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How This Woman Is Getting Volunteers To Read To Kids All Over The World

It's not about looking facts up on the web. It's about connecting kids with other kids and people that they could never have worked with before the internet. And her choice of internet tools is Google+ and Google's videoconferencing tool, Hangouts.<p>For instance, using Google+ and Hangouts she …

You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded), Revised and Updated Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Cynthia Tobias<p><i>“I love the practical strategies and valuable insights from the hearts and lives of strong-willed kids.… You’ll defi nitely want to make this book part of your parenting library.”<br>—Dr. Kevin Leman, New York Times best-selling author of Have a New Kid by Friday</i><b><br>Turn Conflict into</b> …

The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child

• <b>Author:</b> Alan E. Kazdin<p>A lifesaving handbook for parents of children who are occasionally, or too often, “out of control” Includes a bound-in twenty-minute DVD featuring Dr. Kazdin and his staff illustrating key concepts of the Kazdin Method Most child-behavior books are filled with advice that …

How Toddlers Thrive

• <b>Author:</b> Tovah P Klein<p>Dr. Tovah Klein, called “the toddler whisperer” on <i>Good Morning America</i>, has penned “a parenting milestone” (Dr. Harvey Rotbart, <i>No Regrets Parenting</i>) with <i>How Toddlers Thrive</i>, which shows parents of children ages two to five how to harness the singular power of the toddler mind …

Raising Boys, Third Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Steve Biddulph<p><b>A revised edition of the bestselling and practical guide to the issues parents face in raising sons--including sex, violence, homework, sports, the Internet, and more--and how to best aid boys' development from birth to manhood.</b><p>From award-winning psychologist Steve Biddulph …

Making the "Terrible" Twos Terrific!

• <b>Author:</b> John Rosemond<p>Focusing on the developmental period spanning age eighteen to thirty-six-months, which renowned parenting expert John Rosemond dubs, “the twos,” <i>Making the “Terrible” Twos Terrific!</i> offers practical parenting advice to ensure that every child’s “twos” are terrific. By offering …

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Children's Books 2013: 17 Delightful Books To Read With Your Kids This Holiday Season

Huff Post blogger Devon Corneal loves picking out holiday books for the kids in her life. (Ok, so maybe she buys a bunch for herself too, but she asks us not to hold it against her.) For the holidays this year, she’s mixing it up -- pulling together some of her quirky favorites with more …

Best Apps for Preschoolers

There's an overwhelming number of paid apps for kids to choose from, but which ones are worth shelling out for? Here are some fun and educational apps for 3- to 4-year-olds that'll give you the best bang for your buck -- and you won't feel guilty about letting your kid use them.<p>Toddlers will love …

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Loser novel wins Roald Dahl Funny Prize

Simon Rickerty and Jim Smith picked up their prizes at London's Cambridge Theatre, the home of Matilda the Musical<p><b>A big-nosed boy's battles with his bully and two creatures fighting to conquer a nut have won this year's Roald Dahl Funny Prize.</b><p>I Am Still Not A Loser, the second Barry Loser book from …

88 Books That Teach Important Lessons

A Picture Book of Helen Keller (Picture Book Biography) by David A. Adler tells readers that we are all different with different abilities but are …

Meet the Sight Words Level 1 Easy Reader ...

• <b>Author:</b> Kathy Oxley<p><b>Practicing Sight Words Has Never Been This Easy!</b><p>Many words don't follow basic decoding rules and are taught in pre-k and kindergarten classrooms as 'sight words', 'instant words', 'high frequency words' or 'star words'. A new reader finds sight words very frustrating until they …

The Book Whisperer

• <b>Author:</b> Donalyn Miller & Jeff Anderson<p>Donalyn Miller says she has yet to meet a child she couldn't turn into a reader. No matter how far behind Miller's students might be when they reach her 6th grade classroom, they end up reading an average of 40 to 50 books a year. Miller's unconventional …

Parisian Chic Enhanced Ebook

• <b>Author:</b> Ines de la Fressange<p><b>This exclusive e-book edition of Parisian Chic includes features such as direct access to every website featured in the book, offering hundreds of shopping resources for Parisian fashion, beauty, and home products. Indexes of Ines’s favorite venues are grouped by brand</b> …

Which Management Style Will China Adopt?

The three nations that, in one way or another, lead the global economy at the moment are the United States, Germany and China. They lead it in very different ways.<p>For the United States and Germany, strong multinational corporations and technological innovation are the driving factors. In the case …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

How to Look Expensive

• <b>Author:</b> Andrea Pomerantz Lustig<p><b>Glamour's "Beauty Sleuth" reveals tricks of the trade to help you look fabulously high-end—in any economy.</b><p>Andrea Pomerantz Lustig has spent twenty years as a beauty editor, and her contact list is packed with the names of the most exclusive stylists in the business.In</i> …

Forever Chic

• <b>Author:</b> Tish Jett<p>For any woman who last saw forty on her speedometer comes a sparkling new primer for aging—the French way—with grace and style. Frenchwomen of a certain age (over forty) are captivating and complex. They appear younger than their years and remain stylish throughout their lives. …

Goldilocks and the 3 Bears

• <b>Author:</b> Tidels<p><b>"Goldilocks and the 3 Bears" is one of the most popular fairy tales in the English language. Tidels.com presents this ebook for children world wide to read, listen, record and play this classic.</b>

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home (Third Edition)

• <b>Author:</b> Susan Wise Bauer & Jessie Wise<p>"If you're a parent who has decided to educate your children yourself, this book is the first you should buy."—?Washington Times<br>The Well-Trained Mind will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education …

The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Gentle Ways to Stop Bedtime Battles and Improve Your Child’s Sleep : Foreword by Dr. Harvey Karp

• <b>Author:</b> Elizabeth Pantley<p><i>Guaranteed to help parents reclaim sweet dreams for their entire family</i><p><b>New from the bestselling author of the classic baby sleep guide!</b><p>Getting babies to sleep through the night is one thing; getting willful toddlers and energetic preschoolers to sleep is another problem …

The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night

• <b>Author:</b> Elizabeth Pantley<p><b>A breakthrough approach for a good night's sleep--with no tears</b><p>There are two schools of thought for encouraging babies to sleep through the night: the hotly debated Ferber technique of letting the baby "cry it out," or the grin-and-bear-it solution of getting up from dusk …

Positive Discipline: The First Three Years

• <b>Author:</b> Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Others<p><b>Make a Difference During the Most Important Years of Your Child's Life</b><br>The months leading up to the birth of a child are filed with joy, dreams, plans—and a few worries. As a caring parent, you want to start your child out in life on the proper foundation. But …

The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep

• <b>Author:</b> Dr. Harvey Karp<p>America’s favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp, now focuses his unparalleled knowledge, experience, and insight on solving the #1 concern of parents everywhere: sleep. With The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep, Dr. Karp—arguably the world’s foremost parenting expert and …

How to Talk with Your Kids about Sex

• <b>Author:</b> Dr. John Chirban<p><b>Equips parents to teach their children how to make sexuality a safe, healthy, and sacred part of their lives.</b><p>How parents address sex—their openness, the context, and their attitudes—will impact how their children view their own sexuality and self-worth. Dr. Chirban helps …

Between Parent and Child: Revised and Updated

• <b>Author:</b> Dr. Haim G. Ginott and Others<p><b>Strengthen your relationship with your children with this revised edition of the book by renowned psychologist Dr. Haim Ginott that has helped millions of parents around the world.</b><p>In this revised edition, Dr. Alice Ginott, clinical psychologist and wife of the …

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

• <b>Author:</b> Robert J. Mackenzie<p><b>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</b> …