Score: 4
From 82 Ratings

We Need New Names


  • Author: NoViolet Bulawayo
  • Release Date : 2013-05-21
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 2946259 Bytes


A remarkable literary debut shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize: the unflinching and powerful story of a young girl's journey out of Zimbabwe and to America. Darling is only ten years old, and yet she must navigate a fragile and violent world. In Zimbabwe, Darling and her friends steal guavas, try to get the baby out of young Chipo's belly, and grasp at memories of Before. Before their homes were destroyed by paramilitary policemen, before the school closed, before the fathers left for dangerous jobs abroad. But Darling has a chance to escape: she has an aunt in America. She travels to this new land in search of America's famous abundance only to find that her options as an immigrant are perilously few. NoViolet Bulawayo's debut calls to mind the g...

Score: 3
From 10 Ratings

The New Basics


  • Author: Dr. Michel Cohen, M.D.
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • File Size: 1632738 Bytes


Dr. Michel Cohen, named by the New York Post as the hip, "must-have" pediatrician, has an important message for parents: Don't worry so much. In an easy-reference alphabetical format, The New Basics clearly lays out the concerns you may face as aparent and explains how to solve them -- without fuss, without stress, and without harming your child by using unnecessary medicines or interventions.With sensitivity and love, Dr. Michel describes proven techniques for keeping your children healthy and happy without driving yourself crazy. He will show you how to set positive habits for sleeping and eating and how to treat ailments early and effectively. You'll learn when antibiotics are helpful and when they can be harmful. If you're having trouble breast f...

No Hitting

No Hitting


  • Author : Karen Katz
  • Publisher : Grosset & Dunlap
  • Release Date : 2011-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 044845596X


No Hitting Book Description :

Gives examples of how young readers may channel their anger away from hitting people....

No Hitting  Henry

No Hitting Henry


  • Author : Lisa Regan
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2017-07-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780766088856


No Hitting Henry Book Description :

Children will follow Henry as he deals with his feelings of anger and his bad habit of hitting through various situations involving friends and family. His big brother Ben cheats at hide-and-seek. A group of children playing in the park leave him out of their game. His father asks him to behave while they shop. Readers are given a description of the situation, three choices, the action chosen by the character, and consequences of that choice. The interactive question-and-answer approach engages the reader in real-life situations while the charming, colorful illustrations keep the tone of the book whimsical and playful....

Hitting Hurts

Hitting Hurts


  • Author : Sarah Werkar
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-09-26
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1695825217


Hitting Hurts Book Description :

hitting hurts is a unique story written for every lovely kid out there. we agree that hands are not for hitting. in this book, the author uses a story to explain why kids should not hit. when you get a copy of no hitting because hitting hurts social story book, you will find out it covers the basics of no hitting children's book. this no hitting books for preschoolers and children explains that toddlers and kindergarten should not hit their parents, father, mother, brothers and sisters. he further enlist the activities with picture books on hitting preschoolers to take . its a fun to read story for preschoolers and toddlers out there. FROM THE AUTHOR this book is written for the child you love. i have practised at home with my chidren. at the end of ...

Double No Hit

Double No Hit


  • Author : James W. Johnson
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-01
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803271432


Double No Hit Book Description :

The average pitcher has about a .000645 chance of throwing a no-hitter. In the spring of 1938, Cincinnati Reds rookie pitcher Johnny Vander Meer pitched two, back to back. The feat has never been duplicated, which comes as no surprise to sports professionals and aficionados alike. Decade after decade, in one poll after another (from Sport magazine, Sports Illustrated, and ESPN),Vander Meer’s consecutive no-hitters turn up as one of baseball’s greatest and most untouchable achievements. Double No-Hit offers an inning-by-inning account of that historic second consecutive no-hitter accomplished during the first night game in New York City, with the Cincinnati Reds facing the Brooklyn Dodgers in Ebbets Field. James W. Johnson sets the stage and assem...

No Hitting Books For Toddlers Preschoolers and Kids

No Hitting Books For Toddlers Preschoolers and Kids


  • Author : Dale Alvin
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-01-08
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1657591697


No Hitting Books For Toddlers Preschoolers and Kids Book Description :

this no hitting books for preschoolers and toddlers isa perfect gift book for kids and parents who want to see their kids improve in behavior.give your children the power to choose and behave well. such social skill is vital for their development. happy hands are not for hitting is written from a expereince parent and teacher.hands are not for hitting . A social story no hitting books for toddlers preschoolers, kindergarten are great and helping our toddlers and kids get past this stage in life is never an easy thing. A hitting kid in kindergarten is never at rest. the reason why its so is that hitting hurts (these includes social story no biting, kicking, voices) most people. in this no hitting kids book for preschoolers, children toddlers the autho...

No Drama Discipline
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

No Drama Discipline


  • Author : Daniel J. Siegel
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2014-09-23
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345548054


No Drama Discipline Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The pioneering experts behind The Whole-Brain Child and The Yes Brain tackle the ultimate parenting challenge: discipline. “A lot of fascinating insights . . . an eye-opener worth reading.”—Parents Highlighting the fascinating link between a child’s neurological development and the way a parent reacts to misbehavior, No-Drama Discipline provides an effective, compassionate road map for dealing with tantrums, tensions, and tears—without causing a scene. Defining the true meaning of the “d” word (to instruct, not to shout or reprimand), the authors explain how to reach your child, redirect emotions, and turn a meltdown into an opportunity for growth. By doing so, the cycle of negative behavior (and punishment...

Little Dinos Don t Hit

Little Dinos Don t Hit


  • Author : Michael Dahl
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781404875333


Little Dinos Don t Hit Book Description :

Little Dino learns to use his strong hands and arms for helping instead of hitting....

Lovely Hands No Hitting Book

Lovely Hands No Hitting Book


  • Author : Rebecca Swiss
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-08-03
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1087103967


Lovely Hands No Hitting Book Book Description :

We all know that lovely hands are not for hitting . or no hitting books for toddlers preschoolers , kindergaten are great and helping our toddlers and kids get past this stage in life is never an easy thing. A hitting kid is never at rest. the reason why its so is that hitting hurts (these includes biting, kicking, voices) most people. in this no hitting kids book for preschoolers, kindergaten toddlers the author starts by sharing a story about behavioral tendencies and the effects they have on others. thinking of board books flip flap? Get this first. what does it mean? some children engage in no biting karen katz and our teeth are delicate too. this children book explains 1. why toddlers and kids must not engage in hitting or bitting loved ones 2. ...

Calm Down Time

Calm Down Time


  • Author : Elizabeth Verdick
  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-05-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 157542732X


Calm Down Time Book Description :

Every parent, caregiver—and toddler—knows the misery that comes with meltdowns and temper tantrums. Through rhythmic text and warm illustrations, this gentle, reassuring book offers toddlers simple tools to release strong feelings, express them, and calm themselves down. Children learn to use their calm-down place—a quiet space where they can cry, ask for a hug, sing to themselves, be rocked in a grown-up’s arms, talk about feelings, and breathe: “One, two, three . . . I’m calm as can be. I’m taking care of me.” After a break, toddlers will feel like new—and adults will, too. Books include tips for parents and caregivers....