The Warrior Method: A Program for Rearing Healthy Black Boys (Oct., $25) by Raymond A. Winbush is based on a model from the Poro Societies of West Africa, where young men are taken by the men the village and taught how to live as responsible adults. Ad/promo.
John Rosemond's New Parent Power! (Nov., $24.95) by John Rosemond presents the family psychologist's philosophy and methodology from the original Parent Power!35,000 first printing. Ad/promo.
Best Friends, Worst Enemies: Understanding the Social Lives of Children (Sept., $24.95) by Michael Thompson and Catherine O'Neill Grace with Lawrence J. Cohen examines the intricacies of children's friendships. Advertising. 12-city author tour.
Secrets of the Baby Whisperer for Toddlers (Feb., $23) by Tracy Hogg with Melinda Blau. The authors of Secrets of the Baby Whisperer take parents to the next step. Advertising. 20-city author tour.
Slow Down, So I Can Tell You I Love You: A Handbook for Parents of Children with AD/HD (Oct., $21.95) by Tammy Young outlines "spiritual parenting" methods--loving and effective ways for parents to handle a complex problem.
Fun with Mommy and Me: Over 300 Together-Time Activities for You and Your Child, Birth to Age Five (Sept., $25.95) by Cindy Bunin Nurik with Jane Schonberger shows how to nurture children's emotional, physical, social and intellectual growth. Ad/promo. Author appearances. Children's BOMC main selection.
Parent School: Simple Lessons from the Leading Experts on Being a Mom and Dad (Dec., $21.95), compiled by Jerry and Lorin Biederman; collects 79 examples on how to rear good children.
Parents Under Siege: Why You Are the Solution, Not the Problem, in Your Child's Life (Sept., $24) by James Garbarino and Claire Bedard explains how parents can become stronger forces in their children's lives. Author tour.
Yes, Your Teen Is Crazy! Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind (Sept., $19.95) by Michael Bradley supports parents through the turmoil of their children's teen years. Author tour.
About Face (Nov., $19.95), conceived by Cindy Crawford, written by Ellen Schecter. Supermodel Crawford and her son, Presley, show parents and toddlers how to speak through smiles, frowns and funny facial expressions. 50,000 first printing. Ad/promo. 15-city TV satellite tour.
Unglued & Tattooed (Sept., $21.95) by Sara Trollinger with Mike Yorkey. The founder of the House of Hope offers streetwise advice for today's parents and their teens.
The Four-Thirds Solution: Solving the Child Care Crisis in America Today (Oct., $25) by Stanley I. Greenspan. A leading child psychiatrist reveals how parents can nurture and raise young children while maintaining their working lives. A Merloyd Lawrence book.
Having Faith: An Ecologist's Journey to Motherhood (Oct., $26) by Sandra Steingraber is a call to arms on environmental hazards that threaten development.
The Art of Expecting: Simple Ways to Make Room for the Future (Feb., $TBA) by Veronique Vienne, photos by Jeanne Lipsey, combines sage advice for new and expecting parents with evocative photography.
Love Makes a Family ICK! (Sept., $16.95) by Roma Downey, illus. by Justine Gasquet. The star of Touched by an Angel shares a tale about single-parent families. 100,000 first printing. Ad/promo. Author appearances. 50-city radio campaign.
Total Health for Kids: Your A-to-Z Guide to Inspiring a Lifetime of Healthy Habits (Sept., $25) by Marilu Henner offers a fresh vision to counter our culture dominated by junk food, inactivity and childhood health problems. 100,000 first printing. Ad/promo. Author appearances. 15-city TV satellite tour.
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Parenting Your Out-of-Control Teenager: Seven Steps to Reestablish Authority and Reclaim Love (Nov., $24.95) by Scott P. Sells offers advice to parents of troubled teens.
Go to Sleep, Baby Child (Nov., $18.95). This gift book features more than 50 lullabies and an audio CD. 25,000 first printing.
Bringing Up Boys (Nov., $22.99) by James Dobson. The author of Dare to Discipline outlines how to shape the character of boys. Ad/promo.
Volume 248 Issue 33 08/13/2001
Fall 2001 Hardcovers: Childcare & Parenting