Category: Children

New PDF release: Shadow Mothers: Nannies, Au Pairs, and the Micropolitics of

By Cameron Lynne Macdonald

ISBN-10: 0520947819

ISBN-13: 9780520947818

Shadow moms shines new mild on a facet of latest motherhood frequently hidden from view: the necessity for paid childcare by means of girls returning to the group, and the advanced bonds moms forge with the “shadow mothers” they rent. Cameron Lynne Macdonald illuminates either side of an unequal and intricate dating. in keeping with in-depth interviews with expert girls and childcare providers— immigrant and American-born nannies in addition to eu au pairs—Shadow moms locates the roots of person skirmishes among moms and their childcare prone in broader cultural and social tensions. Macdonald argues that those conflicts come up from unrealistic beliefs approximately mothering and rigid occupation paths and paintings schedules, in addition to from the devaluation of paid care paintings.

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Download e-book for kindle: Seven Little Bunnies by Julie Stiegemeyer

By Julie Stiegemeyer

It’s bedtime for seven little bunnies, yet every one bunny is busy having enjoyable! Will they cease? one after the other, each one bunny will get . . . comfortable, then dozy, then drowsy, then . . . drops into mattress! smooth illustrations rendered in watercolor by way of Laura J. Bryant convey this bedtime readaloud to a quiet finishing. count number the bunnies as they nod off.

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Download e-book for iPad: Raising Bookworms: Getting Kids Reading for Pleasure and by Emma Walton Hamilton

By Emma Walton Hamilton

Elevating Bookworms deals over one hundred fifty powerfully powerful but easy suggestions to have interaction even the main reluctant reader, and to construct, hold or restoration a love of interpreting for each age variety. Readers will notice why examining is so crucial for achievement in class and in existence, tips on how to construct - or fix - the serious connection among analyzing and delight, the worth of (and concepts for) studying aloud to little ones of every age, how to define the simplest books for younger readers, solutions to commonly asked questions about developmental matters, the influence of tv and the net, and interesting older teenagers and reluctant readers, and 1000s of actions, assets, concepts and instruments for development the basis for a life-long love of analyzing.

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New PDF release: There Are Monsters In My Room

By Michael Yu

It's time to show off the lighting and say, "Goodnight," yet younger Norah isn't petrified of the darkish. in truth, she's completely prepared for any goblin or ghoul that wishes to attempt and scare her! certainly, all these monsters are bound to be scared of the entire difficult traps and trapsy methods Norah has in shop for them during this splendidly enjoyable, bedtime tale.

Another caliber little ones photograph ebook from the daddy and daughter staff of Michael and Rachel Yu.

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