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Parenting Books

  • Your Child's Self Esteem by Dorothy Corkille Briggs
  • Beyond Discipline by Ed Christopherson  
  • Positive Discipline by Jane Nelson
  • Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self-Indulgent World by Stephen Glenn and Jane Nelson
  • Children The Challenge and How to Love Your Child by R. Dreikurs
  • Between Parent and Child; Between Parent and Teen; and Between Teacher and Student by Haim Guinott
  • Siblings Without Rivalry; Liberated Parents, Liberated Children; and How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish           
  • Your One Year Old; Your Two Year Old (etc. through teen years) by Ilg and Ames 
  • Becoming A Love and Logic Parent by Faye and Cline
  • The Heart of Parenting: Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child by John Gottman