As a mother, grandmother, and nurse practitioner working with parents and babies for over 30 years, I heartily recommend this book.
Helen F. Neville teaches us not only what to do with the new challenges of parenthood, but helps us understand what our child is thinking along the way.
The book itself is written in an easy to read style and is cross referenced so that one can find answers to specific questions as necessary.
Honestly, I didn't find this book really helpful. Many of what's in there seems common sense to me. I was hoping more for a comprehensive book to keep as a reference, when my son... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Salwa Barhumi
As a first time mom, this book certainly helped me make sense of the toddler years. Without it i dont know how i would have figured things out. Read morePublished on June 10, 2012 by pqjae
This book is wonderful. Would give as a gift and/or hand along.
It also gives great udeas for.dealing with numerous different situations you may encounter. Read more
I've been in the parent/Infant field for 35 years, and this is my favorite parenting book, other than Self-Esteem: a Family Affair, to give to new parents or already parents... Read morePublished on September 15, 2011 by maggie Lawrence
This book is really helpful. I especially appreciated all the information for ages 3-4 yrs, because that has seemed to be a more challenging time for my husband and I with both of... Read morePublished on May 30, 2011 by Amber Miller
It has been more than a month now but I still haven't received my book! It is very frustrating that there is no way to contact Amazon on this matter!Published on February 2, 2011 by Mei
'Is This a Phase?' is a delightful and intelligent guide for parents, soon-to-be parents, and pediatricians such as myself. Read morePublished on May 2, 2008
I am a mother of a one-year old and was given this book as a gift. I have found that it is one of the most useful books I now own on childrearing and chid development. Read morePublished on March 4, 2008 by D. Meyers Saxon