Suggested Readings

Parents often stop by the office to ask our recommendation for some helpful resources.  Check with our own library…we hope the following suggestions will prove helpful. 

Ames, Louise Bates, PhD and Frances L. Ilg. M.D. Your Four-Year Old, Wild and Wonderful.  New York: Dell, 1980. 

Ames, Louise Bates, PhD and Frances L. Ilg. M.D. Your Three -Year Old, Friend or Enemy.  New York: Dell, 1987. 

Bilmes, Jenna  Beyond Behavior Management.  St. Paul: Redleaf Press, 2004

Brazelton, T. Berry, M.D. Toddlers and Parents.  New York: Dell, 1989

Dreikurs, Rudolf and Lawrence Zukerman.  Children – The Challenge and Parent’s Guide.  New York: Dutton, 1987.

Elkind, David.  Miseducation: Preschoolers at Risk.  New York: Knopf, 1987.

Elkind, David: The Hurried Child: Growing Up Too Fast.  Reading, MA: Addison – Wesley, 1981. 

Faber, Adele and Elaine Mazlish.  How To Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk.  New York, NY: Avon Books, 1980.

Hamilton, Leslie.  Child’s Play, 200 Instant Crafts and Activities for Preschoolers.  New York, NY: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1989.

Miller, Karen.  Ages and Stages.  Telshare Publishing, 1985. 

Samalin, Nancy.  Love and Anger, the Parental Dilemma.  New York, NY: Penguin Putman, Inc., 1991. 

Schwartz, Sue, Ph.D. and Joan E. Heller Miller, Ed.M. The New Language of Toys, Teaching Communication Skills to Children with Special Needs.  Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House, Inc., 1996.

Trelease, Jim.  The Read-Aloud Handbook


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