|Father Figure: How to Be a Feminist Dad|
By Shapiro, Jordan
2021-05 - Little, Brown Spark
9780316459969 Check Our Catalog
A thoughtful and long-overdue exploration of fatherhood and masculinity in the 21st century that "redefines what it means to be a good father" (Adam Grant).
There are hundreds of books on parenting, and with good reason--becoming a parent is scary, difficult, and life-changing. But when it comes to books about parenting identity, rather than the nuts and bolts of raising …More
|Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy: The New Science for a Safe Birth and a Healthy Baby|
By Fisher, Susan
2021-05 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358409076 Check Our Catalog
An indispensable guide to the revolutionary advances in pregnancy and childbirth, Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy contains trailblazing science that explains:
|Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your Body. Your Baby. Your Choices.|
By Hill, MILLI
2021-05 - HQ
9780008456948 Check Our Catalog
|When You Wonder, You're Learning: Mister Rogers' Enduring Lessons for Raising Creative, Curious, Caring Kids|
By Behr, Gregg
Author Rydzewski, Ryan
Foreword by Rogers, Joanne
2021-04 - Hachette Go
9780306874734 Check Our Catalog
Bringing the lessons of Mister Rogers into the digital age
Playful and practical, When You Wonder, You're Learning introduces a new generation of families to the lessons of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. By exploring the science behind the iconic television program, the book reveals what Fred Rogers called the "tools for learning" skills and mindsets that scientists now …More
|What to Eat When You Want to Get Pregnant: A Science-Based 4-Week Program to Boost Your Fertility with Nutrition|
By Avena, Nicole
2021-03 - Citadel Press
9780806540702 Check Our Catalog
Making a healthy baby begins with healthy ingredients.
Dr. Nicole Avena--nutrition expert and author of What to Eat When You're Pregnant--presents the preface to that guide, new revolutionary research on how nutrition impacts the ability to conceive and offers a 4-week plan to get readers on the path to parenthood.
Joining the ranks with pregnancy experts such as Heidi Murkoff, Dr. …More
|Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Teach Us about the Lost Art of Raising Happy, Healthy, Little Humans|
By Doucleff, Michaeleen
2021-03 - Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
9781982149673 Check Our Catalog
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
The oldest cultures in the world have mastered the art of raising happy, well-adjusted children. What can we learn from them?
"Hunt, Gather, Parent is full of smart ideas that I immediately wanted to force on my own kids." --Pamela Druckerman, The New York Times Book Review
When Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff becomes …More
|To Raise a Boy: Classrooms, Locker Rooms, Bedrooms, and the Hidden Struggles of American Boyhood|
By Brown, Emma
2021-03 - Atria/One Signal Publishers
9781982128081 Check Our Catalog
"To Raise a Boy is a clear-eyed and sometimes shocking view of the world that we have created for boys, and a call for change." --Peg Tyre, author of the New York Times bestseller The Trouble with Boys
"A stunning work of investigative journalism that looks at the systems and structures that have failed our boys." --Soraya Chemaly, author of Rage Becomes …More
|Thrivers: The Surprising Reasons Why Some Kids Struggle and Others Shine|
By Borba, Michele
2021-03 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780593085271 Check Our Catalog
The bestselling author of UnSelfie explains why the old markers of accomplishment (grades, test scores) are no longer reliable predictors of success in the 21st century -- and offers 7 teachable traits that will safeguard our kids for the future.
Michele Borba has been a teacher, educational consultant, and parent for 40 years -- and she's never been more worried than she is …More
|Parent Like It Matters: How to Raise Joyful, Change-Making Girls|
By Johnson Dias, Janice
Foreword by Woodson, Jacqueline
2021-03 - Ballantine Books
9781984819628 Check Our Catalog
An accessible blueprint to embolden our daughters to be critical thinkers, fearless doers, and joyful change agents for our future--from the proud mother of teen activist Marley Dias, founder of 1000BLACKGIRLBOOKS.
"A stunning and pathbreaking how-to guide and memoir for every mom, dad, or caregiver who believes in rearing children to be healthy individuals and caring citizens."--Khalil …More
|Quirky Kids: Understanding and Supporting Your Child with Developmental Differences|
By Klass, Perri
Author Costello, Eileen
2021-02 - American Academy of Pediatrics
9781610024198 Check Our Catalog
This classic, coauthored by New York Times columnist and pediatrician Dr. Perri Klass, has been fully revised and updated to reflect the recent significant changes in the recognition and care of children whose development doesn't go as expected. It includes new information about therapeutic interventions, managing co-morbidities, and getting support for children with developmental …More
|The Scaffold Effect: Raising Resilient, Self-Reliant, and Secure Kids in an Age of Anxiety|
By Koplewicz, Harold
2021-02 - Harmony
9780593139349 Check Our Catalog
Prevent and counteract the general anxiety and emotional fragility prevalent in children and teenagers today--a new parenting philosophy and strategies that give children the tools to flourish on their own.
"A master synthesizer of attachment science, medical practice, and his own experience as a father, Harold Koplewicz capably and compassionately leads us through the art of …More
|Parenting While Working from Home: A Monthly Guide to Help Parents Balance Their Careers, Connect with Their Kids, and Establish Their Inner Strength|
By Tunis, Karissa
Author Medini, Shari
2021-01 - Skyhorse Publishing
9781510764828 Check Our Catalog
Parenting in December is very different from parenting in July―especially while working from home
As more parents work from home than ever before, there are unique challenges when it comes to meeting the demands of their job, helping their kids thrive, and finding even five minutes to take care of themselves. Parenting While Working from Home offers tips, strategies, and …More
|Work-From-Home Hacks: 500+ Easy Ways to Get Organized, Stay Productive, and Maintain a Work/Life Balance While Working from Home!|
By Frost, Aja
2020-12 - Adams Media Corporation
9781507215593 Check Our Catalog
Be as productive as possible at work while never leaving your home with these 500 easy-to-follow hacks that will instantly improve your work-from-home experience.
As many have discovered during the Covid-19 pandemic, working from home certainly has its perks. From the easy (non)commute to your computer to the extra time you can spend with your family and pets to the benefits of …More
|Raising Your Spirited Baby: A Breakthrough Guide for You and Your Child to Thrive Despite the Shrieks and Struggles to Sleep|
By Kurcinka, Mary Sheedy
2020-12 - William Morrow & Company
9780062961525 Check Our Catalog
"Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, Ed.D., brings her expertise in raising spirited children to help you understand and soothe your spirited baby. Her research-based, parent-tested strategies will help your baby sleep better and develop a calmer, more resilient brain and nervous system." --Dr. Laura Markham, founder of AhaParenting.com, and author of Peaceful Parent, Happy …More
|Do Right by Me: Learning to Raise Black Children in White Spaces|
By Harrison, Valerie I.
Author D'Angelo, Kathryn Peach
2020-11 - Temple University Press
9781439919958 Check Our Catalog
For decades, Katie D'Angelo and Valerie Harrison engaged in conversations about race and racism. However, when Katie and her husband, who are white, adopted Gabriel, a biracial child, Katie's conversations with Val, who is black, were no longer theoretical and academic. The stakes grew from the two friends trying to understand each other's perspectives to a mother navigating, with input from …More
|Busy Toddler's Guide to Actual Parenting: From Their First "no" to Their First Day of School (and Everything in Between)|
By Allison, Susie
2020-09 - Innovation Press
9781943147854 Check Our Catalog
You don't need to feel alone in parenting. You don't need to feel like you're failing. And you definitely don't need another parenting book filled with theoretical advice about theoretical children. You need actual parenting help from an actual parent. It's time to feel confident in your parenting.
Susie Allison, creator of the massive online community Busy …More
|What to Expect: Eating Well When You're Expecting, 2nd Edition|
By Murkoff, Heidi
2020-08 - Workman Publishing
9781523501397 Check Our Catalog
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|How Babies Sleep: The Gentle, Science-Based Method for a Good Night's Sleep|
By Axelrod, Sofia
2020-08 - Atria Books
9781982112578 Check Our Catalog
Discover the best baby sleep method--gentle, science-backed, and inspired by the latest Nobel Prize-winning research--that shows you how to get your baby to sleep through the night naturally.
Sleep--or the lack of it--is one of the most crucial issues for new parents. Newborn babies typically wake every two to three hours, and there's nothing bleary-eyed, exhausted parents want more …More
|Mayo Clinic Guide to Your Baby's First Years: 2nd Edition Revised and Updated|
By Cook, Walter
Author Klaas, Kelsey
2020-07 - Mayo Clinic Press
9781893005570 Check Our Catalog
Not every parenting journey looks alike. In this best-selling reference guide, the parents and childcare experts at Mayo Clinic offer a trusted manual on expected--and not so expected--developments that can occur during your baby's first years.
Updated and Revised 2nd edition.
While new and experienced parents alike find that every baby brings its own set of challenges, the Mayo Clinic …More
|The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read: (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did)|
By Perry, Philippa
2020-02 - Penguin Life
9781984879554 Check Our Catalog
A beautifully comprehensive look at what it might mean to be a sane and emotionally intelligent parent . . . hugely warm, wise, hopeful and encouraging.--Alain de Botton, author of How Proust Can Change Your Life
Instant #1 Sunday Times Bestseller
Every parent wants their child to be happy and every parent wants to avoid screwing them up (the way their parents did ). …More
|The Montessori Toddler: Planting the Seeds to Grow a Curious and Responsible Human Being|
By Davies, Simone
Illustrator Imai, Hiyoko
2019-03 - Workman Publishing
9781523506897 Check Our Catalog
Turn your home into a Montessori home--and become a more mindful, attentive, and easygoing parent.
It's time to change the way we see toddlers. Using the principles developed by the educator Dr. Maria Montessori, Simone Davies shows how to turn life with a "terrible two" into a mutually rich and rewarding time of curiosity, learning, respect, and discovery.
With hundreds of …More
|You Can't F*ck Up Your Kids: A Judgment-Free Guide to Stress-Free Parenting|
By Powers, Lindsay
2020-03 - Atria Books
9781982110130 Check Our Catalog
Cribsheet meets The Sh't No One Tells You in this no-holds-barred, judgment-free parenting guide that sets the record straight on every hot-button parenting topic by longtime journalist and founder of the viral #NoShameParenting movement.
What if you could do more for your kids, by doing a whole lot less?
Parenting today has become a competitive sport, and it …More
|The New Baby Blueprint: Caring for You and Your Little One|
By Casares, Whitney
2020-03 - American Academy of Pediatrics
9781610023757 Check Our Catalog
Pediatrician and mother of two young daughters, Dr. Whitney Casares, delivers a modern, empathetic guide to preparing for a baby and those first few days, weeks, and months of being a parent. From basic newborn care to breastfeeding success and from childcare choices to the emotional ups and downs of new motherhood, Dr. Casares's advice combines important health and safety information from the …More
|The Little Book of Baby Massage: The Power of Touch to Calm Your Baby|
By Kellett, Jo
2020-02 - DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
9781465491077 Check Our Catalog
Easy massage routines to soothe your baby and communicate love.
To a baby, touch is talk, and with these soothing techniques, you and your child can share some of your most fulfilling communicative moments.
Calm and comfort your baby from head to toe with a step-by-step full-body massage; discover ways to incorporate massage into your baby's day-to-day routine; and ease common …More
|The Power of Showing Up: How Parental Presence Shapes Who Our Kids Become and How Their Brains Get Wired|
By Siegel, Daniel J.
Author Bryson, Tina Payne
2020-01 - Ballantine Books
9781524797713 Check Our Catalog
Parenting isn't easy. Showing up is. Your greatest impact begins right where you are. Now the bestselling authors of The Whole-Brain Child and No-Drama Discipline explain what this means over the course of childhood.
|Right from the Start: A Practical Guide for Helping Young Children with Autism|
By Donahue, Karin
Author Crassons, Kate
2019-11 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
9781475844405 Check Our Catalog
Right from the Start: A Practical Guide for Helping Young Children with Autism asserts that autistic children can be successful when parents and teachers understand key principles of autism and have the tools to help these children expand their social and emotional skills. This book explains the importance of self-regulation, the ability to moderate our feelings and reactions. In prioritizing this …More
|The Kids Are in Bed: Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting|
By Bertsche, Rachel
2020-01 - Plume Books
9781524744014 Check Our Catalog
All new moms should shove a copy of The Kids Are in Bed in the diaper bag between the asswipes and Aquaphor A perfect guide on how-to not morph solely into someone's mom and retain your badassery in a world of Disneyfication and baby sharks."
Picture it--it's 8:30 p.m. You …More