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The Hidden Gifts of the Introverted Child by Marti Olsen Laney
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Sep 23, 11

Read in September, 2011

This book gave me lots of insights into the two main introverts in my life, my husband and my oldest child. Most notably that introversion absolutely has a physiological basis--"innies" brains are physically different from extrovert brains, and that's just fine. Laney uses these physical differences to explain behavior that can otherwise seem off-putting. She emphasizes appreciating introverts' strengths and fostering their potential, giving advice about what won't work and what will. Having read this book, I feel empowered to better parent my introverted child.
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