeping Your Kids and Your Dogs Safe and Happy Together" | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs) chronicles certified professional dog trainer Lisa Edwards's endearing and entertaining journey to ensure that her household survives and thrives when she introduces her son to her motley pack of animals.

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Product Description: If we could look into the hearts and minds of our children, we would often realize how little contact there is when we are teaching them. Teaching without a relationship is like swimming without water! This means you cannot raise a child if there is no real relationship...read more

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9781475814712 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 8, 2015, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: If we could look into the hearts and minds of our children, we would often realize how little contact there is when we are teaching them.

Paperback:

9781475821567 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 28, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The 29 Rules for Smart Parenting are intended to help the reader to become more effective as parents and teachers.

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