The Wonder of Girls : Understanding the Hidden Nature of Our Daughters -- by Michael Gurian (Author) (Book - Parent)
"Therapist Gurian probes the unique aspects of girls' emotional, social and physical development in a follow-up to his bestselling The Wonder of Boys. First, though, he takes a few stabs at feminism,...
Ages 13 years and up.
Boy Talk: How You Can Help Your Son Express His Emotions -- by Mary Polce-Lynch (Author) (Book - Parent)
"The language of emotions has a unique vocabulary that boys must learn to become socially competent adults. In fact, the lack of such training may, according to this book, explain phenomena like...
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Adolescence (13-21), School Age (6-12)
Our Family Meeting Book -- by Elaine Hightower, Betsy Riley (Authors) (Book - Parent/Child)
"In most families today, everyone's running in different directions. Kids are more involved than ever in activities, lessons, sports, and school. Chances are, both parents work. How can you find time...
Ages 5 years - 13 years.
Personality and Motivational Differences in Persons With Mental Retardation -- by Harvey Switzky (Author) (Book - Parent)
"This book presents both older and newer models and applications involving personality and motivational operators among persons with mental retardation, seeking to demonstrate the power of...
Age groups: School Age (6-12), Adulthood (22+), Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Adolescence (13-21)
Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5 -- by The American Academy of Pediatrics (Author) (Book - Parent)
"The organization that represents the nation's finest pediatricians and the most advanced research and practice in the field of child care answers all your medical and parenting questions. Here is...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
I Want Your Moo: A Story for Children About Self-Esteem -- by Marcella Weiner, Jill Neimark (Authors) (Book)
"Toodles the turkey hates her "gobble," and she decides she'll trade it in for another animal's more pleasant sound. "She asked the duck for his Quack/and the goose for his Clack/the crow for her...
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12)
Sibling Rivalry -- by Betsy Haynes (Author) (Book - Child)
"When the Barry's go on a family ski vacation, Beth Barry is determined to prove that she is just as mature as her older sister, Brittany, who is spending most of their vacation flirting with a...
Ages 9 years - 12 years.
YMCA (Organization - Private, Non-Profit)
Together, the nation's more than 2,500 YMCAs are the largest not-for-profit community service organizations in America, working to meet the health and social service needs of 18.9 million men, women...
Helping Little Kids Succeed ? Alaskan Style (Book - Parent)
The companion volume to Helping Kids Succeed?Alaskan Style. This book is written by and for Alaskans on how to build assets in young children, 0?6 years old, the Alaskan way. For parents, caregivers,...
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Infancy (<1), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
Kids Can Cooperate: A Practical Guide to Teaching Problem Solving -- by Marina Megale, Elizabeth Crary (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"All parents want their kids to get along, but often get caught up in solving their children's problems. Kids can cooperate if they have the skills. Elizabeth Crary describes how to teach children the...
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)