On Becoming Preteen Wise
Parenting your Child From Eight to Twelve YearsBook - 2000
"...you face the challenge of two transitions: your child's and your own. Suddenly he's sensitive. More independent. She's changing physically. Questioning...and often finding answers on her own. You discover active listening and personal influence work better than parental dictates. You feel responsible to train in new areas--like sexuality, morality, relationships, and life. But how? It seems you need widom to build trust and communication with your middle-years child before the day he or she launches into the teenage years. ...Clear strategies for parenting your pre-adolescent, offering effective ways to insulate him or her from peer "groupthink." It's essential information for all parents seeking harmony at home, non-rebellious teen years, and a future friendship with their grown child."--Publisher.