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The Swimsuit Lesson

The Swimsuit Lesson is a powerful family resource – introducing a simple, yet effective way for parents to educate their children about the danger of sexual abuse. This beautifully illustrated story book includes a separate step-by-step parents’ guide. Author Jon Holsten provides a realistic view of the danger facing children today – and what parents… Read More »

Vietnam Travel Diary

This book describes a visit to Vietnam that my husband, Jim and I took with friends  in February 2012.  Our trip began in the North, in Hanoi and Halong Bay and proceeded south through Hue and Hoi An, ending in the South in Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta. We had bilingual guides… Read More »

How to Really Love Your Teen

Even parents who deeply love their teen don’t always know how to express that love in a way that makes their teen feel loved and accepted. In How to Really Love Your Teen, Dr. Campbell  helps you create a balanced approach to parenting in the teen years. The skills you learn in this book will… Read More »

Atlas Obscura

It’s time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world. Talk about a bucket list: here are natural wonders—the dazzling glowworm caves in New Zealand, or a baobob tree in South Africa that’s so large it… Read More »

Hendu’s Story

How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? How did he finish as co-captain on a team that enjoyed the best season in the program’s history? Dave Hendrickson’s cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of… Read More »

Paris Was Ours

Paris is “the world capital of memory and desire,” concludes one of the writers in this intimate and insightful collection of memoirs of the city. Living in Paris changed these writers forever. In thirty-two personal essays—more than half of which are here published for the first time—the writers describe how they were seduced by Paris… Read More »

Wild Things

Playing off the themes in the Caldecott Medal-winning children’s book Where the Wild Things Are, this informative, practical, and encouraging guide will help parents guide boys down the path to healthy and authentic manhood. Wild Things addresses the physical, emotional, and spiritual parts of a boy, written by two therapists who are currently engaged in… Read More »

New Zealand Mystical Landscape

This book is a collection of photographs of New Zealand’s stunning landscape and essays by photographer Declan O’Neill. The magnificent vistas made famous by The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit are captured in a unique and personal way by a photographer who, in a series of short essays, recounts how his journey… Read More »

Amsterdam

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal brothels and hash bars; art… Read More »

Eat, Drink, and Be Healthy

The bestselling guide to healthy eating, debunking dietary myths and proposing the radical benefits of low-carbohydrate diet, Eat, Drink, and Be Healthy is “filled with advice backed up by documented research” (Tara Parker-Pope, The Wall Street Journal). Dr. Walter Willett’s research is rooted in studies that tracked the health of dieters over twenty years, and… Read More »

Stories from a Theme Park Insider

What time is the 3:00 parade? Why does your child need to be 40 inches tall to ride a roller coaster? What happens when the president of France gets lost inside Pirates of the Caribbean? A former employee, or “cast member”, at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom answers these questions, and more, in sharing humorous… Read More »

Mommywood

If you thought Tinseltown was tough… Tori Spelling might have grown up with everything a girl could wish for, but these days she’s just another suburban working mom…whose toddler regularly recognizes her in the pages of Us Weekly. Welcome to Mommywood, where the stars are two feet tall and your neighbors know who you are… Read More »

The Danish Way of Parenting

As seen in The Wall Street Journal–from free play to cozy together time, discover the parenting secrets of the happiest people in the world What makes Denmark the happiest country in the world–and how do Danish parents raise happy, confident, successful kids, year after year? This upbeat and practical book presents six essential principles, which… Read More »

Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

A classic of travel writing, this book recounts Stevenson’s adventures on an extended walk through uplands and mountains in south-western France. Humorous on his own failings as a traveller, and on his travails with Modestine the self-willed donkey, it is also an exploration of peasant life in an area marked by the violence of the… Read More »

Becoming Grandma

The New York Times Bestseller From one of the country’s most recognizable journalists: How becoming a grandmother transforms a woman’s life.  After four decades as a reporter, Lesley Stahl’s most vivid and transformative experience of her life was not covering the White House, interviewing heads of state, or researching stories at 60 Minutes. It was… Read More »

The Montessori Toddler

Announcing that rare parenting book that will not only help you become a more effective parent but actually change how you see your children. Written by Montessori educator Simone Davies, this book shows you how to bring the educational values of a Montessori classroom into your home—while turning the whole idea of the “terrible twos”… Read More »

Becoming a Spiritually Healthy Family

We all want to guide our children into the abundant life that Jesus offers. But when we pursue the more and better that the world offers above our pursuit of Jesus, we fall into dangerous parenting habits. In Becoming a Spiritually Healthy Family, Michelle Anthony unpacks six common dysfunctional parenting styles that we fall into… Read More »