How to Con your Kid

How to Con your Kid

Simple Scams for Mealtime, Bedtime, Bathtime--anytime!

Book - 2012
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Random House, Inc.
The Book Your Children Don’t Want You to Read
This revised and updated edition of How to Con Your Kid is the most useful (and sneakiest) parenting manual you’ll ever purchase. Here are hundreds of tips, techniques, and simple scams for getting your child to do exactly what you want—at mealtime, bedtime, bathtime, and beyond. You’ll learn how to:

     •  Con your kid into eating by playing on his possessiveness.
     •  Con your kid into bathing by “swimming” in the tub.
     •  Con your kid into talking quietly by whispering back.
     •  Con your kid into returning your iDevice—by any means possible!

And dozens more tricks of the parenting trade!

Baker & Taylor
Offers unapologetically sneaky tips, tricks, and techniques for getting children to comply with their parents' wishes with a minimum of complaint or fuss.

& Taylor

A new edition of a lighthearted survival guide for parents shares hundreds of tips, techniques and tricks for navigating the parenting pitfalls of mealtimes, bedtimes and beyond, from playing on a child's possessive nature to encourage eating to using whisper techniques to promote quiet speech. By the co-author of the best-selling Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbooks and the co-author of The Good Deed Guide.

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, [2012], c2005
Edition: Rev. and updated ed.
ISBN: 9781594745751
Characteristics: 168 p. : ill. ; 17 cm
Additional Contributors: Grace, Jim


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Mar 15, 2013

A great book with simple ways to deal with issues that pop up with your young children. With minimal yelling. The title is misleading, as you are not conning your kids. You are simply using other ways to persuade them to do what you want/need them to do. A MUST for the new parent.


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