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    Ghost Girl
    The true story of a child in peril and the teacher who saved her. A girl who suffered a lifetime of sexual and physical abuse who withdrew from life around her. This book is close to as new condition and the interior is pristine and the dust jacket looks almost new with minimal wear.
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    Games Children Play
    Games Children Play A. H. Chapman How to get your way and win at Parent-Child Power games. Berkley Medallion Books, 1971. ISBN 042503982X Paperback, 256 pages. Clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
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    How To Talk To Your Baby
    How To Talk To Your Baby Dorothy P. Dougherty Creating communication skills in young children. A guide to maximaizing your child's language and learning skills. Avery Publishing Group, Inc., a member of Penguin Putnam Inc., 1999. ISBN 0-89529-932-1. Soft cover, 6 x 9 inches, 120 pages. Like new. Under 1 lb.
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    If I Were Starting My Family Again
    If I Were Starting My Family Again John M. Drescher, ill by Nancy Johnstone Husbands and Fathers read this book and decide -- I Would Love My Wife More; I Would Laugh More with My Children; I would Be a Better Listener; I Would Do More Encouraging; I Would Pay More Attention to Little Things. Abingdon Press, 1979. ISBN 0-687-18675-7. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches, 62 pages. Dust jacket has some rubbing. Book cover has slight fading along top and bottom. Unused bookplate inside front. Very good, clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
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    Baby And Child Care - Dr. Benjamin Spock
    Baby and Child Care Benjamin Spock, M. D. and Michael B. Rothenberg. M. D. The most widely recommended and best-selling handbook for parents ever published -- revised, illustrated, and updated for the 1980's. Pocket Books, 1985. ISBN 0-671-55187-6. Paperback, 740 pages. Cover creases. Small bit of cover lower corner torn off. Some dark spots on cover. Text is very good, clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
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    Becoming A Father
    Becoming a Father Sean Gresh The one handbook every expectant father should read. Foreword by Elizabeth Bing Bantam Books, 1982. ISBN 0-553-22744-0. Paperback, 204 pages. Slight corner wear, otherwise very good. Under 1 lb.
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    Baby And Child Care
    Baby and Child Care Benjamin Spock, M. D. The most widely recommended and best-selling handbook for parents ever published -- now completely revised, illustrated, and indexed. Includes a center section of record keeping pages and ads. A joint prefatory statement in the front reveals that Dr. Spock objected to the inclusion of the ads. Pocket Books, 1969. Paperback, 620 pages. Slight curve to book. Small bit of cover upper corner torn off. Otherwise very good. Under 2 lbs.
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    Step-by Step-parenting
    Step-By Step-Parenting James D. Eckler A Guide to Successful Living with a Blended Family Betterway Books, 1993. ISBN 1-55870-294-6. Soft cover, 6 x 9 inches, 224 pages. Near fine. Under 2 lbs.
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    What To Tell Your Children About Sex
    What to Tell Your Children About Sex Prepared by The Child Study Association of America Adie Suehsdorf, (editor) The answers to give when your child asks about sex. A new revised and illustrated edition of material originally included in Facts of Life for Children. Pocket Books, 1963. Paperback, 149 pages. Front cover has a taped tear. Pages have slight moisture ripples. Still good for reading. Under 1 lb.
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    Freedom -- Not License
    Freedom -- Not License! A. S. Neill The famous educator, and headmaster of the Summerhill School in England, offers important advice to American parents about the everyday problems of child rearing in the American home. Hart Publishing Co., 1966. Soft cover, 5-3/8 x 8 inches, 192 pages. Very good. Under 1 lb.
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    While Waiting - Pregnancy
    While Waiting George E. Verrilli, M.D., Anne Marie Mueser, Ed. D. Written by an obstetrician and a mother; The information you need to know about pregnancy, labor, and delivery. St. Martin's Griffin, 1998. ISBN 0-312-18775-0. Soft cover, 7 x 9-1/4 inches, 168 pages. With very slight corner wear, it is very good, clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
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    Your Growing Child
    Your Growing Child Chapters on How Children Grow, Developing Movement Skills, Speach and Language, and Learning Responsibility. Time-Life Books, 1987. ISBN 0-8094-5916-7. Hard pictorial cover, 8 inches wide by 10-1/4 inches tall, 144 pages. Slight corner and edge wear. Clean and well bound.
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    Improving Your Child's Behavior Chemistry
    Lendon H. Smith, M.D. A new way to raise happier children into healthier adults. What you can do about the eating habits and vitamin imbalances that may be making your child unruly, unresponsive, and unhappy. Pocket Books, 1977. ISBN 0-671-82374-4. Paperback, 270 pages. Under 1 lb.
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    Parents On The Run
    Marguerite and Willard Beecher A practical blueprint for family living and a justification of basic, human commonsense. Julian Press, 1959. Hard cover, dust jacket, 5-3/4 inches wide by 8-1/2 inches tall, 238 pages. Dust jacket has two small tears at the bottom edge. Name inside front. Very good, clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
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    Study Habits: Help Is On The Way
    Marilyn Berry, pictures by Bartholomew Studying getting you down? Hang on, help is on the way. Children's Press, 1985. ISBN 0-516-03237-2. Hard pictorial cover, 5-3/4 inches wide by 8-3/4 inches tall, 46 pages. There is a mended tear at front of spine. Clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
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    Boys - Shaping Ordinary Boys Into Extraordinary Men
    Boys! - Shaping ordinary Boys into Extraordinary Men William Beausay II The blueprint for doing something exceptional with your son. The first parenting book devoted solely to the unique challenges of raising sons. Thomas Nelson Inc., 1994. ISBN 0-4852-7262-3. Paperback, 212 pages. Very good. 2 pages have creased corners.. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    The Little Boy Book - Guide To First 8 Years
    The Little Boy Book Sheila Moore, and Roon Frost A guide to the first eight years. How are boys different from girls: Boys develop diferently than girls - and why-- Male Aggressiveness originates -- and where -- Order and direction can be painlessly established in your young son's life -- Working moms and their little boys can have a good relationship -- Traumas like divorce affect boys differently -- Your son will respond to love and discipline and much more -- in the only guidebook that explores and explains not just your growing child, but YOUR SON! Ballantine Books, 1989. ISBN 0-345-34466-9. Paperback, 300 pages. Dedication inside front cover. Some edge and corner wear and creases. Clean and firmly bound. Very good. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Parents In Control - Children
    Parents in Control David Rice Bringing out the best in your children. ''Getting your parenting under control is not as difficult as you might think. With a humorous, practical style that can be easily understood and applied, David Rice outlines five fundamental steps that will help parents get back in control of their family and begin to enjoy being a parent again!'' Harvest House Publishers, 1987. ISBN 0-89081-505-4. Soft cover, 5-1/4 x 8 inches, 186 pages. Ink underlining on a number of pages is neatly done. Slight darkening of some pages. Firm binding. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    You And Your Adolescent
    You and Your Adolescent Ross Laboratories, 1963 Things that are upsetting to you as a parent will also influence your child's feelings. Understanding your emotional relations with your children will assiste in their emotional development. Soft cover, staple bound, 5 x 7 inches, 23 pages. Slight soil on back cover. Otherwise excellent condition. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Stop Struggling With Your Teen
    Stop Struggling with Your Teen Evonne Weinhaus, Karen Friedman A complete, easy-to-use guide for parents of pre-teens and teens, with a workbook to help you identify and resolve specific problems. ...The teenage years can be a time of rare communication between parents and children and Stop Struggling with Your Teen can help restore the harmony that allows this special relationship to flourish. Penguin Books, 1988. ISBN 0-14-010604-9. Soft cover, 5 x 7-3/4 inches, 96 pages. Text pages are clean and firmly bound. Cover has edge wear, a small spot, and the edge of the back cover, about 3/4 inch wide, has been cut off. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    How To Live With Your Teen-ager
    How to Live With Your Teen-ager Dorothy W. Baruch, ill. by Lois Fisher Adolescence from the standpoint of the parent. Stresses guidance, discipline and understanding as firm foundations for a happier family life. McGraw-Hill, 1953. Soft cover, 5-1/4 x 8 inches, 261 pages. Cover slightly rubbed, 1 creased corner. Text clean and well bound. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    What Do You Do Now That You've Got Them
    What Do You Do with Them Now That You've Got Them? Transactional Analysis for Moms and Dads Muriel James Acording to TA theory every child is born to be a price or a princess, but sometimes things happen so that you and your children may feel, even act, a little froggy. WHAT DO YOU DO? Addison Wesley Pub. Co., 1974. Hard cover, dust jacket, 5-3/4 x 8-1/2 inches, 145 pages. Name on inside front has been inked out. Dust jacket has a few small tears at top edge, and some darkening. Otherwise very good. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Fathers & Babies
    Fathers & Babies Jean Marzollo, illustrated by Irene Trivas The one and only baby care book written expressly for fathers. What fathers desperately need is a special baby care training manual that will teach them how to fix a bottle, soothe a baby in the middle of the night, and help a child learn to talk. The more fathers know, the more they will be able to help their babies achieve and the more worthy they will feel as parents. Harper Perennials, 1993. Soft cover, 7-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches, 234 pages. Very slight bending of back cover. Clean and well bound. Very good +. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Read To Me - Help Children Read
    Read to Me Bernice E. Cullinan Raising kids who love to read. Scholastic Book Services, 1992, Special Book Club Edition Light wear to corners. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Parenting In Contemporary Society
    Parenting in Contemporary Society Tommie J.Hamner and Pauline H. Turner This book was written to acquaint upper-level undergraduate and graduate students with parenting in three major areas: (1) concepts, challenges, and changes; (2) diverse family types; and (3) risks and alternatives. While it is specifically designed as preperation for students who will enter a profession requiring them to work with parents directly, the book also provides useful information in developing life skills. This book should be helpful to students preparing for teaching, social work, other human-service professions, health professions, and mental-health professions - - and to parents themselves. Allyn & Bacon, Boston, 1996. Soft cover, 7 x 9-1/4 inches, 404 pages. Slight curl to corners, and small bump on lower spine. Occasional marks and underline (minimal). $49 price sticker on front. Condition is generally very good. Under 3 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Who Will Save Our Children?
    Who Will Save Our Children? Beverly LaHaye Parents who have decided to get involved with their children's lives. Parents who refuse to consign their children's growth and education to institutions that affirm immorality. Parents who take responsibility and action to instill Godly values in their children. But none of us can do it alone. We must unite for action, rally our troops, and plan our strategy to win complete victory over the evil forces that threaten the very existence of our families. This book provides real-life examples of what is being taught, shown, and promoted. The author discusses: Rock Music; Teen Pregnancy; Drugs; New Age; Homosexuality; Promiscuity; Occult; Federal child care; Abortion; Humanism; Pornography; Sex Education; AIDS; and more. Wolgemuth and Hyatt, Pub, Inc., 1990. Hard back, with dust jacket, 6 x 9-1/4 inches, 259 pages. Book is in very good shape except for one turned corner, dust jacket has some rubbing, edgewear, and small tears along edges. Under 2 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Helping Your Child With Homework
    Helping Your Child with Homework Nancy Paulu For parents of elementary and junior high school-aged children. The Office of Educational Research and Improvement has produced 'Helping Your Child With Homework' to contribute to the drive to increase family involvement in children's learning. As the handbook points out, we know that children who spend more time on homework, on average, do better in school, and that the academic benefits increase as children move into the upper grades. Office of Educational Research, 1995. Soft cover, 6 x 9 inches, 40 pages. Light wear to cover and corners. Date stamps inside front. Library stamp inside back cover. Buyer to pay shipping and handling. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Your One Year Old, The Fun-loving, Fussy
    Your One Year Old, The Fun-Loving, Fussy 12-to-24 month-old Author: Louise Bates Ames, Frances L. Ilg, and Carol Chase Haber Illustrator: Photographs by Betty David Description: from the dust jacket: Cuddly, kissable, excited about life, the child from 12 to 24 months old is a joy to all around - some of the time, that is. He is also growing at an incredible rate, learning to walk, learning to touch, learning to love, and learning to say 'no' for the first time. All of this can be more than a handful for the new parent. Publisher: Delacorte Press, 1982, stated first printing. For the Gesell Institute of Child Development. Format: Hard cover with mylar covered dust jacket taped on. 6 x 8-1/2 inches, 178 pages. Condition: Ex-library, with dust jacket inside front fly. Library stamps, a few wrinkles, some turned corners. Tape on dust jacket has left marks. All around good condition. Shipping: Under 2 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Complete Mothercare Manual,
    The Complete Mothercare Manual Author: Consultants Rosalind Y. Ting, M.D., M.P.H., Herbert Brant, M. D., Kenneth S. Holt, M.D. Description: From the Foreword: This book touches upon all the essential aspects of parenthood from preparation for conception to identifying the readiness of your child to enter kindergarten. It covers a wide scope such as the A-Z of common ailments and simple common first-aid treatment. For all new and expectant parents this book will help to relieve some doubts and frustrations, meet the challenges in parenthood and capture every moment of the immense joy in your child's development. Publisher: Prentice Hall Press, 1987. Format: Hard cover, dust jacket missing. 6-3/4 x 11 inches, 304 pages. Condition: Slight bumped corners and cover wear. The inside cover, half-title and title pages have scribbling on them. A few pages show slight signs of moisture. The rest of the book is clean and in good condition. Under 2 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Motherhood Is . . .
    Motherhood is -- Author/illustrator: Pauline Jensen Description: A comic cartoon presentation of all the things involved in being a mother. From telling him he's going to be a father, to being the Heart and Soul of the family. A great book to present at a shower for the new mother. Publisher: Publisher's Press, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1974. Format: Soft cover, 6 x 9 inches, about 66 pages. Condition: Two small edge tears, slight edge wear, and bent corner. Shipping: Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
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    Raising Kids
    Raising Kids Authors: James Dobson, Grace Ketterman, and other Christian Parents. Editor, Stephen M. Miller. Description: Topics include Unfair Expectations, Discipline, Having Fun, Anger, Solving Problems, Showing Approval, Teenagers, Devotions, letting Them Pretend, Traditions, The Church's Job, Dad/Mom Relationship, Teaching Independence. A series of articles by different authors. Publisher: Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City, 1993. Format: Soft cover, 5-1/4 x 8 inches, 123 pages. Condition: Light edge rubbing, Otherwise near fine. Shipping: Under 1 lb.
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