THE JOYFUL CHILD
Montessori, Global Wisdom for Birth to Three

The author worked on the final edition of this book with Dr. Silvana Montanaro, director of the AMI (Association Montessori Internationale) teacher training for birth to three, "Assistants to Infancy." It is intended for parents and other caregivers of Montessori babies and Montessori toddlers.
Dr. Montanaro wrote the introduction.


ORIGINAL ENGLISH

Available on Amazon in the USA, in several countries, and from the publisher with bulk discounts for schools, book clubs, and training centers.

Joyful Child English

SPANISH TRANSLATION

Available on Amazon in the USA, in several countries, and from the publisher with bulk discounts for schools, book clubs, and training centers.

El Nino Alegre

FRENCH TRANSATION

The first AMI Montessori book available in France

For more information France

 

Joyful Child in French

ARABIC TRANSLATION

A brief translation of part of the book can be found here PDF

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Joyful Child in Arabic

CHINESE
TRANSLATION

These excerpts from The Joyful Child were instrumental in bringing AMI to China.

Mandarin PDF

Joyful Child in Chinese

FARSI/PERSIAN
TRANSLATION

Translation sponsored by the Iranian government. Available in Iran and USA.

For information E-mail Iran

Joyful Child in Iran Language

JAPANESE
TRANSLATION

For many years this book has been the text for parenting, prenatal, and book club groups in Japan.

Print book available in: Japan

 

Joyful Child in Japanese

MONGOLIAN TRANSLATION

This is the first Montessori book translated into the Mongolian language.

For print book available in Mongolia
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Joyful Child Mongolian

POLISH
TRANSLATION

This translation was made by two parents expecting their first child. .

Brief translation of part of the book in PDF

Joyful Child in Polish

PORTUGUESE TRANSLATION

The translation was made by a Montessori mother in Brazil.

Print and e-book
available from Amazon

Joyful Child in Portuguese

ROMANIAN
TRANSLATION

A member of the European Parliament began to help his county by translating this book. Complete text without pictures: PDF

E-mail for print book within Romania editura@montessori-iasi.ro

Joyful Child in Romanian

RUSSIAN TRANSLATION

Translated by the AMI affiliate organization in Russia.

Order here if in Ukraine

Order here if in Russia

Joyful Child in Russian

VIETNAMESE
TRANSLATION

New, second edition 2021, available now

Vietnamese Translation

Joyful Chile Vietnamese 2020

Aid to Life, Montessori Beyond the Classroom

A new book coming in March, with a lot of 0-3 information

Aid to Life


For families, schools, children from birth through high school

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