Coventry Public Library

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Parenting Collection


The 5 Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman and Ross Campbell

Caring For Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5 by The American Academy of Pediatrics

Keep Calm and Parent On: a Guilt-Free Approach to Raising Children by Asking More From Them and Doing Less by Emma Jenner

Parenting On The Go: Birth to Six, A to Z by David Elkind

This Is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids by Danielle Owens-Reid & Kristin Russo

When Parents Part: How Mothers and Fathers Can Help Their Children Deal with Separation and Divorce by Penelope Leach

Yell Less Love More: How the Orange Rhino Mom Stopped Yelling at Her Kids-and How You Can Too by Sheila McCraith

Links to Parenting Sites

This site has a lot of information about how parents can keep their children safe on the Internet.  It goes through the dangers and how to prevent them as well as netiquette and other important topics.


March of Dimes

The March of Dimes is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects and infant mortality.



Kidoinfo makes everything related to kids and parents accessible to everyone in and around Providence, RI, and beyond. Whether you are a local or a visitor.


iVillage Pregnancy and Parenting

A comprehensive site from conception to pregnancy to Teen.



Find the best baby name for your baby.



This site provides pregnancy and baby information, featuring articles, expert advice, personalized newsletters, interactive tools, an online community, and more.