Here at Radical Parenting we love encouraging literacy, authors and reading. We have picked some of our favorite books for parents, kids, teens and tweens.

Best Books for Parents

5 Best Books for Parents

5 Best Books for Parents of Teens

5 Best Books for Parents of Tweens and Kids

5 Best Books for New Parents

Best Books for Youth

5 Best Books for Teens

5 Best Books for Tweens

5 Best Books for Children

5 Best Books for Teen Girls

5 Best Books for Teen Boys

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Best books for parents of teens

“Do I Get My Allowance Before or After I’m Grounded?” by Vanessa Van Petten

Every parent fears “losing” their child. But in this revolutionary book, youthologist Vanessa Van Petten translates what parents want to say into what teens want to hear.

At 16, Vanessa Van Petten started her award-winning website,, in reaction to sudden friction with her parents. Today,Vanessa and more than one hundred teen contributors help thousands of parents build and maintain healthy, strong, mutually fulfilling relationships with their teenage children—by providing prescriptive advice straight from the source.

From classic fights like dating and chores to twenty-first century issues such as sexting and cyberbullying, this comprehensive book provides step-by-step guidance on every worry, including:

• Lying

• Social Networking

• School

• Peer Pressure

• Sex

• Drugs

It’s never too late to reconnect. Vanessa Van Petten helps you learn what’s really going on in your child’s life, and most importantly—understand when to put your foot down and when to let go. This book is helpful for parents with kids ages 7 to 25–the advice is timeless and can help in all parent child relationships.

It will be available in bookstores starting 8.30.11, but you can pre-order now at the following websites: (Thank you, thank you, thank you for checking it out!)