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Shocked
Shocked
Written by Patricia Volk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803429
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Shocked
My Mother, Schiaparelli, and Me
Written by Patricia Volk


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

An NPR Best Book of the Year
Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year


How does a girl fashion herself into a woman? In this richly illustrated memoir, writer Patricia Volk juxtaposes her two childhood idols to find her answer. Her mother, Audrey, was an upper-middle-class New Yorker and a great beauty—meticulously groomed... Read more >
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The Accordion Family
The Accordion Family
Written by Katherine S. Newman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807007457
Our Price: $18.00
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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $18.00

Why are adults in their twenties and thirties stuck in their parents’ homes in the world’s wealthiest countries?
 
There’s no question that globalization has drastically changed the cultural landscape across the world. The cost of living is rising, and high unemployment rates have created an untenable economic climate that has... Read more >
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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents,and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $25.95

Why are adults in their twenties and thirties boomeranging back to or never leaving their parents' homes in the world's wealthiest countries? Acclaimed sociologist Katherine Newman addresses this phenomenon in this timely and original book that uncovers fascinating links between globalization and the failure-to-launch trend. With over 300 interviews conducted in... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Accordion Family
The Accordion Family
Written by Katherine S. Newman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807007433
Our Price: $25.95
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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $25.95

Why are adults in their twenties and thirties stuck in their parents’ homes in the world’s wealthiest countries?
 
There’s no question that globalization has drastically changed the cultural landscape across the world. The cost of living is rising, and high unemployment rates have created an untenable economic climate that has... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Center of the Universe
The Center of the Universe
Written by Nancy Bachrach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307455413
Our Price: $15.00
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The Center of the Universe
A Memoir
Written by Nancy Bachrach


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $15.00

The story is so improbable, it can only be true:  A brilliant woman with a long history of mental illness—who once proclaimed herself to be "the center of the universe" — is miraculously cured by accidental carbon monoxide poisoning aboard the family boat.  Nancy Bachrach warns readers,  “Don’t try this at home” in... Read more >
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It's Either Her or Me
It's Either Her or Me
Written by Ellie Slott Fisher
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385946
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It's Either Her or Me
A Guide to Help a Mom and Her Daughter-in-Law Get Along
Written by Ellie Slott Fisher


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $15.00

THERE’S NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT—YOU’RE NOT LOSING A SON AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE GAINING A RIVAL.
 
For a mother who’s accustomed to having been number one in her son’s life, the arrival of a girlfriend, fiancée, or wife can be a complicated, confusing, and emotionally challenging event. Likewise, coexisting harmoniously... Read more >
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It's Either Her or Me
It's Either Her or Me
Written by Ellie Slott Fisher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907414
Our Price: $13.99
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It's Either Her or Me
A Guide to Help a Mom and Her Daughter-in-Law Get Along
Written by Ellie Slott Fisher


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $13.99

THERE’S NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT—YOU’RE NOT LOSING A SON AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE GAINING A RIVAL.
 
For a mother who’s accustomed to having been number one in her son’s life, the arrival of a girlfriend, fiancée, or wife can be a complicated, confusing, and emotionally challenging event. Likewise, coexisting harmoniously... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
They're Your Parents, Too!
They're Your Parents, Too!
Written by Francine Russo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907186
Our Price: $14.99
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They're Your Parents, Too!
How Siblings Can Survive Their Parents' Aging Without Driving Each Other Crazy
Written by Francine Russo


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 26, 2010
Price: $14.99

Your parents are growing older and are getting forgetful, starting to slow down, or worse. Suddenly you find yourself at the cusp of one of the most important transitions in your life—and the life of your family. Your parents need you and your siblings to step up and take care of... Read more >
Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Written by Joseph Allen and Claudia Worrell Allen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345516992
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Escaping the Endless Adolescence
How We Can Help Our Teenagers Grow Up Before They Grow Old
Written by Joseph Allen and Claudia Worrell Allen


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $14.99

Do you sometimes wonder how your teen is ever going to survive on his or her own as an adult? Does your high school junior seem oblivious to the challenges that lie ahead? Does your academically successful nineteen-year-old still expect you to “just take care of” even the most basic life... Read more >
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Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Written by Joseph Allen and Claudia Worrell Allen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345507891
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Escaping the Endless Adolescence
How We Can Help Our Teenagers Grow Up Before They Grow Old
Written by Joseph Allen and Claudia Worrell Allen


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $25.00

Do you sometimes wonder how your teen is ever going to survive on his or her own as an adult? Does your high school junior seem oblivious to the challenges that lie ahead? Does your academically successful nineteen-year-old still expect you to “just take care of” even the most basic life... Read more >
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