Parent-Child Relations: A Guide to Raising Children

by Hisham Altalib, AbdulHamid AbuSulayman, Omar Altalib
Raising God-conscious, moral, successful children with a sense of civic responsibility in today’s world is not easy. It is also not impossible. Effective parenting is the key. As parents struggle to raise successful children, they need knowledge and skills to communicate wisely with their children and create happy, loving family relationships and homes. Central to this knowledge is teaching children about Islam, the Quran, the lives of the prophets, and Muslim history.


This parenting series is dedicated to families wishing to raise their children to become men and women of caliber, possessing values and qualities of righteousness, honesty, courage, compassion, creativity, and faith, as well as strength of mind and a sense of responsible independence.

Parents with children from the age of infancy to early adulthood will find wise and helpful advice in this easy-to-read, comprehensive series. This extensive guide to the fundamentals of parenting and child development is highly informative and easy to use from year to year. It offers things to watch for, dos and don’ts, parenting challenges, stories, examples, and perspectives that can help parents raise their children in the best way possible. This do-it-yourself guide contains what you need to know to parent with confidence.

With practical details and examples, the series addresses crucial parenting topics and questions, and provides a user-friendly table of contents with specific headings for easy use and reference. The guide is packed with advice and powerful tips. Parents may select from a number of activities and use specific, customized content for raising their children. The series format is user-friendly and suitable for parents who read it start to finish or reference it according to topic or the stage of their children’s development.

“…one of the most insightful and comprehensive books on effective parenting…it is a panacea to challenges many parents face today…It emphasizes that parenting is a dynamic partnership. The book emphasizes that “…parenting is not a part-time hobby but a noble responsibility that demands active intervention and purpose…This book has all the ingredients to transform families across the globe.”
– Isra

“I was particularly impressed with the comprehensive coverage of most available theories of child development and child-rearing practice in international and western literature…"
– Kutaiba Chaleby, M.D.

Format: Hardback, 528 pages