New! Parenting Collection

Display of new parenting books

Merrickville Public School and the Parent Advisory Council have donated a collection of parenting books to the Library.

The books in this collection, covering a variety of current topics, are intended as a resource for the whole community.  The School and Council chose to locate the collection at the Library to make them more accessible to parents.

The titles in the collection are:

  • The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy : practical tips for staying safe online  –  Violet Blue
  • The Everything Parent’s Guide to Overcoming Childhood Anxiety : professional advice to help your child feel confident, resilient, and secure  –  Sherianna Boyle
  • Bright Kids Who Can’t Keep Up : help your child overcome slow processing speed and succeed in a fast-paced world  –  Ellen Braaten and Brian Willoughby
  • Just Because It’s Not Wrong Doesn’t Make It Right : from toddlers to teens, teaching kids to think and act ethically   –  Barbara Coloroso
  • iRules : what every tech-healthy family needs to know about selfies, sexting, gaming, and growing up   –  Janell Burley Hofmann
  • School success for Kids with Autism  –  edited by Andrew L. Engel, Katherine Holman and Christine H. Bartold
  • The “Me, Me, Me” Epidemic : a step-by-step guide to raising capable, grateful kids in an over-entitled world  –  Amy McCready
  • Parenting in the Age of Attention Snatchers : a step-by-step guide to balancing your child’s use of technology  –  Lucy Jo Palladino
  • How to Hug a Porcupine : negotiating the prickly points of the tween years  –  Julie A. Ross
  • Parenting with Presence : practices for raising concious, confident, caring kids  –  Susan Stiffelman
  • Boundaries with Teens : when to say yes, how to say no  –  Dr. John Townsend
  • Do I Get My Allowance Before or After I’m Grounded? : stop fighting, start talking, and get to know your teen  –  Vanessa Van Petten
  • Drawing the Line : ten steps to constructive discipline – and achieving a great relationship with your kids  –  Michael J. Weiss and Sheldon H. Wagner

Parenting Collection donation notice

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