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Lending Library

Our Lending Library includes books on parenting and child development, as well as related books that we hope you will find helpful in your parenting journey. We have them listed here for your convenience, but please come in to the RCSC and check them out in person!

Lending Library

GENRE AUTHOR YEAR TITLE

Adolescence

 

American Girl

1998

The Care & Keeping of You

Adolescence

Dendy, Chris

1995

Teenager's with ADD: A Parent's Guide

Adolescence

Belge, Kathy

2011

QUEER: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens

Adolescence

Berman, Laura

2009

Talking to Your Kids about Sex

Adolescence

Bradley, Michael

2003

Yes, Your Teen is Crazy

Adolescence

Duncan, Kenisha

2010

Sexting 101

Adolescence

Giannetti, Charlene

1997

The Rollercoaster Years

Adolescence

Harris, Robie

2009

It's Perfectly Normal

Adolescence

Hartley-Brewer, Elizabeth

2005

Talking to Tweens

Adolescence

Kilpatrick, Haley

2012

The Drama Years

Adolescence

Koplewicz, Harold

2002

More than Moody

Adolescence

Leary, George

2012

What's Wrong with My Kid

Adolescence

Leman, Kevin

2011

Have a New Teenager by Friday

Adolescence

Machoian, Lisa

2005

The Disappearing Girl

Adolescence

Phelan, Tomas

2012

Surviving Your Adolescents

Adolescence

Richardson, Justin

2003

Everything you Never Wanted your Kids to Know about Sex

Adolescence

Sells, Scott

2001

Parenting Your Out-of-Control Teenager

Adolescence

Weiss, Robin Elise

2008

The Everything Guide to Raising Adolescent Boys

Adolescence

Wolf, Anthony

2002

Get Out of My Life: Guide to the New Teenager

Activities/Games

Aist, Jennifer

2010

Babes in the Woods

Activities/Games

Bany-Winters, Lisa

2006

Family Fun Night

Activities/Games

Better Homes & Gardens

1997

More Incredibly Awesome Crafts for Kids

Activities/Games

Better Homes & Gardens

2002

Crafts for Little Kids

Activities/Games

Bogdany, Melissa

2004

Preschooler Playtime

Activities/Games

Castleforte, Brian

2010

Papertoy Monsters

Activities/Games

Cico Kids

2011

My First Origami Book

Activities/Games

Cobb, Vicki

2008

We Dare You

Activities/Games

Cook, Julia

2006

My Mouth is a Volcano

Activities/Games

Frommherz, Andrea

2003

The Wonders of Trees: Nature Activities for Children

Activities/Games

Glenn, Joshua

2012

UNBORED: The Essential Field Guilde to Serious Fun

Activities/Games

Johnson, Anne

1993

Cat's Cradle: A Book of String Figures

Activities/Games

Kite, L. Patricia

1995

Gardening Wizardry for Kids

Activities/Games

Kuffner, Trish

1998

The Preshooler's Busy Book

Activities/Games

Kuffner, Trish

1999

The Toddler's Busy Book

Activities/Games

Maynard, Chris

2001

Science Fun at Home

Activities/Games

Nix, Nelle

2009

Out & About with Kids

Activities/Games

Pagliasotti, Sarah

2011

Fun with the Family in Oregon

Activities/Games

Steelsmith, Shari

1995

Peekaboo and Other Games to Play with Your Baby

Activities/Games

Ward, Jennifer

2008

I Love Dirt!

Activities/Games

Ward, Jennifer

2008

I Love Dirt!

Behavior & Discipline

Cook, Julia

2012

Teamwork Isn't my Thing, and I Don't Share!

Behavior & Discipline

Day, Jerry R.

2007

How to Raise Kids You Want to Keep

Behavior & Discipline

Kinnell, Gretchen

2008

No Biting 2nd edition

Behavior & Discipline

Kohn, Alfie

2005

Unconditional Parenting: A Provocative Challenge to the Conventional Wisdom about Discipline

Behavior & Discipline

Phelan, Thomas

2010

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12

Behavior & Discipline

Schafer, Alyson

2009

Honey, I Wrecked the Kids

Behavior & Discipline

Smith, Michelle

2010

Toddler ABC Guide to Discipline

Behavior & Discipline

Verdick, Elizabeth

2002

How to Take the Grrr Out of Anger (Laugh & Learn)

Budgeting/Finance

Bach, David

1999

Smart Women Finish Rich

Budgeting/Finance

Godfrey, Neale

1994

Money Doesn't Grow on Trees

Budgeting/Finance

Gordon, Rachel

2010

Point, Click, and Save

Budgeting/Finance

Paine, Crystal

2012

The Money Saving Mom's Budget

Budgeting/Finance

Ramsey, Dave

2003

The Total Money Makeover

Budgeting/Finance

Reynolds, Susan

2009

The 250 Personal Finance Questions for Single Mothers

Budgeting/Finance

Stouffer, Tere

2008

The Everything Budgeting Book

Cook Books

America's Test Kitchen

2012

The America's Test Kitchen Quick Family Cookbook

Cook Books

Mills, Beverly

2005

Cheap Fast Good

Cook Books

The Kids' Multicultural Cookbook

2008

The Kid's Multicultural Cookbook

Cook Books

David, Laurie

2010

The Family Dinner

Cook Books

Goldfarb, Aviva

2010

SOS! The Six O'Clock Scramble to the Rescue

Cook Books

McCord, Catherine

2012

Weelicious

Cook Books

Paleo Parents

2012

Eat Like a Dinosaur

Cook Books

Rapley, Gill

2011

The Baby-Led Weaning Cookbook

Child Care

Muscari, Ann

1989

Child Care That Works

Child Care

Thiers, Genevieve

2008

Love at First Sit: A Parent's Guide to Finding a Keeping the Perfect Sitter

Development

Harvey, Karp

2004

The Happiest Toddler on the Block

Development

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

1998

Your Child

Development

Bookout, Kim

2010

The Everything Guide to Potty Training

Development

Brazelton, T. Berry

2001

Touchpoint Birth to 3

Development

Brazelton, T. Berry

2001

Touchpoint 3 to 6

Development

Leach, Penelope

2010

Your Baby & Child From Birth to Five

Development

Lekovic, Jill

2006

Diaper-Free Before 3

Development

Murkoff, Heidi

1994

What to Expect: The Toddler Years

Development

Murkoff, Heidi

2010

What to Expect: The First Year 2nd Edition

Development

Murkoff, Heidi

2011

What to Expect: The Second Year

Development

Pantley, Elizabeth

2005

The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Development

Parent's Magazine

1998

The Parents Answer Book

Development

Raley, Gill

2010

Baby-Led Weaning

Development

Reimers, Thomas

2011

Help! There's a Toddler in the House!

Development

Rosemond, John

2010

Toilet Training without Tantrums

Development

Shelov, Steven

2009

Caring for your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5

Development

Siegel, Daniel

2011

The Whole-Brain Child

Development

Simpson, Teresa

2008

The Everything Baby Sign Language Book

Development

Van de Rijt, Hetty

2008

The Wonder Weeks

Development

Waldburger, Jennifer

2007

The Sleepeasy Solution: from Birth to Age 5

Divorce/Co-parenting

Anderson, Keith

2007

On Your Own Again

Divorce/Co-parenting

Nowinski, Joseph

2010

The Divorced Child

Divorce/Co-parenting

Pedro-Carroll, JoAnne

2010

Putting Children First

Divorce/Co-parenting

Reynolds, Lisa

2009

Still a Family

Divorce/Co-parenting

Ross, Julie

1996

Joint Custody with a Jerk

Divorce/Co-parenting

Schab, Lisa

2008

The Divorce Workbook for Children

Divorce/Co-parenting

Stolberg, Arnold

1991

Children of Divorce KidsBook

Divorce/Co-parenting

Wallerstein, Judith

2003

What About the Kids

Divorce/Co-parenting

Warshak, Richard

2010

Divorce Poison

Divorce/Co-parenting

Weimer, Tonja

2010

Thriving after Divorce

Divorce/Co-parenting

Zemmelman, Mimi

2010

Building a Parenting Agreement that Works

General Parenting

James, Oliver

2010

How Not To F*** Them Up

General Parenting

Bronson, Po

2009

NutureShock: New Thinking about Children

General Parenting

Chapman, Gary

2012

The 5 Love Languages of Children

General Parenting

Cline, Foster

2006

Parenting with Love & Logic

General Parenting

Cline, Foster

2006

Parenting Teens with Love & Logic

General Parenting

Clinton, Hillary

1996

It Takes a Village

General Parenting

Farber, Adele

2012

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen

General Parenting

Farber, Adele

2012

Siblings Without Rivalry

General Parenting

Greenberg, Gary

2004

Be Prepared: Practical Handbook for New Dads

General Parenting

Hawn, Goldie

2011

10 Mindful Minutes

General Parenting

Hughes, Daniel

2012

Brain-Based Parenting

General Parenting

McClure, Robin

2010

Parenting a Preschooler

General Parenting

Meeker, Meg

2006

Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters

General Parenting

Palmiter, David

2011

Working Parents, Thriving Families

General Parenting

Payne, Kim

2010

Simplicity Parenting

General Parenting

Robinson, Adele

2002

Advocates in Action

General Parenting

Small, Meredith

1998

Our Babies, Ourselves

Grief/Trauma

Adams, Caren

1987

Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse

Grief/Trauma

Cohen, jon

2005

Coming to Term: Uncovering the Truth about Miscarriage

Grief/Trauma

Goldman, Linda

2005

Raising Our Children to Be Resilient

Grief/Trauma

James, John

2001

When Children Grieve

Grief/Trauma

Leeuwenburgh, Erika

2008

Why Did You Die?

Grief/Trauma

Rathkey, Julia

2004

What Children Need When They Grieve

Grief/Trauma

Trozzi, Maria

1999

Talking with Children about Loss

Grief/Trauma

Vigna, Judith

1991

Saying Goodbye to Daddy

Home Improvement

Reader's Digest

1996

New Fix-It-Yourself Manual

Home Improvement

Sussman, Julie

2002

Dare to Repair

Nontraditional Families

Solomon, Andrew

2012

Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

Nontraditional Families

Brill, Stephanie

2008

The Transgender Chld

Nontraditional Families

Clunis, Merilee

2003

The Lesbian Parenting Book

Nontraditional Families

Dohrenwend, Anne

2012

Coming Around: Parenting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Kids

Nontraditional Families

Mastin, Marcus

2010

Cinderfella: My Life as a Stay-At-Home Dad

Nontraditional Families

Purvis, Karyn

2007

The Connected Child

Nontraditional Families

Rush, Sharon

2000

Loving Across the Color Line

Nontraditional Families

Smith, Jeremy

2009

The Daddy Shift

Nontraditional Families

Steinberg, Gail

2000

Inside Transracial Adoption

Nontraditional Families

Strah, David

2003

Gay Dads: A Celebration of Fatherhood

Pregnancy/Birth

American College of OBGYN

2005

Your Pregnancy & Birth

Pregnancy/Birth

Huggins, Kathleen

2007

The Nursing Mother's Guide to Weaning

Pregnancy/Birth

Luke, Barbara

2004

When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads

Pregnancy/Birth

Murkoff, Heidi

2008

What to Expect When You're Expecting

Pregnancy/Birth

Newman, Jack

2006

The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers

Pregnancy/Birth

Planck, Nina

2009

Real Food for Mother and Baby

Pregnancy/Birth

Reedman, Rory

2008

Skinny Bith Bun in the Oven

Read with Me

Winner, Michelle

2010

You are a Social Detective

Read with Me

Verdick, Elizabeth

2002

How to Take the Grrr Out of Anger (Laugh & Learn)

Read with Me

Cook, Julia

2005

My Mouth is a Volcano

Read with Me

Fadiman, Clifton

1985

The World Treasury of Children's Literature

Read with Me

Sutton, Roger

2010

A Family of Readers

Safety

Haber, Joel

2007

Bullyproof your Child for Life

Safety

Hansen, Chris

2008

To Catch a Predator

Safety

Kirsch, Steven

2012

Children, Adolescents, and Media Violence

Safety

Linn, Susan

2004

Consuming Kids

Safety

Rigby, Ken

2008

Children and Bullying

Safety

Strasburger, Victor

2009

Children, Adolescents, and the Media

Single Parenting

Baird, Criag

2011

A Complete Guide for Single Dads

Single Parenting

Engber, Andrea

2006

The Complete Single Mother

Single Parenting

Fisher, Ellie

2005

Mom, There's a Man in the Kitchen and He's Wearing your Robe

Single Parenting

Fisher, Ellie

2008

Dating for Dads

Single Parenting

Noel, Brook

1998

The Single Parent Resource

Single Parenting

Passley, Josef

2006

Single Parenting in the 21st Century and Beyond

Single Parenting

Rayles, Renee

2008

The Super, Sexy, Single Mom on a Budget

Single Parenting

Nelsen, Jane

1999

Positive Discipline for Single Parents

Single Parenting

Reid-Matchett, Kimm

2010

Raise 'em Right: Positive Parenting for Single Mothers

Single Parenting

Williams, Cathleen

2010

Single Mother the New Father

Special Needs

Cooper-Kahn, Joyce

2008

Late, Lost, and Unprepared

Special Needs

Ferber, Richard

2006

Solve your Child's Sleep Problems

Special Needs

Greene, Ross

1998

The Explosive Child

Special Needs

Hallowell, Edward

1994

Driven to Distraction

Special Needs

Hinshaw, Stephen P.

1994

Attention Deficits and Hyperactivity in Children

Special Needs

Kranowitz, Carol

2003

The out-of-Sync Child Has Fun

Special Needs

Kurcinka, Mary

2006

Raising Your Spirited Child

Special Needs

Lederman, Judith

2009

The Ups and Downs of Raising a Bipolar Child

Special Needs

Monastra, Vincent

2005

Parenting Children with ADHD

Special Needs

Morris, Lisa

1989

Creative Play Activities for Children with Disabilities

Special Needs

Notbohm, Ellen

2010

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching & Raising Children with Autism or Asperger's

Special Needs

Papolos, Demitri

2006

The Bipolar Child

Special Needs

Simon, Lizzie

2002

Detour: My Bipolar Road Trip in 4-D

Special Needs

Hames, Annette

1995

Special Brothers and Sisters

Special Needs

Wheeler, Maria

2007

Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or other Developmental Issues

Special Needs

Stillman, William

2010

The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Asperger's Syndrome

Stress/Wellbeing

Buron, Kari

2006

When My Worries Get Too Big!

Stress/Wellbeing

Chansky, Tamar

2004

Freeing Your Child From Anxiety

Stress/Wellbeing

Garber, Stephen

1993

Monsters Under The Bed and other childhood fears

Stress/Wellbeing

Haskins-Bookser, Laura

2006

Dreams to Reality

Stress/Wellbeing

Lite, Lori

2008

Indigo Dreams (3 CD Set)

Stress/Wellbeing

Madsen, William

2007

Collaborative Therapy with Multi-Stressed Families

Stress/Wellbeing

Pincus, Donna

2001

I Can Relax A Relaxation CD for Children

Stress/Wellbeing

Pincus, Donna

2012

Growing Up Brave: Expert Strategies for Helping your Child Overcome Fear, Stress, and Anxiety

Stress/Wellbeing

Trudeau, Renee

2008

The Mother's Guide to Self Renewal

Stress/Wellbeing

Ward, Stephanie

2009

Emotional Wellbeing of Mature Female Students with Children

Stress/Wellbeing

Wheeler, Claire

2007

10 Simple Solutions to Stress

Stress/Wellbeing

Wheeler, Claire

2007

10 Simple Solutions to Stress

Stress/Wellbeing

Hawn, Goldie

2011

10 Mindful Minutes

Learning

Levine, Mel

2002

A Mind At A Time

Learning

Levine, Mel

2003

The Myth of Laziness

Learning

Galinsky, Ellen

2010

Mind in the Making

Learning

Greenspan, Stanley

2010

The Learning Tree

Learning

Seigel, Lawrence

2011

The Complete IEP Guide

Learning

Smith, Corinne

1997

Learning Disabilities: A to Z

Learning

Wright, Peter

2011

Wrightslaw: All About IEPs

Learning

Dawson, Peg

2009

Smart but Scattered