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Cinderella Ate My Daughter: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the New Girlie-Girl Culture
3.65
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May 05, 2014
Apr 18, 2014
 
Happier at Home: Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon Self-Control, and My Other Experiments in Everyday Life
3.48
liked it
None
Sep 18, 2014
Sep 06, 2014
 
Raising Resilient Children : Fostering Strength, Hope, and Optimism in Your Child
4.00
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Aug 13, 2013
Mar 24, 2012
 
Understanding Girls with Ad/HD
4.19
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None
Aug 19, 2012
Aug 15, 2012
 
Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success
3.95
really liked it
None
Feb 2013
Jan 22, 2013
 
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
4.24
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None
Sep 19, 2012
Sep 14, 2012
 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
4.05
it was amazing
Time to reread this book.
Mar 24, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
 
Teaching Your Children Values
4.14
liked it
some good ideas for things to talk about with your child about values, but I'm not interested in developing a twelve month program for my child. Aimed ...more
Feb 17, 2013
Feb 10, 2013
 
Beware Dangerism!
3.96
liked it
This is a Ted book so more like an article. It dawned on me while reading and talking this book over with someone that if I dropped my six year old of ...more
Jul 05, 2011
Jul 05, 2011
 
Your Nine-Year-Old: Thoughtful And Mysterious
3.75
it was ok
This book answered a couple questions I had about my 9 y.o.'s development, but copyright is 1987 and 1990 which made much of the book seem so dated as ...more
Sep 14, 2013
Sep 07, 2013
 
Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World
3.87
really liked it
Tony Wagner's follow-up to the Global Achievement Gap. He interviews young Innovators and their parents to find out what set them apart.

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Dec 30, 2014
Dec 23, 2014
 
Yes, Your Teen is Crazy!: Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind
4.29
it was amazing
Good practical advice when you have a household of tweens.
Aug 21, 2016
Aug 17, 2016
 
The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis—and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance
4.00
really liked it
I will add put this book on my shelf next to Deep Work by Cal Newport and the Industries of the Future by Alec Ross. These three books would serve any ...more
Jul 12, 2017
May 27, 2017
 
The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed
4.08
really liked it
Good advice here on letting go. Of course, I've never been accused of being a Tiger Mom. I'm not even a Soccer Mom. I'm more of a--let-me-surround-you ...more
Feb 07, 2017
Feb 06, 2017
 
Four Seasons in Rome: On Twins, Insomnia, and the Biggest Funeral in the History of the World
3.90
it was amazing
This book should also include the word "Writing" in the title. This book is about being in Rome while writing your future Pulitzer Prize-Winning novel ...more
Mar 07, 2016
Feb 20, 2016
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