Presents high-contrast illustrations of faces that introduce young readers to different types of people, emotions, and characteristics.
Hello Baby Cloth Books are a new addition to the Hello Baby series. This very first cloth book has deeply padded, soft-to-touch cloth pages and a crinkly cover for little hands to touch and feel. It also has a handy Velcro loop so it can be attached to buggies and cots. The high-contrast pictures and colours in this beautifully illustrated book will captivate babies' attention and stimulate their developing sight as they look at and learn the world around them.
Each page turn is an animal guessing game in this darling picture book for the youngest of readers. Who has cute orange feet and a fuzzy little tail? It's a dapper baby duck! And who has an adorable little nose and can roll up in a ball? Why, it's a sweet baby hedgehog! One by one a parade of irresistibly cute baby animals, each more impeccably clad than the last, greet readers with sweet, smiling faces. But who will say hello next? Readers will have to keep turning pages to find out!
This board book is boldly designed, easy to hold and packed full of pictures of babies (hello baby, happy baby, sad baby, quiet baby, bye bye baby).
Whether you’re a first-time parent looking for reassurance or a more experienced parent coping with a challenging child, this book can help. Tresillian Family Care Centres have been providing help to Australian families for almost a century and this book offers an indispensable guide to topics including: • Getting started as a parent • Basic care of your baby • Growth and development during the first year of life • Early brain development • Building your relationship with your baby • Infant nutrition • Sleep and settling your baby • Baby’s health and safety • Returning to work • Travelling with your baby First formed as the Royal Society for the Welfare of Mothers and Babies in 1918, Tresillian has been at the forefront of infant care ever since and Hello Baby! is the product of a great history combined with the latest research and offers essential advice to ensure the health and happiness of both baby and parent.
So much of modern motherhood is targeted at looking good, even when you feel crap, and making your baby look good, even when he or she won’t settle or feed or stop crying – all in the shortest time possible. Hello Baby! uncovers all the myths of perfection new mums see on Instagram and provides down-to-earth, no nonsense advice about everything you need to know about your baby’s first year. With casual style and a hilarious sense of humour, Heather Irvine, a psychologist and mother who works with new mums every day, acts as the friend sitting across from you in a cafe who always understands, constantly reassures, gives you the best practical pointers and shares her muffin with you. Hello Baby! is packed full of the latest information on issues that affect modern Australian mums, including: * What a mother needs to know about herself in the first few months * How to get your baby sleeping soundly * Essential tips to boost your feel-good factor * De-stress techniques like meditation and mindfulness * Managing those really dark days * Tips for bonding with your baby * Coping with mother-in-laws and post-baby friendship fluctuations * Getting the zing back into your relationship * Returning to work * Navigating social media as a new mum
This text presents a compilation of the best of ideas from a group of library science graduate students, providing creative and engaging programs geared especially for children ages 0–12. • Contains 86 storytime programs from a variety of contributors, covering children from toddler-age to pre-teen • Storytimes combine reading, poetry, song, and activities • Chapters are delineated by age group, with separate storytime themes arranged in alphabetical order
Kick-start your baby's progress in life with this brilliant source of games, exercises and ideas, all of which have been proven to improve your child's intellectual development. It uses cutting-edge research, delivered by an author team which includes a leading child psychologist and a mother of two, to give you unparalleled insight into the miracle of your baby's mind and what really works to enhance it (and what doesn't). There are hundreds of 'brain training' games for you to try out with your baby, boosting everything from their language to their physical development, in a book which is fun, but stress-free, and essential reading for any and every parent interested in self-development - both their own and that of their children.
This bright and bold buggy book is perfect to keep the baby on the move entertained. Each spread features happy faces baby can smile at and a mirror on the last page. This beautiful book is part of the innovative and award-winning Baby Touch range, designed to stimulate growing minds in the developmental steps from birth. Perfect for parent and baby to enjoy together. Visit Baby Touch online to see all the books in the series
In a story set against the backdrop of Dublin in 1915, two boys who meet at the local swimming hole plan to swim to an island in Dublin Bay the following Easter, but their plans coincide with the Easter uprising--a historic rebellion that changes their li
Having been stood up at the church, Ginny is hurt, furious, heart broken and refuses to listen to Terry's excuse. The best cure for an angry, jilted bride is to go on the planned honeymoon cruise to Hawaii by herself and let the would be groom foot the expense. Hearing about her plans the groom joins her on the ship--and finds an angry jilted bride ready to throw him over board. Unable to obtain a second cabin twin beds are set up in the honeymoon suite and the honeymoon from hell begins.
The headline of theVarietyextra on October 27, 1926, proclaimed "Vitaphone Thrills L. A.!" Vitaphone, a subsidiary of Warner Bros. formed in association with Western Electric, was one of the major producers of talkies, even though its sound-on-disc technology barely lasted four years. The Vitaphone features and shorts that have survived intact, or have been carefully restored, preserve much of show business history that might have been lost with the advancements in movie making. This book is a catalogue of Vitaphone features and shorts. The first section lists the features and shorts by release number. The New York productions (1926ndash;1940) are listed first, followed by the West Coast productions (1927ndash;1970). For shorts, the following particulars, if known and if applicable, are given: title, alternate title(s), instrumental and vocal selections performed on screen, composer(s) and performers of instrumental and vocal selections, release date and synopsis of the film, names of major cast members and directors, set information if two or fewer sets were used, and the amount paid to early performers. For features, entries list release dates, genre, and major cast members. The section on performers include only those who appeared in shorts, listing dates and places of birth if known.
This is the first of a trilogy based on the struggles of the game that most people dont know about and the cold-hearted streets of Duval County, Florida. With the trials and tribulations of Freeze, Slim, and Bat Man, will they win, or will they lose their chess match with the reaper? Will they make it out of the game, or will the reaper make the last move?
The most comprehensive single-volume guide to children's health offers valuable, easy-to-access information on symptons, causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a host of ailments, diseases, and disorders.
This student textbook matches the mandatory units and key skills of the GNVQ in Health and Social Care qualification, advanced level. This revised edition contains information on key areas. Chapters and sub-chapters match the headings in the AVCE specifications, to ensure students find their way easily through the book. Every chapter contains case studies about real organizations, so that students can see how the theory they are learning is used every day in the real world.
Love Stories the Relationships of four Women is my first book. I love it! It was not what I had in mind when I sat down at Letha, my nieces kitchen table to write. When I put my fingers to the keys of my second hand computer back in 2006, the book that I had planned to write was about my trials and tribulations during the death of my boys. This book is a Romance novel about four girlfriends and their relationships. On these pages you will experience the Love, Laughter, hurt and betrayal and a unique way that they go about living life. These women are so close to my heart that I wish that they were real. They experience real life ups and downs and they help each other get through them. The closeness of their friendships is something I can relate too. I grew up with a half dozen close relationships with my cousins and girlfriends. So get ready for a treat. Pour yourself a cup of coffee, tea or a cold glass of lemonade and sit down and get comfortable as you prepare to go on a journey with them. Hey you just might discover that its yours. From My heart to yours, Cordelia