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Both newbie parents and those that have been in the trenches for a while will find great titles to help them solve current parenting issues. From understanding how to toilet train toddlers to handling more difficult issues, such as teen drug interventions, parenting titles can help you handle life's little troubles.

Babies and toddlers can test the most dedicated parent. Caring for cradle cap or calming night fears can confuse new parents. Should you play music for your child in the womb or should you wait until they are born? Is teaching your child sign language before they can speak beneficial or will it delay regular speech? Find the information you need in our selection of parenting book titles.

Tweens and teens have their own special needs. Knowing what to expect can help you weather the hormonal storm that will eventually hit your house. Look for tips and tricks on how to help your child succeed in school, how to help your child organize their school and social life, how to effectively manage your child's burgeoning independence, as well as topics of interest to today's new and blended families.

No one starts out as a great parent. It takes a lot of practice, plenty of patience, and a liberal dose of expert advice. Begin your search in the Parenting category.

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  1. The Yellow Wallpaper
    The Yellow Wallpaper
    by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    Rating: 3.3/5 (209 votes cast)


    This journal chronicles the thoughts of a woman who is sent to a country home for forced rest by her husband and doctor who think the solitude will cure her from her dislike of marriage and motherhood. She creates her own reality outside of the yellow wallpaper of the bedroom in which she is imprisoned and records her thoughts in a secret journal. Through this journal she describes the importance of personal freedom and self-empowerment as her mental health continues to fail.

    Categories: Parenting, Romance, Other Fiction

  2. Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words
    Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words

    by Norma Brody Geste

    Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words
    by Norma Brody Geste

    Rating: 2.5/5 (292 votes cast)


    This easy-ready basic guide covers the key aspects of fostering including behavior and physiological problems, handling daily challenges, setting goals, communication tips and resources for more help and ideas.

    Categories: Parenting, Self-help, Other Non-fiction

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