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Tales of a Two-Year-Old
By Naveed Saleh
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
By Paul Stankus
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.”
Father Wounds - Reclaiming Your Childhood
By Francis Anfuso
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 65,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
As an abandoned and abused son, my soul suffered long-term destruction. But my wounded heart was exactly what God wanted to heal and restore. I discovered God is the Father I always wanted. He’s the perfect Dad I needed all along.God can help you forgive the parent who hurt you. He wants to heal you completely and use you mightily in the lives of others!
Backseat Driver: Wit and Wisdom from Father to Son
By Jeff Mudd
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!
In Search of Fatherhood
By Kevin Renner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
“In Search of Fatherhood” is a soulful look into the lives of women and how their fathers shaped them—for better or worse. Author and father Kevin Renner spent a year interviewing 50 women from around the world and across seven decades to understand how men unknowingly set their daughters’ lives on trajectories that fly, sink, or meander. This book brings together their stories…and his.
Ned Davy's Road to Redemption
By Matthew Jansen
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.
The Myth of Mr. Mom - Real Stories by Real Stay-At-Home Dads
By Jeremy Rodden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Portmanteau Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Myth of Mr. Mom is a collaborative non-fiction essay anthology written by stay-at-home dads that shares the personal stories of eight men from around the world.
Dances With My Father
By Wendy Alexander
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
By Leopole Astonelli McLaughlin III
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
By Lenny Rudow
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
By Sean Keefe
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'
By Gavin Kennedy
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
By Donna Stafford-Munro
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,330. 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
By Greta Beigel
Price: $1.99 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
By Brian Christofferson
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
By Dan Mayhew
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
By Gerry Boylan
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
By Josh Busch
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.
Absent Fathers
By Michael White
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 59,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Why Fathers? Why did God create them? What was He thinking? How did He expect them to work, to do their job? Has fatherhood ever worked? Is it working today? Fathers are central to God's plan for the human family.This book discusses today's estrangement of fathers-physically, emotionally, spiritually-and points to constructive solutions that men in all walks of life may adopt.
Interpreting Daddy
By Brian Montgomery
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!