Top Selling in Child Development

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child

Marc Weissbluth, M.D.
One of the country's leading researchers updates his revolutionary approach to solving--and preventing--your children's sleep problemsHere Dr. Marc Weissbluth, a distinguished pediatrician and

Secrets of the Baby Whisperer

Tracy Hogg
"GETTING ANY SLEEP?"It's an insidious myth that all new parents must give up not only their sleep but their entire lives for the first year of a baby's life. Codswallop, says British-born Trac

Boost your child's confidence: 52 brilliant drama techniques to help your child shine

Lucy Morgans
Growing up is a tough business. As children get older and become more independent they can struggle to work out where they fit into the world, and as a parent it's natural to want to make this potenti

How Oakley Lost His Spots:

DC Swain
Oakley is a Dalmatian who doesn’t have any spots. Convinced by his friend Rover
that he has lost them, he sets off to find his spots, only to find out that
Dalmatians aren’t born with spots and t

Raising Your Spirited Child Rev Ed

Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
Newly revised, featuring the most up-to-date research, effective strategies, and real-life storiesThe spirited child—often called "difficult" or "strong-willed"—possesses traits we value in

The Leader in Me: How Schools and Parents Around the World Are Inspiring Greatness, One Child at a Time

Stephen R. Covey
The world has entered an era of the most profound and challenging change in human history. Most of our children are not prepared, and we know it. Parents around the world see the change and

Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder

Richard Louv
"I like to play indoors better 'cause that's where all the electrical outlets are," reports a fourth-grader. Never before in history have children been so plugged in—and so out of touch with the natur

Little Boy Josh - Book 1: Obeying Our Parents

Children enjoy reading and seeing these illustrations. They l

Baby-Led Weaning: The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods—and Helping Your Baby to Grow Up a Happy and Confident Eater

Tracey Murkett
The Natural, No-Fuss, No-Purée Method for Starting Your Baby on Solid FoodsBaby-Led Weaning explodes the myth that babies need to be spoon-fed and shows why self-feeding from the star

Christmas with Lyn: Special Edition

A Christmas Story for children.It's a fun loving Christmas

What to Expect the Second Year: From 12 to 24 Months

Heidi Murkoff
Heidi Murkoff’s What to Expect has delivered again. Announcing the arrival of a brand-new member of the What to Expect family: What to Expect the Second Year. The essential sequel to What to

Raising An Emotionally Intelligent Child

John Gottman
Intelligence That Comes from the HeartEvery parent knows the importance of equipping children with the intellectual skills they need to succeed in school and life. But children a

Dad's Pregnant Too: Expectant Fathers, Expectant Mothers, New Dads and New Moms Share Advice, Tips and Stories about All the Surprises, Questions and Joys Ahead...

Harlan Cohen
Dad's Pregnant Too! is a first-of-its-kind guide written for expectant fathers, but also intended for couples. From the first positive test, to the first time seducing your pregnant partner, to the fi

First-Year Baby Care: An Illustrated Step-by-Step Guide

Paula Kelly, MD
First-Year Baby Care is a time-tested baby-care guide, with over 375,000 copies in print, features information from Paula Kelly, M.D., honored by her peers as one of the best pediatricians in M

Bullying: Brilliant ideas for keeping your child safe and happy

Dr Sabina Dosani
Bullying behaviour comes in many shapes and sizes, and being bullied in childhood can have lifelong effects. Recent UK research indicates that 1 in 4 primary school children and 1 in 10 secondary scho

Setting Limits with Your Strong-Willed Child, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition: Eliminating Conflict by Establishing CLEAR, Firm, and Respectful Boundaries

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, respe

Beyond the Sling: A Real-Life Guide to Raising Confident, Loving Children the Attachment Parenting Way

Mayim Bialik
A real-world guide to Attachment Parenting from the Big Bang Theory actress, neuroscientist, and mother Mayim Bialik—a book hailed by Dr. William Sears as “delightful” and by Ricki Lake as “a f

Little Girl Lyn - Book 3: Sharing with Others

This book series has been made for children between the ages of 2-8 years old. They are intended for helping Children to shape good behavior, as well as being happily entertained while reading them

Little Girl Lyn - Book 2: Cleaning Up

Children enjoy reading and seeing these illustrations. They l

Einstein Never Used Flash Cards: How Our Children Really Learn-- And Why They Need to Play More and Memorize Less

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek
Play Is BackReassuring to parents and educators, Einstein Never Used Flash Cards shows why-- and how-- to step away from the cult of achievement and toward a more nurturing home

Raising Boys: Why Boys Are Different - and How to Help Them Become Happy and Well-Balanced Men

Steve Biddulph
A friendly and practical guide to the stages and issues in boys'¬? development from birth to manhood.From award-winning psychologist Steve Biddulph comes an expanded and updated edition

Disconnected Kids: The Groundbreaking Brain Balance Program for Children with Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, and Other Neurological Disorders

Robert Melillo
The proven, drug-free program to treat the cause-not just the symptoms-of autism spectrum disorders and related conditions. Each year, an estimated 1.5 million children-one out of eve

Science of Parenting

Margot Sunderland
Thought-provoking and controversial, this book offers practical parenting techniques for parents at each age and stage of their baby''s development to ensure that their child is psychologically well a

If I Have to Tell You One More Time...: The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids To Listen Without Nagging, Reminding, or Yelling

Amy McCready
The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids To Listen Without Nagging, Reminding, or Yelling   Why does it feel sometimes as if our children have special powers that enable them to

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers: For Their Early Years--Raising Children Who are Responsible, Respectful, and Resourceful

Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Caring for young children is one of the most challenging tasks an adult will ever face. No matter how much you love your child, there will be moments filled with frustration, anger, and even desperati

How Toddlers Thrive: What Parents Can Do Today for Children Ages 2-5 to Plant the Seeds of Lifelong Success

Tovah P Klein
Why do some children thrive, and others struggle? The answers may surprise you. New research indicates that the seeds for adult success are actually planted in the toddle

Raising Happiness: 10 Simple Steps for More Joyful Kids and Happier Parents

Christine Carter
What do we wish most for our children? Next to being healthy, we want them to be happy, of course! Fortunately, a wide array of scientific studies show that happiness is a learned behavior, a muscle w

Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Worries, and Phobias

Tamar Chansky, Ph.D.
Anxiety is the number one mental health problem facing young people today. Childhood should be a happy and carefree time, yet more and more children today are exhibiting symptoms of anxiet

Baby Play and Learn: 160 Games and Learning Activities for the First Three Years

Penny Warner
Baby Play & Learn was created by child-development expert Penny Warner who offers 160 ideas for games and activities that provide hours of developmental learning opportunities.  It includes bulle

Free to Learn: Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life

Peter Gray
Our children spend their days being passively instructed, and made to sit still and take tests—often against their will. We call this imprisonment schooling, yet wonder why kids become bored and misbe

Hold On to Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers

Gordon Neufeld
A psychologist with a reputation for penetrating to the heart of complex parenting issues joins forces with a physician and bestselling author to tackle one of the most disturbing and misunderstood tr

Sensational Kids: Hope and Help for Children with Sensory Processing Disorder

Lucy Jane Miller Ph.D, OTR
Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) is a condition affecting at least one in twenty children who experience sensations in taste, touch, sound, sight, smell, movement, and body awareness in a vastly diff

Montessori from the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three

Paula Polk Lillard
What can parents do to help their youngest children in their task of self-formation? How does the Montessori method of hands-on learning and self-discovery relate to the youngest infants? This authori

Positive Discipline: The First Three Years: From Infant to Toddler--Laying the Foundation for Raising a Capable, Confident Child

Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Make a Difference During the Most Important Years of Your Child's LifeThe months leading up to the birth of a child are filed with joy, dreams, plans—and a few worries. As a caring parent,

Raising Girls: How to Help Your Daughter Grow Up Happy, Healthy, and Strong

Steve Biddulph
A practical guidebook and passionate call-to-arms for parents of girls that empowers them to raise confident, well-rounded daughters in an exploitative world, from the author of the internationa

YOU: Having a Baby: The Owner's Manual to a Happy and Healthy Pregnancy

Michael F. Roizen
Few life experiences feature emotional swings as extreme as those of pregnancy—it’s a monumental mix of both intense excitement and skip-a-beat anxiety. How do you respond to such a situation? If you’

Making the "Terrible" Twos Terrific!

Rosemond, John
DIVFocusing on the developmental period spanning age eighteen to thirty-six-months, which renowned parenting expert John Rosemond dubs, “the twos,” Making the “Terrible” Twos Terrific! offers p

Secrets of the Baby Whisperer for Toddlers

Tracy Hogg
Unnerved by the ceaseless demands of your toddler? Concerned that your two-year-old isn’t developing on schedule? You clearly need to spend some time with Tracy Hogg. Nicknamed the “baby whisperer” by

Grand Theft Childhood: The Surprising Truth About Violent Video Games and What Parents Can Do

Lawrence Kutner
Listening to pundits and politicians, you'd think that the relationship between violent video games and aggressive behavior in children is clear. Children who play violent video games are more likely

Little Boy Josh - Book 2: Helping At Home

Children enjoy reading and seeing these illustrations. They l

Secret of Happy Children: Why Children Behave the Way They Do and What You Can Do to Help Them to Be Optimistic, Loving, Capable, and Happy

Steve Biddulph
Psychologist and family counselor Steve Biddulph has been hailed as a "childhood guru" (The Guardian) and a "publishing phenomenon" (the Times, London), and this is his landmark book, the foundation f

The Scientist In The Crib: Minds, Brains, And How Children Learn

Alison Gopnik
This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally te

How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm: And Other Adventures in Parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and everywhere in between)

Mei-Ling Hopgood
A tour of global practices that will inspire American parents to expand their horizons (and geographical borders) and learn that there’s more than one way to diaper a baby. Mei-Ling Hopgood, a

The Diaper-Free Baby

Christine Gross-Loh
Imagine infants free from painful diaper rash, new parenthood without thousands of dollars wasted in diapering costs, toilet training that is natural and noncoercive, and, most important, happier b

Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew

Sherrie Eldridge
"Birthdays may be difficult for me.""I want you to take the initiative in opening conversations about my birth family.""When I act out my fears in obnoxious ways, please hang in there

Bright from the Start: The Simple, Science-Backed Way to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mindfrom Birth to Age 3

Jill Stamm
A cutting-edge handbook for parents from a pioneer in infant brain development Should you really read to your baby? Can teaching a baby sign language boost IQ? Should you pipe classica

Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons from the Myths of Boyhood

William Pollack
Featuring a new preface by the author on how parents can make a difference.With author appearances on Good Morning America, The Today Show, 20 /20 and NPR's Fresh Air, and featuring articles i

What's Going on in There?: How the Brain and Mind Develop in the First Five Years of Life

Lise Eliot
As a research neuroscientist, Lise Eliot has made the study of the human brain her life's work. But it wasn't until she was pregnant with her first child that she became intrigued with the study of br

Children Are from Heaven

John Gray
This brilliantly original and practical system for parenting children is the brainchild of John Gray, whose Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus books and seminars have helped millions of adults

It's a Boy!: Your Son's Development from Birth to Age 18

Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
From the New York Times bestselling co-author of Raising Cain, It’s a Boy! is the first major parenting book to chart every stage of a boy’s life. This upbeat, authoritative, and reassuring guide–writ

Baby Signs: How to Talk with Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk, Third Edition

Linda Acredolo
The Essential Parenting Guide- NOW COMPLETELY UPDATED AND EXPANDED! In 1982, child development experts Linda Acredolo, Ph.D., and Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D., discovered that babies can communi

Raise a Smarter Child by Kindergarten: Raise IQ by up to 30 points and turn on your child's smart genes

David Perlmutter, M.D.
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 David Perlmutter, MD, offers these v

Raising Children Compassionately: Parenting the Nonviolent Communication Way

Marshall B. Rosenberg
The tenets of "Nonviolent Communication" are applied to a variety of settings, including the classroom and the home, in these booklets on how to resolve conflict peacefully. Illustrative exercises, sa

Baby Knows Best: Raising a Confident and Resourceful Child, the RIE™ Way

Deborah Solomon
Raise self-confident, self-reliant children using the RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers) Approach.Your baby knows more than you think. That's the heart of the principles and teachings of Mag

How to Behave So Your Children Will, Too!

Sal Severe
In this eye-opening resource, Dr. Sal Severe taps his twenty-five years of experience as a school psychologist and parenting workshop leader to show that a child's behavior is often a reflection of th

How Children Learn

John Holt
This enduring classic of educational thought offers teachers and parents deep, original insight into the nature of early learning. John Holt was the first to make clear that, for small children, “lear

For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence

Alice Miller
For Your Own Good, the contemporary classic exploring the serious if not gravely dangerous consequences parental cruelty can bring to bear on children everywhere, is one of the central works by Alice

The Baby Signing Bible: Baby Sign Language Made Easy

Laura Berg
Featuring 400 signs, this is the most comprehensive, user-friendly handbook for parents who want to enhance communication with any child through American Sign Language. Laura B

Your Child's Growing Mind: Brain Development and Learning From Birth to Adolescence

Jane Healy
The completely updated and expanded version of the 1987 classic hailed by parents and educators everywhere.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self-Indulgent World: Seven Building Blocks for Developing Capable Young People

H. Stephen Glenn
No Parent or Educator Can Afford to Ignore This Groundbreaking Work!Bestselling authors H. Stephen Glenn and Jane Nelsen have helped hundreds of thousands of parents ra