Cribsheet: a Data Driven Guide to Better, Emily Oster
An economist’s data-driven guide to the early years of parenting. Informative and entertaining, Oster debunks myths and offers the fact-based reality around everything from language acquisition to potty training.
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting, Pamela Druckerman
The bestseller that sparked a national debate on parenting. This book exposes the secrets behind France’s amazingly well-behaved children with charm and wisdom.
Diaper Dude: The Ultimate Dad’s Guide to Surviving the First Two Years, Chris Peluga
A humorous and easy-to-read resource for new dads stuffed with useful information, hilarious anecdotes, tidbits of psychology and science, and engaging sidebars.
Wow in the World
Wow in the World is a goofball science podcast packed with as much comedy as information. It takes serious scientific inquiries and makes learning fun – even for parents. It is produced by NPR. Free on Apple.
Just Like Me, Vanessa Brantley-Newton
Mini-stories about girls of all kinds told with vibrant illustrations and lively poetry. This uplifting book covers themes of friendship, diversity and self-esteem and invites young readers to find themselves within its pages.
The Fate of Fausto, Oliver Jeffers
A beautiful modern-day fable that cautions greed and entitlement. Jeffers tale combines whimsical illustrations with powerful prose to create a story that will touch the hearts of adults and children alike.
The Box Turtle, Vanessa Roeder
A sweet story about staying true to yourself, starring a turtle who uses a cardboard box as a shell. Born without a shell, Terrance is quite content with his cardboard box replacement until another turtle makes him doubt its worth.
TeachMe is a wonderful educational app which teaches colours, shapes, numbers and phonics. It then progresses to Kindergarten and up to Year 3. $0.99 each or $7.99 for the bundle. You can choose a US or a UK accent.
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