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Thou And I: Dawning the Age of the Childlike
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Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The dated entries in this father-son memoir follow the developmental ‘first steps’ of a child who by age two treaded more of the road-less-traveled than most adults might care to in a lifetime. A homeschooling journey of learning, it is a road-less-traveled that covers the expanse between America, Africa and shore to shore on the African continent.
Autism Dad 2: ‘Tween Edition—Continuing Adventures in Autism, Adolescence, and Fatherhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The adventures of Autism Dad and Boy Rocco continue through the pre-pubescent years (age 8-12), leaping over autism’s ever-changing obstacles, while stumbling through life’s major milestones. Autism Dad and Rocco—along with Precocious Little Sister and Super Mom—tackle everything autism, from diagnosis to family dynamics, with grace and humor.
David And Me Under The Sea: Essays From A Decade With Autism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Ellie DeLano is best known for her blog, SingleMomtism, where she chronicles the ups and downs of parenting a child with autism. Her journey with her son David has taught her that an autism diagnosis isn't the end of the world - it's just the beginning of an interesting new one.
Everyday Dad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Lasaria Creative Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Take a wild ride through fatherhood with Dale Alderman and his two young sons, Chase and Logan. You will laugh out loud as this goofball dad and his kinetic kids turn normal daily activities into hilarious escapades. From a Little League baseball game to a grade school field trip, Dale finds a wealth of humor in his real-world experiences. Let Dale show you how much he loves being an everyday dad!
The Good Parent: Essentials Principles for Raising Your Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,930. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by On The Fly Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
We want the best for our children as well, but do we DO what is best for them? Are we parents of Principle or Emotion? Are the patterns we set today, going to empower our children in the future? More importantly, will we like what they become…or choke them along the way? Author Jaime Buckley and father of 12, asked those very questions and gives you the answers…
Two Years Autism Blogs Featured on ModernMom.com
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Two years of writing blogs on the website, ModernMom.com. I hope to pass along experiences I have had with my autistic son.
Người cha tốt hơn là người thầy tốt
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 143,040. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Nếu như nói trong việc giáo dục gia đình, người cha là một cây đại thụ, thì người mẹ là một thảm cỏ xanh. Cây đại thụ và thảm cỏ xanh giống như không khí và nước, hợp sức tạo nên cho trẻ không gian trưởng thành tốt đẹp. Như vậy, trẻ sẽ có một nhân cách phát triển toàn diện. Nhưng những người cha hiện nay đều không nhận thức được điều này, mà dồn tất cả việc nuôi dạy con cho người mẹ...
Yêu thương và tự do
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,430. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Điều gì làm nên sức hấp dẫn của “Yêu thương và tự do”? Điều gì đã khiến “Yêu thương và tự do” mang lại sự thay đổi to lớn cho nhiều gia đình và trẻ nhỏ đến vậy? Chính nhờ vào nền tảng của phương pháp giáo dục nổi tiếng toàn cầu Montessori, kết hợp với kinh nghiệm thực tiễn nhiều năm của Tôn Thụy Tuyết trong lĩnh vực giáo dục mầm non và được chắp bút bằng tình yêu thương con trẻ vô hạn của tác giả.
Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 222,610. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Cuốn sách “Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt” là một cuốn sổ tay về cách nuôi dạy con của nhà giáo, thạc sĩ Doãn Kiến Lợi. Chị đã tổng kết kinh nghiệm gần hai mươi năm nuôi dạy con, đồng thời kết hợp với một nền tảng lí thuyết vững chắc và kinh nghiệm thực tế có được trong quá trình trực tiếp dạy học cũng như tiếp xúc với khá nhiều trẻ em, từ đó đúc rút ra được những bài học quý báu...
Calming The Storm: Learning To Live More Peacefully With Your Extra-Active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is a guide to assist parents, teachers and others associated with an extra-active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) child in their lives. It has practical suggestions to make life easier for both the adults and the child as the child progresses through the daily ups and downs in his or her life. The suggestions in the book can also assist adults in dealing with extra-active Asperger children.
Father and Son: Thirty Years of Growing Up Together
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
A chronicle of Joseph Sutton’s relationship with his son Ray, giving a year-by-year account of his thoughts and feelings for Ray as he grew from an infant into a man. Sutton’s fatherly concerns, insights, imperfections and range of emotions are openly revealed. Whether you’re a father, mother, son or daughter, you can benefit from reading about Sutton’s 30 years of growing up with his son.
Just Because Your Kids Drive You Insane...Doesn't Mean You Are A Bad Parent!
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Series: Jelly Mom, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
It's time to duck the flying mashed potatoes and get real about parenting and the modern domestic life with Lisa Barker. Laugh, cry, laugh some more, it's all about preserving sanity.
Bring Them Up, Don't Put Them Down
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
When you are troubled with parenting decisions and are worried that you may have got it wrong, answers may be found in this book. A guide to understanding your child's nurturing requirements, from toddler to teenage.
How to Find Higher Conscious Childcare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This is a terrific, thoughtful book that all parents and child care providers should read. It is so easy to repeat parenting and teaching patterns that were taught to us growing up (and are within our comfort zones) and aren't necessarily the best options as parents and child care providers. It is so easy to follow the path that was paved for us growing up, it is definitely time to de-clutter...
Raising My Only Child: A Generation X Mother's Pre-Cyberspace Parenting Experience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
I wrote this book at the behest of my son. My experiences in raising him may be different from your background, way of life, and time period. But as parents we all share a common goal: we want to be successful in raising our children and derive a lasting and meaningful relationship with them. To this end, I hope that my experiences and insights will benefit current and future parents.
Character Education with Chess - Useful Ideas for Parents, Teachers, and Therapists
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
"This book is wonderful! The juxtaposition of chess and psychology is fascinating, insightful and inspiring. I found myself taking notes while reading to remember key points... I look forward to reading this book again.. That is the mark of a good book to me, one that I would read again. You do not need to even know how to play chess to read this." John Herron, author of "Total Chess"
Guiding 'Difficult' Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The focus of this book is not only about helping you to guide your children through concerns that arise during their early years (0-18), but it is even more about enjoying your children. They do grow up, much faster than we expect. Take advantage of the tremendous joy they can bring into your life and the vast understanding of life that they provide. You will be glad you did.
Smarter Play, Smarter Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book covers 4 main areas; 1. What does it mean to be smart? The 5 Ingredients of intelligence. 2. Play is Serious Business 3. Pitfalls of the Digital Age 4. How can we raise smarter kids then? And much more...
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.
I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
These 52 Creative Nonfiction stories capture some of the amusing tales and a few tragic moments we had growing up. Most of the stories will make funnybones ache, but a few will make heartstrings feel like fresh sutures. Few people have tasted a biscuit that was so hard firemen had to remove it, dodged bobcats on their way to the bathroom, or waded through a treasure of Confederate money.