This exciting book explores the basic premise that we all flourish within the safety of clear, consistent boundaries. Children will be difficult, demanding, challenging, tiring, irritating and rebellious. It is up to us adults to manage this effectively to raise happy and self-confident children. Features: Packed with sound advice and clear examples of coping with various behavioural problems and parenting challenges; Chapters on sibling rivalry, single- and step-parenting, divorced parents; Looks at children with special needs; Discipline in the classroom; Specific tips for grandparents. Today, more than ever before, you need this book -- for the sake of your children!