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1 Mind Your Own Business: Break the Stress In Your Own Life
Akutagawa, D.; Whitman, T.; Akutagawa, Donald; Whitman, Terry U.S.A. Brownell & Carroll 1994 1885487002 / 9781885487001 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 220 pages with index; Textblock is tight and clean with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; .....(It seems that many human conflict involves disagreement about territory, so this helps the reader to understand the basic, territorial principles that may help to avoid unnecessary problems which constantly arise in daily life. While we recognize that minding another's business creates problems, we may be unclear about just exactly where to draw the boundaries sometimes so the suggestions here may be very helpful. Although there are many references to children and parents, this is a book about relationships, not necessarily just families.) 
Price: 6.04 USD

 
2 American Red Cross Babysitter's Handbook
American National Red Cross Kankakee, Illinois, U.S.A. Amer Red Cross 2007 1584801387 / 9781584801382 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 161 Pages; Color illustrations throughout; Textblock is tight and bright with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia. Unfaded pictorial cover with no crease to spine. Modest shelf and edge wear and just a small amount of wear to bottom right hand corner of front panel; . This program covers many things. How to be safe and responsible, a babysitter self-assessment tool, household rules and discipline, safety and play, basic care, parental consent and contact form, telephone safety tips, personal safety, tips for preventing emergencies inside and outside the home and that's just the first section! An invaluable aid and guide to have. 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
 
3 Math 2 for Christian Schools, Second Edition, Home Teacher's Edition
Anderson, Lori; Buckley, Dorothy; Hambrick, Sharon; Harris, Wendy M.; White, Debra; Christian Schools Greenville South Carolina, USA Bob Jones University Press 1996 Soft cover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Spiral-bound; 360 pages, Second edition (Home Teacher's Edition); Oversize book; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and all pages are securely attached to the spiral binding; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creases and modest shelf and edge wear; . ('Math 2 for Christian Schools' was especially written for a home setting and does the following: Utilizes the concept approach to teaching, emphasizing that when your child understands what he/she is learning, then learning is more permanent, It promotes an understanding of math concepts through an inductive teaching method, It emphasizes your child's discovery using concrete manipulatives before using abstract math symbols, Teaches problem-solving skills, Includes early exposure to technology, Provides a systematic plan for the practice of skills and the review of concepts taught in the lessons, Includes Bible stories and teaches Christian principles, Meets the needs of the individual child with enrichment activities at the end of most lessons, Furnishes you with the means to make learning enjoyable, and Involves you in your child's understanding of math concepts. In this home teacher's edition, you'll have additional helps and can apply what fits your situation the best; There is a lesson plan format, pre-lesson reading, a table of lesson plans, and many helpful illustrations. Following the thorough introduction there are twenty chapters with supplements.) 
Price: 7.66 USD

 
4 Helping Parents Help Their Children
Arnold, Eugene (Editor, Ohio State University) New York, New York, U.S.A. Brunner-Routledge 1978 0876301464 / 9780876301463 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 420 pages; First printing; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Tangerine cloth covered boards with the title in brown; Bright blue dust-jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including nicks, and small pieces missing to edges; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (This fills a gap with a tremendous range of original contributions by leaders in all the professional fields concerned, psychiatry, psychology, social work, education, pediatrics, law, and religion. The subject of parent guidance is treated here in five dimensions.) 
Price: 5.91 USD

 
 
5 Getting Organized for Your New Baby (A Checklist and Planner for Busy Parents-To-Be
Bard, M.; Bard, Maureen U.S.A. Meadowbrook Press 1995 0881662429 / 9780881662429 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 175 pages; Revised second edition 1995; Charts & Graphs; Textblock is tight and bright with the lightest of marginalia in pencil; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (Has checklists, how-to-hints, forms, charts and bibliographies to help you get scheduled, budgeted, and prioritized. This book will remove your worries over missing important details. Some of what's included is: Information on preparing for pregnancy, including medical and financial considerations, career and insurance concerns, and charts you can use to maximize the chances of getting pregnant. Also medical information, including ways to chart progress during pregnancy, diagnostic tests, birthing techniqjes, and nursery safety facts. Has exercise information and dietary restrictions. A new organization by trimesters that makes knowing what to do and when easier. Postpartum considerations, including physical and emotional changes. Plus practical advice on getting through the first few months with baby, from how to find proper daycare to lists of necessary immunizations.) 
Price: 6.22 USD

 
6 Language and Communication Disorders in Children (Fourth Edition)
Bernstein, Deena Kahan;Tiegerman-Farber, Ellenmorris (School for Language and Communication Development and Adelphi College) Needham Heights, Massachusetts, USA Allyn & Bacon 1997 0205198945 / 9780205198948 Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cover Art 
; 614 pages with index; Fourth edition; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for some light highlighting & marginalia on approximately twelve pages; Light wear to fore-edge; Bright pictorial boards with modest shelf and edge wear including some wear to tips; . (The goal of this book is to introduce you to the dynamic areas of speech-language pathology and special education, and is divided into three main sections: Part 1 presents the fundamentals of language and communication development. Part 2 describes the general principles of assessment and best practices for intervention, and Part 3 focuses on four language-disordered populations - children with learning disabilities, mental retardation, autism, and hearing impairment. In this fourth edition, it reflects the changes that have occurred in American education and helps to recognize children with language and communication disorders as a distinct population with parents as primary teachers and facilitators of their children's growth and development, though schools throughout the United States are, and have been attempting to develop inclusive models for children with special needs. Included in Parts 2 and 3, are examples that illustrate how to apply clinical constructs to the actual evaluation and remediation of children with language disorders.) 
Price: 6.40 USD

 
 
7 How to Keep Your Teenager Out of Trouble and What to Do If You Can't
Bernstein, Neil I., Dr. New York, New York, U.S.A. Workman Pub Co 2001 0761115706 / 9780761115700 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Janet Vicario (Cover Design) 
; Wraps, 518 pages with index; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Light wear to edges of textblock; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . (This book is where to turn to for advice in helping your child develop from a difficult adolescent into a mature, intelligent, caring adult. Dr. Neil Bernstein is a practicing clinical psychologist, writer and lecturer.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
8 Your Baby's First Steps: 3-18 Months (Better Homes and Gardens)
Better Homes and Gardens Editors; Kiester, Edwin; Kiester, Sally Valente Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A. Meredith Corporation 1987 0696017229 / 9780696017223 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 48 pages with index; Black & white photographs; The textblock is tight with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including original round price label and remains of former sticker placed to the front cover top right; . (Well organized and helpful information that you can use. The contents are: Three to Four Months, Four to Five Months, Five to Eight Months, Eight to Twelve Months, Twelve to Eighteen Months and the Index. There's so much here about communication, feeding, health, curiosity as the child grows, what toys to add, drinking from a cup, how the baby grows, habits, sleep schedules, dressing, learning to say no and much, much more.) 
Price: 5.89 USD

 
 
9 Life's Greatest Treasure: Writings About Discovery and Cherishing Children
Bishop, Bette (selected by) USA Hallmark Editions 1968 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hook, Frances 
; 59 Pages; Color illustrations; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings or names. Cream pictorial boards (of little girl with kitten). Dust jacket is unfaded with light shelf and edge wear (corner nicks). We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover. Inspiring words that are filled with insight, and sparkling humor. 
Price: 5.95 USD

 
10 Expectant Fathers
Bittman, Sam and Sue Rosenberg Zalk Ph.D.; Rosenberg, Sue: Bittman, Sam U.S.A. Ballantine Books 1980 0345317637 / 9780345317636 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 279 pages with index; Textblock is tight and clean with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia; Bright unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; . (A compassionate and total look at the problems, fears, myths,a nd misconceptions a man experiences as he approaches fatherhood, and it is a pereceptive and spportive guide to the intelligent and shared decisions that a husbnad and wife must make about the issues of sex during pregnancy, jealousy of the father toward the new-born child, in-laws, the natural changes a child will bring to a marriage and much more.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
 
11 Thoughts to Share With a Wonderful Daughter: A Blue Mountain Arts Collection
Blue Mountain Press; Multiple Authors; Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Blue Mountain Arts 1999 0883964910 / 9780883964910 Hardcover Very Good Book 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
; No pagination; Fourth printing 2000; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names; Lovely pink boards with the the original plastic sleeve covering the front and back of the book; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; . (In this touching Blue Mountain Arts collection, a multitude of poets, philosophers, playwrights, and novelists write about the feelings and special joys daughters bring to our lives. The handmade paper chosen for the cover of this book is specially crafted from mulberry trees with real flower petals, grasses, leaves, and bark embedded in the paper. Using age-old techniques, this paper is made without cutting down trees or harming the natural environment.) 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
12 Creating and Presenting Hand Puppets
Bodor, John USA Reinhold Publishing Corporation 1967 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 144 Pages; Black and white photographs throughout; Ex-library with usual library markings; Textblock is tight, bright with no underlining or highlighting. Pictorial cover with light shelf wear; .....(This book covers all aspects of hand puppets from the story and script, the head, costumes and properties to the production stage.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
13 The Penguin Adoption Handbook: A Guide to Creating Your New Family
Bolles, Edmund Blair U.S.A. Penguin Books 1984 0140465480 / 9780140465488 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 254 pages with index; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Pictorial cover with no tears & modest shelf and edge wear; . (For anyone looking for a child to adopt. It takes you step by step through the adoption process covering: Adoption strategies for both traditional and untraditional clients, finding a child, the pros and cons of agencies, adoptive-parent associations, international and independent adoptions, adoption law, including state-by-state variations, foster care and adopting the foster child. Also included are invaluable directories.) 
Price: 6.04 USD

 
14 The Sociology of Child Development
Bossard, James H.S. Boll, Eleanor Stoker USA Harper and Row 1948 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Fourth Edition; 566 Pages; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for former book store number stamped neatly on frontfree endpaper. Blue boards with clear white title to front and spine. Has modest edge and shelf wear; ....(A very good reference work). 
Price: 6.16 USD

 
 
15 Touchpoints: Your Child's Emotional and Behavioral Development
Brazelton, T. Berry, M.D. U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company 1992 0201093804 / 9780201093803 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 479 pages; Seventh printing 1993; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings save for former owners name neatly written to the top of the front-free endpaper with gift inscriptions on the second front-free endpaper; Endpapers are blue; Lime green cloth colored boards with the title in silver to the spine; Dust-jacket is unfaded with no tears and minimal shelf and edge wear; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (From pregnancy to the first grade, all the questions and concerns are anticipated and answered here in both chronological and reference form. 'Touchpoints' are the universal spurts of development and the trying periods of seeming regression that accompany them throughout childhood. Dr. Brazelton uses touchpoints as windows to help parents understand their child's behavior and prevent future problems. Part One of this comprehensive book follows each of these touchpoints from the prenatal visit through the first three years, explaining the characteristic achievements and calming the inevitable worries at each stage. Every chapter ends with a section on "Looking Ahead". Part Two covers the first six years, with all the common behavioral and emotional challenges, in alphabetical order, from allergies to toilet training. Dr. Brazelton reveals how to understand these challenges as the child's issues, helping to ward off parent-child conflict. Part Three explains the vital role of all the important people in a child's life.) 
Price: 6.07 USD

 
16 Touchpoints: Your Child's Emotional and Behavioral Development (The Essential Reference)
Brazelton, T. Berry, MD Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company 1992 0201093804 / 9780201093803 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Diana Coe (Jacket Design) 
; 479 pages with index; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings; Blue endpapers; Green cloth-covered boards with the title in silver; Unfaded pictorial dust-jacket with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable, clear mylar cover; . (All the guidance of an American pediatrician packed into one easy to use volume. From pregnancy to first grade, all the concerns and questions that parents have about their child's behavior, feelings, and development, in both chronological and reference form. In this book, as well as his office, Dr. Brazelton uses touchpoints as windows to help parents understand their child's behavior and prevent future problems. Part one follows each of these touchpoints from the prenatal visit through the first three years, explaining the characteristic achievements and calming the inevitable worries at each stage. Every chapter ends with a section on 'Looking Ahead'. Part two covers the first six years with all the common behavioral and emotional challenges, in alphabetical order, from allergies to toilet training. Part three explains the vital role of all the important people in a child's life.) 
Price: 5.84 USD

 
 
17 The Expectant Father : Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads-to-Be
Brott, Armin A.; Ash, Jennifer U.S.A. Abbeville Publishers 2001 0789205386 / 9780789205384 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 271 pages with index; Second edition; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names, save for very light remainder of former price to top right of front-free endpaper; Cover is bright and unfaded with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; . (Incorporates the wisdom of top experts in the field, this second edition shares information on: how to afford a pregnancy, special ways to prepare if you're adopting a baby, how to juggle your work and family roles, how to make sense of your conflicting emotions, how to manage if you are expecting twins, ways to support and encourage your partner through the pregnancy and so much more.) 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
18 Beside Every Great Dad
Canfield, Ken R.; Swihart, Nancy L. Wheaton, Illinois, U.S.A. Tyndale House Publishers Inc. 1993 0842311033 / 9780842311038 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 301 pages; First printing; Textblock is tight and clean with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia. Bright red boards with burgundy spine and title in gold. Unfaded dust-jacket with no tears. Modest shelf and edge wear. We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . "Beside Every Great Dad" offers an authoritative look at what motivates both mothers and fathers. Having mom and dad both as active players on the parenting team makes a huge difference. Moms may not know how to communicate the family's needs to her husband, and dad may not know what the true needs are of his family. This helpful book offers understanding and encouragement to make meaningful changes. 
Price: 5.84 USD

 
 
19 Elementary Classroom Management: A Handbook of Excellence in Teaching
Charles, C. M. U.S.A. Longmans Green and Co 1983 0582283493 / 9780582283497 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 261 pages with index; Sixth printing; Textblock is tight & clean with no internal markings, save for small stamp by former owner neatly placed inside front cover & on half-title page; Cover is bright with no tears and modest shelf wear; . (A comprehensive, well organized guide to virtually every aspect of classroom management, one that will help both beginning and experienced teachers. This book deals directly with problems that teachers identify as their greatest concerns - discipline, time, pressure, effectiveness, and working with parents. Its practical guidance will help increase effectiveness of their minute-by-minute classroom routine, manage classroom behavior more effectively, communicate effectively with students and parents, and reduce the stress that is a natural part of their profession. ) 
Price: 6.40 USD

 
20 Your Happiest Years
Clark, Dick New York City, New York, USA Rosho Corporation 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 157 pages; First Edition/First Printing; Black & white photographs; Gently tanned pages with a tight textblock; Teal cloth boards with title in gold to spine; Pictorial dust-jacket with no tears & modest shelfwear including light shelf-rubbing; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable, clear mylar cover; .....('Your Happiest Years' is not only important reading for teenagers, but anyone interested in tomorrow's adults. Dick Clark was a principal champion and articulate spokesman for teenagers and young adults with 'Your Happiest Years' being the result of Dick Clark's policy. He reviews many of the problems that faces teens, and suggests ways to make their years happy and profitable.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
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