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As a professor of child development and former early childhood educator (as well as a parent of two), I have utilized countless books in my classroom and home over the last 15 years. These are my personal favorites and the ones I recommend most often!
The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind - Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. and Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D.
No-Drama Discipline: The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind - Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. and Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D.
How to Talk so Kids Will Listen & Listen so Kids Will Talk - Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7 - Joanna Faber and Julie King
Growing Pains: A Parent’s Guide to Child Development - Amanda Hill, M.Ed.
Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too - Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish