Tanith Carey

Tanith writes books which aim to set out achievable strategies for how to tackle the most pressing challenges faced by today’s parents.

Her books include TAMING THE TIGER PARENT – HOW TO PUT YOUR CHILD’S WELL-BEING FIRST IN A COMPETITIVE WORLD (Constable Robinson) which was called ‘a critique to re-orientate parenting’ by Steve Biddulph. It attracted huge range of press coverage in publications and outlets ranging from the New Statesman to the Daily Telegraph, Radio Four and NBC’s Today show, among many others. Her analysis of the culture which has created competitive parenting, based on the findings in the book, for the Guardian, has been shared more than 22,000 times.

Tanith’s book GIRLS UNINTERRUPTED: STEPS FOR BUILDING STRONGER GIRLS IN A CHALLENGING WORLD (Icon) was described as ‘brilliant’ by the Huffington Post and ‘excellent’ by parenting guru Noel Janis Norton.

THE FRIENDSHIP MAZE, was published by Summersdale in March 2019 and Tanith also completed a commission for Dorling Kindersley, with child psychologist Angharad Rudkin entitled WHAT’S MY CHILD THINKING? Published in Feb 2019, to date this has sold into the following territories: Hungary, Russia, Slovakia, Italy, Bulgaria, France, French Canada, Sweden, Greece and Denmark with a number of other territories shortly to join them. Such was the book’s appeal that Tanith and Angharad followed up with the celebrated WHAT’S MY TEENAGER THINKING.

Tanith’s books have been translated into 13 languages. Her other books included the first biography of Russell Brand, and the social history book NEVER KISS A MAN A CANOE – WORDS OF THE WISDOM FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF AGONY AUNTS, described as one of the best humour books of the year by the Telegraph.

An award-winning journalist, Tanith, is a well-established national newspaper feature and opinion writer contributing to a broad range of national newspapers, both in the UK and around the world. She’s a regular contributor to the Daily Telegraph and Daily Mail and also appears frequently on TV and radio both in the UK and internationally, in countries ranging from China to Australia and the USA.

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