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Positive Discipline for Teenagers, Revised 2nd Edition
Positive Discipline for Teenagers, Revised 2nd Edition
Written by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Lynn Lott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307758958
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Positive Discipline for Teenagers, Revised 2nd Edition
Empowering Your Teens and Yourself Through Kind and Firm Parenting
Written by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Lynn Lott


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 29, 2010
Price: $14.99

Positive Parenting for Those Important Teen Years
Adolescence is often a time of great stress and turmoil—not only for kids going through it, but for you, their parents as well. During the teen years, kids aggressively begin to explore a new sense of freedom, which often leads to feelings of resentment and... Read more >
The Launching Years
The Launching Years
Written by Laura Kastner and Jennifer Wyatt
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ISBN: 9780307434364
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The Launching Years
Strategies for Parenting from Senior Year to College Life
Written by Laura Kastner and Jennifer Wyatt


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

Launching a child from home is second only to child-birth in its impact on a family. Parents can end up reeling with the empty-nest blues, while teens find their powers of self-reliance stretched to the breaking point. During the time of upheaval that begins senior year of high school with the... Read more >
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Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Escaping the Endless Adolescence
Written by Joseph Allen and Claudia Worrell Allen
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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
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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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Queen Bees and Wannabes
Queen Bees and Wannabes
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
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ISBN: 9780307459978
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Queen Bees and Wannabes
Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $12.99

“My daughter used to be so wonderful. Now I can barely stand her and she won’t tell me anything. How can I find out what’s going on?”

“There’s a clique in my daughter’s grade that’s making her life miserable. She doesn’t want to go to school anymore. Her own supposed friends are... Read more >
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Queen Bees and Wannabes
Queen Bees and Wannabes
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
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ISBN: 9780307454447
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Queen Bees and Wannabes
Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $16.00

When Rosalind Wiseman first published Queen Bees & Wannabes, she fundamentally changed the way adults look at girls’ friendships and conflicts–from how they choose their best friends, how they express their anger, their boundaries with boys, and their relationships with parents. Wiseman showed how girls of every background are profoundly influenced... Read more >
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The Rollercoaster Years
The Rollercoaster Years
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese
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ISBN: 9780307568175
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The Rollercoaster Years

Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $13.99

For the 20 million parents of 10- to 15-year-olds, The Roller-Coaster Years is a lively guide to mastering the ups and downs of early adolescence. Every parent knows about the terrible twos and the brooding teens, but few have anticipated the wild ride of these magical yet maddening years that can... Read more >
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What Are You Doing in There?
What Are You Doing in There?
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese
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ISBN: 9780307480767
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What Are You Doing in There?
Balancing Your Need to Know With Your Adolsecent's Need to Grow
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

The "middler years," ages ten through fifteen, have always been characterized by an urge for independence and secrecy from parents. But these days, that secrecy can lead to more danger than ever before. Tackling the frustrations and fears of parenting in a world where cyber predators make headlines every day and... Read more >
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7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
Written by Jenifer Lippincott and Robin M. Deutsch, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9780307490759
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7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
And How to Talk About Them Anyway
Written by Jenifer Lippincott and Robin M. Deutsch, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

REVISED AND UPDATED 2011 EDITION

The essence of adolescence hasn't changed since this book was first published in 2005. Their brains haven't skipped a growth spurt; their search for identity hasn't been called off or even detoured; they haven't forgotten how to speak with the ease of attitude. And yet, fingers fly...

Read more >
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The Teenage Body Book
The Teenage Body Book
Written by Kathy McCoy, PhD and Charles Wibbelsman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578262779
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The Teenage Body Book
A New Edition for a New Generation
Written by Kathy McCoy, PhD and Charles Wibbelsman


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $19.95

Winner of the American Library Association's Best Book for Young Adults Award.

From acne to emotions, healthy eating to stress-prevention, the teenage years are absolutely full of new challenges for young people; but help does exist, if you know where to look.

The Teenage Body Book
by Kathy McCoy, PhD and Charles... Read more >
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365 Manners Kids Should Know
365 Manners Kids Should Know
Written by Sheryl Eberly
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ISBN: 9780307419613
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365 Manners Kids Should Know
Games, Activities, and Other Fun Ways to Help Children Learn Etiquette
Written by Sheryl Eberly


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

If you’ve ever cringed at the sight of your ten-year-old waltzing through the neighbor’s front door without an invitation, or struggled to teach your teenager proper “netiquette” for navigating the complicated world of social networks, you know the importance of teaching kids that manners matter.
 
Sheryl Eberly’s bestselling 365... Read more >
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Boy Crazy!
Boy Crazy!
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese
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ISBN: 9780307418869
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Boy Crazy!
Keeping our Daughter's Feet on the Ground When Her Head is in the Clouds
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $2.99

Your little girl used to play with Barbie.
Now she dresses like her.


The course of teen love never did run smooth, but these days it seems bumpier than ever. Children are growing up faster and pushing the boundaries of sexuality earlier, as well as facing new kinds of pressures most parents have... Read more >
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The Primal Teen
The Primal Teen
Written by Barbara Strauch
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ISBN: 9780307429223
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The Primal Teen
What the New Discoveries about the Teenage Brain Tell Us about Our Kids
Written by Barbara Strauch


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

For anyone who has ever puzzled over the mysterious and often infuriating behavior of a teenager comes a groundbreaking look at the teenage brain written by the medical science and health editor for The New York Times. While many members of the scientific community have long held that the growing pains... Read more >
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When No One Understands
When No One Understands
Written by Brad Sachs
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ISBN: 9781590304075
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When No One Understands
Letters to a Teenager on Life, Loss, and the Hard Road to Adulthood
Written by Brad Sachs


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $14.00

<p class="MsoNormal">When Amanda first came to Dr. Sachs for treatment, she had attempted suicide more than once. Withdrawn and cynical, she refused to speak during her therapy sessions. Determined to connect, Dr. Sachs tried something unconventional: he wrote letters to Amanda between sessions and invited her to write back, thinking she... Read more >
Boy Crazy!
Boy Crazy!
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919760
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Boy Crazy!
Keeping our Daughter's Feet on the Ground When Her Head is in the Clouds
Written by Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $19.00

The course of teen love never did run smooth, but these days it seems bumpier than ever. Children are growing up faster and pushing the boundaries of sexuality earlier, as well as facing new kinds of pressures most parents have never even dreamed of.

You cannot shut down your daughter's hormones... Read more >
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Raising Girls
Raising Girls
Written by Gisela Preuschoff
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ISBN: 9781587612558
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Raising Girls
Why Girls Are Different--and How to Help Them Grow up Happy and Strong
Written by Gisela Preuschoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2006
Price: $12.95

Daughters face unique developmental challenges that parents must understand to help their girls mature and thrive in today's world. RAISING GIRLS provides parents with concrete guidelines, delivered in a distilled and easy-to-read style, for approaching their daughters' upbringing. Author, psychologist, and family therapist Gisela Preuschoff contributes her own trials and errors... Read more >
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7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
Written by Jenifer Lippincott and Robin M. Deutsch, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969597
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7 Things Your Teenager Won't Tell You
And How to Talk About Them Anyway
Written by Jenifer Lippincott and Robin M. Deutsch, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2005
Price: $15.00

REVISED AND UPDATED 2011 EDITION

The essence of adolescence hasn't changed since this book was first published in 2005. Their brains haven't skipped a growth spurt; their search for identity hasn't been called off or even detoured; they haven't forgotten how to speak with the ease of attitude. And yet, fingers fly...

Read more >
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The Primal Teen
The Primal Teen
Written by Barbara Strauch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385721608
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The Primal Teen
What the New Discoveries about the Teenage Brain Tell Us about Our Kids
Written by Barbara Strauch


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2004
Price: $15.95

For anyone who has ever puzzled over the mysterious and often infuriating behavior of a teenager comes a groundbreaking look at the teenage brain written by the medical science and health editor for The New York Times. While many members of the scientific community have long held that the growing pains... Read more >
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Not Much Just Chillin'
Not Much Just Chillin'
Written by Linda Perlstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345475763
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Not Much Just Chillin'
The Hidden Lives of Middle Schoolers
Written by Linda Perlstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2004
Price: $16.00

Suddenly they go from striving for A’s to barely passing, from fretting about cooties to obsessing for hours about crushes. Former chatterboxes answer in monosyllables; freethinkers mimic everything from clothes to opinions. Their bodies and psyches morph through the most radical changes since infancy. They are kids in the middle-school years... Read more >
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