Books written for parents and caregivers about the nurture of children.

The Gutsy Girl: Escapades for Your Life of Epic Adventure
Love That Boy: What Two Presidents, Eight Road Trips, and My Son Taught Me About a Parent's Expectations
Catastrophic Happiness: Finding Joy in Childhood's Messy Years
Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life
I Want My Epidural Back: Adventures in Mediocre Parenting
Parent Hacks: 134 Genius Shortcuts for Life with Kids
Geek Parenting : What Joffrey, Jor-El, Maleficent, and the McFlys Teach Us about Raising a Family
Sh*tty Mom for All Seasons: Half-@ssing It All Year Long
The Informed Parent: A Science-Based Resource for Your Child's First Four Years
Push Back: Guilt in the Age of Natural Parenting
Why Can't We Just Play?: What I Did When I Realized My Kids Were Way Too Busy
The Game Theorist's Guide to Parenting: How the Science of Strategic Thinking Can Help You Deal with the Toughest Negotiators You Know--Your Kids
The Gender Creative Child: Pathways for Nurturing and Supporting Children Who Live Outside Gender Boxes
Growing Up Mindful: Essential Practices to Help Children, Teens, and Families Find Balance, Calm, and Resilience
Somewhere Out There
Dad Is Fat
Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape
Toddlers Are A**holes: It's Not Your Fault
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way
The Unmumsy Mum
Cinderella Ate My Daughter: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the New Girlie-Girl Culture
Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
I Heart My Little A-Holes
The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind, Survive Everyday Parenting Struggles, and Help Your Family Thrive
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
Raising Grateful Kids in an Entitled World: How One Family Learned That Saying No Can Lead to Life's BiggestYes
The Fringe Hours: Making Time for You
Saving Alex: When I Was Fifteen I Told My Mormon Parents I Was Gay, and That's When My Nightmare Began
Raising Ryland: Our Story of Parenting a Transgender Child with No Strings Attached
What's Behind Your Belly Button? A Psychological Perspective ... by Martha Char LoveAttached at the Heart by Barbara NicholsonPlayful Parenting by Lawrence J. CohenThe Attachment Parenting Book by William SearsAttachment Parenting by Katie Allison Granju
Attachment Parenting
65 books — 42 voters

The Milk of Female Kindness by Kasia JamesCall Me Okaasan by Suzanne KamataThe Blue Jay's Dance by Louise ErdrichHow Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm by Mei-Ling HopgoodBringing Up Bébé by Pamela Druckerman
Multicultural Motherhood
21 books — 18 voters
Bringing Up Bébé by Pamela DruckermanThe Smartest Kids in the World by Amanda Ripley
Global Education
2 books — 1 voter

The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting by Zion LightsThe Whole-Brain Child by Daniel J. SiegelThe Science of Mom by Alice CallahanThe Science of Parenting by Margot SunderlandBright From the Start by Jill Stamm
Science-Based Parenting Books
7 books — 5 voters
Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratneyOwl Moon by Jane YolenWe're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael RosenMitchell's License by Hallie DurandInterrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein
Picture Books About Fathers
107 books — 13 voters

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting
The Happiest Baby on the Block: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Newborn Baby Sleep Longer
Parenting With Love and Logic
What to Expect When You're Expecting
Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishments to Love and Reason
Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too
Playful Parenting
The Baby Book: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two
All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood
The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night
Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic
Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder
Free-Range Kids: Giving Our Children the Freedom We Had Without Going Nuts with Worry
On Becoming Baby Wise: Giving Your Infant the Gift of Nighttime Sleep

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Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
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I don't remember who said this, but there really are places in the heart you don't even know exist until you love a child.
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