Allison Merkle Alison Presents ‘Parenting at Our Best’

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Former children’s advocate, high school teacher and successful parent shares best tips in new book.

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With the publication of her new book "Parenting at Our Best: Wisdom and Advice from Parents Who Have Been There" she presents parents with a guide to "all the stuff I wish I’d known when I raising my own children."

Allison Merkle Alison has worked with children all her life; as a mother of three, she adds firsthand experience to her professional experience. With the publication of her new book "Parenting at Our Best: Wisdom and Advice from Parents Who Have Been There" (published by Balboa Press) she presents parents with a guide to "all the stuff I wish I’d known when I raising my own children."

"Parenting at Our Best" collects parenting wisdom and advice from parents that have raised successful children. Alison’s purpose in assembling this collection of knowledge is to help parents become even better parents. She knows – from her own life and from her professional experience – that better parents build better, more successful children.

An excerpt from "Parenting at Our Best":

"As mothers and fathers explained over coffee and water bottle chats, teaching your children to communicate and really listening to them when they talk are two of the greatest gifts you can give your children. Communication is the way to show you value your children because when you really listen to your children, it validates who they are. This point, one stressed by successful parents, was one of the most important to emerge during my long stretch of interviews."

For more information, visit http://www.allisonalison.com.

"Parenting at Our Best"
By Allison Merkle Alison
Hardcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 204 pages | ISBN 9781452559391
Softcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 204 pages | ISBN 9781452559377
E-Book | 204 pages | ISBN 9781452559384
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

About the Author

Allison Merkle Alison graduated from Pepperdine Law School in California and worked as an attorney in the Los Angeles Public Defender’s Office and then as an attorney representing children in the Child Abuse and Neglect Court in Los Angeles. She moved back to Virginia, where she had been raised, and represented children in the Loudoun County court system. She went on to get her master’s degree in education from Marymount University and has taught high school in the Loudoun County Public School District since 2001. She has worked with children in many capacities for more than two decades. She lives in northern Virginia with her husband and three children.

Balboa Press, a division of Hay House, Inc. – a leading provider in publishing products that specialize in self-help and the mind, body, and spirit genres. Through an alliance with indie book publishing leader Author Solutions, Inc., authors benefit from the leadership of Hay House Publishing and the speed-to-market advantages of the self-publishing model. For more information, visit balboapress.com. To start publishing your book with Balboa Press, call 877-407-4847 today. For the latest, follow @balboapress on Twitter.

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