Adele Faber


Born
The United States
Website

Genre

Influences


Adele Faber graduated from Queens College with a B.A. in theater and drama, earned her master's degree in education from New York University, and taught in the New York City high schools for eight years before joining the faculty of the New School for Social Research in New York and Family Life Institute of C.W. Post College of Long Island University. She is the mother of three children.

Average rating: 4.21 · 28,089 ratings · 3,289 reviews · 27 distinct worksSimilar authors
How to Talk So Kids Will Li...

by
4.25 avg rating — 16,825 ratings — published 1980 — 80 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Siblings Without Rivalry: H...

by
4.14 avg rating — 6,779 ratings — published 1987 — 36 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How To Talk So Kids Can Learn

by
4.08 avg rating — 1,195 ratings — published 1994 — 23 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How to Talk So Teens Will L...

by
3.99 avg rating — 1,146 ratings — published 2005 — 22 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Liberated Parents, Liberate...

by
4.32 avg rating — 440 ratings — published 1973 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How To Be The Parent You Al...

by
3.76 avg rating — 180 ratings — published 1992 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
In common cause

by
4.08 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1972
Rate this book
Clear rating
How to Talk So Kids Will Li...

by
4.22 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Between Brothers and Sisters

by
3.50 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1989 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How to Talk So Kids and Tee...

by
3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Adele Faber…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“I was a wonderful parent before I had children.”
Adele Faber, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

“When we give children advice or instant solutions, we deprive them of the experience that comes from wrestling with their own problems.”
Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish, How To Talk So Kids Will Listen

“Let us be different in our homes. Let us realize that, along with food, shelter, and clothing, we have another obligation to our children, and that is to affirm their “rightness.” The whole world will tell them what’s wrong with them—loud and often. Our job is to let our children know what’s right about them.”
Adele Faber, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Seasonal Read...: Spring 2010 Plans 82 611 May 26, 2010 06:51AM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Winter Challenge 2011: Completed Tasks -DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS IN THIS TOPIC 2895 716 Feb 29, 2012 09:03PM  
UK Book Club: Em's Genre Challenge 107 168 Dec 13, 2012 08:53AM  
The Book Challenge: Amanda's Book Challenge 2013 64 68 Sep 03, 2013 11:41AM  
The Perks Of Bein...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Group Read-A-Thon November 2014 154 447 Dec 01, 2014 01:50AM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Fall 2014 Completed Tasks: Do Not Delete Posts 4668 1089 Dec 01, 2014 08:53AM  
Let's Talk Love S...: This topic has been closed to new comments. How many pages can we read together in 2014..?? 811 169 Jan 02, 2015 05:32AM  
Nothing But Readi...: New 2 U Authors: 2014 345 706 Jan 11, 2015 09:29AM  
Nothing But Readi...: Serpents of the Sea READ BOOKS 419 270 Feb 10, 2015 03:36PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Adele to Goodreads.