Sifting through all the parenting books online is no easy task and that’s without a budget. On a tight budget, you may end up with very few options of books that you can actually afford. Parenting books for toddlers abound on Amazon but the greatest ones are not always affordable. Find below a list of the best parenting books for toddlers that you can find on Amazon that are currently under $20. I cannot be sure how long they’ll all remain under $20 so check them out now.
If you’re like the majority of toddler moms, the biggest things on your mind are potty training and discipline. Whether it’s potty training, no-drama discipline or helping your toddler to talk, you’ll find an affordable book in this list.
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1. The Complete Sleep Guide For Contented Babies and Toddlers
Good reviews on Amazon have toddler parents swearing by this book. The positive comments are positively glowing. It’s being described as a sanity saver. It’s described as a book that can change the way you view your toddler’s sleep patterns and help you understand them better. Following the suggestions provided and being willing to put in the work, according to the reviews, is going to lead to a whole new sleep experience for your family.
2. Toddler Discipline for Every Age and Stage: Effective Strategies to Tame Tantrums, Overcome Challenges, and Help Your Child Grow
This book provides you with the tools you need to communicate with your toddler in language that they will understand. It helps you to better understand why your toddler acts out the way they do at various stages of development. It’s also described as a very straightforward and simple book.
It is also available as an Audiobook.
3. The Calm and Happy Toddler: Gentle Solutions to Tantrums, Night Waking, Potty Training
This is described as an easy read which is always a good thing to know! The good reviews are mainly focused on the practical and scientifically researched examples provided in the book that make it easy for parents to apply it to their own lives. It also covers a wide range of topics from potty training to tantrum throwing.
4. The Contented Toddler Years
Like the first recommendation above, this is a Gina Ford goodie that has rave reviews. Also like all other Gina Ford books, general views about it on the internet are polarizing. However, when the reviews are good, they’re really good! It’s one of the most highly rated parenting books for toddlers below $20.
It’s described as accommodating to moms of different lifestyles. It is excellent for providing practical and loving advice on predicting your child’s attitudes and responses to various events.
5. Talking with Your Toddler: 75 Fun Activities and Interactive Games that Teach Your Child to Talk
This is described as meeting expectations of guiding your toddler to speaking. One of the most glowing reviews explains that the book opens your eyes to all the opportunities you can give your toddler to speak for themselves. It gives good ideas for how to provide openings for your toddler to talk and contribute to conversations. One review stated that this book gave them guidance on how to interact with friends’ toddlers.
What great toddler parenting books have you read that made a difference to your parenting style?