This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Ten Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids:…

Ten Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids: Creating the relationship you…

by Paul Axtell

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
9None950,433 (4.75)None



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0943097096, Paperback)

Gold Medal Winner - Best Parenting Book! Independent Publisher Book Awards.

Whether you re a parent, teacher, grandparent, counselor, or school volunteer, you will find practical, down-to-earth ideas for creating remarkable relationships with the children in your life. Paul Axtell has spent twenty-five years helping individuals in enhance their personal effectiveness by changing the way they look at relationships and conversation. In this book, he applies that wisdom to navigating life as a parent. He helps you think about your conversations in a new light and guides you toward deeper, more meaningful connections. Father to two wonderful adults and grandfather to thirteen children in his blended family, he knows it's never too late to work on creating great relationships.

"This book should come with every newborn. The new parents would be grateful and so would their children." Donna Hughes, retired nurse, Davenport, IA

"I've worked with Paul Axtell in the corporate environment and watched some of these same principles strengthen relationships in the workplace. As a father of three teen-aged daughters, I am thrilled to see him extend this work to the family. Read the book. You'll see powerful and immediate results!" Phil Eckman, President & CEO, Transamerica Retirement Management

"Ten Powerful Things not only creates great relationships with kids, it will create great kids." Elle Allison, author of What Wise People Do and Renewal Coaching

"This book sheds a powerful new light on connecting with your children that is clear and straight-forward." Melissa Thomas, Licensed Professional Counselor, Eugene, OR

"This should be required reading for every teacher." Kathy Rades, retired teacher, Lakewood, WA

"This book raises awareness, which creates the opportunity to be more purposeful and intentional about our relationships with our children. A wonderful read!" Robert Boyle, Milan, IL

"This was the best investment of two hours and the best parenting book that I have ever read." Stacy Callahan, Overland, KS

"Reading this book has made me more attuned to parent/child conversations and relationships in general. It s also helping me with my boys, even though they are in college." Don Gallagher, Olathe, KS

"We all want our children to grow up to be successful, caring individuals. How we talk to them now has great influence on this, and the ideas in this book can help us change the conversation." Liz James, Davenport, IA

"With today's demanding schedules, our time with our kids is so limited. Ten Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids highlights ways to make these precious moments even more meaningful while building powerful relationships with those we care about most." Aaron Wetzel, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Deere & Co., Latin America

"I love that it is an easy read, which is helpful when you are a busy mom with limited time. Plus, you don't want to feel intimidated when reading a parenting book because the job is intimidating enough!" Jennifer Schmidt, Appleton, WI

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:15:19 -0400)

(see all 2 descriptions)

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Popular covers


Average: (4.75)
4.5 1
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 127,323,416 books! | Top bar: Always visible