Parenting Books 

Have a New Kid by Friday

Change your child’s behavior—fast!

Want a kid without the attitude? Without the behavior that makes you slink away in the grocery store and pretend you’re not the parent? A kid with character who isn’t a character? If you’re tired of defiant attitudes and power struggles with your little ankle-biters or the disrespectful hormone group, read this book and follow the simple principles, and you’ll have a new kid by Friday. Guaranteed!

Have a New Kid by Friday is your 5-day action plan—Monday through Friday—that really works! With his signature wit and commonsense psychology, internationally recognized family expert Dr. Kevin Leman reveals why your kids do what they do and what you can do about it—starting right now.

Anyone can do it. All it takes is you deciding to stand up and take charge. Want a great kid? Want to be a great parent? Then take the 5-day challenge. Someday your kid will thank you for it.


Making Children Mind without Losing Yours

We have seen the enemy… and they are small!

If anyone understands why children behave the way they do, it’s psychologist and bestselling author Dr. Kevin Leman. Equipping you with seven principles of Reality Discipline, this father of five shows you how to:

  • get kids to do what you want them to do
  • foil finicky eaters, turn off temper tantrums, and minimize sibling rivalry
  • use authority and decisiveness to show your kids you’re not a pushover
  • know when to take the little buzzards by the beak
  • set suitable allowances, curfews, and privileges
  • put yourself back in the driver’s seat

Questions at the end of each chapter, a discussion guide, and Dr. Leman’s real-life examples give you sure-fire techniques for developing a loving, no-nonsense approach for raising children. With over a million in print, you can’t go wrong with this classic and perennial bestseller.