New Year, New You

With a brand new year stretching ahead, January is the perfect time to reset parenting expectations. 2017 is a fresh start so give yourself permission to ponder how to parent in the new year.

With a brand new year stretching ahead, January is the perfect time to reset parenting expectations. 2017 is a fresh start so give yourself permission to ponder how to parent in the new year. Take time to check with yourself. What would you change? What would you want to continue doing?

Bibliomotion has new parenting books to help you navigate raising children in the increasingly technologically-driven world.

  • Screenwise

    Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in Their Digital World, 1st Edition

    By Devorah Heitner

    Screenwise offers a realistic and optimistic perspective on how to thoughtfully guide kids in the digital age. Many parents feel that their kids are addicted, detached, or distracted because of their digital devices. Media expert Devorah Heitner, however, believes that technology offers huge…

    Paperback – 2016-10-13
    Routledge

  • Sex, College, and Social Media

    A Commonsense Guide to Navigating the Hookup Culture, 1st Edition

    By Cindy Pierce

    Sex in college has never been simple. And with modern technology, the rising rates of sexual assault and STDs, and an increasingly ambiguous hookup culture, it is getting ever more complex.  Sex, College, and Social Media: A Commonsense Guide to Navigating the Hookup Culture is a compassionate…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    Routledge

  • Straight Talk on Parenting

    A No-Nonsense Approach on How to Grow a Grown-Up, 1st Edition

    By Vicki Hoefle

    Parents these days are under a great deal of pressure to be "perfect." From psychologists to social scientists, journalists to weekend bloggers, everyone has an opinion about the do's and don'ts for raising healthy, well-adjusted--and let's not forget, polite--children in today's fast-paced world.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-14
    Routledge

  • Media Moms & Digital Dads

    A Fact-Not-Fear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Yalda T Uhls

    Is social media ruining our kids? How much Internet activity is too much? What do FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), sexting, and selfies mean for teens? Are you curious about what research says about how media and technology are affecting childhood? Supported by academic research focused on technology,…

    Paperback – 2015-11-19
    Routledge

  • Sexploitation

    Helping Kids Develop Healthy Sexuality in a Porn-Driven World, 1st Edition

    By Cindy Pierce

    As surprising as it may be to parents, young people today are immersed in porn culture everywhere they look. Through Internet porn, gaming, social media, marketing, and advertising, kids today have a much broader view of social and sexual possibilities, which makes it difficult for them to…

    Paperback – 2015-11-05
    Routledge

  • Angst of Adolescence

    How to Parent Your Teen and Live to Laugh About It, 1st Edition

    By Sara Villanueva

    Being a good parent is one of the most difficult, yet most rewarding, jobs a person can have in his or her lifetime. Being the parent of a teen is an especially daunting phase of the journey. As parents begin to notice the significant changes that come with adolescence (physical changes brought…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22
    Routledge

  • Middle School Makeover

    Improving the Way You and Your Child Experience the Middle School Years, 1st Edition

    By Michelle Icard

    Middle School Makeover is a guide for parents and educators to help the tweens in their lives navigate the socially fraught hallways, gyms, and cafeterias of middle school. The book helps parents, teachers, and other adults in middle school settings to understand the social dilemmas and other…

    Paperback – 2014-05-13
    Routledge

  • Minimalist Parenting

    Enjoy Modern Family Life More by Doing Less, 1st Edition

    By Christine K. Koh, Asha Dornfest

    We're in the midst of a parenting climate that feeds on more. More expert advice, more gear, more fear about competition and safety, and more choices to make about education, nutrition, even entertainment. The result? Overwhelmed, confused parents and overscheduled, overparented kids. In MINIMALIST…

    Paperback – 2013-04-01
    Routledge

  • Duct Tape Parenting

    A Less is More Approach to Raising Respectful, Responsible and Resilient Kids, 1st Edition

    By Vicki Hoefle, Alex Kajitani

    There's a new set of 3Rs for our kids-respect, responsibility, and resilience-to better prepare them for life in the real world. Once developed, these skills let kids take charge, and let parents step back, to the benefit of all. Casting hover mothers and helicopter parents aside, Vicki Hoefle…

    Paperback – 2012-09-06
    Routledge