Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

Becoming the Parent You Want to be
By

Rating
Informative, inspiring, and enlightening, "Becoming the Parent You Want toBe" provides parents with the building blocks they need to discover theirown parenting philosophy and develop effective parenting strategies. Throughin-depth information, practical suggestions, and many lively first-personstories, the authors address the many dilemmas and joys that the parent ofyoung children encounter and demonstrate a range of solutions to the majorissues that arise in the raising of babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Full ofwarmth, clarity, humor, and respect, "Becoming the Parent You Want to Be" gives parents permission to be human: to question, to learn, to makemistakes, to struggle and to grow, and, most of all, to have fun with theirchildren.A Sourcebook of Strategies for the First Five Years."Laura Davis and Janis Keyser provide straightforward approaches to theeveryday questions and struggles faced by parents, and even answer questionsyou might have been afraid to ask. They speak respectfully to all types offamilies, offering insights and tools that really work. A great practical andreadable resource. I highly recommend it."--Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, author of "Raising Your Spirited Child" "This unusually thorough book provides today's parents with rich andabundant insights...an enormously helpful resource."--Polly Berrien Berends, author of "Whole Child, Whole Parent; Gently Lead; " and "Coming to Life"
Product Details

About the Author

Laura Davis is the coauthor of the bestselling Courage to Heal and the author of The Courage to Heal Workbook and Allies in Healing. A breast cancer survivor and dedicated mother and daughter, her books have been translated into 11 languages and have sold more than 1.8 million copies. Janis Keyser is a parenting educator and program director. She teaches in the Early Childhood Education department at Cabrillo College in California and has been conducting workshops and facilitating parenting classes for twenty years. She is the mother of three, the stepmother of five, and the grandmother of twelve.

Reviews

A Sourcebook of Strategies for the First Five Years. "Laura Davis and Janis Keyser provide straightforward approaches to the everyday questions and struggles faced by parents, and even answer questions you might have been afraid to ask. They speak respectfully to all types of families, offering insights and tools that really work. A great practical and readable resource. I highly recommend it." --Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, author of Raising Your Spirited Child "This unusually thorough book provides today's parents with rich and abundant insights...an enormously helpful resource." --Polly Berrien Berends, author of Whole Child, Whole Parent; Gently Lead; and Coming to Life

Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Becoming the Parent You Want to be on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond.com, Inc.
Back to top