The Diaper-Free Baby

Imagine infants free from painful diaper rash, new parenthood without thousands of dollars wasted in diapering costs, toilet training that is natural and noncoercive, and, most important, happier babies and parents As Christine Gross-Loh reveals in her progressive, enlightening book, all this is possible and more. Infants are born with the ability to communicate their… Read More »

New York City

Enjoy a collection of photos and contents about New York City, and in particular the borough of Manhattan. With this photo book, you will be able to visit “virtually” the city; it is ideal if you have never been in Manhattan or if you simply like it. You’ll find photos, galleries and other interactive widgets… Read More »

The RVer’s Bible (Revised and Updated)

The Rver’s Bible is the ultimate guide to living and traveling in a recreational vehicle.  From purchasing, maintaining, and driving the rig to navigating the emotional pitfalls of life on the road, this handbook covers all the bases. Now revised and updated, the RVer’s Bible keeps you up-to-date with all the new technologies and systems of… Read More »

Kids, Parents, and Power Struggles

End Those Power Struggles and Begin Connecting with Your Child Noted family educator Mary Sheedy Kurcinka struck a national chord with her bestselling Raising Your Spirited Child. Now she hits upon another crucial parenting topic: coping with the everyday challenges of disciplining your child, while understanding the issues behind his or her behavior. In Kids,… Read More »

One Scottish Lass

Samhain. All Hallows’ Eve. The most mystical night of the year. The time when the veil between the worlds became perilously thin. And with a full moon overhead, this awesome power reaches its climactic height. Sorcha had no time for mystical nonsense – there were enough challenges in navigating the mine-field of her mother’s vicious… Read More »

Notes Left Behind

“Elena has left behind a story of resilience, hope and most of all, love. We can’t help but take her into our hearts, and carry the best of her into our own lives.” —Jeffrey Zaslow, coauthor of The Last LectureNotes Left Behind by Brooke and Keith Desserich began as a journal they kept after their… Read More »

Rick Steves Rome 2019

Explore ancient ruins and view Renaissance masterpieces in this truly modern Eternal City. With Rick Steves on your side, Rome can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Rome 2019 you’ll find:Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring RomeRick’s strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings… Read More »

Between Them

From American master Richard Ford, a memoir: his first work of nonfiction, a stirring narrative of memory and parental love How is it that we come to consider our parents as people with rich and intense lives that include but also exclude us? Richard Ford’s parents—Edna, a feisty, pretty Catholic-school girl with a difficult past;… Read More »

Waterfalls & Lava Floes

Warning – going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking… Read More »

A Letter to Brody

This is a letter, written in lieu of a eulogy by a grieving father to his son, who died at two months of age from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). It is a heartfelt tribute, meant to resonate with any parent who has lost a child; a beacon, perhaps—a suggestion of light and hope within… Read More »

Brazil on the Rise

A fabled country with a reputation for danger, romance, and intrigue, Brazil has transformed itself in the past decade. It has achieved energy independence and, with the discovery of the largest oil field in the last century, will become a major exporter of crude oil to the US. With its successful bid for the 2016 Olympics, it is becoming clear that Brazil, at last, is poised to… Read More »

The Sensory-Sensitive Child

In a book likely to transform how parents manage many of their child’s daily struggles, Drs. Smith and Gouze explain the central and frequently unrecognized role that sensory processing problems play in a child’s emotional and behavioral difficulties. Practicing child psychologists, and themselves parents of children with sensory integration problems, their message is innovative, practical,… Read More »

Rick Steves Germany 2019

From fairy-tale castles and alpine forests to quaint villages and modern cities: with Rick Steves on your side, Germany can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Germany 2019 you’ll find:Comprehensive coverage for planning a multi-week trip through GermanyRick’s strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his… Read More »

Colic Solved

For generations, doctors have been diagnosing babies with colic, offering little comfort and few solutions to worried, weary parents. But recent medical advances made through cutting-edge technology now reveal that many if not most cases of colic are actually caused by acid reflux. In this revolutionary book, Bryan Vartabedian, a noted pediatric gastroenterologist and the… Read More »

Queen Bee Moms & Kingpin Dads

What happens to Queen Bees and Wannabes when they grow up? Even the most well-adjusted moms and dads can experience peer pressure and conflicts with other adults that make them act like they’re back in seventh grade. In Queen Bee Moms & Kingpin Dads, Rosalind Wiseman gives us the tools to handle difficult situations involving… Read More »

Baby Signing For Dummies, Mini Edition

Top signs your baby or toddler should know Communicate with signing and strengthen your bond Want to sign with your baby? This guide shows you how to use sign-language gestures to communicate with hearing infants and toddlers. Using baby-specific signing techniques, you’ll see how to lessen frustration and crying, as well as teach signs that… Read More »