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The Write Start
The Write Start
Written by Jennifer Hallissy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308370
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The Write Start
A Guide to Nurturing Writing at Every Stage, from Scribbling to Forming Letters and Writing Stories
Written by Jennifer Hallissy


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $17.95

How do you raise children who love to write? Jennifer Hallissy believes that if you give children a solid foundation of writing basics, they will develop a love of writing that lasts a lifetime. In this book, she shares the secrets for supporting young writers, from the smallest of scribblers to... Read more >
Grace Before Meals
Grace Before Meals
Written by Father Leo Patalinghug
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307717214
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Grace Before Meals
Recipes and Inspiration for Family Meals and Family Life
Written by Father Leo Patalinghug


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $17.00

With just a few ingredients and a few hours of time, your kitchen can become the perfect setting not only for a delicious meal but for experiencing the greatest blessings in life.
 
In Grace Before Meals: Recipes and Inspiration for Family Meals and Family Life, Father Leo Patalinghug (yes, the same Father... Read more >
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Grace Before Meals
Grace Before Meals
Written by Father Leo Patalinghug
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307717221
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Grace Before Meals
Recipes and Inspiration for Family Meals and Family Life
Written by Father Leo Patalinghug


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $14.99

With just a few ingredients and a few hours of time, your kitchen can become the perfect setting not only for a delicious meal but for experiencing the greatest blessings in life.
 
In Grace Before Meals: Recipes and Inspiration for Family Meals and Family Life, Father Leo Patalinghug (yes, the same Father... Read more >
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The Green Hour
The Green Hour
Written by Todd Christopher
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307564
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The Green Hour
A Daily Dose of Nature for Happier, Healthier, Smarter Kids
Written by Todd Christopher


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $17.95

The National Wildlife Federation, on its website GreenHour.org, recommends that parents give their kids a “Green Hour” every day—a time for unstructured play and interaction with the natural world. Whether in the backyard, the local park, or a green space farther afield, time spent outdoors is essential to the healthy development... Read more >
Catch a Fish, Throw a Ball, Fly a Kite
Catch a Fish, Throw a Ball, Fly a Kite
Written by Jeffrey Lee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307516954
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Catch a Fish, Throw a Ball, Fly a Kite
21 Timeless Skills Every Child Should Know (and Any Parent Can Teach!)
Written by Jeffrey Lee


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

Knowing how to fold a paper airplane can make you a better parent!

Well, maybe not better, but you’ll certainly have more fun with your children, who understandably assume that you know how to do just about everything. If they only knew!

Catch a Fish, Throw a Ball, Fly a Kite is... Read more >
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Handmade Home
Handmade Home
Written by Amanda Blake Soule
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305959
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Handmade Home
Simple Ways to Repurpose Old Materials into New Family Treasures
Written by Amanda Blake Soule


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $21.95

For many of us, our home is the center of our life. It is the place where our families meet and mingle, where we share our meals and share our dreams. So much more than just a space to live, our homes offer us a place of comfort, nourishment, and love... Read more >
99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!
99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!
Written by Mack Thomas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307458421
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99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!

Written by Mack Thomas


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $6.99

99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free offers a variety of opportunities to both entertain and educate family members of all ages. The major categories of free activities include “Around Town”, “Just Imagine”, “With Nature”, “Rituals and Routines”, and “Holidays”.

Mack Thomas
, father of five adult children, has written a score... Read more >
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99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!
99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!
Written by Mack Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307458360
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99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free!

Written by Mack Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $6.99

99 Ways to Entertain Your Family for Free offers a variety of opportunities to both entertain and educate family members of all ages. The major categories of free activities include “Around Town”, “Just Imagine”, “With Nature”, “Rituals and Routines”, and “Holidays”.

Mack Thomas
, father of five adult children, has written a score... Read more >
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Let's Go Outside!
Let's Go Outside!
Written by Jennifer Ward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306987
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Let's Go Outside!
Outdoor Activities and Projects to Get You and Your Kids Closer to Nature
Written by Jennifer Ward


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $14.00

Engage your child in outdoor play, nature outings, and environmental explorations. Chase and be chased in a game of capture the flag. Use the power of the sun to craft your own shadow prints. Explore the stars on a late night walk. Create a field guide to your neighborhood.  Through 52... Read more >
The 10 Best of Everything Families
The 10 Best of Everything Families
Written by Susan Magsamen, Foreword by Melina Bellows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426203947
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The 10 Best of Everything Families
An Ultimate Guide for Travelers
Written by Susan Magsamen
Foreword by Melina Bellows


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $21.95

Family trips are the most popular form of leisure travel, and according to recent research, the current trend of multigenerational and family-friendly getaways will continue to grow. To answer the need for an authoritative, creative, and practical travel planner, National Geographic and Susan Magsamen, a leading parenting expert, have joined together... Read more >
Simple Food for Busy Families
Simple Food for Busy Families
Written by Jeannette Bessinger and Tracee Yablon-Brenner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781587613357
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Simple Food for Busy Families
The Whole Life Nutrition Approach
Written by Jeannette Bessinger and Tracee Yablon-Brenner


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2009
Price: $19.99

An easy-to-use guide to nutrition and healthful meal planning for busy parents.

Written by nutrition educators Jeannette Bessinger and Tracee Yablon-Brenner, aka "the Real Food Moms," this one-stop shopping resource and cookbook provides convenient cooking solutions based on fresh, healthful ingredients and sound nutritional science. Filled with quick tips for preparing... Read more >
I Love Dirt!
I Love Dirt!
Written by Jennifer Ward, Illustrated by Susie Ghahremani, Foreword by Richard Louv
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305355
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I Love Dirt!
52 Activities to Help You and Your Kids Discover the Wonders of Nature
Written by Jennifer Ward
Illustrated by Susie Ghahremani
Foreword by Richard Louv


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $14.00

I Love Dirt! presents 52 open-ended activities to help you engage your child in the outdoors. No matter what your location—from a small patch of green in the city to the wide-open meadows of the country—each activity is meant to promote exploration, stimulate imagination, and heighten a child's sense of wonder... Read more >
The Joyous Gift of Grandparenting
The Joyous Gift of Grandparenting
Written by Doug Hewitt and Robin Hewitt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578262670
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The Joyous Gift of Grandparenting
101 Practical Ideas & Meaningful Activities to Share Your Love
Written by Doug Hewitt and Robin Hewitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $16.95

This book is the ideal gift for new grandparents.

Whether they see their grandchildren once a month, once a week, or are their primary caregiver, all grandparents agree: today’s world can be hectic. It’s difficult to plan activities that can nurture their grandchildren and strengthen family bonds while still making those... Read more >
The Creative Family
The Creative Family
Written by Amanda Blake Soule
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304716
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The Creative Family
How to Encourage Imagination and Nurture Family Connections
Written by Amanda Blake Soule


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $18.95

When you learn to awaken your family’s creativity, wonderful things will happen: you’ll make meaningful connections with your children in large and small ways; your children will more often engage in their own creative discoveries; and your family will embrace new ways to relax, play, and grow together. With just the... Read more >
The River Cottage Family Cookbook
The River Cottage Family Cookbook
Written by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Fizz Carr, Photographed by Simon Wheeler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580089258
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The River Cottage Family Cookbook

Written by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Fizz Carr
Photographed by Simon Wheeler


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2008
Price: $32.50

A distinctly educational cooking primer for the whole family with more than 100 recipes that can be made by children.

The latest addition to the best-selling RIVER COTTAGE cookbook series inspires the entire family to venture into the kitchen to prepare delicious, wholesome food together. THE RIVER COTTAGE FAMILY COOKBOOK features a... Read more >
The Family Fitness Fun Book
The Family Fitness Fun Book
Written by Rose R. Kennedy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578261451
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The Family Fitness Fun Book
Healthy Living for the Whole Family
Written by Rose R. Kennedy


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2005
Price: $16.95

Get Fit, Have Fun, and Bring Your Family Together!

Your childhood memories are full of adventure and activities with friends, family, and neighbors, But in this technology-driven world, your children spend more time inside than out. If you’re trying to think of ways to make the outdoors fun again and introduce your... Read more >
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