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  • Ten-ager

    What your daughter needs you to know about the transition from child to teen

    by Madonna King

    An important book that shows that 10 is the new start of a girl's teenage years. It raises the issues our girls might not be talking about publicly, and guides their parents on how experts believe we should deal with it.At ten, we know how girls are pigeonholing themselves into what they think they should be. Whether they see themselves as academic or not, whether they are interested in boys, ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • 9 Ways to a Resilient Child

    by Justin Coulson

    The author of 21 Days to a Happier Family, Dr Justin Coulson, on raising kids who'll bounce back from adversity and challenging times.'How can I help my child be more resilient?' is a question Dr Justin Coulson often hears from worried mums and dads.9 Ways to a Resilient Child gives parents practical strategies to help their children cope with the challenges that life throws at them - from ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Simplicity Parenting

    Using the Extraordinary Power of Less to Raise Calmer, Happier, and More Secure Kids

    by Kim John Payne and 1 more

    Today’s busier, faster society is waging an undeclared war on childhood. With too much stuff, too many choices, and too little time, children can become anxious, have trouble with friends and school, or even be diagnosed with behavioral problems. Now internationally renowned family consultant Kim John Payne helps parents reclaim for their children the space and freedom that allkids need for their ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • 1-2-3 Magic

    3-Step Discipline for Calm, Effective, and Happy Parenting

    by Thomas Phelan

    "Everywhere you go, you keep overhearing other moms say to their misbehaving children, 'That's one. That's two. That's three.' And then you watch in disbelief as their kid actually stops!" — PopSugar MomsAre you the parent of a strong-willed child? Is bedtime a nightly battle? Are you looking to get your kids to behave without yelling? Whether you have a toddler, preschooler, or school-aged child, ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Playful Parenting

    An Exciting New Approach to Raising Children That Will Help You Nurture Close Connections, Solve Behavior Problems, and Encourage Confidence

    by Lawrence J. Cohen

    Parents have heard that play is a child's work—but play is not for kids only. As psychologist Lawrence J. Cohen, Ph.D., demonstrates in this delightful new book, play can be the basis for an innovative and rewarding approach to parenting. From eliciting a giggle during baby's first game of peek-a-boo to cracking jokes with a teenager while hanging out at the mall, Playful Parenting is a complete ... Read more

    $20.89 AUD

  • 10 Mindful Minutes

    Giving our children - and ourselves - the skills to reduce stress and anxiety for healthier, happier lives

    by Goldie Hawn and 1 more

    'This is a remarkable book . . . Read it and use it: you may find you are doing nothing less than giving back to your children their childhood, while they still have the chance to live it' Mark Williams, Director, University of Oxford Mindfulness Centre and author of Mindfulness: Finding peace in a frantic world'10 Mindful Minutes can help any adult - parent, grandparent, teacher - make double use ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Indistractable

    How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

    by Nir Eyal

    'A must-read' Mark MansonWe are living through a crisis of distraction. Plans get sidetracked, friends are ignored, work never seems to get done.Why does it feel like we're distracting our lives away?In Indistractable, behavioural designer Nir Eyal reveals the hidden psychology driving you to distraction. Empowering and optimistic, this is the book that will help you design your time, realise your ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • When a Toy Dog Became a Wolf and the Moon Broke Curfew

    A Memoir

    by Hendrika de Vries

    Born in the Netherlands at a time when girls are to be housewives and mothers and nothing else, Hendrika de Vries is a “daddy’s girl” until her father is deported from Nazi-occupied Amsterdam to a POW camp in Germany and her mother joins the Resistance. In the aftermath of her father’s departure, Hendrika watches as freedoms formerly taken for granted are eroded with escalating brutality by men ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • The 5 Love Languages of Children

    The Secret to Loving Children Effectively

    by Gary Chapman and 1 more

    More than 1 million sold!You know you love your child. But how can you make sure your child knows it?The #1 New York Times bestselling The 5 Love Languages® has helped millions of couples learn the secret to building a love that lasts. Now discover how to speak your child’s love language in a way that he or she understands. Dr. Gary Chapman and Dr. Ross Campbell help you:Discover your child’s love ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • How Your Child Learns Best

    Brain-Friendly Strategies You Can Use to Ignite Your Child's Learning and Increase School Success

    by Judy Willis and 2 more

    Brain-Based Strategies You Can Use Today to Enhance Your Child's Love of LearningHow Your Child Learns Best is a groundbreaking guide for parents that combines the latest brain research with the best classroom practices to reveal scientifically savvy ways to improve your child's success in school.Written by Judy Willis, MD, MEd, a board-certified neurologist who is also a full-time classroom ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • You're Not the Boss of Me

    Brat-proofing Your Four- to Twelve-Year-Old Child

    by Betsy Brown Braun

    For every parent who has ever wanted to scream, “Save me! My child is acting like a brat!” there’s You’re Not the Boss of Me. Filling a critical void in parenting manuals, reveredchildhood development and behavior expert Betsy Brown Braun, bestselling author of Just Tell Me What to Say, dispenses invaluable advice on how to brat-proof kids during the formative ages 4 through 12. ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Parenting the Strong-Willed Child: The Clinically Proven Five-Week Program for Parents of Two- to Six-Year-Olds, Third Edition

    by Rex Forehand and 1 more

    A clinically proven, five-week program for improving your child's behaviorRex Forehand, Ph.D. and Nicholas Long Ph.D. have helped thousands of parents achieve discipline using positive reinforcement, without yelling or harming the child's self-esteem. Their clinically proven, five-week program gives you the tools you need to successfully manage your child’s behavior, giving specific factors that ... Read more

    $22.21 AUD

  • Dear Diary Boy

    An Exacting Mother, Her Free-spirited Son, and Their Bittersweet Adventures in an Elite Japanese School

    by Kumiko Makihara

    When her five-year-old son passed the rigorous entrance exams to one of Japan's top private elementary schools, Makihara, a single mother, thought they were on their way. Taro would wear the historic dark blue uniform and learn alongside other little Einsteins while she basked in the glory of his high achievements with the other perfect moms. Together they would climb the rungs into the country's ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • The Me, Me, Me Epidemic

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Raising Capable, Grateful Kids in an Over-Entitled World

    by Amy McCready

    Cure your kids of the entitlement epidemic so they develop happier, more productive attitudes that will carry them into a successful adulthood.Whenever Amy McCready mentions the "entitlement epidemic" to a group of parents, she is inevitably met with eye rolls, nodding heads, and loaded comments about affected children. It seems everywhere one looks, there are preschoolers who only behave in the ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • All Teachers Wise and Wonderful (Book 2)

    A warm and witty memoir of teaching life in the Yorkshire Dales

    by Andy Seed

    A further memoir of lessons and life in the Yorkshire Dales...All Teachers Wise and Wonderful is the second in Andy Seeds's trilogy about life as a Yorkshire Dales teacher. This is as warm, witty and refreshing as the first, full of colourful anecdotes from village and school life. Andy Seed is sure to charm fans of Jack Sheffield and Gervase Phinn's nostalgic style.After two years in the job, ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Setting Limits with Your Strong-Willed Child, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition

    Eliminating Conflict by Establishing CLEAR, Firm, and Respectful Boundaries

    by Robert J. Mackenzie

    In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Setting Limits author Robert MacKenzie is back with even more time-proven methods for dealing with misbehavior and creating positive, respectful, and rewarding relationships with children prone to acting out and disobedience.Disruptive misbehavior, constant power struggles, manipulative or aggressive behavior--the challenges facing parents and ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Raise a Smarter Child by Kindergarten

    Raise IQ by up to 30 points and turn on your child's smart genes

    by Carol Colman and 2 more

    Nature didn’t finish your child’s brain at birth. It’s up to you to maximize your child’s mental skills without causing additional stress. Acclaimed neurologist and bestselling author of Grain Brain, David Perlmutter, MD, offers these valuable tools:Simple games to reinforce memory pathways in the brainInformation on common household products and children’s toys that contain brain-damaging ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • The Awakened Family

    How to Raise Empowered, Resilient, and Conscious Children.

    by Dr Shefali Tsabary

    'Parents ... you will be wowed and awed by [Dr. Shefali].' - Oprah WinfreyBecome the awakened parent you've always wanted to be and watch your children thrive.All parents have aspirations for their children but for some these hopes turn into unrealistic expectations. In many cases, this puts huge amounts of pressure on children and has the potential to cause real harm, hindering your child's ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Gifted School

    'Snapping with tension' Shari Lapena

    by Bruce Holsinger

    Ambitious parents, wilful kids, and the pursuit of prestige**... A gripping page-turner, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies.**'More than a touch of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies' OBSERVERHow far would you go to protect your child's future?In the peaceful, privileged community of Crystal, Colorado, a group of close friends are raising their families in harmony.U... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week

    Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life

    by Ana Homayoun

    At last, the solution for getting disorganized boys back on track.Missed assignments. Lack of focus and enthusiasm. Falling grades. For too many boys and their frustrated parents, these are the facts of life. But they don't have to be.Top academic couselor Ana Homayoun has helped turn even the most disorganized, scattered, and unfocused boys into successful young people who consistently meet their ... Read more

    $13.96 AUD

  • "Where Did I Come From?"

    An Illustrated Children's Book on Human Sexuality

    by Peter Mayle

    With over a million copies sold, this classic children's book has helped parents all over the world discuss the birds and the bees—without any nonsense.First published in 1973, Where Did I Come From? has helped generations of parents talk honestly with their children about the intimate world of human sexuality. Told in an age-appropriate voice respectful of young people's natural intelligence and ... Read more

    $10.66 AUD

  • The No-Cry Separation Anxiety Solution: Gentle Ways to Make Good-bye Easy from Six Months to Six Years

    by Elizabeth Pantley

    A tear-free approach to child separation blues-from the bestselling 'No Cry' author a generation of parents have come to trustAlmost every child suffers some sort of anxiety during their first six years of life. Babies cry when grandparents hold them, toddlers cling to mommy's leg, children weep when their parent leaves them at daycare, at school, or to go to work. This can cause frustration and ... Read more

    $22.21 AUD

  • The Entitlement Trap

    How to Rescue Your Child with a New Family System of Choosing, Earning, and Owne rship

    by Richard Eyre and 1 more

    Dump the allowance-and use a new "Family Economy" to raise responsible children in an age of instant gratification.Number-one New York Times bestselling authors Richard and Linda Eyre, have spent the last twenty-five years helping parents nurture strong, healthy families. Now they've synthesized their vast experience in an essential blueprint to instilling children with a sense of ownership, ... Read more

    $22.21 AUD

  • The ADD & ADHD Answer Book

    Professional Answers to 275 of the Top Questions Parents Ask

    by Susan Ashley and 1 more

    series Special Needs Parenting Answer Book
    The ADD & ADHD Answer Book helps you understand your child's illness and develop a plan to help them succeed.What can I do to help my child now?What are the symptoms of ADD?What questions will the doctor ask me about my child?Do children with AD/HD qualify for special education?Should I medicate my child?ADD and ADHD are estimated to affect at least 3 ... ... Read more

    $19.35 AUD