How to Talk to Kids So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish

How to Talk to Kids So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

Written by Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish

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This title is the MUMSNET best parenting book and we as parents agree. Using innovative ways to solve common problems together with effective step by step techniques this book will help you improve and enrich your relationships with your children. Learn how to break a pattern of arguments, cope with negative feelings, engage your child’s cooperation, set clear limits and maintain goodwill, express your emotions without being hurtful, resolve conflicts peacefully and much, much more.


How to Talk to Kids So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish

This down-to-earth book is written to make relationships with children of all ages more rewarding. The authors use innovative ways to solve problems and you'll learn to cope with your child's family conflicts peacefully.


‘The ultimate sensible parenting guide.’ Prima Baby

‘The most useful book I read when my children were young.’ Lesley Garner, The Telegraph

'A down to earth guide to shaping the parent-child relationship and resolving family conflicts.’ The Guardian

‘An excellent book for reassessing the way you talk to your children and, as one said, "putting it into practice isn't as hard as I imagined and the children respond so, so well.'

“Parents … will find this a reassuring read with sensible advice about when to intervene and when to stand back.” Parents in Touch

'A down-to-earth book that offers valuable guidelines on how to make relationships with children less stressful and more rewarding.' BOOKS MAGAZINE

'…a new book that helps adults have calm, helpful conversations with children.'

About the Author

Internationally acclaimed experts on communication between adults and children, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish have won the gratitude of many parents and the enthusiastic endorsement of the professional community.

Both authors studied with the late child psychologist, Dr Haim Ginott, and both are former members of the faculty of the New School for Social Research in New York City and the Family Life Institute of Long Island University. In addition to their frequent lectures throughout the United States and Canada, they have appeared on every major television show from Good Morning America to The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Adele and Elaine’s recent book, How To Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk, was cited by Child magazine as the ‘best book of the year for excellence in family issues and education’.

Adele and Elaine both live in Long Island, New York and they each have three children.

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Piccadilly Press Ltd

Publication date

25th January 2013




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