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The Curse of the Good Girl: Q&A With Author Rachel Simmons

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Did you know that being a good girl is actually a bad thing? It's bad for self-esteem, self-expression, risk-taking and personal authority. In short, it arrests a girl's ability t...
Help your daughters avoid the trap of "good" girlhood.

Chinese Parent Amy Chua Talks Extreme Discipline and Parenting Regrets

Author Amy Chua and her family. Credit: The Penguin Press Amy Chua is getting a lot of flack these days for her parenting style, which she calls the Chinese way. It revolves around total respect for parents, heavy math and language dri...Is Chinese parenting better than American parenting? Author Amy Chua says yes, but not for every kid.

Howard Stern's Gary 'Baba Booey' Dell'Abate Has His Own Talking to Do

Gary Dell'Abate, second from left, with his sons Lucas, left, and Jackson, and his wife, Mary. Courtesy of Gary Dell'Abate
Who is Baba Booey? A quick primer for the uninitiated: Baba Booey began as a gag on "The Howard Stern Show," when radio ...
The famed radio producer's new book reveals that his life is more than just a bunch of raunchy jokes (that we think are pretty hilarious).

Katherine Ellison, Author of 'Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention,' Understands Distraction

Katherine Ellison deals with ADHD in many different ways. Credit: Nick Rozsa
You don't have to have Attention Deficit Disorder to get a lot out of "Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention," the new memoir by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Katherine...
Ellison makes a point in her book that our entire society -- this writer included -- is growing increasingly prone to distraction.

Medical Mystery Surrounding Highly-Sensitive Kids ... Solved?

This book could help in diagnosing your child's sensitivities. Courtesy of Sensory World
You have a gut feeling that something's wrong with your child: He's often cranky, confused, overwhelmed, fatigued. At times you suspect a rare illness --...

Handbook Covers Parent's Worst Case Scenarios

"See Dick Bite Jane" offers up advice for parenting problems you don't normally read about. Courtesy of Adams Media
"See Dick Bite Jane" is like no parenting advice book we've seen before. The issues author Elise Mac Adam covers are the stuf...

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