AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

PEACEFUL PARENT, HAPPY KIDS How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting

by | Read by Xe Sands

Personal Growth • 7 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2012

A veteran child psychologist offers three broad strategies to parents: first--keep your own emotions managed, second--foster a solid emotional connection with your children, and third--use coaching instead of control to help your children function better. While narrator Xe Sands uses a pleasant, if somewhat formal, voice, she has no trouble handling the phrasing challenges presented by some of the longer wordy sentences. Her performance, however, never loosens up enough to make this audio sound warm or inviting or to make herself sound authentically engaged with her audience. But the author's message of quiet empowerment comes through nonetheless because she writes with appealing clarity and offers action steps that everyone will understand. T.W. © AudioFile 2013, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2013]

Trade Ed. • Tantor Media • 2013

CD ISBN 9781452612195 $39.99 • Six CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781452662190 $29.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781452682198 $17.99


Library Ed. • Tantor Media • 2013

CD ISBN 9781452642192 $83.99 • Six CDs

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×