When your Child is 6 to 12: Middle childhood is the last good chance to hold your child close

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Good Books, Nov 1, 2001 - Family & Relationships - 96 pages
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     Parents have been over-run with child-rearing manuals for infants and advice for relating to teens. But little has been offered to parents whose children are in middle childhood. Here's a wise voice in the field of parenting literature, addressing the particular delights and difficulties of this stage in a child's life.

     
     We've been over-run with child-rearing manuals for infants. We've been swamped with advice for relating to teens. But little has been offered to parents whose children are in middle childhood! John. M. Drescher, a wise voice in the field of parenting literature (whose books have sold more than 400,000 copies), addresses particular delights and difficulties of this stage in a child's life.

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As a grandmother, I purchased this book to read myself and pass on to my daughter. We forget so quickly just how much of an influence we are in our grandchildrens life. When you raise your children ... Read full review

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As a grandmother, I purchased this book to read myself and pass on to my daughter. We forget so quickly just how much of an influence we are in our grandchildrens life. When you raise your children ... Read full review

Contents

Parents Last Great Opportunity
9
Characteristics of Middle Childhood
23
Guided by Imitation
41
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     John M. Drescher, Harrisonburg, Virginia, was born and grew up near Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He is married to Betty Keener and they are parents of five grown children. He has authored 28 books among which are Seven Things Children Need, If I were Starting My Family Again, Now Is the Time to Love, Spirit Fruit, When You Think You Are in Love, Meditations for the Newly Married, Why I Am a Conscientious Objector, and If We Were Starting Our Marriage Again. Drescher has written for more than 100 different magazines and journals. His books have appeared in 10 different languages. He has spoken to numerous conventions, retreats, and seminary -- particularly in the area of family life.

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