Millions of families are affected by eating disorders, which usually strike young women between the ages of fourteen and twenty. But current medical practice ties these families' hands when it comes to helping their children recover. Conventional medical wisdom dictates separating the patient from the family and insists that ... read more
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Harriet Brown is an American journalist, and in Brave Girl Eating tells the story of her own da... read more
When Alice was nine years old, she and her father - a beloved school librarian - made a promise to read aloud together for 100 consecutive nights. Upon reaching their goal, they celebrated over pancakes, but it was clear that neither wanted to let go of what had become their reading ritual. They decided to continue what becam... read more
Learn how to communicate with your pre-verbal baby using Australian Baby Sign Language. The use of simple sign language can help babies communicate what they want and need before they can speak! The cards contain a selection of words relating to common objects, actions, animals and emotions.
Finding the best apps for your kids in the App Store? Easy.
With over a half-million apps in the App Store and that number growing, how do you find good apps for your children? With iPad Apps For Kids For Dummies, that's how. This great new guide cuts through the clutter and points parents in the direction of the best... read more
It's easy to bring the incredible iPad experience to your classroom today!
The iPad is natural fit for education in the 21st century, and this straightforward, full-color guide shows you just how to deploy it effectively in your educational institution. What is the best way to purchase iPads in quantity for your organ... read more
Babies’ first foods lay the foundations of future eating habits, so a healthy start can establish healthy patterns for a lifetime. Beginning with the first tastes of solid food at around six months old, Feeding Little Tummies includes dozens of healthy, easy recipes that will inspire New Zealand parents, grandparents a... read more
Nicola Galloway deserves major kudos for her fantastic cookbook, Feeding Little Tummies. I've been using it for my one year old for several months now and we've hit gold with every recipe and idea. The recipes are simple to make, with easy to find ingredients and are adaptable for seasonal usage. I also appreciate the researc... read more
Qualified nurse, personal trainer, fitness instructor, massage therapist and mother of two, Rachel Tomkinson, has spent the past four years researching ways to prevent her youngest daughter from suffering the severe eczema and 24 food allergies she was diagnosed with. Her investigation has brought to the fore that real food p... read more
202 Incredible Things to Make and Do on the Weekend delivers exactly what the title suggests: over 200 fun and creative projects and activities. The entries range in difficulty and complexity, and will fill anything from a wet afternoon to a whole weekend. Full of classic projects and traditional crafts, it makes an ideal gif... read more
America has long compared its students to top-performing kids of other nations. But how do the world's education superpowers look through the eyes of an American high school student? Author Amanda Ripley follows three teenagers who chose to spend one school year living and learning in Finland, South Korea, and Poland. Through... read more
Understanding the Family Court what lawyers would tell you, if they had the time and you had the money is a jargon-free book that clearly sets out how the Family Court works and the law is applied. Knowledge is not only power but saves you money. Obtain an understanding of the operation of the Family Court and the relevan... read more
Jet and Tui are friends. They both have a secret problem with bedwetting Their story will help children who wet the bed to see that they are not the only ones, and that with a little help one day their secret too will be a thing of the past. A comprehensive section at the back of the book provides information and practic... read more
|Author:||Robert T. Kiyosaki|
For years, Robert Kiyosaki has been a passionate advocate for financial education and frustrated by the lack of financial education in schools. In his latest book, the bestselling author of "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" encourages parents to look beyond the system and refuse to allow their children to be labelled or limited. Kiyosaki ... read more
Like most people, you probably want to consider names for your new baby sooner rather than later. Scrolling through the possibilities is, after all, one of the upsides of pregnancy - no weight gain, bouts of nausea, leg cramps, or nana pants involved. Hey, You is a must-have manual for naming your newborn that takes a humorou... read more
...Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last. - Charles Dickens What can compare to the miracle of birth? This beautiful collection of heartwarming quotes is the perfect gift for anyone welcoming a new baby into the world.
n his bestselling book Raising Competent Children Juul talks about embracing a new set of values, based on the assumption that families must be built not on authoritarian force or democratic tyranny, but on dignity and reciprocity between parent and child. Children are competent to express their feelings from birth, and they ... read more
You were there, so sweet so small. The dearest baby of them all. With a delightful story running throughout, and space for thoughts and feelings as well as photos and mementos, this beautiful Baby Book is the ideal way to record your most precious memories during pregnancy and the birth of your child. Includes a large pocket... read more
|Author:||Dr. Sara Weeks|
Postnatal depression (PND) affects 10 to 20 per cent of new mothers in New Zealand and can persist for months - even years - if not detected and treated. Yet many women suffer in silence. In Mothers Cry Too, New Zealand psychiatrist Dr Sara Weeks, a leading expert in the field of maternal health, describes the many conditions... read more
"All Dogs Have ADHD" takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognisable to those who are familiar with ADHD. Following the style of the award-winning "All Cats Have Asperger... read more
The Good Man Project, a major study in 24 boys' schools around New Zealand, aimed to discover how best to help boys become men.
Celia Lashlie's involvement with the research, and her work in prisons and parenting, enable her to offer more of the razor-sharp insights and no-nonsense suggestions we have come to expect fro... read more
|Author:||Brian A. Klems|
Rules for Raising Little Girls "As the father of a daughter, I wish I'd read this very funny book sooner, if only to know that it's OK for a grown man to wear a tutu." --Dave Barry "Required reading for any parent who doesn't know pants from leggings." --Dan Zevin, author of Dan Gets a Minivan: Life at the Intersection of Dud... read more