New Parenting Materials

Voice lessons for parents : what to say, how to say it, and when to listen / Wendy Mogel, PhD. cover
Renowned speaker, parenting expert Dr. Wendy Mogel offers an essential guide to the new art of talking to children, and shows how a change in voice can transform conversations and ease the relationship between parents and children. Print run 100,000.
Changing the world is child's play : inspirations for making everyday moments with children count / Sarah Amy Glensor Best. cover
"A book for anyone who has anything to do with children, Changing the World is Child's Play invites you to appreciate the importance of play and positive interactions with children - both for you as a potentially 'play-deprived' adult, and for the children you spend time with. It offers ways to engage in meaningful interactions with children for parents, family and early childhood educators"--Publisher information.
What to feed your baby & toddler : a month-by-month guide to support your child's health & development / Nicole M. Avena, PhD ; with recipes by Charity Ferreira. cover
"A science-based manual for feeding babies exactly what they need to hit physical and intellectual milestones from 6 to 24 months, with 60 recipes. World-renowned research neuroscientist, nutrition expert, and author of What to Eat When You're Pregnant Dr. Nicole M. Avena presents an essential guide for new parents on feeding babies during their critical first two years. Answering common questions about picky eaters, food allergies, diversifying baby's appetite, eating out or on the go, feeding baby at daycare or when with another caregiver, and food safety, this comprehensive guide offers easy monthly meal plans and baby-friendly, nutrient-rich recipes designed to support your baby's developmental milestones"-- Provided by publisher.
Preschool clues : raising smart, inspired, and engaged kids in a screen-filled world / Angela C. Santomero with Deborah Reber. cover
"The award-winning creator of Blue's Clues, Super Why!, and Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood shares the secret sauce behind her shows' powerful, transformative results in the form of eleven research-based, foundational "clues" to ensure that preschoolers flourish academically, socially, and emotionally during this critical time"-- Provided by publisher.
The read-aloud family : making meaningful and lasting connections with your kids / Sarah Mackenzie. cover
Champions the lifelong benefits of reading aloud to children and offers book lists, strategies, and tools parents can use to form deep and lasting connections with their kids.