American Montessori Society

MSB Lending Library

  • Did you know that we maintain a lending library for parents?  You can borrow books about Montessori philosophy, Positive Discipline, and other topics.  Simply select a book from the case in the lobby and sign it out at the front desk.  Here is a list of the available books:

    • Parenting for a New World, A Collection of Essays
    • NAMTA booklets: Self-Discipline: Help Me to be Responsible by Myself; What is the Montessori Toddler Community; Communication: Help me to Communicate by Myself
    • 365 TV-Free Activities You Can Do With Your Child, by Steve & Ruth Bennett
    • 365 Outdoor Activities You Can Do With Your Child, by Steve & Ruth Bennett
    • Pick Up Your Socks: A Practical Guide to Raising Responsible Children, by Elizabeth Crary
    • Playful Parenting, by Lawrence J. Cohen
    • The Opposite of Worry, by Lawrence J. Cohen
    • Tomorrow's Children: A Blueprint for Partnership Education in the 21st Century, by Raine Eisler
    • Montessori Maddness: A Parent to Parent Argument for Montessori Education, by Trevor Eissler
    • Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences, by Howard Gardner
    • Respectful Parents/Respectful Kids, by Sara Hart & Victoria Kindle Hodson
    • Positive Discipline, by Jane Nelson
    • Montessori Today: A Comprehensive Approach to Education from Birth to Adulthood, by Paula Polk Lillard
    • Montessori A Modern Approach: The Classic Introduction to Montessori for Parents and Teachers, by Paula Polk Lillard
    • Montessori From the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three, by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessep
    • Montessori in the Classroom: A Teacher's Account of How Children Really Learn, by Paula Polk Lillard
    • Baby Days, by Barbara Rowley
    • How to Raise an Amazing Child, the Montessori Way, by Tim Seldin
    • Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, by Angeline Stoll Lillard
    • A Parents' Guide to the Montessori Classroom, by Aline D. Wolf
student reading in library