CELEBRATE YOUR BODY: THE ULTIMATE PUBERTY BOOK FOR GIRLS
Puberty can be a difficult time for a young girl―and it’s natural not to know who (or what) to ask. Celebrate Your Body is a reassuring entry into puberty books for girls that encourages girls to face puberty with excitement and empowerment....
NURTURE: A MODERN GUIDE TO PREGNANCY, BIRTH, EARLY MOTHERHOOD--AND TRUSTING YOURSELF AND YOUR BODY
"What a gift to new and expecting moms. You have no idea the mountain and rollercoaster you're about to embark on, but Nurture somehow gives you a peek in and gives you essential information to help ground you." –Catherine McCord, founder...
WE LIVE FOR THE WE: THE POLITICAL POWER OF BLACK MOTHERHOOD
In We Live for the We, first-time mother Dani McClain sets out to understand how to raise her daughter in what she, as a black woman, knows to be an unjust -- even hostile -- society. Black women are more likely...
THE POWER OF PRESENCE: BE A VOICE IN YOUR CHILD'S EAR EVEN WHEN YOU'RE NOT WITH THEM
As the mother of Wes Moore, whose memoir about overcoming the obstacles that face a fatherless young black man was a huge bestseller, Joy is constantly asked: How did you do it? How can you be a good parent, have...
MY BROWN BABY: ON THE JOYS AND CHALLENGES OF RAISING AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN
For almost a decade, national parenting expert and bestselling author Denene Millner has published thought-provoking, insightful, sometimes wickedly funny commentary about motherhood on her critically acclaimed website MyBrownBaby.com. The site, hailed as a “must-read” by the New York Times, speaks...
THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE FAMILIES: BUILDING A BEAUTIFUL FAMILY CULTURE IN A TURBULENT WORLD
In his first major work since The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey presents a practical and philosophical guide to solving the problems--large and small, mundane and extraordinary―that confront all families and strong communities. By offering revealing anecdotes...
THE PURPOSE OF BOYS: HELPING OUR SONS FIND MEANING, SIGNIFICANCE, AND DIRECTION IN THEIR LIVES
In this climax to his series of landmark books about boys, Michael Gurian offers a powerful new program to help us give our sons a core purpose–a program based on building morality, character, career goals, the ability to form intimate...
THE MISEDUCATION OF BLACK CHILDREN
Parents and teachers of black children who wish to confront the failures of the education system that have not been remedied by the No Child Left Behind Act will appreciate this dissection of the root issues affecting academic achievement. Postulating...
DIFFERENT AND WONDERFUL: RAISING BLACK CHILDREN IN A RACE-CONSCIOUS SOCIETY
Helps Black parents raise children with self-confidence and strong ethnic identities, and covers day care and school Product details Publisher : Touchstone; 1st Fireside ed edition (February 15, 1992) Language : English ISBN-13 : 9780671755188
FATHERHOOD: RISING TO THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE
In Fatherhood, beloved NBA player, poet, children’s advocate, and devoted dad Etan Thomas speaks from his heart on what matters most in his life: being there for his children. As a leading participant in President Obama’s Fatherhood Initiative, Etan has reached...
SAME BUT DIFFERENT: TEEN LIFE ON THE AUTISM EXPRESS
Being a teen is hard enough. But when you have autism--or when your sibling is struggling with the condition--life can be a topsy-turvy ride. What happens when you come face-to-face with dating, parties, sports, body changes, school, and kids who...
BECOMING DAD: BLACK MEN AND THE JOURNEY TO FATHERHOOD
The fatherless black family is a problem that grows to bigger proportions every year as generations of black children grow up without an adult male in their homes. As this dire pattern grows worse, what can men do who hope...
NOT MY BOY!: A FATHER, A SON, AND ONE FAMILY'S JOURNEY WITH AUTISM
In Not My Boy!, NFL star Rodney Peete offers not only a heartrending, candid look inside his personal journey with his son’s autism but a first-of-its-kind, inspirational road map that will help families facing similar challenges to move forward. Effectively woven...
Culture Vultures is an inside look at the creative and business genius behind some of America's greatest talents and fashion lines. Through a series of candid interviews over the span of 10 years, Kenyatta Griggs asks compelling and insightful questions...
Trouble Don't Last Always
Trouble Don’t Last Always is about four young, African American women who all share a unique relationship with a wise old woman. It chronicles various moments of their lives from childhood through adulthood, focusing on the trials and tribulations they...
The Literature of African Names
Empower your children with great African names. Everything you need to know before naming your child - the ancestral origin and meaning of the name you choose; the power of positive meaningful names and the significance of naming ceremonies. Our...
The Development Psychology of the Black Child
The Developmental Psychology of the Black Child and Professor Amos Wilson holds an unassailable position in the field of black psychology. Conceived 40+ years ago, this Wilsonian classic offers to a new generation, both lay and professional, sterling insights into...