Research psychologist Penelope Leach is known for her best-selling guides on child development, including "Babyhood" and "Your Baby and Child." In her latest book, she explains what the latest research says about helping children cope with separation and divorce.
Marian Wright Edelman, president of the Children’s Defense Fund, is one of the nation’s leading advocates for children’s rights. Her new memoir, "Lanterns" (Beacon), introduces the mentors who have inspired her through her life.
- Marian Wright Edelman author and president of the Children's Defense Fund
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