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Ricki rated a book 1 of 5 stars
Jesus, the Gentle Parent by L.R. Knost
Jesus, the Gentle Parent: Gentle Christian Parenting
by L.R. Knost (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2015
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Quit reading at 52 pages. I can't take a book seriously that does not take my God seriously. I want to give it two stars because I think the parenting principles are good, but the theology is SO BAD that I just can't even.

This book is a fluffy, emoti
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Ricki rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Emotionally Healthy Twins by Joan A. Friedman
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Some interesting advice that I will definitely keep in mind, but overall this book was alarmist and somewhat negative.

Pretty heavy-handed preaching that if you don't do everything you can to treat your twins as separate individuals, they'll turn out
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Emotionally Healthy Twins by Joan A. Friedman
"Yikes, there was a bit of good info, but I did not need two hundred pages to figure it out. Author really wants you to treat your twins like individual children who happen to be born at the same time, and then spends a few hundred pages telling yo..." Read more of this review »
Ricki rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Between Parent and Child by Haim G. Ginott
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How to communicate with your kids in a way that respects them and protects their dignity and feelings--thus teaching them to be respectful by example. Lots going on here, lots of good Goodreads reviews about it, I probably needn't say more.
Between Parent and Child by Haim G. Ginott
"Very, VERY thought-provoking. Even when I disagreed with Dr. Ginott (whose last name I'd love to know how to pronounce), it was generally over the implementation of a principle, not the principle itself. His approach kicks the casual, reactionary,..." Read more of this review »
Ricki and 15 other people liked K's review of Between Parent and Child:
Between Parent and Child by Haim G. Ginott
"Between Parent and Haim Ginott

Khaya: Dr. Ginott, I have so many feelings about your book. It’s hard for me to sort them all out.

Dr. Ginott: You’re confused and you don’t know where to start. You feel many different things.

Khaya: Yes! I have friend..." Read more of this review »
Created to be His Help Meet by Debi Pearl
" Oh my gosh, that's so horrifying!! I can't believe she put that story in without saying "By the way, if your husband tries to kill you, GET OUT!"

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Ricki rated a book 1 of 5 stars
The Last Guardian by Eoin Colfer
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The Atlantis Complex by Eoin Colfer
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What Your Husband Isn't Telling You by David Murrow
" It's true, your bro is the best guy! "
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