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Your Nine Year Old : Thoughtful and Mysterious (Paperback) (Louise Bates Ames & Carol Chase Haber &

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What happened to that sunny outgoing child of eight? As parents of nine-year-olds often discover, nine is a tricky age. Children are more distant from Mother and Father; they're more independant and rely on friends for companionship, or they have a tendency to spend time alone. Some nines are boisterous and wild, others thoughtful and withdrawn. Helping parents learn how to cope with the unpredictable nine-year-old is the aim of this practical guide from the Gesell Institute.Nine-year-olds are hovering on the brink of adolescence, and this in part contributes to their up-and-down nature. Dr. Louis Bates Ames and Carol Chase Haber paint a vivid picture of the child at this age and offer useful advice to make life easier for parents and children alike.
Describes typical characteristics of nine-year-olds and suggests solutions to behavior problems
Number of Pages: 164
Genre: Family + Relationships
Sub-Genre: Parenting / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Louise Bates Ames & Carol Chase Haber & Betty David
Language: English
Street Date: March 1, 1991
TCIN: 11949953
UPC: 9780440506768
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-4798
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