The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did) (Hardback) Five Minute Mum: Give Me Five: Five minute, easy, fun games for busy people to do with little kids - Five Minute Mum (Paperback) How To Talk So Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7 - How To Talk (Paperback) The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Proven Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind (Paperback) French Children Don't Throw Food (Paperback) How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and Listen so Kids Will Talk - How To Talk (Paperback) Help Your Kids with Maths: A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide - Help Your Kids With (Paperback) The Danish Way of Parenting: What the Happiest People in the World Know About Raising Confident, Capable Kids (Paperback) Help Your Kids with English: A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide - Help Your Kids With (Paperback) How to Talk so Teens will Listen & Listen so Teens will Talk - How To Talk (Paperback)

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‘This refreshing book’, writes Cathy Rentzenbrink in the Times, ‘wants you to think of your child as a person not a project.’ Eschewing quick-fix answers and illusory perfection, psychotherapist, author and presenter Philippa Perry’s common sense driven book encourages a more realistic, empathetic approach to raising a child. An insightful guide to kinder, happier and more rewarding parenting.

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This brilliant and delightfully hands-on parenting guide from Daisy Upton will help keep the little ones entertained around the house. Full of quick, easy games and activities that are fun, educational and fuss-free to set up and tidy up, Five Minute Mum is heaven-sent for any parent who desires five minutes of peace.
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From the widely acclaimed HOW TO TALK series, discover tried and tested communication strategies to survive - and thrive - with kids ages 2-7 The all-new content in this book deals with struggles familiar to every parent, relative, teacher and childminder.
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A pioneering and practical book for parents that explains the new science of how a child's brain is wired and how it matures.
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Why do French children happily eat what is put in front of them? How can French mothers chat to their friends while their children play quietly? _______ Parents are saying MERCI to Pamela Druckerman! ***** 'Our parenting bible' ***** 'You are not alone!
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In this international bestseller, discover the number one practical guide to family life. Parenting experts Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish provide effective step by step techniques to help you improve and enrich your relationships with your children.
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Offers a simple, visual guide to help children understand maths. Using clear, accessible pictures and diagrams - and covering everything from basic numeracy to more challenging subjects like statistics and algebra, this book helps you learn to approach even the most complex maths problems with confidence.
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A practical parenting guide based on the philosophy that has made Denmark the happiest country in the world.
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Suitable for every frustrated parent and desperate child, who wants to understand English and put what they've learnt into practice, this title uses pictures, diagrams to cover all the important areas including punctuation, grammar, spelling, and communication skills, so you can approach even the most complex English concepts with confidence.
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Packed with practical, accessible advice and guidelines, both parents and teens will learn how to: * Engage cooperation * Take appropriate action* Avoid lectures* Express your feelings and understand each other* Work out solutions together
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Enables you to reduce the stress of studying science and help your children with their homework. This title covers the important areas of biology, chemistry and physics. It includes a glossary of key science terms and symbols.
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An indispensable guide for parents looking for a more gentle and effective way to shape their child's behaviour, from parenting expert Sarah Ockwell-Smith
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Leading clinical psychologist Lisa Damour identifies the seven key phases marking the journey from girlhood to womanhood, and offers practical advice for those raising teenage girls.
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The Montessori way to bring up confident, caring children.A practical parenting programme for the years from birth to six, this is the book to help you build a calm and happy home life with your child. Written by Tim Seldin, President of the Montessori Foundation, and based on proven methods used in Montessori schools, this is the most fully up-to-...
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Calm Parents, Happy Kids is the UK version of Dr Laura Markham's hugely successful and ground-breaking book, Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids.
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A practical guide for parents and guardians on how to support and prepare your child for their Year 6 SATs. SATs can be daunting for both parents and guardians, and children, who may find themselves experiencing exam stress for the first time. Help Your Kids with SATs gives you a complete overview of the KS2 SATs system with tips and advice on car...
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Parenting advice from French Children Don't Throw Food, now distilled into 100 short and easy tips.
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Deal with the ups and downs of growing up. This visual guide to puberty and adolescence is a must-read for all parents and tweens embarking on those scary teenage years. This growing up book covers contemporary issues such as internet safety and tackles key topics such as sexuality and body image. Demystify puberty with this must-read home referenc...
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Author of the highly successful Sixty Minute series Rob Parsons turns his attention to that very difficult period of adolescence - the teenage years.
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The inimitable Michael Rosen provides a vital resource for all those stressed out parents attempting a bit of homeschooling. Packed full of practical, accessible and, above all, fun tips, projects and suggestions, Good Ideas will change the way you look at education forever.
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The maths book every parent needs to make learning this subject fun and engaging. Unlock your child's academic achievement with this unique and colourful approach to understanding times tables. An education book for kids in a series created by Carol Vorderman, the UK's number 1 bestselling education author. If your kids are struggling with their ti...
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Over 32,000 copies sold. The golden principles and behaviours to guide you smoothly through the challenges of raising children.
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The teenage years are acknowledged to be the most testing stage of parenting - when well-mannered and obedient children can transform into rude and rebellious teens. This book tackles: how to help teens feel supported and secure; strategies for improving communication; and dealing with digital technology and media influences.
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Are your kids struggling with music theory? Do you wish you could help them learn how to read music? Help Your Kids With Music is what every frustrated parent needs. This invaluable guide covers all the core subjects needed to pass up to grade 5 music exams around the world, including melody, rhythm, chords and harmony, intervals, scales, and keys,...
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In answer to the crisis in girls' mental health, the UK's best selling parenting author, Steve Biddulph brings an interactive learning guide rich in content and interactive elements to help parents be prepared and self-aware in providing for their daughters.
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Fully revised to take account of the latest developments in the treatment and diagnosis of ADHD, this text covers topics such as: the causes; how to help improve behaviour at home and at school; making the diagnosis; medication and alternative therapies; and boosting self esteem.
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Consultant child psychiatrist Dr Holan Liang combines medical expertise and experience to empower parents.
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A Volcano in My Tummy: Helping Children to Handle Anger presents a clear approach to helping children and adults alike understand and deal with children's anger. Using easy to understand skills for anger management, this book offers engaging, well-organized activities which help to overcome the fear of children's.
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From the author of the worldwide bestseller Raising Boys, this bind-up of the parenting classics The Secret of Happy Children and More Secrets of Happy Children by parenting expert and child psychologist Steve Biddulph tells parents everything they need to know about raising happy, healthy, confident children from babyhood to teens.
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A lively and irreverent celebration of a new wave of non-combative, arms-wide-open feminism-for-all.
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A guide to practical and effective communication with your children. This book shows you how to cope with your child's negative feelings, such as frustration, disappointment and anger; express your anger without being hurtful; engage your child's co-operation; set clear limits and still maintain goodwill; use alternatives to punishment; and more.
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'Excellent' Robert Webb, author of How Not To Be A Boy 'A valuable book for parents' Barbara Ellen, Observer Why are boys three times more likely than girls to be suspended from school?
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Empowers mums to stop feeling like they're not good enough, as they strive to be 'Supermum' - and start having confidence in their parenting. Uses CBT, mindfulness and narrative therapies to dismiss negative thoughts, learn to stop comparing yourself to others and to be a happier mum.
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Stressed about your studies? Struggling with subjects? Anxious about writing an essay or preparing for an exam? This ideal home reference is here to help children and parents. With bright visuals and brilliant step-by-step content, this is the helping hand parents need to guide their children through the challenges of education. You'll discover all...
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* Why are girls self-harming and suffering eating disorders in record numbers? * Why do girls feel they have to be 'little miss perfects' who are never allowed to fail? * Why are girls turning against each other on social media? * What should we tell girls about how to deal with challenges of every day sexism and violent, misogynistic pornography?...
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Written by a clinical psychologist, Siblings give parents the tools to create positive sibling relationships. Highly practical, and based solidly in clinical research, it not only describes the issues which parents may face but gives them methods and specific strategies to build lasting bonds
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The ultimate parenting book about getting your child to read.
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For most parents, the digital landscape that our kids and teens are growing up in is uncharted territory. How do we know if they're happy? How do we talk to them about sex and relationships? How do we give them the new tools they need when we don't have them ourselves? This book is here to help.
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How do you talk to your teen when their only focus is the screen in front of them? How do you help them to build a core of self-esteem in a world obsessed with appearances? This practical guide from one of the UK's leading adolescent psychoanalysts helps you through every possible hurdle in the teenage years.
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A highly effective guide to helping your child develop resilience and independence from the acclaimed bestselling authors of The Whole-Brain Child.
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Escape your home and learn about the world, from clouds to climate change, in this visual guide to geography. This book is what every frustrated parent needs. Its innovative approach combines colourful diagrams and illustrations with step-by-step explanations, making geography easier to understand than ever before. Covering all the core subjects fo...
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Teenagers are tough and anyone who has their own needs help. Witty, enjoyable and genuinely insightful, Get Out of My Life is now updated with how to deal with everything from social media to online threats and porn, as well as looking at all the difficult issues of bringing up teenagers, school, sex, drugs and more. But it's the title of the secon...

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Offers a simple, visual guide to helping children understand music. This guide includes semitones and note values and music appreciation. It is suitable for every parent and child, who wants to understand music theory and put it into practice.
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International bestselling authors of The ElementAs a parent, what should you look for in your children's education? How can you tell if their school is right for them, and what can you do if it isn't? In this important new book, Sir Ken Robinson, one of the world's most influential voices in education, offers clear principles and practical advice ...

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