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Raising Lifelong Learners: A Parent's Guide
4.11
This book was interesting to me both as a teacher, and as a parent-to-be. Lucy Calkins' ideas on teaching reading and writing are well-known and respe...more
Jun 27, 2010
Jun 06, 2010
 
The Way of Boys: Raising Healthy Boys in a Challenging and Complex World
3.97
This book was very interesting and I thought that the author had lots of great points. I completely agree with his descriptions of how boys learn and...more
Mar 21, 2010
Mar 21, 2010
 
The Unschooling Handbook: How to Use the Whole World as Your Child's Classroom
3.75
One of the bloggers I follow () recently posted about her method of educating her children, called "unschooling" (http://walkslowlylivewildly.com/2010...more
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Apr 17, 2010
 
And Baby Makes Three: The Six-Step Plan for Preserving Marital Intimacy and Rekindling Romance After Baby Arrives
3.64
This book was a light, easy read. The book focused mostly on effective ways for couples to communicate and problem-solve their disagreements in ways t...more
Jun 27, 2010
Jun 27, 2010
 
Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishments to Love and Reason
4.10
As an educator I have read several of Alfie Kohn's books on education. As a soon-to-be parent I was thrilled to discover that Kohn has a book on paren...more
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Mar 21, 2010
 
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
4.43
Although I don't plan on having a home birth this book was an interesting read. The author's viewpoints were a little too extreme for me but I think s...more
Jun 30, 2010
Jun 30, 2010
 
The Best Camera Is the One That's with You: iPhone Photography
3.49
This book is mostly photos with few words. I was inspired by the way Jarvis captured his life and experiences using only a camera phone. I would like...more
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
 
What No One Tells the Mom: Surviving the Early Years of Parenthood With Your Sanity, Your Sex Life and YourSense of Humor Intact
3.18
Liked how this mom emphasizes cutting moms some slack and letting go of perfectionism. Disagreed with some of the marriage advice like accepting a bor...more
Oct 12, 2010
Oct 12, 2010
 
The Girlfriends' Guide to Surviving the First Year of Motherhood
3.63
Great light reading that I enjoyed during midnight feedings of the baby when my brain was too tired to function. Humorous!
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Oct 12, 2010
 
Not So Fast: Slow-Down Solutions for Frenzied Families
4.07
One of my biggest goals as a parent will be to create a calm, relaxing home. I see so many families today that have their children signed up for a lar...more
Jun 27, 2010
Apr 30, 2010
 
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
3.57
I was very disappointed by this book. There are extremely few movies that I like better than the book-version, but this was one such case. The movie J...more
Jun 03, 2010
Apr 28, 2010
 
Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity
4.26
My kinder students loved this book! In this sequel my students were delighted to find out how Trixie was doing now that she is a couple years olded. T...more
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Mar 21, 2010
 
Have a Little Faith: a True Story
4.14
As usual, I enjoyed Albom's newest tale of human relationships and life-lessons. His books are easy reads that also encourage me to think about some o...more
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Mar 21, 2010
 
Within the Frame: The Journey of Photographic Vision
4.17
Inspiring. Makes me want to take up travel photography.
Oct 20, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.38
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Apr 21, 2010
 
The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide from the Country's Foremost Relationship Expert
4.15
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Oct 12, 2010
 
Baby Catcher: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife
4.34
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Jul 05, 2010
 
You'll Never Nanny in This Town Again: The True Adventures of a Hollywood Nanny
3.32
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Oct 25, 2010
 
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
3.34
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Oct 25, 2010
 
Brain Sex: The Real Difference Between Men and Women
3.80
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Feb 09, 2012
 
Fresh-Brewed Life: A Stirring Invitation to Wake Up Your Soul
4.10
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Jul 18, 2012
 
The Great Gatsby
3.83
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Apr 21, 2010
 
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time
3.64
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Mar 21, 2010
 
Fearless Girls, Wise Women & Beloved Sisters: Heroines in Folktales from Around the World
4.14
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Jul 03, 2010
 
Reading Essentials: The Specifics You Need to Teach Reading Well
4.31
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Jan 17, 2013
Jan 08, 2013
 
The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things
3.68
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May 25, 2012
 
Keeping a Princess Heart: In a Not-So-Fairy-Tale World
3.85
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Jul 18, 2012
 
The Blessing Of A Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children
4.16
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Jul 03, 2010
Jul 02, 2010
 
The Invisible Woman: A Special Story for Mothers
4.22
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Jul 18, 2012
 
Great with Child: Reflections on Faith, Fullness, and Becoming a Mother
4.02
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Oct 28, 2010
Oct 22, 2010
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