Table of Contents

Prelude
1
Overture
5
Part I: A Fish Out of Water
Chapter 1
What’s an Innie? Are You One?
19
Chapter II
Why Are Introverts an Optical Illusion?
37
Chapter III
The Emerging Brainscape: Born to Be Introverted
61
Part II: Navigating the Extroverted Waters
Chapter IV
Relationships: Face the Music and Dance
97
Chapter V
Parenting: Are They Up from Their Nap Already?
129
Chapter VI
Socializing: Party Pooper or Pooped from the Party?
159
Chapter VII
Working: Hazards from 9 to 5
187
Part III: Creating the “Just Right” Life
Chapter VIII
Three P’s: Personal Pacing, Priorities, and Parameters
221
Chapter IX
Nurture Your Nature
251
Chapter X
Extroverting: Shine Your Light Into the World
281
Selected Bibliography and Suggested Reading
315
Index
323

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Featured in Parent Map MagazineMarti is featured in a recent ParentMap magazine article, "Quiet Kids: How to Nurture Your Introverted Child," by Laura Mackenzie.