Books for Parents


Here are some books that may be helpful for parents to read as they negotiate the rewarding and challenging roller coaster of raising children.

General Parenting:

Nurture Shock: New Thinking About Children by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman

The Measure of Our Success by Marion Wright Edelman

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children by Thomas Phelan

Emotionally Intelligent Parenting: How to Raise a Self-Disciplined, Responsible, Socially Skilled Child  by Elias, Tobias and Freidlander

Where Did I Come From? by Peter Mayle and Arthur Robins