Best Arthur Robins books

Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat (Old Possum Picture Books)

T. S. Eliot

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We must find him or the train can't start!

All aboard as Skimbleshanks, the Railway Cat, stars in the third picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, set on the Night Mail train where Skimble won't let anything go wrong. To sit alongside other classics such as The Gruffalo, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, and Spot.

Macavity: The Mystery Cat (Old Possum Picture Books)

T. S. Eliot

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Macavity' (the mystery cat!) is one of the best-loved poems from T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats - the inspiration for Cats: The Musical - beloved by generations of children and their parents.

Now, Macavity is given a new life in this stunning picture book with illustrations from Arthur Robins that perfectly convey all the wit and humor of Eliot's creation. Perfect for ages 3+, children (and parents) will love reading aloud about T.S. Eliot's best-loved cat.

To sit alongside other classics such as The Gruffalo, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, and Spot.

The Tale of Jolly Robin (Tuck-Me-In Tales)

Arthur Scott Bailey

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Jolly Robin can really sing a lovely song, and everyone just loves to hear him. Follow this delightful tale by Arthur Scott Bailey from his Tuck-Me-In Tales Series. Short chapters are ideal for bedtime reading as all the animals come to life. Recommended by The Gunston Trust for Nonviolence in Children's Literature. Ages 3-8.

Jellicle Cats (Old Possum Picture Books)

TS Eliot

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Jellicle Cats come one and all.







Jellicles come to the Jellicle Ball.















Join the Jellicle Cats under the Jellicle Moon in the forth picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, as they dance the night away.















To sit alongside other classics such as The Gruffalo, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, and Spot.

The Story of King Arthur (Childrens Classics)

Robin Lister

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One of a series offering classic and contemporary writing for schools to suit a range of ages and tastes.

Where Did I Come From?

Peter Mayle

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Describes the reproductive process from intercourse to birth.

Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship

Russell A. Barkley

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If life with your teen has become a battleground, it's time to take action. This empathic book shows how. Trusted psychologists who have worked with thousands of families give you the tools you need to overcome defiance and get teen behavior back on track. By following the authors' clinically proven 10-step program, learn how you can:
 
*Reestablish your authority while building trust.
*Identify and enforce nonnegotiable rules.
*Use rewards and incentives that work.
*Communicate and problem-solve effectively--even in the heat of the moment.
*Restore positive feelings in your relationship.
*Develop your teen's skills for becoming a successful adult.
 
Vivid stories and answers to frequently asked questions help you put the techniques into action. The updated second edition incorporates new scientific research on why some teens have more problems with self-control than others. Practical forms and worksheets can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size.

Mental health professionals, see also the authors' Defiant Teens, Second Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Family Intervention. For a focus on younger children, see also Dr. Barkley's Defiant Children, Third Edition (for professionals), and Your Defiant Child, Second Edition (for parents).

Defiant Teens, Second Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Family Intervention

Russell A. Barkley

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This authoritative manual presents an accessible 18-step program widely used by clinicians working with challenging teens. Steps 1-9 comprise parent training strategies for managing a broad range of problem behaviors, including those linked to oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Steps 10-18 focus on teaching all family members to negotiate, communicate, and problem-solve more effectively, while facilitating adolescents' individuation and autonomy. Practical reproducible handouts and forms are included; the print book has a large-size format and lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying. Purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.

New to This Edition
*Incorporates 15 years of research advances and the authors' ongoing clinical experience.
*Fully updated model of the nature and causes of ODD.
*Revised assessment tools and recommendations.
*Reflects cultural changes, such as teens' growing technology use.

See also the authors' related parent guide, Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship, an ideal client recommendation. For a focus on younger children, see also Dr. Barkley's Defiant Children, Third Edition (for professionals) and Your Defiant Child, Second Edition (for parents).

Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer (Old Possum Picture Books)

T.S. Eliot

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"Robins has infused new life into the trickster cat." <–> Kirkus Reviews
A wonderful new picture book version of one of T. S. Eliot's most popular cat poems, brought to life by delightfully humorous illustrations from Arthur Robins, a timeless magical partnership.







Join the cat-burglars Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer in the fifth picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, as they steal meat from the oven and pearls from the drawers.

"What's Happening to Me?" A Guide to Puberty

Peter Mayle

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Discusses the mental and physical changes that take place during puberty.