Recent research on brain development emphasizes the importance of the environment and relationships during the childas first three years of life. Making Sounds, Making Music, and Many Other Activities for Infants: 7 to 12 Months was written for care givers, early childhood educators and families. The ultimate goal of this book is to assist in promoting healthy develop of our youngest children. It should be a part of all parentsa and caregiversa libraries. The book focuses on the growth of the whole child by including norms for physical, language and communication, cognitive, social, and emotional development.Herr, Judy is the author of 'Making Sounds, Making Music, and Many Other Activities for Infants 7 To 12 Months' with ISBN 9781401818395 and ISBN 1401818390.