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"Dude, You're Gonna Be a Dad!: How to Get (Both of You) Through the Next 9 Months"

By: "Pfeiffer, John"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Adams Media,


There are approximately 3,712 ways for a guy to look stupid during pregnancy--this book's here to help you avoid all (most) of them. And here's your first hint: Focus on what you can be "doing for her" rather than what's "happening to her."She's pregnant. She knows that. You know that. And her 152 baby books tell her exactly what she can expect. Your job is to learn what you can do between the stick turning blue and the drive to the delivery room to make the next n... View more info

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"Eat This Not That! for Kids!: Be the Leanest, Fittest Family on the Block!"

By: "Zinczenko, David, Goulding, Matt"

Price: $9.98

Publisher: N/A,


It's no secret that children are getting fatter: 17% of this country's youth are overweight or obese, and the number of diabetic children has nearly quadrupled in the past thirty years. Now, to help combat the problem, David Zinczenko, editor-in-chief of "Men's Health," and co-author Matt Goulding have created "Eat This, Not That for Kids." This must-have guide for concerned parents offers detailed analysis and nutritional tips on thousands of the most popular food c... View more info

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"Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child"

By: "Weissbluth, DR. Marc"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books,

Edition: 2


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"It's Not Fair, Jeremy Spencer's Parents Let Him Stay up All Night!: A Guide to the Tougher Parts of Parenting"

By: "Wolf, Anthony E."

Price: $5.00

Publisher: "Farrar, Straus and Giroux",


Anthony Wolf's groundbreaking book focuses on the most difficult challenges of parenting post-infant to pre-teen children--setting limits and making demands. Dr. Wolf covers all the class parenting problem areas: family disputes, including who's in charge (Mom or Dad), sibling fights, and divorce; day-to-day issues such as bedtime, grumpiness, and public tantrums; and problems that might not be problems after all, like aggression, lying, and spoiling. Positive, loving, a... View more info

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"Joint Custody with a Jerk: Raising a Child with an Uncooperative Ex, A Hands on, practical guide to coping with custody issues that arise with an uncooperative ex-spouse"

By: "Ross, Julie A., Corcoran, Judy"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin,


Parenting is difficult enough in a family where the two parents love and respect each other. In divorce, where the respect has diminished and the love has often turned into intense dislike, co-parenting cane drive on or both parents to the brink of insanity. "Joint Custody with a Jerk "offers many proven communication techniques that will help you deal with your difficult ex-husband or ex-wife by describing examples of common problems and teaching you to examine your rol... View more info

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

By: "Wolf, Anthony"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books,


""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 have the answer for every "It's not fair " your kids have ever whined at you. Constant sibling squabbling--and the ensuing demand that you pick a side, "quick"--can wear parents down and totally drain the fun right out of family life. Now in this groundbreaking book, Dr. Anthony Wolf offers ... View more info

"Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence"

By: "Wiseman, Rosalind"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Three Rivers Press,


The Basis for the Movie Mean GirlsPARENTS CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN GIRL WORLD Do you feel as though your adolescent daughter exists in a different world, speaking a different language and living by different laws? She does. This groundbreaking book takes you inside the secret world of girls' friendships, translating and decoding them, so parents can better understand and help their daughters navigate through these crucial years. Rosalind Wiseman has spent mor... View more info

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"Ready or Not, Here Life Comes"

By: "M.D., Mel Levine"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster,


MAKING A SUCCESSFUL TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD More than ever, young adults are struggling with career and life decisions that can sometimes seem overwhelming. Some return home to live with their parents, or find themselves in unsatisfying jobs, or lack a sense of direction in their lives. They suffer from what Dr. Mel Levine calls "work-life unreadiness," which prevents them from making the transition to full adulthood and which can cause considerable anguish. In... View more info

"What to Expect the First Year, Second Edition"

By: "B.S.N, Sandee Hathaway, Eisenberg, Arlene, Murkoff, Heidi"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company,

Edition: 2


America's bestselling guide to caring for a baby, with over 10 million copies in print, "What to Expect the First Year "is the bible for taking care of a newborn though the milestone of his or her first birthday. The Second Edition incorporates the most recent developments in pediatric medicine. Every question and answer has been revisited, and in response to letters from readers, dozens of new Q&As have been added. The book is more reader-friendly than ever, with upd... View more info

Alternatives to TV Handbook: Engaging Experience for Ages 1-12

By: "McClandon, Marie"

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Denver, CO", 2001

Edition: (1st printing)


"As new except for faint rubbing to covers and crease on bottom corner of back cover. ""transform Your children from Couch Potatoes to Non-vegetating Adventures…family-sensitive ideas that bring a real balance to providing a quality life for children… Workable Solutions for When: The tired and hungry pre-dinner hour approaches; Your kids claim boredom and beg to watch TV; Your boss calls and the kids are cranky; The kids are up at 6AM on Saturday and you ... View more info

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Babyhood

By: "Leach, Penelope"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf,

Edition: 2


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Bad Children Can Happen to Good Parents

By: "Hoffman, Norman E."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Ormond Beach, FL", 2007


"As new except for light surface creasing to cover corners. ""A Survival Manual for Parents of Difficult Children"" ""recognize the early warning signs of uncaring antisocial behavior, learn the steps that are necessary in helping to change that behavior and eliminate the paralyzing parental guilt.""160 pages" View more info

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Becoming the Parent God Wants You to Be

By: "Leman, Kevin, Jackson, Dave, Jackson, Neta"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Navpress Publishing Group,


This curriculum gives parents the skills needed to raise kids in the real world. You'll learn about how birth order affects your family, the difference healthy authority can make, and the power of parenting with love and limits. - 12 lessons View more info