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Paula
Paula
Paperback      ISBN: 0060927216
Written next to the hospital bedside of her critically ill daughter, the acclaimed author of The House of the Spirit presents the story of her ancestors and youth, reflecting on the challenges and achievements of one family during a turbulent era in Chilean history. Reprint.
Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic
Raising Your Spirited Child
A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic
Paperback      ISBN: 0060923288
A new approach to raising "spirited" children shows parents how to understand the child's and their own temperamental traits, discover the power of positive suggestion, and much more. Reprint. National ad/promo. Tour.
The Expectant Father: Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads-To-Be
The Expectant Father
Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads-To-Be
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0789205386
Describes the changes accompanying each month of pregnancy and covers financial concerns, emotions, ways to support one's partner, and preparation for fatherhood.
How to Talk So Kids Can Learn: What Every Parent and Teacher Needs to Know
How to Talk So Kids Can Learn
What Every Parent and Teacher Needs to Know
Paperback      ISBN: 0684824728
Offers a dialogue technique for communicating with kids
Single Mothers by Choice: A Guidebook for Single Women Who Are Considering or Have Chosen Motherhood
Single Mothers by Choice
A Guidebook for Single Women Who Are Considering or Have Chosen Motherhood
Paperback      ISBN: 0812922468
A handbook for the growing number of women who have chosen single motherhood offers a helpful analysis of available options, from artificial insemination to adoption, and examines the special problems, questions, and rewards of single motherhood. 25,000 first printing.
Montessori Play & Learn: A Parents' Guide to Purposeful Play from Two to Six
Montessori Play & Learn
A Parents' Guide to Purposeful Play from Two to Six
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0517591820
A guide to educational play Montessori style argues that by physically adapting a home to encourage a toddler to take part in family activities, parents can stimulate and direct a toddler's natural curiosity. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Incarnating Child
Incarnating Child
Paperback      ISBN: 1869890043
What to Expect the Toddler Years
What to Expect the Toddler Years
Paperback      ISBN: 0894809946
A parent's guide to coping with a toddler offers guidance on eating and sleeping problems, tantrums, day care and separation anxiety, discipline, peer pressure, toilet training, and more. Original. First serials, Parenting & Baby Talk. Tour.
Simplify Your Life With Kids: 100 Ways to Make Family Life Easier and More Fun
Simplify Your Life With Kids
100 Ways to Make Family Life Easier and More Fun
Hardcover      ISBN: 0836235959
A practical-minded manual for busy, working parents offers advice on simplifying family life and negotiating time-consuming issues, covering such topics as establishing a bedtime routine, stopping tantrums, and when to say yes. 100,000 first printing. Tour.
Punished by Rewards: The Trouble With Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A'S, Praise and Other Bribes
Punished by Rewards
The Trouble With Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A'S, Praise and Other Bribes
Paperback      ISBN: 0618001816
Criticizes the system of motivating through reward, offering arguments for motivating people by working with them instead of doing things to them