Bringing up baby, child and teenager: Parenting Books

By The Bookshop on the Green

By The Bookshop on the Green

Sometimes parenting comes easily and sometimes we need a helping hand. Here's our pick of the most useful guides out there.

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did): THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

Philippa Perry

£10.99 £10.44

If you catch yourself reacting with irrational irritation at your child (or partner), this book might hold the key to working out why. I've found it very useful! By the wife of artist Grayson Perry, leading psychotherapist Philippa Perry.

THRIVE: How to Cultivate Character So Your Children Can Flourish Online

Dr Tom Harrison

£14.99 £14.24

Tom Harrison is Director of Education at the University of Birmingham's Jubilee Centre for Character and Values. Full disclosure: he's also the brother-in-law of Bookshop on the Green's Josie Harrison. She says: "I have daughters the same age as Tom's and see all too well the challenges children face when it comes to navigating a socially digital world. This book shows that by honing in on character, values, and social and emotional wellbeing we can help to better support our children as they grow."

Nobody Told Me: Poetry and Parenthood

Hollie McNish

£9.99 £9.49

What To Expect The 1st Year [3rd Edition]

Heidi Murkoff

£16.98 £16.13

What to Expect When You're Expecting 5th Edition

Heidi Murkoff

£16.98 £16.13

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and Listen so Kids Will Talk

Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

£12.99 £12.34

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