Back to school season is upon us, so help your patrons navigate the first day of school and beyond with these books about parenting. Click for More Parenting Books.
Needed now more than ever: a guide that includes 500 diverse contemporary fiction and memoir recommendations for preteens and teens with the goal of inspiring greater empathy for themselves, their peers, and the world around them. As young people are diagnosed with anxiety and depression in increasing numbers, or dealing with other issues that can […]
From tackling the toddler years to college admissions, these resources are perfect for parents and teachers who may be searching for books to help them through the school year ahead. Click for More Resources for Parents and Teachers.
Love That Boy is a uniquely personal story about the causes and costs of outsized parental expectations. What we want for our children—popularity, normalcy, achievement, genius—and what they truly need—grit, empathy, character—are explored by National Journal’s Ron Fournier, who weaves his extraordinary journey to acceptance around the latest research on childhood development and stories of other loving-but-struggling […]
Today we wanted to share with you two incredible new resources for parents. They are great guides to help parents with daily challenges and creating the best evironments they can for their kids. Asperger Syndrome: The OASIS Guide , Revised Third Edition Advice, Inspiration, Insight, and Hope, from Early Intervention to Adulthood by Patricia Romanowski Bashe For the […]
Libraries provide support for parents 365 days a year through their collections, programs, and resources. Whether it’s storytime, computer access, or a parenting book you’re there for them as a rock amidst their Cheerio filled, Fisher Price chaos. We’ve created a list of our latest parenting titles for you to help offer both comic relief […]
[youtube 9HHXMyLey0o] A beautifully written reminder that life really is about the moments within each day. Author Kate Whouley share her bittersweet story about caring for a parent with Alzheimer’s, and in doing so reminds us all of life’s real pleasures. A chronicle of the profound, life-changing, and laugh-out-loud funny moments in the journey of […]
Last week I had the very fortunate opportunity of listening to Dr. Meg Meeker speak about her new book, The 10 Habits of Happy Mothers, Reclaiming Our Passion, Purpose, and Sanity, during a Random House Parents Network lunch here at our corporate office. Dr. Meeker is the author of “Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters” and “Boys […]