Book Reviews

Book Reviews

We’re still writing reviews of our favorite books, here’s a list in the meantime.


The Power of Positive Parenting – Glenn Latham

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk – Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

The Drama Of The Gifted Child – Alice Miller

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Families – Stephen R. Covey

The Power Of Reinforcement – Stephen Ray Flora

Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science – Tracy Cutchlow


Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity (1st ed.) – David Allen

The Power of Habit – Charles Duhigg


Recommended with reservation:

Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) By Dr. Thomas Gordon

The Tuttle Twins Learn About The Law – Connor Boyack

Free To Learn – Peter Gray

No-Drama Discipline: The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind – Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson

The Earliest Relationship: Parents, Infants, And The Drama Of Early Attachment –  T. Berry Brazelton, Bertrand G. Cramer

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success – Carol Dweck

NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children  –  Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman

How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7 – Joanna Faber and Julie King

Hold On To Your Kids: Why Parents Need To Matter More Than Peers – Gordon Neufeld & Gabor Maté


Not Recommended:

Parenting With Love & Logic – Foster Cline & Jim Fay

Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community – Alfie Kohn