Active Listening

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen by Howard Binkow, illustrated by Susan Cornelison (3 – 6 years)

Want to listen better? It will help you stay safe, in less trouble and learn more. Award-winning… educator endorsed… This book has helped millions of children listen better to others, their hearts, bodies, and to intuition, the little voice in their head.

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect: What the Most Effective People Do Differently
by John C. Maxwell

Learn to communicate in ways that consistently build powerful connections. This book is packed with advice for effective communication for those who continually run into obstacles when it comes to personal success.

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Fresh insights, suggestions, and proven methods to solve common problems and strengthen the loving bonds between parents and children. Praised by moms, dads, and professionals worldwide, the down-to-earth approach provided in this classic make relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding.

Quiet Please, Owen McPhee!

Quiet Please, Owen McPhee!
by Trudy Ludwig & Patrice Barton (5 – 8 years)

Owen McPhee doesn’t just like to talk, he LOVES to talk. He spends every waking minute chattering away to everyone! When Owen wakes up with a bad case of laryngitis, it gives him a much-needed opportunity to hear what others have to say.

I Hear You

I Hear You: The Surprisingly Simple Skill Behind Extraordinary Relationships
by Michael S. Sorenson

What if one tweak to your conversations could improve every relationship in your life? This book delivers simple, practical, proven techniques for improving relationships.

The Lost Art of Listening, Second Edition

The Lost Art of Listening, Second Edition: How Learning to Listen Can Improve Relationships
by Michael P. Nichols

The Lost Art of Listening analyzes how conversations can go off the rails, providing skills to build mutual understanding. Thoughtful, witty, and empathic, the book is filled with vivid stories of couples, coworkers, friends, and family working through tough emotions and navigating their differences.

The Art of Active Listening

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