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Sara Recommends - Books

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The ABCs of Raising Smarter Kids book cover

Moving from A through Z, award-winning author Dr. Joanne Foster reveals hundreds of ways to encourage and support children’s abilities in ABCs of Raising Smarter Kids. She shares understandings based on over 30 years’ experience as a dedicated professional in the field of child developme...

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In Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boys, and the New Realities of Girl World, Empower cofounder Rosalind Wiseman takes you inside the secret world of girls’ friendships. Wiseman has spent more than a decade listening to thousands of girls talk about the powe...

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The OCD Workbook: Your Guide to Breaking Free from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder has helped thousands of people with OCD break the bonds of troubling OCD symptoms and regain the hope of a productive life. Endorsed and used in hospitals and clinics the world over, this valuable resource is now fully ...

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Bust Your Buts: Tips For Teens Who Procrastinate is for teens—and it’s filled with tips to help them understand, prevent, manage, and eliminate procrastination. There are 28 BUTS (or reasons why kids procrastinate), including having too much to do, being distracted, laziness, not wanting to take...

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Not Now, Maybe Later: Helping Children Overcome Procrastination is written for parents and teachers as a guide to understanding procrastination, primarily in children, and to provide tips for helping children develop skills to improve their productivity. Procrastination relates to many important asp...

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Beyond Intelligence is a parents’ guide to raising intelligent and happily productive kids. It’s a book about helping children become the strongest, most confident, happiest, and most successful people they can be. It shows parents how to help their children discover what they’re interested in...

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