Parenting Books

The following list of parenting books was first compiled by summer student, Paige Mason in July of 2017.


082- In Celebrating Babies- Carol Tannenhauser, Cheryl Moch

092- Drugs: What Your Kid Should Know- K. Wayne Hindmarsh

155.2- The Trellis and the Seed- Jan Karon

155.2-An Island Adventure- John Etall Eickermeyer

155.4- The Shy Child- Philip G. Zimbardo

155.93- My Mom is Dying: A Child’s Diary- Jill Westberg McNamara

158- Getting To Yes- Roger Fisher, William Ury

158- What Your Mother Didn’t Tell You & Your Father Didn’t Know- John Gray

158- The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens- Sean Covey

158- Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul-  Jack Canfield

158- Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul- Jack Canfield

158- Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul 2- Jack Canfield

158- Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul 3- Jack Canfield

158.08- The 7 Habits of Happy Kids- Sean Covey

158.1- Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: For Teens – Richard Carlson

158.1- Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff With Your Family- Richard Carlson

158.1- The Now Habit- Neil Fiore

158.2- Family Communication- Sven Wahlroos

158.2- Difficult Conversations- Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, Sheila Heen

177.3- Lies Deception and Truth- Ann E. Weiss

181- Itsy Bitsy Yoga for Toddlers and Preschoolers- Helen Garabedian

220.9- Classic Bible Stories- Lise Caldwell

248.8- Today I Feel Shy- William L. Coleman

248.8-Stuff Girls Gotta Know- Andrea Stephens 

248.8The Christian Mom’s Answer Book- Mike Yorkey, Sandra P. Aldrich

249- Parenting in the Pew- Robbie Castleman

305.2- The Happiest Baby on the Block- Harvey Karp

305.2- Having a Baby, Naturally- Peggy O’Mara

305.23- The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make- Sean Covey

305.23- The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make: Workbook- Sean Covey

305.23- Canada’s Baby Care Book- Dr. Jeremy Friedman, Dr. Norman Saunders

305.23- A Smart Girls Guide To Boys-Nancy Holyoke 

305.23- Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls- Mary Pipher

305.9- On the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Children- Tracy L. Cross

306.87- Newborn Death- Marvin & Joy Johnson

306.87- The Girlfriends’ Guide to Surviving the First Year of Motherhood- Vicki Iovine

306.87- Babysitters Don’t Live Next to Highways- Ken Ross

362.2- An Adult Child’s Guide to What’s “Normal”- John & Linda Friel

362.4- My Journey With Jake- Miriam Edelson

370.15- A Mind at a Time- Mel Levine

370.15- Why Children Underachieve and What to do About it- Harvey Mandel & Sander Marcus

370.97- Schools Out- Andrew Nikiforuk

371.1- How to Help Your Children Succeed in School- Reynold Bean

371.3- Get ‘Em Talking- Mike Yaconelli & Scott Koenigsaecker

371.62- Parents’ Most Asked Questions About Kids and Schools- Cliff Schimels

371.9- Genius Denied- Jan & Bob Davidson

371.91- The Gift of Dyslexia- Ronald D. Davis

372.2- When You go to Kindergarten- James Howe

372.21- Miseducation- David Elkind

372.4- Read Right!- Dee Tadlock, Rhonda Stone

372.5- Art & Craft Activities- Rita Hoppert

372.5- Do Touch- Labritta Gilbert

372.5- The Preschoolers Busy Book- Trish Kuffner

372.6-Whole Language- Judith Newman

372.6- The Structure of Magic 2- John Grinder & Richard Bandler

372.67- Reading Magic- Mem Fox

373.18- A Smart Girls Guide To Friendship Troubles- Patti Kelley Chriswell 

390- Miss Manners- Judith Martin

612.6- Life Before Birth- Stephen Parker

612.64- Your Pregnancy Week by Week- Glade Curtis and Judith Schuler

613.2- The Healthy Pregnancy Cookbook- Jane Middleton and George Rapitis

613.9- What’s Happening to my Body? Book for Boys- Linda Madaras

613.9- What’s Happening to my Body? Book for Girls- Linda Madaras

614.4- Your Child’s Best Shot- Ronald Gold

616.8- Frogs into Princes- Richard Bandler and John Grinder

616.8- Ritalin Free Kids- Judyth and Robert Ullman

616.85- Suicide of a Child- Marvin & Joy Johnson 

618.2- Parents’ Handbook of Pregnancy and Baby Care- Baby’s Best Chance

618.2- What to Eat When You’re Expecting- Arlene Eisenburg, Heidi Murkoff and Sandee Hathaway

618.2- Raising Baby Green- Alan Greene

618.2- The Girlfriend’s Guide To Pregnancy- Vicki Iovine

618.2- Your 2nd Pregnancy- Katie Tamony

618.39- Miscarriage- Joy and Marvin Johnson

618.92- Guide to Your Child’s Symptoms- Donald Schiff, Steven P. Shelov

618.92- Your Premature Baby- Nikki Bradford

618.92- Freeing Your Child From Anxiety- Tamar E. Chansky

646.7- Simplify Your Life With Kids- Elaine St. James

649- Awakening Your Child’s Natural Genius- Thomas Armstrong

649- The Preschool Years- Holly Bennett and Teresa Pitman

649- Common Sense Parenting- Ray Burke, Ron Herron and Bridget Barnes

649- The A-Z Guide to Raising Happy, Confident Kids- Dr. Jenn Berman

649- Mom to Mom- Gloria G. Adler

649- Raising a Son- Don & Jeanne Elium

649- The First Three Years of Life- Burton L. White

649- It Takes Two to Talk- Jan Pepper and Elaine Weitzman

649- Hold on to Your Kids- Gordon Neufeld and Gabor Mate

649.1- Toddler Taming- Dr. Christopher Green  

649.1- How to Behave so Your Preschooler Will, Tool! - Sal Severe

649.1- The Explosive Child- Ross W. Greene

649.1- Between Parent and Child- Dr. Haim G. Ginott

649.1- Children Learn What They Live- Dorothy Law Nolte and Rachel Harris

649.1- Raising Confident Girls- Elizabeth Hartley- Brewer

649.1- The Expectant Father- Armin A. Brott and Jennifer Ash

649.1- Relational Parenting- Ross Campbell

649.1- “Better Safe Than Sorry” Child Safety Journal- NB/P.E.I Government

649.1- You Make the Difference- Ayala Manolson, Barb Ward and Nancy Dodington

649.1- The Girlfriends’ Guide to Toddlers- Vicki Iovine

649.1- Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler, and Preschooler- Ann Douglas

649.12- Building Your Baby’s Brain- Dianne Trister Dodge and Cate Heroman

649.12- The Baby Nurse Bible- Carole Kramer Arsenault

649.12- The Incredible Years- Carolyn Webster- Stratton

649.12- What To Expect The Toddler Years- Arlene Eisenburg 

649.122- What to Expect the First Year- Arlene Eisenburg, Heidi Murkoff and Sandee Hathaway

649.33- Breast- Feeding Today- Candace Woessner, Judith Lauwers and Barbara Bernard

649.57- Moving and Growing- Dr. Marlene Dalley

649.58- Born to Read- Ben Wicks

649.6- Parent’s Guide to Tantrums- Joni Levine

649.6- Now I Know Why Tigers Eat Their Young- Dr. Peter Marshall

649.6- Kids Are Worth it! – Barbra Coloroso

649.6- Growing up Feeling Good- Ellen Rosenberg

649.8- The New Father- Armin A. Brott

764- Family Fun Night- Cynthia L. Copeland

929.4- 100,000+ Baby Names- Bruce Lansky

JF- Girls Who Grew Up Great- Gwendolyn Gray 

JF- The Girls Guide To Loving Yourself- Diane Mastromarin