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A Child Called It
A Child Called It
by Dave Pelzer
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This book chronicles the unforgettable account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played... (read more)

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A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness
A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness
by Dave Pelzer
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A Man Named Dave, which has sold over 1 million copies, is the gripping conclusion to Dave Pelzer’s inspirational and New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Child Called "It" and The Lost Boy. "All those years you... (read more)

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Turning Stones (98 Edition)
Turning Stones (98 Edition)
by Marc Parent
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No Dragons for Tea: Fire Safety for Kids (and Dragons)
No Dragons for Tea: Fire Safety for Kids (and Dragons)
by Jean Pendziwol
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While out for a walk with her mom, a little girl has the surprise of her life -- she meets a real, live, fire-breathing dragon Now this dragon is nothing to be afraid of -- in fact, he's so friendly that she invites him home for tea. But their afternoon... (read more)

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Bully: An Action Plan for Teachers and Parents to Combat the Bullying Crisis
Bully: An Action Plan for Teachers and Parents to Combat the Bullying Crisis
by Lee Hirsch
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A companion book to the acclaimed documentary film that inspired a national conversation, BULLY is packed with information and resources for teachers, parents, and anyone who cares about the more than 13 million children who will be bullied in the... (read more)

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Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse
Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse
by Caren Adams
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The sexual abuse of a child creates a devastating family crisis. Parents want to know what to do and say to help their child, both immediately and in the long term. Helping your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse offers practical guidance for parents who... (read more)

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Bullying Solutions: Learn to Overcome from Real Case Studies
Bullying Solutions: Learn to Overcome from Real Case Studies
by Michael Carpenter
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It has been said that "knowledge is power." In instances of bullying, knowledge of how others dealt with the problem can be an empowering tool for someone in a similar situation. Bullying Solutions compiles more than 40 real-life examples of various... (read more)

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My Body Belongs to Me: A Book about Body Safety
My Body Belongs to Me: A Book about Body Safety
by Jill Starishevsky
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Without being taught about body boundaries, a child may be too young to understand when abuse is happeningandmdash;or that itandrsquo;s wrong. This straightforward, gentle book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel,... (read more)

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Sickened: The Memoir of a Munchausen by Proxy Childhood
Sickened: The Memoir of a Munchausen by Proxy Childhood
by Julie Gregory
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A young girl is perched on the cold chrome of yet another doctor?s examining table, missing yet another day of school. Just twelve, she?s tall, skinny, and weak. It?s four o?clock, and she hasn?t been allowed to eat anything all day. Her mother, on the... (read more)

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Bullying No More: Understanding and Preventing Bullying
Bullying No More: Understanding and Preventing Bullying
by Kimberly Mason
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Bullying among children today is a prevalent issue that can lead to tragic results. No parent wants to learn his or her child is involved in this type of behavior, but sadly, in the most heartbreaking cases of bullying, many parents never realized the... (read more)

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The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander: From Preschool to Highschool--How Parents and Teachers Can Help Break the Cycle (Updated Edition)
The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander: From Preschool to Highschool--How Parents and Teachers Can Help Break the Cycle (Updated Edition)
by Barbara Coloroso
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It's the deadliest combination going: bullies who terrorize, bullied kids who are afraid to tell, bystanders who watch, and adults who see the incidents as a normal part of childhood. All it takes to understand that this is a recipe for tragedy is a... (read more)

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15 Ways to Zap a Bully!
15 Ways to Zap a Bully!
by Jackie Humans
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When bullies are unable to upset their targets it takes the fun out of bullying. 15 Ways to ZAP a Bully illustrates simple techniques, such as how to find a buddy to hang out with, and how to make ignoring the bully easier, and progressing to more... (read more)

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Loving Touches: A Book for Children about Positive, Caring Kinds of Touching
Loving Touches: A Book for Children about Positive, Caring Kinds of Touching
by Lory Freeman
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Truly loving touches are as important to all of us as food and warmth. This gentle book helps children understand the kinds of touches they need, how to ask for a hug, a kiss or a lap to sit on, and how to respect other people's bodies. Includes people... (read more)

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Child Safety
Child Safety
by Miriam Bacha Settle
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You're no idiot, of course. Now that you have an infant or young child, you know that every still-hot stovetop, unlocked cabinet, or un-gated stairway becomes an invitation to explore-- and a disaster waiting to happen. But when it comes to all but the... (read more)

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Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill: A Call to Action Against TV Movie and Video Game Violence
Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill: A Call to Action Against TV Movie and Video Game Violence
by Dave Grossman
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There is perhaps no bigger or more important issue in America at present than youth violence. Columbine, Sandy Hook, Aurora: We know them all too well, and for all the wrong reasons: kids, some as young as eleven years old, taking up arms and, with... (read more)

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Terrorism and Kids: Comforting Your Child
Terrorism and Kids: Comforting Your Child
by Fern Reiss
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A wonderful resource for parents and teachers in answering children's questions and comforting their fears about terrorism. When children learn about terrorism, they're scared for their safety and their world--and full of difficult questions. This... (read more)

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To Catch a Predator: Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home
To Catch a Predator: Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home
by Chris Hansen
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An urgently needed primer on how to protect kids from the increasing threat of online predators  Over 40 million Americans have seen Datelines ongoing popular series To Catch a Predator, which has caught over two hundred potential child... (read more)

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Do Kangaroos Wear Seatbelts?
Do Kangaroos Wear Seatbelts?
by Kurtz
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This warm and whimsical picture book opens with a little boy eagerly anticipating a trip to the zoo as his mother straps him into his car seat. Like most toddlers, he would rather run free than wear a seat belt, ride in a stroller, hold Mommy's hand, or... (read more)

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The Other Parent: The Inside Story of the Media's Effect on Our Children
The Other Parent: The Inside Story of the Media's Effect on Our Children
by James P Steyer
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There's a stranger in your house. Every day your children are bombarded by images of sex, commercialism, and violence -- right in your own home. Kids spend more time each week with media than they do with their parents or teachers, and they learn about... (read more)

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Safe Kids, Smart Parents: What Parents Need to Know to Keep Their Children Safe
Safe Kids, Smart Parents: What Parents Need to Know to Keep Their Children Safe
by Rebecca Bailey
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Leading family psychologist and personal therapist to Jaycee Dugard, Rebecca Bailey tells parents how to keep their children safe in this accessible, must-have guidebook, with a foreword by Terry Probyn, Jaycee's mother. The acclaimed family psychologist,... (read more)

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