Books to guide parents, teachers, librarians and counselors to the
best children's fiction for problem-solving
Books to Grow With: A Guide to Using the Best Children¹s
Fiction for Everyday Issues and Tough Challenges, by Cheryl
Coon - a comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to over 500 children's
fiction books, covering more than 100 issues kids today face.
"A massive amount of research that many parents will
benefit from. Books to Grow With should be endorsed by PTA
groups, Parent's Magazine, Gerber's, the Head Start program,
to name only a few..."
--Dr. Al Siebert, The Survivor Personality (Perigee Books
"Books to Grow With is an invaluable resource for parents
that is sensitive to the needs of different age groups, family
situations and childhood issues. I will highly recommend Books
to Grow With to my patients."
--Jennifer Trachtenberg, M.D., pediatrician and faculty
member at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Trachtenberg
has a special interest in development and behavior of children,
including children with special needs. She is a regular contributor
Lutra Press, ISBN: 0-9748025-7-3; July 2004; $17.95; 336 pages,
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"A clear and easy way to find books that deal with all
types of situations. It's so nice to find a reference book
that has multiple ways to find the right book for the right
issue. This book is one you will want to keep close by."
--Rochella Farnand, Third Grade Teacher
Chapman Elementary School
"An excellent tool. Parents, librarians, and teachers
will be delighted."
--GraceAnne A. DeCandido, lecturer in Children's Literature,