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The Price of Motherhood: Why the Most Important Job in the World is Still the Least Valued

By: Ann Crittenden

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks: January 2002

Seller ID: 40650

ISBN: 0805066195

Condition: Used - Good


In the pathbreaking tradition of "Backlash "and" The Second Shift," this provocative book shows how mothers are systematically disadvantaged and made dependent by a society that exploits those who perform its most critical work. Drawing on hundreds of interviews and the most current research in economics, history, child development, and law, Ann Crittenden proves that although women have been liberated, mothers have not. The costs of motherhood are everywhere apparent. College-educated women pay a "mommy tax" of over a million dollars in lost income when they have a child. Family law depri... View more info

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Coach Mom: 7 Strategies for Organizing Your Family into an AllStar Team

By: Brenna Stull

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Hope Publishers - Arise: January 2007

Seller ID: 36572

ISBN: 1596690224

Condition: Used - Good


Coach Mom helps moms organize their family life by applying seven powerful principles that will bring balance to their home. View more info

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Letters to Baby : A Keepsake of Blessings and Wisdom for New Babies

By: CHAZ CORZINE

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Broadman & Holman Pub: September 1997

Seller ID: 6570

ISBN: 0805462996

Condition: Used - Good


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The American Garden Guides: Tropical Gardening

By: David Bar-Zvi

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Pantheon: March 1996

Seller ID: 68236

ISBN: 0679758631

Condition: Used - Good


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Raising a Responsible Child: How to Prepare Your Child for Today's Complex World

By: Dr. Gary D. McKay, Dr. Don Dinkmeyer

Price: $8.98

Publisher: Touchstone: December 1996

Seller ID: 6538

ISBN: 0684815168

Condition: Used - Good


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Raising the Perfect Child Through Guilt and Manipulation

By: Elizabeth Beckwith

Price: $7.50

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: October 2009

Seller ID: 69911

ISBN: 0061759570

Condition: Used - Good


Raising the Perfect Child Through Guilt and Manipulation is not one of those traditional, all-too-earnest parenting guides that, for generations, have sucked all the fun out of child rearing. The foundation of Elizabeth Beckwith's Guilt and Manipulation family philosophy is simple: We do things a certain way, and everyone else is an a**hole. Is that something you should put on a bumper sticker and slap on your minivan? Of course not--that would be trashy. But in the privacy of your own home, you can employ these essential components of Guilt and Manipulation to mold the little runts ruth... View more info

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Be Prepared

By: Gary Greenberg, Jeannie Hayden

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: May 2004

Seller ID: 42560

ISBN: 0743251547

Condition: Used - Good


An indispensable survival manual for guys entering the trenches of fatherhood, "Be Prepared" is loaded with one-of-a-kind insights, MacGyver-esque tips and tricks, and no-nonsense advice for mastering the first year as a dad. Finally, a book that teaches men all the things they "really" need to know about fatherhood...including how to: - change a baby at a packed sports stadium - create a decoy drawer full of old wallets, remote controls, and cell phones to throw baby off the scent of your real gear - stay awake (or at least upright) at work - babyproof a hotel room in... View more info

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The Complete Book of the Greenhouse

By: Ian G. Walls, A. G. Channon, R. A. Martin, J. W. Newbold

Price: $10.98

Publisher: Ward Lock Ltd: April 1996

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 68244

ISBN: 0706374460

Condition: Used - Good


The acknowledged classic on the subject. Covers everything about greenhouse gardening, from construction of the building to cultivation of hundreds of plants, including pest and disease control. Learn successful greenhouse management, from siting to design and the materials used in the construction. Every plant is included: vegetables, fruits, pot plants, shrubs, flowers, bulbs, cacti, ferns, orchids, alpines, and more. View more info

Getting Started with Rhododendrons and Azaleas (The Timber Horticultural Reprint Series)

By: J. Harold Clarke

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Timber Press, Incorporated: March 1983

Seller ID: 68239

ISBN: 0917304306

Condition: Used - Good


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Birthright: The Guide to Search and Reunion for Adoptees, Birthparents,and Adoptive...

By: Jean A. S. Strauss

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: June 1994

Seller ID: 6591

ISBN: 0140512950

Condition: Used - Good


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Women and Stress: A Practical Approach to Managing Tension

By: Jean Lush, Pam Vredevelt

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Revell: March 1997

Seller ID: 35586

ISBN: 0800756177

Condition: Used - Good


The authors explain the causes and the treatment for emotional tension and stress in the home and on the job. View more info

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The Expectant Father: Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads-to-Be, Second Edition

By: Jennifer Ash, Armin A. Brott

Price: $5.98

Publisher: Abbeville Press: May 2001

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 69909

ISBN: 0789205386

Condition: Used - Good


This indispensable book explores the emotional, financial, and even physical changes the father-to-be may experience during his partner's pregnancy. Written in an easy-to-absorb format and filled with sound advice and practical tips for men on such topics as how to make sense of your conflicting emotions, how pregnancy affects your sex life, and how to start a college fund, this volume reassures, commiserates, and informs. It also incorporates the wisdom of top experts in the field, from obstetricians and birth-class instructors to psychologists and sociologists.This new edition features th... View more info

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Baby Laughs: The Naked Truth About the First Year of Mommyhood

By: Jenny McCarthy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Plume: April 2006

Seller ID: 55211

ISBN: 0452287197

Condition: Used - Good


Jenny McCarthy's hilarious, no-holds-barred personality has made her an instantly recognizable TV personality and a bestselling author. In "Baby Laughs" she examines the full range of challenges that new mothers face, including: * The humiliations of postnatal "numbing spray," Tucks medicated pads, and adult diapers; jelly belly, balding, and gum disease; and becoming a "five-foot puke rag" for the baby * Heart-stopping terrors, such as baby manicures, breathing checks, and burp failures * Inadequacies, such as lullaby illiteracy and the need for a "heavy rotation" of toys, videos... View more info

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Lifetraining

By: JOE WHITE

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Tyndale House Pub: February 1999

Seller ID: 6542

ISBN: 156179726X

Condition: Used - Good


Effective family Bible study is a powerful tool in helping teens navigate the incredible spiritual battles faced by today's youth. Written to the interests and understanding of preteens and teens, "LifeTraining" is a valuable resource for making daily Bible study and Scripture memorization a family routine. Each daily plan includes a brief devotional thought, discussion questions, and practical applications. This "teen-tested" devotional built around the New Testament helps parents equip their children to confidently face "the crisis years." View more info

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The Nursing Mother's Companion, 6th Edition: 25th Anniversary Edition

By: Kathleen Huggins

Price: $8.48

Publisher: Harvard Common Press: September 2010

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 66419

ISBN: 1558327207

Condition: Used - Good


Breastfeeding is natural, but it is not entirely instinctive for either mothers or babies. The Nursing Mother's Companion has been among the best-selling books on breastfeeding for 25 years, and is respected and recommended by professionals and well loved by new parents for its encouraging and accessible style. Kathleen Huggins equips breastfeeding mothers with all the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years, or somewhere in between. This fully updated and extensively revised edition provides new... View more info

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The Stay-at-Home Survival Guide: Field-Tested Strategies for Staying Smart, Sane, and Connected While Caring for Your Kids

By: Melissa Stanton

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Seal Press: June 2008

Seller ID: 30413

ISBN: 1580052479

Condition: Used - Good


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Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution

By: Robert C. Atkins

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harper: December 2001

Seller ID: 6665

ISBN: 006001203X

Condition: Used - Good


Millions of people have already discovered how to get healthy, lose weight, and keep it off--and you can too The Atkins Nutritional Approach(TM) is the proven weight loss program that enables you to enjoy the foods you love on the road to good health, increased energy, and a greater sense of well-being. With Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution you get everything you need: essential medical and nutritional information, a helpful carbohydrate gram counter, low-carb meal plans and dozens of mouth-watering recipes for everything from appetizers to entrees to desserts. Start your new life today; be... View more info

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Taking Care of Your Child: A Parent?s Illustrated Guide to Complete Medical Care

By: Robert H. Pantell, James F. Fries, Donald M. Vickery

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books: June 2009

Edition: 8

Seller ID: 102245

ISBN: 0738213497

Condition: Used - Good


"Taking Care of Your Child" offers the most recent information on obesity, behavioral issues, and other critical health concerns, along with updated immunization schedules and new material on complementary and alternative medicine."Taking Care of Your Child" is easy to use, even in a crisis. Parents can look up a symptom to find a complete explanation of probable causes, how serious they are, and how to relieve the problem at home. Easy-to-follow decision charts show exactly when to take a child to see a doctor. Covering more than 100 common complaints--like injuries, allergies, and childho... View more info

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The No-Gimmick Guide to Raising Fit Kids: The Parents' Plan for Overcoming Childhood Obesity (Focus on the Family Book)

By: Robert S. Andersen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.: December 2006

Seller ID: 6773

ISBN: 1589973798

Condition: Used - Good


Obesity is affecting our children at an alarming rate. Today's high-calorie menus and low-effort lifestyles put kids at risk and can lead to negative health and social consequences. Society tends to look for a quick fix, but gimmicks don't work Dr. Robert Andersen, an award-winning pediatrician and experienced dad, has a common-sense, down-to-earth plan that does. View more info

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Twelve Hours' Sleep by Twelve Weeks Old: A Step-by-Step Plan for Baby Sleep Success

By: Suzy Giordano, Lisa Abidin

Price: $9.98

Publisher: Dutton Adult: January 2006

Seller ID: 58693

ISBN: 0525949593

Condition: Used - Good


There is no bigger issue for healthy infants than sleeping through the night. In this simple, straightforward book, Suzy Giordano presents her amazingly effective "Limited- Crying Solution" that will get any baby to sleep for twelve hours at night--and three hours in the day--by the age of twelve weeks old. Giordano is the mother of five children and one of the most sought-after baby sleep specialists in the country. "The Washington Post" calls her a baby sleep "guru" and "an underground legend in the Washington area for her ability to teach newborns how to achieve that parenting nirvana: s... View more info

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Secrets of the Baby Whisperer: How to Calm, Connect, and Communicate with Your Baby

By: Tracy Hogg, Melinda Blau

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: July 2005

Seller ID: 58692

ISBN: 0345479092

Condition: Used - Good


"TRACY HOGG HAS GIVEN PARENTS A GREAT GIFT-the ability to develop early insight into their child's temperament.""-Los Angeles Family"When Tracy Hogg's "Secrets of the Baby Whisperer" was first published, it soared onto bestseller lists across the country. Parents everywhere became "whisperers" to their newborns, amazed that they could actually communicate with their baby within weeks of their child's birth. Tracy gave parents what for some amounted to a miracle: the ability to understand their baby's every coo and cry so that they could tell immediately if the baby was hungry, tire... View more info