• Infant & Parents, Brazelton
  • What to Expect the First Year, Eisengerg, A., Murkoff, H., & Hathaway, S.
  • What to Expect the Toddler Years, Eisenberg, A., Murkoff, H., & Hathaway, S..
  • Your Child's Health, B. Schmitt.
  • Green Baby, Sussanah Marriott.
  • Raising Baby Green, The Earth Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth & Baby Care, Alan Greene.
Temperament and Discipline
  • Touchpoints:  The essential reference.  Your child's emotional and behavioral development,  T. Berry Brazelton.
  • Raising Your Spirited Child:  A Guide for Parents Whose Child is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic,  Kurcinka.
  • The Difficult Child, Turecki.
  • Building Emotional Intelligence,  Lanitieri.
  • Kids, Parents, and Power Struggles:  Winning for a lifetime,  Kurcinka.
  • The Strong Willed Child, Dobson.
  • Children--the Challenge, Dreikurs.
  • 1,2,3 Magic:  Effective Discipline for children 2-12. Phelan.
  • Toddlers-Parents, Brazelton.
  • Siblings without rivalry:  How to help your children live together so you can live too. Faber and Mazlish.
  • Between Parent and Child, Ginett.
  • How to talk so kids will listen & Listen so kids will talk, Faber and Mazlish.
  • What to do when temper flares:  A kid's guide to overcoming problems with anger.  Huebner.
Sleep Habits 
  • Be the boss of your sleep.  Self care for kids.  Culbert and Kajander.
  • The Sleep Easy Solution:  The Exhausted Parent's Guide to Getting Your Child to Sleep from Birth to Age 5.  Waldburger and Spivack.
  • Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems, Ferber.
  • Immunizations and Infectious Diseases:  An Informed Parent's Guide, Fisher.


  • The Nursing Mother's Companion, K. Huggins.
  • 100 Questions and Answers about Breastfeeding, K. Caldwell.
Puberty (parents recommended to always review first)
  • It's so amazing! Leach (ages 7 and up boys and girls)
  • The care and keeping of you, the body book for girls. Schaefer.
  • Is this normal? Fallingant.
  • The feeling book: Care and Keeping of emotions. Madison. 
  • The period book. Gravelle
  • The boy's guide to becoming a teen. Middleman.
  • What's going on down there? Answers to questions boys find hard to ask. Gravelle.

Behavior Challenges
  • Your defiant child: 8 Steps to better behavior.  Barkley and Benton.
  • The explosive child. A new approach to understanding and parenting easily frustrated, chronically inflexible children.  Ross.
  • Get Out of My Life, but First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall. Wolf.
  • Taking charge of ADHD: The complete, authoritative guide for parents. Barkley.
  • My brother's a world class pain:  a sibling's guide to ADHD/hyperactivity.  Gordon.
  • Organizing the disorganized child.  Simple strategies to succeed in school. Kutscher & Moran.