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Psychology for Parents: Birth to Teens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Psychology for parents: Birth to teens is a comprehensive reference guide. It presents psychological research on parenting children from birth to teens. It aims to bridge the gap between child psychology textbooks and traditional parenting books. Topics covered include attachment, discipline, mindfulness, giftedness, language development and special needs.
Flight of the Stork: What Children Think (and When) about Sex and Family Building
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Perspectives Press Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Research shows that what kids "know" about how babies and families are made is only as accurate as their level of cognitive development. Dr. Bernstein interviewed dozens of kids of varied ages and uses anecdotes to help parents understand just what their children really know and how to teach them effectively stage by stages. Chapters arranged by developmental level and special chapters
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Names 2011
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
1000's of Baby Boy and Girl Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby Boy and Girl names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z Boy and Girls name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Girl Names 2011
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
1000's of Baby Girl Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby Girl names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z Girls name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
5 Keys Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How would you feel if your home was peaceful and filled with laughter and love instead of arguments and disrespect? What if there was a way to end all the arguing, whining, backchatting and rudeness in your family in just a few weeks? The 5 Keys system is a simple and effective strategy, based on generations-old principles, that will help you to create a happy, calm family within a few weeks.
Gradebusters: How Parents Can End The Bad Grades Battle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
From three decades as a counselor, Stephen Schmitz knows that most parents deeply want to help their children at school. But he knows all too well how powerless most parents feel in turning their lackluster learners around. In Gradebusters: How Parents Can End the Bad Grades Battle, he shares his practical methods with parents disturbed about their kids’ low levels of academic achievement.
Parents' Guide to Early Autism Intervention
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is intended to help other parents who are currently in the situation we were in. Our one year old had developmental delays. We immediately got him evaluated and he was placed into an early intervention program. We experienced the good and the bad during this time. I intend this book as a learning experience, and hopefully your road within the autism system will be smoother.
Choosing Childcare
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Choosing Childcare offers the original, detailed, concise, practical guidance on selecting childcare. Provides essential answers to best services. Includes information, checklists, potential arrangements, interviewing, understanding choices, tips on selection, pros and cons, planning budget, resources, schedules and more.
How To Raise A Good Kid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Essential reading for every parent, How To Raise A Good Kid is a collection of 23 hilarious, honest and heartfelt stories about growing up and raising children that help parents teach lessons about core values such as faith, honesty, courage, hard work, perseverance and love. One of the best books about parenting and successfully navigating the challenges of childhood that you will ever find.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy navigates through a chaotic childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle lessons he must choose or discard. He is swept toward an emotional chasm that threatens to swallow and imprison him forever, and he must decipher secrets in a local pond to secure his future.
Autism Dad: Adventures In Raising An Autistic Son
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Autism is a challenging puzzle ... but Autism Dad has a clue! Funny, informative, poignant, and engaging, Autism Dad explores the initial devastation of an autism diagnosis, the autism/vaccine controversy, autism in the media, education, therapy and treatments. Above all, Autism Dad is about living with, raising, and loving a child with autism, told from a father’s perspective.
Parental Healing: Paradigm Shift
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Parental Healing:Paradigm Shift encourages mutual healing between parent and child. It takes a simple approach to convey practical, philosophical and healing methods that incorporate easily into everyday parenting. Parental Healing creates space for both parents and children while allowing for greater understanding and deeper connection.
Raising a Child From Birth to the Age of Four
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Want to know the best tips on raising your child? We provide detailed information on over 50 subjects including: playing, breast-feeding, sleeping, eating, communication and many more! Know the best way to treat your baby right away without the hesitation. It's well worth the price!
What I Want My Adopted Child to Know: An Adoptive Parent's Perspective
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
What I Want My Adopted Child to Know: An Adoptive Parent’s Perspective is a tender, revealing look at adoption from the parent perspective. Whether you are an adoptive parent, an adoptee, someone considering adoption, or simply curious about adoption dynamics, this book will touch your heart and increase your sensitivity to the challenges and joys that are unique to adoptive parenting.
Brain Under Construction
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book provides researched based ideas for parents who want to facilitate the adaptive and cognitive development of their toddler age children. The book examines the foundations of learned concepts, facts, "how-to" knowledge, cause-effect reasoning, communicative competence, and memory skills.
Toddler ABC Guide to Discipline: Quick Secrets to Loving Guidance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Great balls of fire! Are you tired? Tired of yelling. Tired of being yelled AT. Tired of tantrums, hitting, kicking, whining, biting, refusing to sleep...When do they stop smacking siblings or running from us in the mall? When do WE get to start enjoying how cute and sweet they are? When do we get to SLEEP?! Honey, I hear you. Good news – this is your quick reference on loving discipline.
Raising Ruckus: The Decline of Public Education in the 21st Century
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What is the purpose of education? Why did we create a national school system? The answers are a lot darker than you think. Before we can solve the problems in schools today, we must consider how schools were first started. Witbeck takes the reader back in time to the Industrial Revolution to discover what our schools are really for, the hidden agenda of education, and how it can be stopped.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
Life With Toddlers: 3 simple strategies to ease the struggle and raise happy, healthy toddlers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Time to get tough, Mommies! Witty and fun, Life with Toddlers dishes out no-nonsense guidance and down to earth techniques. Pulling no punches, this mom of three lays out toddler discipline with empathy, and yes, a few migraines of her own! Most toddler books are filled with peachy, useless, it'll-be-fine advice. Well, no more!
Surviving Your Child's Adolescence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Parents have come to Jean's web site for years for insight into living with teens. Attitude, chores, grades, mood swings, lying, sex, drugs, power struggles: she covers it all while helping parents understand the whys underlying teen emotions and behavior (and their own). "Jean Walbridge has written an incredibly useful book for both clinicians and parents." --Constance Kintzler, LCSW, Chicago