10 Mindful Minutes

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Published: 2012-10-02

ISBN: 9780399537721

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Perigee Trade

Synopsis

Wendy Holden is the internationally bestselling author of The Wives of Bath, Azur Like It, Simply Divine, Bad Heir Day, Farm Fatale, and Gossip Hound.

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Price: $14.00


The Last Boys Picked

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Published: 2012-09-04

ISBN: 9780425245439

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Berkley Trade

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Boys who don’t play sports are often the targets of bullying, but a boy’s worst bully may be the one he can’t see: society’s expectations about how he should act, how he should relate, and how he should play. Overlooked by a society that reinforces impossible standards of "masculinity," boys who are uninterested in competitive sports or have non-aggressive personalities are often vilified and bullied for being different as they grow up in the shadow of America’s obsession with bigger, faster, richer, and stronger.Through a fascinating assortment of in-depth interviews, clinical

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Price: $15.00


The Sibling Effect

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Published: 2012-09-04

ISBN: 9781594486111

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Riverhead Trade

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A provocative and surprising exploration of the longest sustained relationships we have in life—those we have with our siblings.Nobody affects us as deeply as our brothers and sisters. Our siblings are our collaborators and co-conspirators, our role models and cautionary tales. They teach us how to resolve conflicts and how not to, how to conduct friendships and when to walk away. Our siblings are the only people we know who truly qualify as partners for life.In this perceptive and groundbreaking book, Jeffrey Kluger explores the complex world of siblings in equal parts science, psychology,

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Price: $16.00


If the Buddha Had Kids

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Published: 2012-08-28

ISBN: 9780143116318

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

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Charlotte Kasl, Ph.D., a practicing therapist and nationally recognized workshop leader for more than 20 years, has had lifelong connections to feminism, Buddhism, Quaker practice, and Reiki healing. The author of several books including Finding Joy, she lives in Lolo, Montana.

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Price: $14.00


It's OK Not to Share and Other Renegade Rules for Raising Competent and Compassionate Kids

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Published: 2012-08-02

ISBN: 9781585429363

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Tarcher

Synopsis

Parenting can be such an overwhelming job that it’s easy to lose track of where you stand on some of the more controversial subjects at the playground (What if my kid likes to rough house—isn’t this ok as long as no one gets hurt? And what if my kid just doesn’t feel like sharing?). In this inspiring and enlightening book, Heather Shumaker describes her quest to nail down “the rules” to raising smart, sensitive, and self-sufficient kids. Drawing on her own experiences as the mother of two small children, as well as on the work of child psychologists, pediatricians,

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Price: $15.95


Oh, Baby!

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Published: 2012-05-15

ISBN: 9781583334829

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Avery

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From the bloating to the belching to the Baby Story marathons that might just drive you crazy, prime-time star and new mom Tia Mowry delivers the lowdown in a frank, hilarious guide to modern pregnancy.Tia Mowry’s 800,000+ Twitter followers know that she tells it like it is. Now, in a pregnancy guide like no other, Tia leaves no topic off-limits while helping expectant moms stay empowered, pampered, and laughing out loud. From sex during the third trimester to pimped-out strollers, Oh, Baby! reveals what to really expect on that nine-month road to the delivery room.Sharing her personal

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Price: $26.00


Wedding Cake for Breakfast

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Published: 2012-05-01

ISBN: 9780425247303

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Berkley Trade

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Price: $15.00


Rock and Roll Baby Names

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Published: 2012-04-03

ISBN: 9781592406951

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Gotham

Synopsis

Everything an expectant music-lover needs to know about the lyrics, band trivia, and other rock-and-roll factoids linked to thousands of popular baby names. What do we know about Caroline? Neil Diamond says she’s sweet and The Beach Boys say she prefers short hair when she’s older. And what about guys named Victor? Prince and Blondie say Victor is possibly a saint, but also flees from the law. Offering the rock-and-roll definitions of these and dozens more popular names, the wildly popular Rock ‘n’ Roll Baby Name Dictionary post on Flavorwire drew over fifty thousand hits days after it

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Price: $16.00


Next Stop

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Published: 2012-03-29

ISBN: 9780399158605

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam

Synopsis

Next Stop is the universal story of how children grow up and parents learn to let go—no matter how difficult it may be for both of them. The summer David Finland was twenty-one, he and his mother rode the Washington, D.C., metro trains. Every day. The goal was that if David could learn the train lines, maybe David could get a job. And then maybe he could move out on his own. And then maybe his parents’ marriage could get the jump-start it craved. Maybe. Next Stop is a candid portrait of a differently-abled young man poised at the entry to adulthood. It recounts the complex relationship

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Price: $25.95


Kids Beyond Limits

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Published: 2012-03-27

ISBN: 9780399537363

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Perigee Trade

Synopsis

Discover the revolutionary way to harness the brain’s capacity to heal itselfSupported by the latest brain research, The Anat Baniel Method uses simple, gentle movements and focus to help any child, who has been diagnosed with autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, ADHD, Cerebral Palsy or other developmental disorders.In this supportive and hands-on book, Anat Baniel guides parents through the nine essentials of the method, each one designed to harness the brain’s capacity to heal itself — with remarkable and sometimes immediate results.By shifting the focus to connecting rather than "fixing,"

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Price: $16.00


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