We have selected our favorite books for parents of teens. Our teenagers read current parenting books looking for ones that contained relevant, applicable advice that would work with them. Here is what they chose:
Best Books for Parents of Teens:
Get Out of My Life…. but first could you drive me and Cheryl to the mall? by Anthony E. Wolf, Ph.D
A parent’s Guide to today’s teenager. Dr. Wolf does a great job telling stories and relating advice for parents.
A shameless plug, of course our teens were happy to review this parenting book, written by a teen for teens and their parents. Traditional, and dare we say radical tips from the founder of Radical Parenting.
This book is a reassuring antidote to today’s epidemic of negative teen stereotypes, a collection of real-life, inspiring and amusing stories from the true experts – POAs, parents of adolescents. Nosering helps you stay lovingly connected with your teens while remaini
Best General Parenting Books:
This is an amazing book for parents that uses scientific studies to bust parenting myths and help give tools that actually work.
Scream Free Parenting by Jenny Runkel
ScreamFree Parenting is a new approach to parenting that parents rave about. The focus is on creating responsible, caring adults through improving your relationship with your child rather than just trying to “get them” to do the right thing. It contains universal principles, which teach parents to become the calm, cool, and connected influencers in their homes rather than trying to simply be game wardens or gate keepers.
Sacred Parenting: How Raising Children Shapes our Souls by Gary L. Thomas
Sacred Parenting is unlike any other parenting book you have ever read. This is not a “how-to” book that teaches you ways to discipline your kids or help them achieve their full potential. Instead of discussing how parents can change their kids, Sacred Parenting turns the tables and demonstrates how God uses our kids to change us.
Real Love and Real Love in Parenting by Greg Baer, M.D.
Greg Baer holds nothing back. Some of what he says might feel a little harsh, but can be a real wake up call to be REAL about our responsibilities and our role in our kids’ lives. Tweens and Teens of parents applying these principles will love the change they see in their parents and how they feel happier, receive more respect, autonomy, and skills to prepare them for a lifetime of powerfully REAL relationships and happiness.
Just Tell Me What To Say: Sensible Tips and Scripts For Perplexed Parents by Betsy Brown Braun
This book provides hands-on, just give-it-to-me-straight tools so that parents gain the skills and confidence they need to handle the sometimes challenging situations that inevitably accompany raising children ages 2-6 and beyond. Hailed by the New York Times as a “parenting guru,” Braun’s down-to-earth advice is derived from her expertise working with thousands of children (from toddlers to teens) and parents for over three decades.
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