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Unexpected Tales and Feel Good Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life does not come with an instruction manual. When I found skunks in my crawl space, I could not refer to page 98 to see what to do about it. I couldn't find a chapter about how to tell your neighbor that you accidentally burned up his yard. There was also no instruction on not climbing on a firetruck in the dark, because you might fall and break your finger off. You may not be able to laugh at
Fathers In The Mist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
A man reminisces about his relationship with his late father on Father's Day.
Love You, Daddy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
I'm sad. My daddy tries so hard. I wish people would grow up and see what life is all about, like I do. I'm seven. I'm a big boy! Help me fix this legal system thing so they don't take my daddy away from me. I don't want your little boy or girl feeling sad or lonely like these law people make me feel. Let's work together and fix this. Whaddya say?
Tales of a Two-Year-Old
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Two-year-olds do crazy things. My name is Naveed, and I'm a physician-journalist. I spent a year observing my two-year-old, Zain, and jotting down all the funny things that he does. I then wrote this polished book of short, humorous anecdotes. I wrote this book to not only celebrate my two-year-old but two-year-olds everywhere. Enjoy!
Dad Desperately In Need of Training Wheels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Paul thought he had caring for a newborn all figured out from studying baby books—that is, until the first diaper was fired. Come along with him as he juggles food-art explosions, sleepless nights, diaper disasters and the wonderment of raising a child. As Paul says, “Watching myself be proven completely wrong was one of the happiest moments of my life.”
Backseat Driver: Wit and Wisdom from Father to Son
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
"Getting your teeth cleaned can be pretty humbling. The best-case scenario is that you follow a hillbilly." Such is the advice passed down from father to son in Mudd's rite-of-passage humor book. This how-to (and how-to-not) guidebook is great for fathers and sons alike and spans the milestones and molehills of life from grade school to fatherhood. Hop into "Backseat Driver" and enjoy the ride!
Ned Davy's Road to Redemption
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The story of a forty-mumble fat man turning his life around so that the All Blacks will win the Rugby World Cup 2011.
Dances With My Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
This book was written in the 14 days straight after her fathers’ cancer diagnosis. It’s not a dry stilted memoir, it’s an outpouring of love, tears, respect and celebrations that’ll have you crying and laughing at the same time. Relive their dividing upsets, celebrate their smallest victories and share two lives lived with courage, hope and humour.
Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
(5.00 from 1 review)
We always hear a lot about deadbeat dads — those who don’t claim, spend time, raise, or even support their children. However we rarely hear about the fathers who want to be in their child’s life, but the mothers won’t allow them to? Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma is a book to help non-custodial fathers obtain more control and to be able to exert their rights over their children.
Real Men Don't Do Desitin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Think of this book as a survival guide for the modern male who will soon be having children. In it, you'll learn all about baby care task-avoidance techniques; why you should never talk to a woman who's breast-feeding; pottie-training for dummies; why you should quit pretending to wash your hands after you pee; and much, much more. Caution: women should NOT read this book - please!
A Father's Nightmare
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
A Father’s Nightmare tells the tale of my unique struggle with the devastation caused by adultery and the darkest secret a wife can keep from a husband. An unfaithful wife, aided by a blind and deaf family court system, introduced me to a jail cell. This same partnership led me to the love of my life.
So, is it just me? - 'cliches'
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
I very often find that the insensitive, un-spoken and socially frowned-upon thoughts that are in the minds of the people in the room, somehow always come out of my mouth :-)
Dad Love
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
This delightful book is filled with quotes and insights into 'Dad Love'. Why do we love our dads so much? That question is answered in short paragraphs of reminiscing, memories, feelings, thoughts, humour and love from everyday people, celebrities, authors and philosophers.
A Jew from Riga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The author in 2004 visited Riga in order to learn more about her Dad’s mysterious past. How did her father, a young soldier at the start of World War II end up migrating from Eastern Europe to South Africa? And why did he leave suddenly when she was 10 and head for the States? On her travels, Greta learns a lot about Latvia, land of his youth, and Riga, the Baltics' capital city that rocks.
Wadie's Sandbox
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Series: For Compensation or Hire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
In the spring of 1977 a young man drove north on Highway 93 in Montana to take a job flying the night air mail. The plan was to gain the experience necessary to land a better job, flying a bigger airplane for more money. The passing of four and a half years found him married to the woman of dreams. They had a house, dog and an economy car. And three children.
The Butterfly and the Stone
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
For anyone who has loved a prodigal child, here is a voice in the night that says you are not alone. 'The Butterfly and the Stone' is a story of fear and hope on a journey that leads from the safety of home to Iraq, and home again to face a fiercer enemy: post-traumatic stress and addiction. Yet, along the way is God's love...found in a most unexpected place.
Gerry Tales: How I Lived Happily Ever After, Despite Stabbing Myself in the Back, Scalding My Cojones, and Really Pissing Off My Wife During Childbirth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this collection of personal essays, Gerry Boylan recounts a lifetime of adventures and misadventures. His stories are sweet, loopy, and hilarious, ranging from hitchhiking experiences gone awry to the birth of his first child. Whether he's fleeing in terror from a marauding bat or causing a thousand-bicycle pileup in Beijing, he'll have you laughing at his unique mixture of lunacy and heart.
Nine Months and a Week
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man's life is changed in a flash as a new little person erupts forth into the world. His feelings, for better or for worse, were captured only days after the momentous event.
Interpreting Daddy
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
An intelligent, informative, and witty How-To book for the man expecting his first child or the man expecting yet another child. This entertaining and engaging book deals with every facet of fatherhood, from dealing with new in-laws to how your pets will deal with your new bundle of joy (trouble!). Despite the droll approach, there is priceless information and advice herein. Congratulations!
The Difference a Father Makes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010 by Ampelon Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Former NFL lineman and pastor Ed Tandy McGlasson challenges dads to excel in fatherhood and equips them to do so. He demonstrates how we can set up goal lines in the lives of children, marking when they enter into adulthood. He contends it is a must -- and a father's job does not end there. In a powerful way, he answers the "Yeah, but how?" question every man asks after being challenged.