Book Corner

Looking for some great books to improve your homeschool, your relationships, or your life in general? In our Book Corner you can find books recommended or written by LDSHE conference speakers over the years. These books will put you in touch with some of the finest content out there for LDS home-educating families: parents, youth, and children.
The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness
Recommended by: Kathy Mellor
in her class "The Importance of Having Heroes."
2017, Utah State University
The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness
Recommended by: Mark & Bridgette Allen
in their class "Secrets of "Happily Ever After" in a Marriage of Imperfection"
2017, Williamsburg
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Recommended by: Louisa Wells
in her class "Principles of Time Management"
2017, Williamsburg
Lifebalance
Recommended by: Louisa Wells
in her class "Principles of Time Management"
2017, Williamsburg
Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain
Recommended by: Rachel Spigarelli
in her class "Increment."
2017, Williamsburg
Eat Move Sleep: How Small Choices Lead to Big Changes
Recommended by: Rachel Spigarelli
in her class "Increments."
2017, Williamsburg
Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations
Recommended by: Jeremy Ashton, Todd Bradford
in their class "The Father’s Role in Homeschooling."
2014, Virginia Beach
The Successful Homeschool Family Handbook
Recommended by: LDSHE Board
This classic contains practical hints along with many examples of the various ways real families educate at home.
2016, Turf Valley
Managers of Their Homes: A Practical Guide to Daily Scheduling for Christian Homeschool Families
Recommended by: AnnMarie Norton
in her class "Establishing the Systems and Routines That Create the Very Best Family Style Learning Environment"
2016, Utah State University
Start With Why
Recommended by: Joe Dyke
Recommended in his talk "How to Help Teens Conquer Math ACT/SAT"
2016, Utah State University
Essentialism by Greg McKeown
Essentialism
Recommended by: AnnMarie Norton
Recommended in her class "Establishing the Systems and Routines That Create the Very Best Family Style Learning Environment."
2016, Utah State University
Growing Up: Gospel Answers About Maturation and Sex
Recommended by: Merrilie Rackham
in her class "The Birds and the Bees: Sex Education at Home."
2017, Utah State University