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5 Days to a Perfect Night's Sleep for Your Child: The Secrets to Making Bedtime a Dream

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An international phenomenon now available in America for the first time, this quick, no-nonsense guide is all you need to get your child to sleep through the night (pillow not included).

These days, most books on improving your child’s sleep take either a tough-love approach (ignore crying) or a soothing strategy (offer continuous comfort). But now an internationally renow
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Paperback, 96 pages
Published March 25th 2008 by Ballantine Books (first published January 1st 2003)
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Cassie
There was only one chapter in this book that would apply to my two-month-old and unfortunately, I've already tried the suggestions and he's still not sleeping as well as he should.

The rest of the book has tips for helping older babies and children sleep, but I do not plan to follow them because I cannot ignore my child. The author says not to worry if a child makes him or herself throw up to get your attention because it's very easy for children to do that, but they would never actually hurt the
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Carol
Jul 10, 2008 Carol rated it it was ok
Kinda sounded like the other sleep books I've read--Ferber, Baby Whisperer. But a quick read--barely longer than a pamphlet.
Jenna
Jan 19, 2014 Jenna rated it liked it
He has some great points but I agree with another commenter, some of his thoughts were a bit extreme and makes you wonder if he has children himself! A very quick read with some good tactics.
Rachel
Nov 14, 2013 Rachel rated it did not like it
Awful. The author advocates ignoring your child who vomits or bangs her head on the crib to avoid sleep. I get crying it out, but it can go too far. I won't be trying this.
Christina Richards
Jan 02, 2011 Christina Richards rated it it was amazing
I actually give this 5 THOUSAND stars for getting my child to sleep through the night (after only 1 day too).
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Jun 04, 2008 Heather Rivera rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Short simple read. He made some great points, that I had not thought of.
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