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Recommended reads (for you and your children)

This is by no means a comprehensive list. It will be updated as often as possible. I welcome your input!

Parenting books

  • The Blessing of a B Minus by Wendy Mogel, Ph.D.
  • The Price of Privilege by Madeline Levine, Ph.D.
  • How We Behave at the Feast by Dwight Currie (not technically a parenting book)
  • How to Build a Fire by Erin Bried
  • How to Sew a Button by Erin Bried
  • Last Child in the Woods (Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder) by Richard Louv
  • Teaching Your Children Good Manners by Lauri Berkenkamp

General Interest books

  • Selma by Jutta Bauer (hands down, my favorite book!)
  • Peace for Beginners by Ian Kellas
  • Ishmael by Daniel Quinn (I’m reading this to my boys)
  • The 5-Minute Illiad by Greg Nagan (hilarious spoof of the classic poem among other things)
  • The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
  • Food Rules by Michael Pollan

Children’s books

  • Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
  • How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
  • The Big Book of Boy Stuff
  • The Dangerous Book for Boys