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Etched in Sand

Regina Calcaterra
In this story of perseverance in the face of adversity, Regina Calcaterra recounts her childhood in foster care and on the streets—and how she and her savvy crew of homeless siblings managed to sur

Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too

Adele Faber
The #1 New York Times best-selling guide to reducing hostility ?and generating goodwill between siblings.Already best-selling authors with How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will

Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

Rachel Simon
In the ten years since Rachel Simon first invited the world to board the bus with her and her sister, Cool Beth, readers across the globe have been moved by their story. Now, in an updated edition,

The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age

Myra MacPherson
A fresh look at the life and times of Victoria Woodhull and Tennie Claflin, two sisters whose radical views on sex, love, politics, and business threatened the white male power structure of the

Welcoming Your Second Baby

Vicki Lansky
For parents, the thought of having a second child can be joyous, traumatic, or more likely both. It can be equally difficult for a displaced first child. With her trademark humor and practical advice,

Lucky Child: A Daughter of Cambodia Reunites with the Sister She Left Behind

Loung Ung
After enduring years of hunger, deprivation, and devastating loss at the hands of the Khmer Rouge, ten-year-old Loung Ung became the "lucky child," the sibling chosen to accompany her eldest brothe

The Sibling Effect: What the Bonds Among Brothers and Sisters Reveal About Us

Jeffrey Kluger
A provocative and surprising exploration of the longest sustained relationships we have in life—those we have with our siblings.Nobody affects us as deeply as our brothers and sisters.

The Pecking Order: A Bold New Look at How Family and Society Determine Who We Become

Dalton Conley
The family is our haven, the place where we all start off on equal footing — or so we like to think. But if that’s the case, why do so many siblings often diverge widely in social status, wealth, and

Twins 101: 50 Must-Have Tips for Pregnancy Through Early Childhood From Doctor M.O.M.

Khanh-Van Le-Bucklin
"A must-read for expectant or multitasking mothers of multiples by an academic pediatrician and mother of twins, Twins 101 provides practical tips and wise words in a readable style that fits i

My Brother

Jamaica Kincaid
Jamaica Kincaid's incantatory, poetic, and often shockingly frank recounting of her brother Devon Drew's life is also the story of her family on the island of Antigua, a constellation centered on the

Twin Sense: A Sanity-Saving Guide to Raising Twins -- From Pregnancy Through the First Year

Although everyone experiences unexpected challenges with the arrival of a new baby, the parents of twins face their own unique sets of joys and frustrations. As the parent of three children under the

You Were Always Mom's Favorite!: Sisters in Conversation Throughout Their Lives

Deborah Tannen
Conversations between sisters reveal a deep and constant tug between two dynamics—an impulse toward closeness and an impulse toward competition. It takes just a word from your sister to start you laug

The Normal One: Life with a Difficult or Damaged Sibling

Jeanne Safer
In the first book of its kind, renowned psychotherapist Jeanne Safer examines the hidden trauma of growing up with an emotionally troubled or physically disabled sibling, and helps adult "normal" sibl

They're Your Parents, Too!: How Siblings Can Survive Their Parents' Aging Without Driving Each Other Crazy

Francine Russo
Your parents are growing older and are getting forgetful, starting to slow down, or worse. Suddenly you find yourself at the cusp of one of the most important transitions in your life—and the life of

Mom, They're Teasing Me: Helping Your Child Solve Social Problems

Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
From the acclaimed authors of Best Friends, Worst Enemies, here is the perfect companion volume: a practical, how-to guide for parents to help their children navigate the sometimes harsh ter

Sleep in Me

Jon Pineda
Against the backdrop of his teenage sister's car accidentin which a dump truck filled with sand slammed into the small car carrying her and her friendsJon Pineda chronicles his sister Rica's sudden tr

That Went Well: Adventures in Caring for My Sister

Terrell Harris Dougan
"Dougan gets very personal ... exposing the nerve and dedication necessary to foster independence in a sibling with special needs ... A touching, surprisingly funny tough-love narrative."--Kirkus

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Twins and More: 101 Stories Celebrating Double Trouble and Multiple Blessings

Jack Canfield
This is Chicken Soup for the Soul's first book about the growing world of twins and multiples. Twins, parents of multiples, relatives of twins, or anyone interested in twins, triplets, and more will e

Brotherly Feelings: Me, My Emotions, and My Brother with Asperger's Syndrome

Robin Schiffmiller
It isn't easy being eight years old and having an older brother whom other children often misunderstand. They don't realize that when he doesn't laugh at their jokes it's because he doesn't understand

"Mom, Jason's Breathing on Me!": The Solution to Sibling Bickering

Anthony Wolf
AT LAST—SOUND, PRACTICAL RELIEF FOR PARENTS WITH BATTLING KIDS!Imagine. You might never again have to hear the words: “Mommy, Ann drooled on me on purpose.” You could hav

Cain's Legacy: Liberating Siblings from a Lifetime of Rage, Shame, Secrecy, and Regret

Jeanne Safer
Bonds between brothers and sisters are among the longest lasting and most emotionally significant of human relationships. But while 45 percent of adults struggle with serious sibling strife, few discu

Apples and Oranges: My Brother and Me, Lost and Found

Marie Brenner
To be sure, some brothers and sisters have relationships that are easy. But oh, some relationships can be fraught. Confusing, too: How can two people share the same parents and turn out to be entir

Born Together—Reared Apart: The Landmark Minnesota Twin Study

Nancy L. Segal
The Minnesota Study of Twins Reared Apart startled scientists by demonstrating that twins reared apart are as alike, across a number of personality traits and other measures, as those raised together,

When a Brother or Sister Dies: Looking Back, Moving Forward: Looking Back, Moving Forward

Claire Berman
The trauma of losing a sibling when we are in our adult years is one of the most unrecognized and undertreated areas of psychology. There is no other loss in adult life that appears to be so neglec

The Gene Illusion: Genetic Research in Psychiatry and Psychology Under the Microscope

Jay Joseph
Genetic factors are increasingly presented as an important influence on psychiatric disorders, personality, intelligence, and various types of socially unacceptable behavior - as if that were an unass

Sibling Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence: Predictors and Outcomes

Avidan Milevsky
The most long-lasting and enduring relationship an individual can develop is with a sibling. Considering their closeness in age and early association, siblings can bond for a lifetime. Psych

About My Sisters

Debra Ginsberg
On the heels of her poignant and critically acclaimed memoirs, Waiting and Raising Blaze, Debra Ginsberg explores the unique connection she shares with her three sisters.In About My Sisters,

Special Brothers and Sisters: Stories and Tips for Siblings of Children with Special Needs, Disability or Serious Illness

Annette Hames
Special Brothers and Sisters is a collection of real-life accounts from the brothers and sisters of children with special needs, disability or serious illness, ranging in age from 3 to 18 years. They

In Their Siblings' Voices: White Non-Adopted Siblings Talk About Their Experiences Being Raised with Black and Biracial Brother

Rita James Simon
In Their Siblings' Voices shares the stories of twenty white non-adopted siblings who grew up with black or biracial brothers and sisters in the late 1960s and 1970s. Belonging to the

Twilight People: From Mississippi to South Africa and Back

David Houze
David Houze was twenty-six and living in a single room occupancy hotel in Atlanta when he discovered that three little girls in an old photo he'd seen years earlier were actually his sisters. The girl

Coping with Two: A Stress-free Guide to Managing a New Baby when You Have Another Child

Simone Cave
Going from one to two children can seem daunting. If you're expecting your second child but already struggling to chase after a lively toddler, you're not alone in wondering how you will ever manage.

Accidental Bond

Susan Merrell
"A fascinating and informative read." *The Boston Globe"A RICH SOURCE OF FASCINATING MATERIAL about the complex realities of siblinghood and a valuable commentary on the impact

Twins - From Fetus to Child

Alessandra Piontelli
Scientifically based, but warmly human in content, this unique longitudinal study offers new insights to professionals working with mothers and families of twins and to researchers in human developmen

Sibling Aggression: Assessment and Treatment

Jonathan Caspi
"[This] book elucidates the often-forgotten sibling subsystem and its importance for illuminating family dynamics; it is unique in its specific approach to violence and aggression."--PsycCRITIQU

Freud's Blind Spot: 23 Original Essays on Cherished, Estranged, Lost, Hurtful, Hopeful, Complicated Siblings

Elisa Albert
Relationships with our siblings stretch, as an old saying has it, all the way from the cradle to the grave. Few bonds in life are as significant, as formative, as lasting, and as frequently overlooked

Sibling Identity and Relationships: Sisters and Brothers

Rosalind Edwards
Reviewing current literature on sibling relationships as well as proposing alternative theoretical perspectives, this book discusses who constitutes a sibling and explores how children understand thei

Strangers in the House: The World of Stepsiblings and Half-Siblings

William R. Beer
If present trends in divorce and remarriage continue, before the end of the century the stepfamily will outnumber all other types of family in the United States. In 1980 one out of five children u

Biology and Politics: The Cutting Edge: The Cutting Edge

Albert Somit
This volume examines cutting edge research in the study of biology and politics. Following an introduction from the editors it is divided into two main sections. The first part of the book explores th

Loving Each One Best: A Caring and Practical Approach to Raising Siblings

Nancy Samalin
All those baby boomers who have embarked on the journey of raising their second and third children have found themselves left in the lurch by existing child care literature. Now child care expert Nanc

Soldiers Once: My Brother and the Lost Dreams of America's Veterans

Catherine Whitney
Catherine Whitney's brother, Vietnam veteran Jim Schuler, died at just fifty-three years old, while living in a flophouse. It had been sixteen years since, in one of his drunken rages, he had last see

How to Be a Sister: A Love Story with a Twist of Autism

Eileen Garvin
Eileen Garvin's older sister, Margaret, was diagnosed with severe autism at age three. Growing up alongside Margaret wasn't easy: Eileen often found herself in situations that were simultaneously a

Daughter of the Ganges: The Story of One Girl's Adoption and Her Return Journey to India

Asha Miro
A moving and emotional story about one girl's adoption While growing up in an Indian orphanage, Asha Miró dreamed of someday being adopted. Her wish finally came true, but only

An Empty Chair: Living in the Wake of a Sibling's Suicide

Sara Swan Miller
At least 30,000 people kill themselves in the United States alone, most leaving behind shocked siblings. Yet, too often, the grief and bewilderment of surviving siblings is simply ignored, leaving the

Girl in the Water: A True Story of Sibling Abuse

Nancy Kilgore
When Nancy Kilgore was nine years old, her eleven-year-old sister Sherry led her into the scorching midday sun, tied her to a chair, and taped her eyelids to her eyebrows with electrical tape, leaving

Snake Lake

Jeff Greenwald
In a circular valley beneath the looming peaks of the Himalaya lies Kathmandu, Nepal. It’s a city of shimmering prayer flags, sacred cows, lavish festivals, and violent political turbulence—and a worl


Claudine Gandolfi
What can be said of the bond that sisters share? It can be a closeness beyond compare, made of laughter and memory. Our shared rooms, borrowed clothes, mutual secrets, and even disagreements become th

The Song of the Winns: the Spies of Gerander

Frances Watts
After discovering their parents are still alive and their homeland of Gerander is in danger, mouse triplets Alistair, Alice, and Alex, and their friend Tibby Rose, have joined the underground rebel

Sibling Revelry: 8 Steps to Successful Adult Sibling Relationships

Jo Ann Levitt, M.A., R.N.
Experience the miracle of healing with a unique step-by-step program for enhancing adult sibling relationships — created by siblings for siblingsMuch has been written about the relation

A Sister Knows Your Heart

Kinkade, Thomas
DIVA sister knows the heart of a sister like no other-and, sometimes, only the heart, mind, and hand of a sister will do. The Painter of Light, Thomas Kinkade, celebrates the bond between sisters in t

Mothering Twins: From Hearing the News to Beyond the Terrible Twos

Linda Albi
Invaluable real-life advice and emotional support for mothers of multiples.Meeting the double challenge and reaping the double rewards of having twins can be both exhilarating and exhau

Sibling Development: Implications for Mental Health Practitioners

Jonathan Caspi PhD
"Sibling relationships have a major influence on a person's development and behavior, yet, until now the topic has been seriously underrepresented in the professional literature. Sibling

Tender As Hellfire

Joe Meno
Paperback reissue of indie sensation Joe Meno's debut novel.

A New Baby at Koko Bear's House

Vicki Lansky
In A NEW BABY AT KOKO BEAR’S HOUSE, a read-aloud story for young children and their parents, popular parenting author Vicki Lansky uses an adorable character, KoKo, the unisex little bear, to help the

Sibling Rivalry

Bank Street Coll Of Educ
Written in the warm and reassuring Bank Street style, this is an authoritative, ground-breaking guide entriely devoted to the dilemmas of sibling rivalry. Issues such as jealousy, sharing and fighting

Disorderly Sisters: Sibling Relations and Sororal Resistance in Nineteenth-century British Literature

Leila Silvana May
This book offers fresh insight into English literature and culture by providing an essential recasting of the way in which we view the nineteenth-century family. The study examines the novels of the n

Twin Stories: Their Mysterious and Unique Bond

Susan Kohl
The fascination with twins is as old as time. This interest runs the gamut from celebrities and politicians to family members and historical figures. Twins share a strong and powerful bond that neithe

True Stories about Sisters: A tribute to sisterly devotion

Colleen Sell
No one knows you as a woman quite like your sister does—no matter your differences, rivalries, or how far apart you may drift over time. You confide in each other, share your most intimate secrets, an

The End of the Twins

Saul Diskin
"Saul Diskin's extraordinary memoir is rich with unique and wonderful intimacy-the intimacy of twinship. For me this made that closest of bonds come alive in a way no other book I've read has succe

Brothers and Sisters: Developmental, Dynamic, and Technical Aspects of the Sibling Relationship

Salman Akhtar
Sibling relationships and rivalry are as old as recorded history. This analysis explores that ambivalence between siblings casts its shadow throughout people's lifetimes and affects their choices of m

Between Sisters

Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC
The sisterly bond has inspired writers from the ancient Greeks to Nora and Delia Ephron. Some of the best lines ever written on sisterhood are collected in this Little Book, Between Sisters.