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From contented baby to confident child: problem-solving in the first three years

From contented baby to confident child: problem-solving in the first three years

Ford, Gina

As a baby grows, so his or her routines change. Drawing upon her experience as a maternity nurse, Gina Ford advises on all the problems that parents are likely to face as an infant changes into a toddler

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Vermilion, 2000
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  • Tewkesbury – Earliest copy due back 18th June 2016

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    9929465634 649.122 Parenting Overdue (was due back 18th June 2016)


Statement of responsibility: Gina Ford
ISBN: 0091875234, 9780091875237
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 178) and index.
Physical Description: x, 182p. ; 22 cm.
Subject: Parenting.; Infants Care.; Toddlers Care.

Author note

Gina Ford is Britain's bestselling childcare author whose first publicationThe Contented Little Babyhas sold over a million copies and keeps going! With over thirty years hands-on experience as a maternity nurse, her advice and methods have been a godsend to tired, stressed parents throughout the world and have helped a generation of children go to bed on time and sleep calmly through the night. She runs a hugely popular website: and has published over twenty parenting books.

Back cover copy

How can I ensure my contented little baby becomes a contented toddler?

InThe New Contented Little Baby BookGina Ford guides parents through their baby's first year. But as your baby grows, so his or her routines and patterns change. InThe Contented Toddler YearsGina addresses the demands and needs of your growing toddler. From walking and talking, to teething and potty training, Gina offers her invaluable down-to-earth advice and insight into these crucial stages of your child's development. She also shows you how to:

deal with tantrums, sibling jealousy and food fights
build your child's self-esteem and confidence
discipline and teach them good manners
make teeth-cleaning fun and put an end to habits such as thumb-sucking and nail-biting

Thousands of parents already enjoy contented little babies thanks to Gina's expert advice. Now you can enjoy a contented toddler too!

'For an astonishing number of mothers, she has proved a saviour'Daily Telegraph