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Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too

Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too

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When parenting authorities Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish sat down to write the national bestseller How to Talk so Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk, they found that the could not contain their chapter on sibling rivalry. No matter how much they tried to pare down their advice, they found the subject inexhaustible—and parents agreed!

Siblings Without Rivalry guides the way to family peace and tranquility with humor and compassion for both parents and children. Action-oriented and easy to understand, it's packed with sensitive yet sensible ways to turn quarreling siblings and frustrated parents into an open, communicative family.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781797107554
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
Publication date: 03/03/2020
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.50(h) x 5.00(d)

About the Author

Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish are #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors whose books have sold more than five million copies and have been translated into over thirty languages. The authors’ group workshop programs and videos are currently being used by thousands of parent and teacher groups around the world. They currently reside in Long Island, New York and each is the parent of three children.

, whose books on communication between adults and children have been translated into more than thirty languages, is the award-winning author of the bestselling How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk.

Kathe Mazur has narrated many audiobooks, winning the prestigious Audie Award for best narration in 2014, being named a finalist for the Audie Award in 2013 and 2015, and winning several AudioFile Earphones Awards. As an actress, she can be seen as DDA Hobbs on The Closer and in the upcoming Major Crimes. She has worked extensively in film, theater, and television, including appearances on Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice, House, Brothers and Sisters, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, ER, Monk, and many others.

Table of Contents

We'd Like to Thank xiii

How This Book Came to Be xv

Authors' Note xxi

1 Brothers and Sisters-Past and Present 1

2 Not Till the Bad Feelings Come Out 15

3 The Perils of Comparisons 51

4 Equal Is Less 67

5 Siblings in Roles

If He's "This," Then I'll Be "That" 89

Freeing Children to Change 98

No More Problem Children 111

6 When the Kids Fight

How to Intervene Helpfully 127

How to Step In So We Can Step Out 146

Helping Children Resolve a Difficult Conflict 148

7 Making Peace with the Past 179

Afterword 193

I Coping with Young Rivals 204

II Home Alone 223

III More Ways to Encourage Good Feelings Between Brothers and Sisters 231

Brothers and Sisters, After All 241

Additional Reading That May Be Helpful 249

For Further Study 253

Index 255