Graceful Parenting

Graceful Parenting : Simple Advice for Raising a Gentle and Loving Child

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A spirited little book for parents and children, GRACEFUL PARENTING is a simple and wonderful guide to raising gentle and loving children. Twenty-five thoughtful and inspirational ideas encourage parents to provide the support and structure their kids need most by nurturing independence, teaching children to take responsibility for their actions, and discovering the power of simply listening. Illustrated by the enchanting, vivid drawings of the author'¬'s seven-year-old son, Noah, GRACEFUL PARENTING will help parents foster a lifelong, harmonious family atmosphere while providing a strong model of affectionate and respectful behavior for their children. It is a truly unique collaboration between mother and son, and a tender example of what families can accomplish when they work together as partners and friends. ‚A[ An empowering and illuminating gift for new parents, teachers, school administrators, counselors, grandparents, or anyone who spends time with kids.‚A[ Noah'¬'s full-color illustrations accompany each lesson.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 80 pages
  • 185.2 x 186.7 x 14mm | 312.98g
  • CELESTIAL ARTS
  • Berkeley, United States
  • English
  • col
  • 1587611325
  • 9781587611322
  • 1,551,812

About Eve Dreyfus

DR. EVE DREYFUS is a child psychiatrist who has worked with children and their families for over ten years. She holds a bachelor'¬?s degree in psychology from Brown University and a doctorate of medicine from Boston University. She currently resides in San Diego, California.show more

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“Make these words your mantra, and give this pretty little book to everyone you know,” —Fit Pregnancy magazine“[A] small book, simply written and sparsely illustrated, but Dreyfus, a child psychologist, manages to pack in a lot of information.” —Boston Globe “[A] joy to read and an ideal gift for anyone who spends time with children.”—Asbury Park Pressshow more

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