READER’S CORNER: June 2020

Published on: June 10, 2020

Need some book recommendations for your child and for parents? Here are some titles picked by Kinokuniya for BAMBI families. (Japanese books follow the English titles. 日本語の本もお見逃しなく☆)

For Kids

Disney – Frozen My First Library Board Book Block 12-Book Set
Author: Erin Rose Wage  
ISBN: 9781503743632 Your little one will love to learn with Elsa, Anna, Olaf, and more amazing Frozen characters! The library includes 12 sturdy board books – the perfect size for little hands – with early learning content including letters, seasons, family, and more. All the books are housed in a durable, colorful case with a convenient handle, so you can take your book set with you on the go and share hours of entertainment and learning!

This Book Block library is special because:

  •   Sharing books with your little one strengthens your bond
  •   Turning just-my-size pages leads to a lifelong love of reading
  •   Small board books are durable and the perfect size for small children
  •   Carry case has a built-in handle for easy travel
  •   Includes iconic Frozen characters: Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff, Sven, and more!

 

For Parents

The Work/Parent Switch

Author: Anita Cleare   ISBN : 9781785043017

The Work/Parent Switch is essential reading for every working parent. Written by an expert in child development and psychology who has worked with thousands of stressed-out working parents, it will walk you through an approach to parenting that will transform family life and fit into modern working patterns.

Covering all the key challenges such as getting everyone out of the house on time in the morning, managing difficult behavior when you’re tired at the end of the day, controlling tech time and avoiding Sunday night homework battles, The Parent/Work Switch will help you to stop feeling guilty about being at work and give you the tools to create the family life you want to come home to.

こども向け

がたん ごとん がたん ごとん

著者:安西水丸  出版社:福音館書店   販売価格:320バーツ   出版年月:1987年6月

 

緑と黒のコントラストが美しい表紙に始まり、子どもの目を引くシンプルで明るい色の絵柄が続きます。

「がたんごとん がたんごとん」というリズミカルで耳に残る音が繰り返されるのが印象的。イラストも言葉もシンプルで、展開もゆったりしており、まだストーリーを理解できないお子様でも視覚・聴覚的に楽しむことができます。

1987年から30年以上も愛され続けるロングセラー。絵本の入門におすすめです。

親向け

頭のいい子の親がやっている「見守る」子育て

著者:小川大介 出版社:KADOKAWA 販売価格:560バーツ 出版年月:2019年5月

 

親が頑張りすぎないほうが、子どもは伸びる!

著者の小川大介氏は、自身が代表をつとめる個別指導塾で5000組を超える家庭と面談を行い、最難関中学への合格者を多数輩出してきました。

子どもが自ら学び、成長する子に育つには、親が子どもを信じて認めること。

本書では著者の実体験とコーチング・心理学の知見を踏まえ、「のびのびと育てられているのに、頭のいい子」が育つ子育て法を紹介します。

About the Author

Kinokuniya is a renowned international bookshop chain from Japan, offering books in English, Japanese, and Thai. Their branches are in Siam Paragon (3rd Level Siam Paragon), EmQuartier (3rd Floor Unit 3B 01 EmQuartier Shopping Complex), and Central World (6th Floor, Isetan Department Store, CentralWorld). It also has an online store


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