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0099447657
Paperback:The sprog owner's manual:2005
Author: Cole, Babette
Year: 2005
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Red Fox
Resource type: Physical
Note: Humorous look at how to look after a child and how they function physically and mentally Picture Book Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6 For children
40p ; 27.9x25cm (Stitched)
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0752837575
Paperback:Miscarriage, what every woman needs to know:2001:Rev. ed
Author: Regan, Lesley
Year: 2001
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Rev. ed
Publisher: Orion
Resource type: Physical
Note: In this text, Professor Lesley Regan deals with the physical and emotional aspects of miscarriage with compassion and balance, providing sensitive answers to the most commonly asked questions. It includes information on support and counselling. General adult
xiv, 318p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1526305712
Hardback:Dot.common sense, how to stay smart and safe online:2018
Author: Hubbard, Ben
Illustrator: Castro, Beatriz
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Society
Media class: Hardback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Wayland
Resource type: Physical
Note: The Internet is fantastic. It's full of amazing things. But there are also potential dangers out there too. Join Olivia and Sam as they discover the wonders of the Internet but learn about how to be safe while they explore. They learn how to keep personal information private, all about viruses, how to be a good digital and much more. Whether you want to use social media safely, use your smartphone or email without downloading something nasty, worried that you might be addicted to gaming or experiencing cyber bullying, this illustrated book is a great guide to what you might encounter online for children aged 7+. 7+. Ages 5 - 12
48 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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0224086359
Hardback:Maths for mums and dads:2010
Author: Eastaway, Robert
Author: Askew, Mike
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Science
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Square Peg
Resource type: Physical
Note: A straightforward and pain-free book on basic maths for grown-ups. Say goodbye to tense and frustrating homework sessions with your children. General adult
367 p., ill. ; 21 cm (hbk)
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1408131390
Paperback:Parent's survival guide to starting secondary school, ease the transition for you and your child!:2011
Author: Potter, Molly
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: A. & C. Black
Resource type: Physical
Note: Molly Potter addresses the perennial problem of how to prepare your child for secondary school. The guide starts with the thorny issue of choosing the 'right' school, outlines what to expect, explores all the common fears and anxieties that secondary transfer can cause and gives practical advice to help support your child. General adult
96 p., ill. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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1409155013
Paperback:Get a life, his & hers survival guide to IVF:2015
Author: Mackney, Richard
Author: Bray, Rosie
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Orion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Richard and Rosie started trying to conceive after five years of being together but, two and a half years and countless prenatal vitamins and ovulation kits later, there hadn't been even a phantom pregnancy. So began their adventure into IVF, via blood tests, sperm tests, injections and probes, becoming involuntary experts on embryology through failure, despiar, persistence and success. After 4 years, 3 different clinics, 2 positive pregnancy tests and 1 miscarriage, they finally had a successful pregnancy. This is the perfect down-to-earth guide for anyone thinking of embarking on fertility treatment. It's two books in one, a book of advice for women and a survival guide for men, each chapter mirrored but with very different experience and advice. General adult
304 pages ; 24 cm (pbk)
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0091924138
Paperback:Top tips for starting school:2008
Author: Likierman, Helen
Author: Muter, Valerie
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Starting school can be an anxious time for many children, but there are simple steps you can take to prepare your pre-school child. Written by experts, this book will help you to: encourage your child to develop good social skills, improve your child's use of language, & develop preparatory reading, number & writing skills. General adult
vii, 183 p., ill. ; 15 cm (pbk)
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0091929512
Paperback:How to raise a happy toddler, a parent's guide to safe and secure toddlerhood:2011
Author: Hall, Tizzie
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Tizzie Hall is an international bestselling childcare author who has been working with babies and parents for over 18 years. The tried and tested information in this book will help you to deal with the inevitable challenges that come as your baby becomes a toddler. General adult
xiv, 285 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1408159880
Paperback:A parent's survival guide to starting school, help your child sail through to big school!:2012
Author: Beeley, Kirstine
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
Note: Aimed at helping parents prepare their child for the huge milestone of starting 'big school', this practical, jargon-free guide includes lots of ideas on supporting learning in the early years as well as vital information on the process of choosing a school and then handy tips on how to make sure your child settles in. General adult
80 p., col. ill. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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1905410875
Paperback:Starting school:2011
Author: Ebner, Sarah
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: White Ladder
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is a dedicated guide for parents sending their children to school for the first time. From choosing the right school and preparing for their first day, to navigating school cliques, helping with homework and dealing with teachers and other parents, this guide helps parents and their children survive the school system unscathed. General adult
1. - v. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0755361024
Paperback:Getting ready to start school:2010
Author: Pereira, Hilary
Author: Smith, Hollie
Author: Netmums, Organization
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Headline
Resource type: Physical
Note: This guide covers everything from choosing and applying for primary schools, to preparing your child in order to make their transition as smooth as possible, to what to expect once they get there. With input from teachers, the book includes details of what you can expect educationally and socially for your child. General adult
xii, 208 p. ; 24 cm (pbk)
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1845297253
Paperback:Your defiant teen, 10 steps to resolve conflict and rebuild your relationship:2008
Author: Barkley, Russell A.
Author: Robin, Arthur L.
Author: Benton, Christine M.
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Robinson
Resource type: Physical
Note: Psychologists Russell A. Barkley and Arthur L. Robin have created a clinically-proven self-help programme that parents of 'problem teenagers' can use to restore order and rebuild trust. Their book lists ten steps that focus on co-operative problem solving and mutual respect. General adult
x, 325 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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1849057389
Paperback:How to parent your anxious toddler:2015
Author: Daniels, Natasha
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title provides everything you need to know about how to parent an anxious toddler and provide them with the life skills and coping mechanisms to help them thrive as they develop. Bath time, bedtime, mealtime, and playtime are all covered in detailed chapters which explain common misunderstandings. General adult
224 pages ; 24 cm (pbk)
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009194015X
Paperback:The parent's toolkit, simple & effective ways to help your child be their best:2012
Author: Richards, Naomi
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Naomi Richards shares the key life tools she uses and teaches so that you can help your child successfully navigate childhood challenges and grow up into a happy, confident and resilient young adult. General adult
278 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1853408573
Paperback:How to talk so teens will listen & listen so teens will talk:2006
Author: Faber, Adele
Author: Mazlish, Elaine
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Piccadilly
Resource type: Physical
Note: Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish examine the inevitable stresses faced by parents of teenagers. Through role play and discussion, they show how to keep communication open with rebellious offspring, how to let go gracefully and yet retain respect and some degree of co-operation throughout these difficult years.
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1785923250
Paperback:The simple guide to raising sensitive boys, how to nurture children and avoid trauma:2018
Author: Thierry, Betsy de
Illustrator: Reeves, Emma
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: This text simply shows adults how to understand and care for sensitive boys who don't conform to male stereotypes such as 'boys don't cry'. Explaining how to improve children's wellbeing by encouraging them to embrace their individuality, it gives down-to-earth advice on how to help sensitive boys grow up happy and confident. General adult
102 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0007161743
Paperback:The complete secrets of happy children, a guide for parents:2003
Author: Biddulph, Steve
Year: 2003
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Thorsons
Resource type: Physical
Note: Child psychologist Steve Biddulph tells parents everything they need to know about raising happy, healthy, confident children from babyhood to teens. This book shows parents how to be true to themselves while also bringing up secure children who feel loved, with self-esteem and responsibility.
352p, ill. ; 220mm (pbk)
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0091940044
Paperback:Parenting made easy, how to raise happy children:2012
Author: Atkins, Sue
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: In this practical guide the author shares her positive methods to help you parent with confidence and raise happy, motivated and well-behaved kids. General adult
x, 244 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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