f EVEr Y CHILd HAS A THInKInG STYLE
A Guide to recognizing and Fostering
Each Child’s natural Gifts and Preferences
to Help Them Learn, Thrive, and Achieve
Foreword by Arlene Taylor
In this practical and insightful guide, Nakone
gives parents a new way to understand and
encourage children’s thinking styles, sensory
preferences, gender, and personality tendencies
to help them tailor their child’s environment to
make it a safe, more learning-friendly place.
Stories, illustrations, and concrete step-by-step
instructions show readers how to give children
the support they need to reach their full potential.
Perigee 288 pp. 978-0-399-53246-7 $14.95
f TWO LITTLE GIrLS
A memoir of Adoption
In Reid’s story of adopting her daughters, she
addresses the personal issues that arise for
many adoptive parents—including the guilt
over taking children away from their roots, the
unknowable mysteries of her daughters’ earliest childhoods, and the slow, stumbling steps
toward trust and tenderness that played out
Berkley 304 pp. 978-0-425-21505-0 $14.00
Vanessa L. Ochs
SAFE And SOUnd
Protecting Your Child
in an Unpredictable World
“Ochs explores how parents rationalize overprotectiveness, just what overprotectiveness is,
and the negative effects it has on children’s
development....Ochs’ warm and accessible
book addresses a problem that is often
Penguin 256 pp. 978-0-14-017880-7 $14.00
Cal Ripken, Jr. with Rick Wolff
f GET In THE GAmE
8 Elements of Perseverance
That make the difference
An inspiring guide to overcoming any challenge and building a life you love.
Gotham 320 pp. 978-1-592-40264-9 $26.00
Joseph Chilton Pearce
Plan for Our Children
A fascinating challenge to traditional Western
child-rearing methods. “One of the most
important and beautiful books I have read...
written with the passion of a man who not
only cares, but knows.”—Colin Turnbull.
Plume 272 pp. 978-0-452-26789-3 $15.00
f PArEn TInG YOUnG ATHLETES
THE rIPKEn WAY
Ensuring the Best Experience
for Your Kids in Any Sport
Foreword by Kelly Ripken
Drawing on his experiences as a father, a player,
and a coach, the legend offers his insights and
advice on how to approach organized sports
with your kids to ensure they have the best experience possible, stay fit, and enjoy themselves.
Gotham 320 pp. 978-1-592-40220-5 $14.00
Also of interest: The Longest Season 978-0-399-24492-6;
The Only Way I Know 978-0-14-026626-9
Jill Stamm, Ph.D. with Paula Spencer
f BrIGHT FrOm THE STAr T
The Simple, Science-Backed Way
to nurture Your Child’s developing
mind From Birth to Age Three
A cutting-edge handbook for parents, from a
pioneer in infant brain development, that
bridges the gap between the most current neuroscience and practical parenting techniques.
Gotham 272 pp. 978-1-592-40285-4 $26.00
Nancy Samalin with Catherine Whitney
LOVE And AnGEr
The Parental dilemma
“An honest look at how children can drive the
most loving parent to periodic madness, along
with practical suggestions for how to cope.”
Penguin 256 pp. 978-0-14-012992-2 $15.00
Child magazine’s Best Parenting Book of 1991
Also of interest: Loving Your Child Is Not Enough
Sal Severe, Ph.D.
f HOTHOUSE KIdS
The dilemma of the Gifted Child
An investigation of the pressures on today’s
gifted children and the troubling long-term
consequences for their lives. “Quart’s message,
thoughtful, often eloquent, and bracingly
frank, injects common sense into the overwrought rhetoric of parenting.”—Newsday.
Penguin Press 256 pp. 978-1-59420-095-3 $24.95
Penguin 256 pp. 978-0-14-311191-7 $15.00
Penguin available August 2007
Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. and Mary Hartzell, M.Ed.
PArEn TInG FrOm THE InSIdE OUT
How A deeper Self-Understanding Can
Help You raise Children Who Thrive
Drawing upon new findings in neurobiology
and attachment research, the authors explore
the extent to which our childhood experiences
shape the way we parent. “Siegel and Hartzell
translate highly complex neuroscientific and
psychological matters into lay strategies for
effective parenting.”—Marilyn B. Benoit, M.D.,
President, American Academy of Child and
Tarcher 258 pp. 978-1-58542-295-1 $14.95
Olga Silverstein and Beth Rashbaum
THE COUrAGE TO rAISE GOOd mEn
“Challenging and readable...will help mothers
understand the implications of pushing boys
out of the family before they’re ready to go.”
—The Los Angeles Times Book Review.
Penguin 288 pp. 978-0-14-017567-7 $15.00
Sal Severe, Ph.D.
HOW TO BEHAVE SO
YOUr PrESCHOOLEr WILL, TOO!
“[Severe] takes complicated parental challenges and puts them in easy-to-understand,
workable terms.”—Roni Cohen-Sandler, Ph.D.,
co-author of I’m Not Mad, I Just Hate You!
Penguin 320 pp. 978-0-14-200458-6 $14.00
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request to Penguin Group (USA)’s
Academic marketing department to
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f WHAT mOTHErS dO
Especially When it Looks Like nothing
A handbook for women eager to make sense of
the transformative and bewildering state of
Tarcher 288 pp. 978-1-58542-591-4 $14.95
Available September 2007
Sal Severe, Ph.D.
HOW TO BEHAVE SO
YOUr CHILdrEn WILL, TOO!
“Wonderful. Not only does it contain a wealth
of very sensible and realistic information about
parenting but, Dr. Severe’s respect for children
and parents is apparent on every page.”—Robert
Brooks, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School.
Penguin 288 pp. 978-0-14-100193-7 $14.00
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