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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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0241975395
Paperback:What every parent needs to know, how to help your child get the most out of primary school:2017:Revised edition
Author: Young, Toby
Author: Thomas, Miranda, (Physics teacher)
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Revised edition
Publisher: Penguin Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: London: Viking, 2014 Published outside the British Isles Struggling with the mysteries of phonics? Trying to get to grips with fractions for your five year old? Baffling curriculums and teacher terminology can often leave children - and parents - perplexed. This book puts all your worries at bay by providing a step-by-step approach to each subject in your child's education. General adult
xxix, 486 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0241333393
Hardback:Your pregnancy week by week, what to expect from conception to birth:2019:4th edition
Author: Regan, Lesley
Year: 2019
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Hardback
Edition: 4th edition
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: 2013 Understand what is happening to you and your developing baby from the moment of conception to giving birth, to the first six weeks with your newborn baby, with this in-depth week-by-week guide to pregnancy. Based on up-to-date research and full of detailed scans and images, 'Your Pregnancy Week by Week' shows you your baby's remarkable development in the womb. Perfect for first-time mums, the book guides you through the physical and emotional changes you will experience, and through every aspect of your antenatal and postnatal care from the first signs of pregnancy to breastfeeding and beyond. General adult
448 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm (hbk)
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1473622751
Paperback:Calmer, easier, happier screen time, for parents of toddlers to teens, a guide to getting back in charge of technology:2016
Author: Janis-Norton, Noël
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Yellow Kite
Resource type: Physical
Note: Do you constantly find yourself battling to stop your kids spending hours in front of a screen? Whether it's a TV, an iPad, a pc or a Playstation children are spending more and more time absorbed in the digital world and for most parents it's a cause for concern. The most frequent question parenting expert Noël Janis Norton is asked by desperate parents is how to limit and manage screen time. Parents know their children became aggressive and stressed after prolonged time on an electronic device, and they know that it limits their child's willingness to do other activities, yet they are at a loss of what to do about it. In 'Calmer Easier Happier Screen Time', Noël adapts her proven parenting strategies to this most complex of areas. General adult
xiv, 257 pages ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0008146799
Paperback:10 things girls need most, a raising girls interactive book:2017
Author: Biddulph, Steve
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HarperThorsons
Resource type: Physical
Note: In answer to the crisis in girls' mental health, parenting guru Steve Biddulph provides an interactive learning guide rich in content and interactive elements to help parents be prepared and self-aware in providing for their daughters. General adult
208 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm (pbk)
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1409175685
Paperback:Miscarriage, what every woman needs to know, a positive new approach:2018:Revised and updated edition
Author: Regan, Lesley
Year: 2018
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Revised and updated edition
Publisher: Orion Spring
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: London: Orion, 2001 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. General adult
xviii, 349 pages ; 24 cm (pbk)
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1444753479
Paperback:Calmer, easier, happier boys:2016
Author: Janis-Norton, Noël
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Yellow Kite
Resource type: Physical
Note: "For parents of boys ages 3-13"--Back cover Parenting expert Noël Janis-Norton gives you simple strategies for the unique challenges of raising motivated, cooperative and confident boys. General adult
xii, 385 pages ; 20 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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1444753452
Paperback:Calmer, easier, happier boys:2015
Author: Janis-Norton, Noël
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Yellow Kite
Resource type: Physical
Note: "For parents of boys ages 3-13." Parenting expert Noël Janis-Norton gives you simple strategies for the unique challenges of raising motivated, cooperative and confident boys. General adult
xii, 386 pages ; 22 cm (pbk)
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147362276X
Paperback:Calmer, easier, happier screen time, for parents of toddlers to teens, a guide to getting back in charge of technology:2017
Author: Janis-Norton, Noël
Year: 2017
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Yellow Kite
Resource type: Physical
Note: Do you constantly find yourself battling to stop your kids spending hours in front of a screen? Whether it's a TV, an iPad, a pc or a Playstation children are spending more and more time absorbed in the digital world and for most parents it's a cause for concern. The most frequent question parenting expert Noël Janis Norton is asked by desperate parents is how to limit and manage screen time. Parents know their children became aggressive and stressed after prolonged time on an electronic device, and they know that it limits their child's willingness to do other activities, yet they are at a loss of what to do about it. In 'Calmer, Easier, Happier Screen Time', Noël adapts her proven parenting strategies to this most complex of areas. General adult
xiv, 257 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1785040324
Paperback:Sex, likes and social media, talking to our teens in the digital age:2016
Author: Havey, Allison
Author: Puccio, Deana
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Today's teenagers are the first generation to go through adolescence online. The internet, social media and free online pornography have dramatically altered how young people interact with each other and learn about sex, yet parents have been offered little information about the new dating landscape. This book aims to fill that gap. Through their professional work with young people, their parents and teachers - and their experiences with their own children - authors Deana Puccio and Allison Havey know what makes today's teenagers tick. In this book, they share their experience and show you how to have positive, meaningful conversations with your teenage children around sex, social media, pornography, body image, consent and safety. General adult
viii, 216 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0091954738
Paperback:Teenagers translated, how to raise happy teens:2014
Author: Downshire, Janey
Author: Grew, Naella
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: The teenage years are acknowledged to be the most testing stage of parenting - when well-mannered and obedient children can transform into rude and rebellious teens. However, parenting a teen doesn't have to be a battle, and counsellors Janey Downshire and Naella Grew have developed a programme to help parents get the best out of the teenage years. Their approach is positive and straightforward, providing simple strategies for nurturing better behaviour and providing a happy, supportive home environment. The book will tackle: How to help teens feel supported and secure; strategies for improving communication; dealing with digital technology and media influences; and much more. General adult
234 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0091954886
Paperback:Keep calm, the new mum's manual, trust yourself and enjoy your baby:2014
Author: Cannon, Ellie
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title, with an introduction by Jools Oliver, is the perfect antidote to inflexible, guilt-inducing parenting guides as well as competitive mums. Turning the tables on the encyclopaedic manuals to parenthood and their conflicting advice, GP and mum-of-two Dr Ellie will empower you to relax, trust your instincts and enjoy your new baby. General adult
xv, 240 pages ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0241250994
Hardback:The book you wish your parents had read (and your children will be glad that you did):2019
Author: Perry, Philippa
Year: 2019
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Hardback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Penguin Life
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles The most influential relationships are between parents and children. Yet for so many families, these relationships go can wrong and it may be difficult to get back on track. In this book, renowned psychotherapist Philippa Perry shows how strong and loving bonds are made with your children and how such attachments give a better chance of good mental health, in childhood and beyond. General adult
251 pages ; 21 cm (hbk)
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