So you'd like to...

Know how others can help raise a child

A guide by Y. McCloskey "booklover918"
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Products sampled from this guide:
Sometimes kids need more than the parents they're given to grow up healthy and happy. Sometimes parents just need a little help taking care of their kids.


Adults Staying with Kids

Amy and Laura
A Year and a Day: A Novel
Uncle Buck


Kids Staying with Adults (Other Than Their Parents)

Understood Betsy (Dodo Press)
Breakfast with Tiffany: A Memoir
No Flying in the House (Harper Trophy Books)
The Secret Garden
Icy Sparks (Oprah's Book Club)
Look Through My Window
Magic Elizabeth
The Solace of Leaving Early
Anne of Green Gables Boxed Set, Vol. 1 (Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea, Anne of the Island)
Behind the Attic Wall (An Avon Camelot Book)
Cute Is a Four Letter Word: Cute Is a Four Letter Word
The Tanglewoods' Secret (Patricia St John Series)
Summer of jubilee
Harry Potter Hardcover Boxed Set: Books #1-7
Coming Home
The Ha-Ha: A Novel
Colony
Drowning Ruth: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club)
Never Eat Your Heart Out
Truelove & Homegrown Tomatoes: A Novel
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Running with Scissors: A Memoir
Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events (Full Screen Edition)
On Golden Pond (Special Edition)
The Secret of Roan Inish
Saving Sarah Cain
Good Night, Mr. Tom
Mansfield Park
Auntie Mame
The Blind Side


Mentoring a Child

Little Men
Stevie
About a Boy (Full Screen Edition)
Now, Voyager (Keepcase)
Role Models (Unrated)


Foster Care

The Great Gilly Hopkins
Pictures of Hollis Woods
Orphans of the Living: Stories of America's Children in Foster Care
Quaking
Like Family: Growing Up in Other People's Houses: A Memoir
The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family
Another Place at the Table
White Oleander (Oprah's Book Club)
Four Brothers (Widescreen Special Collector's Edition)
We Are Dad
My Flesh and Blood
Aging Out

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Adults Staying with Kids
1.  Amy and Laura  by Marilyn Sachs
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2.  A Year and a Day: A Novel [Bargain Price]  by Leslie Pietrzyk
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3.  Uncle Buck [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ John Candy
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Kids Staying with Adults (Other Than Their Parents)
4.  Understood Betsy (Dodo Press)  by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
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5.  Breakfast with Tiffany: A Memoir  by Edwin John Wintle
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6.  No Flying in the House (Harper Trophy Books)  by Betty Brock
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7.  The Secret Garden [Bargain Price]  by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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8.  Icy Sparks (Oprah's Book Club)  by Gwyn Hyman Rubio
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3.6 out of 5 stars   (277) | 1 customer discussion
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9.  Look Through My Window  by Jean Little
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10.  Magic Elizabeth  by Norma Kassirer
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11.  The Solace of Leaving Early  by Haven Kimmel
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12.  Anne of Green Gables Boxed Set, Vol. 1 (Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea, Anne of the Island) [Box set]  by L.M. Montgomery
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13.  Behind the Attic Wall (An Avon Camelot Book)  by Sylvia Cassedy
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14.  Cute Is a Four Letter Word: Cute Is a Four Letter Word  by Stella Pevsner
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15.  The Tanglewoods' Secret (Patricia St John Series)  by Patricia Mary St. John
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16.  Summer of jubilee  by Bettie Wilson Story
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17.  Harry Potter Hardcover Boxed Set: Books #1-7 [Box set]  by J. K. Rowling
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18.  Coming Home  by Rosamunde Pilcher
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19.  The Ha-Ha: A Novel [Bargain Price]  by Dave King
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20.  Colony  by Anne Rivers Siddons
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21.  Drowning Ruth: A Novel (Oprah's Book Club) [Print]  by Christina Schwarz
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22.  Never Eat Your Heart Out  by Judith Moore
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23.  Truelove & Homegrown Tomatoes: A Novel  by Julie Cannon
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24.  I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings [Import]  by Maya Angelou
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25.  Running with Scissors: A Memoir [Movie Tie-In]  by Augusten Burroughs
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26.  Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events (Full Screen Edition) [Color] [Dolby] [Full Screen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Jim Carrey
$7.19 Used & New from: $0.01
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27.  On Golden Pond (Special Edition) [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [DTS Surround Sound] [NTSC] [Special Edition] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Katharine Hepburn
$5.43 Used & New from: $1.99
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28.  The Secret of Roan Inish [Multiple Formats] [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Full Screen] [NTSC] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Jeni Courtney
$10.13 Used & New from: $0.27
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29.  Saving Sarah Cain [Multiple Formats] [Color] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Abigail Mason
$6.22 Used & New from: $0.52
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30.  Good Night, Mr. Tom  by Michelle Magorian
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31.  Mansfield Park [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Full Screen] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Frances O'Connor
$16.82 Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars   (769) | 1 customer discussion
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32.  Auntie Mame [Anamorphic] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Rosalind Russell
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33.  The Blind Side [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Color] [Dolby] [Widescreen] [Subtitled] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Sandra Bullock
$7.99 Used & New from: $2.90
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Mentoring a Child
34.  Little Men  by Joe L. Wheeler
$21.00 Used & New from: $16.08
4.5 out of 5 stars   (160)
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35.  Stevie [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Steve James
$9.13 Used & New from: $1.95
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36.  About a Boy (Full Screen Edition) [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [Full Screen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Hugh Grant
$6.18 Used & New from: $0.01
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37.  Now, Voyager (Keepcase) [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [NTSC] [Subtitled]  DVD ~ Bette Davis
$12.20 Used & New from: $3.00
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38.  Role Models (Unrated) [Multiple Formats] [AC-3] [Color] [Dolby] [Dubbed] [NTSC] [Subtitled] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Seann William Scott
$7.98 Used & New from: $0.01
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Foster Care
39.  The Great Gilly Hopkins  by Katherine Paterson
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40.  Pictures of Hollis Woods [Bargain Price]  by Patricia Reilly Giff
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41.  Orphans of the Living: Stories of America's Children in Foster Care  by Jennifer Toth
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42.  Quaking  by Kathryn Erskine
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43.  Like Family: Growing Up in Other People's Houses: A Memoir  by Paula McLain
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44.  The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family  by Dave J. Pelzer
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45.  Another Place at the Table [Bargain Price]  by Kathy Harrison
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46.  White Oleander (Oprah's Book Club) [Bargain Price]  by Janet Fitch
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4.2 out of 5 stars   (1,160) | 2 customer discussions
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47.  Four Brothers (Widescreen Special Collector's Edition) [Multiple Formats] [Collector's Edition] [Color] [NTSC] [Special Edition] [Widescreen]  DVD ~ Mark Wahlberg
$8.18 Used & New from: $0.01
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48.  We Are Dad [Color] [Widescreen] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Michael Horvat
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49.  My Flesh and Blood [Multiple Formats] [Closed-captioned] [Color] [Dolby] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Susan Tom
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50.  Aging Out [Multiple Formats] [Color] [NTSC]  DVD ~ Jay O. Sanders
$16.06 Used & New from: $6.45
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whats the differance (if there is any) for the first editions?? 33 20 hours ago
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Last updated: 4/27/10
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