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  • 1--2--3 art : open-ended art for young children

    1--2--3 art : open-ended art for young children1985

    by Jean Warren

    (3)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.51 WAR

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 365 manners kids should know : games, activities, and other fun ways to help children learn etiquette

    365 manners kids should know : games, activities, and other fun ways to help children learn etiquette2001

    by Sheryl Eberly

    (201)

    Summary: Using a smart one-manner-a-day organization, the author explains not only what manners to teach, but also how--and at what ages--to present them. Topics covered include: when and where it's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 395.122 EBE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All about adoption : how families are made & how kids feel about it

    All about adoption : how families are made & how kids feel about it2004

    by Marc A Nemiroff

    (26)

    Summary: Using simple language, describes the stages of the adoption process and discusses complex feelings commonly felt by adopted children.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J362.734 NEM

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Baby play

    Baby play2001

    (290)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.5 BAB

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The best worst brother

    The best worst brother2005

    by Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen

    (62)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E STUVE-BODEEN

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blow me a kiss, Miss Lilly

    Blow me a kiss, Miss Lilly1990

    by Nancy White Carlstrom

    (32)

    Summary: When her best friend, an old lady named Miss Lilly, passes away, Sara learns that the memory of a loved one never dies.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E CARLSTROM

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book of new family traditions : how to create great rituals for holidays and every day

    The book of new family traditions : how to create great rituals for holidays and every day2012

    by Meg Cox

    (525)

    Summary: "Quality family togetherness everyone wants it, but it seems increasingly harder to achieve. In a world run by cell phones, computers, and virtual networking, the comfort of human connection grows...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 306.85 COX

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Character building day by day : 180 quick read-alouds for elementary school and home

    Character building day by day : 180 quick read-alouds for elementary school and home2006

    by Anne D Mather

    (41)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J170 MAT

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chicken soup for the child's soul : character-building stories to read with kids ages 5-8

    Chicken soup for the child's soul : character-building stories to read with kids ages 5-82007

    Series: Chicken Soup For The Soul (Older Kids Series)

    (87)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J170.44 CHI

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dare!

    Dare!2012

    by Erin Frankel

    (144)

    Summary: Told from a bystander's perspective, Jayla sees that Luisa has become the class bully's new target, but she doesn't dare stand up to the bully for fear of being bullied.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J302.3 FRA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Do you have a secret?

    Do you have a secret?2005

    by Jennifer Moore-Mallinos

    (162)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E MOORE-MALLINOS

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dude, that's rude! : (get some manners)

    Dude, that's rude! : (get some manners)2007

    by Pamela Espeland

    Series: Laugh & Learn

    (269)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J395.122 ESP

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • E is for ethics : how to talk to kids about morals, values, and what matters most by

    E is for ethics : how to talk to kids about morals, values, and what matters most by2010

    by Ian James Corlett

    (67)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 170.44 COR

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Family time story devotions

    Family time story devotions1992

    by Eldon Weisheit

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 249 WEI

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Games babies play : from birth to twelve months

    Games babies play : from birth to twelve months1993

    by Vicki Lansky

    (44)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.5 LAN

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Getting ready to read : independent phonemic awareness centers for emergent readers

    Getting ready to read : independent phonemic awareness centers for emergent readers2002

    by Jo Fitzpatrick

    (5)

    Summary: "Getting ready to read directly addresses the phonological needs of preschool students, emergent readers, and English-language learners. The center activities in this book help children learn how to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 372.41 FIT

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Good-bye bully machine

    Good-bye bully machine2009

    by Debbie Fox

    (8)

    Summary: Kids learn what bullying is, why it hurts, and what they can do to end it with this fresh, compelling book including contemporary collage art, lively layout, and straightforward text.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J371.78 FOX

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Good friends are hard to find : help your child find, make, and keep friends

    Good friends are hard to find : help your child find, make, and keep friends1996

    by Fred H Frankel

    (54)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 302.34 FRA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gram's song

    Gram's song2003

    by Karyn Henley

    (4)

    Summary: Anthony enjoys spending time with his grandmother, so when she dies he is sad until his mother tells him that Gram is now with Jesus, and reminds him of the treasures she left him, including her special song.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E HENLEY

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Honey for a teen's heart : using books to communicate with teens

    Honey for a teen's heart : using books to communicate with teens2002

    by Gladys M Hunt

    (269)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 028.5 HUN

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • How full is your bucket? : for kids

    How full is your bucket? : for kids2009

    by Tom Rath

    (2,440)

    Summary: When Felix wakes up one morning, he finds an invisible bucket floating overhead. A rotten morning threatens his mood--and his bucket--drop by drop. Can Felix discover how to refill his bucket before it's completely empty?

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E RATH

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I can play it safe

    I can play it safe2008

    by Alison Feigh

    (44)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J613.6 FEI

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I know the world's worst secret : a child's book about living with an alcoholic parent

    I know the world's worst secret : a child's book about living with an alcoholic parent1987

    by Doris Sanford

    (7)

    Summary: Elizabeth, the daughter of an alcoholic mother, tries to carry the burden of taking care of the family. Includes guidelines for adults to help children of alcoholics.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E SANFORD

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The kids' guide to working out conflicts : how to keep cool, stay safe, and get along

    The kids' guide to working out conflicts : how to keep cool, stay safe, and get along2004

    by Naomi Drew

    (14)

    Summary: Describes common forms of conflict, the reasons behind conflicts, and various positive ways to deal with and defuse tough situations at school, at home, and in the community without getting physical.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J303.69 DRE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mad isn't bad : a child's book about anger

    Mad isn't bad : a child's book about anger1999

    by Michaelene Mundy

    (81)

    Summary: Describes some things that can make you and and ways to deal with these feelings, as well as what not to do.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J152.47 MUN

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Mister Rogers parenting book : helping to understand your young child

    The Mister Rogers parenting book : helping to understand your young child2002

    by Fred Rogers

    (174)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.123 ROG

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mister Rogers' playtime : encourage your child to create, explore, and pretend with dozens of easy-to-do activities

    Mister Rogers' playtime : encourage your child to create, explore, and pretend with dozens of easy-to-do activities2001

    by Fred Rogers

    (40)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.51 ROG

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • My grandfather's house

    My grandfather's house1996

    by Bruce Coville

    (14)

    Summary: When the child feels the cool, smooth fingers of his dead grandfather, he finally understands that Grandpa no longer lives in the house which was his body.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E COVILLE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • On the wings of a butterfly : a story about life and death

    On the wings of a butterfly : a story about life and death1992

    by Marilyn J Maple

    (2)

    Summary: This is the gentle, honest story of Lisa, a child dying of cancer, who finds comfort and support in her friendship with a caterpillar preparing for transformation into a monarch butterfly.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E MAPLE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Peer pressure : deal with it without losing your cool

    Peer pressure : deal with it without losing your cool2004

    by Elaine Slavens

    (2)

    Summary: Provides illustrations and instructions for dealing effectively with peer pressure.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J303.327 SLA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The purple balloon

    The purple balloon2007

    by Christopher Raschka

    (277)

    Summary: Easy-to-read text reveals that dying is hard work, for the old and especially the young, and how good it is that so many people help when a person dies, from medical staff to clergy and friends to family members.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E RASCHKA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A quilt for Elizabeth

    A quilt for Elizabeth1992

    by Benette W Tiffault

    (1)

    Summary: When Elizabeth's father dies, her grandmother and she make a quilt that is full of memories for them both.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E TIFFAULT

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Raise your child's social IQ : stepping stones to people skills for kids

    Raise your child's social IQ : stepping stones to people skills for kids2000

    by Cathi Cohen

    (60)

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 649.1 COH

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ready, set, preschool! : stories, poems, and picture games, with an educational guide for parents

    Ready, set, preschool! : stories, poems, and picture games, with an educational guide for parents2005

    by Anna Jane Hays

    (15)

    Summary: A collection of simple stories, poems, and picture games designed to prepare children for preschool.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E HAYS

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The right touch : a read aloud story to help prevent child sexual abuse

    The right touch : a read aloud story to help prevent child sexual abuse1997

    by Sandy Kleven

    (100)

    Summary: As a way of teaching her little boy about sexual abuse, a mother tells him the story of a child who was lured into the neighbor's house to see some non-existent kittens.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT E KLEVEN

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Six ways to keep the

    Six ways to keep the "good" in your boy2012

    by Dannah Gresh

    (393)

    Summary: Presents guidelines for mothers of young boys to help them maintain proper morals and values, focusing on protecting them from negative influences and guiding them to a life for God.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 248.845 GRE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Six ways to keep the

    Six ways to keep the "little" in your girl2010

    by Dannah Gresh

    (924)

    Summary: Author, speaker, and creator of Secret Keeper Girl live events and resources--shares six easy ways to help your daughter grow up to be confident, emotionally healthy, and strong in her faith"--Page 4 of cover.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 248.843 GRE

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Teaching kids to care : nurturing character and compassion

    Teaching kids to care : nurturing character and compassion2007

    (5)

    Summary: "In Teaching Kids to Care, the award-winning Kids Korps founders present parents with unique methods and concepts that cultivate caring and compassion in children. By focusing on the five caring...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 241.4 TEA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Thirty million words : building a child's brain : tune in, talk more, take turns

    Thirty million words : building a child's brain : tune in, talk more, take turns2015

    by Dana Suskind

    (2,800)

    Summary: "The founder and director of the Thirty Million Words Initiative, Professor Dana Suskind, explains why the most important--and astoundingly simple--thing you can do for your child's future success in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT 612.82 SUS

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tough!

    Tough!2012

    by Erin Frankel

    (139)

    Summary: Told from the bully's perspective, Sam doesn't feel she is bullying people, until she realizes that the others think she is mean.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J302.3 FRA

    Location: Parent Collection

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Art In the Barn
    Friday, October 21st, 2022
    5:30pm-8:30pm

    An exhibition of works by local artists, live music, and appetizers, wine, and craft beer are included with the $20 admission to this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library.

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