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A Perfect Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Music
(5.00 from 1 review)
Heart warming story of sharing the Christmas spirit in a large family in hard times.
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.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
The Humanist Approach to Happiness is a book that basically says – here are personal ethics, here is why they are important, and here is how you can apply them to your daily life and why doing so will help you live a happier more productive life. It isn’t a philosophy book so much as a book about the pragmatic reasons for being an ethical, compassionate and responsible person.
Unsustainable Population
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Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(4.00 from 1 review)
The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
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!
Get your teen to talk.....
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
In a tough situation does your teen/young adult refuse to talk to you? Take these simple steps and I guarantee he or she will not only sit down, but you will have the opportunity to get them to do what you need....
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA" is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of how he pieced together the long-kept secret of his own origins. This highly suspenseful book is a page-turning saga of personal detective work and the first book to chronicle the paradigm-shifting application of genetic genealogy to adoption search.
The Myths of Single Parenting
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
First published in 1986,all rights for this essay are reverted to me, the author. It's about being a single parent, beyond stigma, with real tools. It's popular to blame America’s up-trend in violence and other social problems on family breakdown: on single parents. Myths and stereotypes have been promoted by half-truths and often prejudiced viewpoints. Research based work allows a new view.
Teen Leadership: A Parent's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
With the advent of many leaders falling short, we need to ensure our future is lead by a strong group of men and women who will pull this country out of it's rut. This guide is meant to foster thought and interaction so that leadership qualities are identified and developed among teenagers. There are some resources identified and a ten step plan to help guide a person along the growth path
How to Die Consciously: Secrets from Beyond the Veil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This is a handbook for caregivers and patients who are involved in end of life care situations, as well as anyone who wants to be prepared when their time comes, written by someone who died and came back to share what she learned from her experience to help others realize that we don't die and our journey continues. The author offers a simple method to achieve a peaceful transition experience.
Memoirs of a Singing Birth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
(4.00 from 1 review)
Romantic, inspiring, informed. This is the book that will change your perception of birth. An intimate story where pregnancy and labor are seen as an empowering initiation, where fear is transformed by chanting and pain is channeled into music. An exotic quest for natural birth that will take you to the island of Bali and its birth traditions. Lotus birth described in practice. Witty and honest.
Learning to Love a Stranger
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
(5.00 from 1 review)
When families make the decision to adopt overseas they often think the big challenges come with the administrative processes. Those are huge challenges, but even bigger ones and the amazing awards come when that child, who has been just a thought, finally comes home. In this book, several families discuss that all important first year they were "learning to love a stranger."
Cool Names for Babies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Cool Names for Babies is the ultimate style guide to naming your baby by America's leading experts, the authors of ten books on names and the creators of nameberry.com.
Second Stage: The Pushing Phase of Labor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
A collection of articles from Midwifery Today magazine on the second stage of labor. Contributors include Michel Odent, Carol Gautschi and Cornelia Enning.
Choices
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Choices is a Social Story that can be used with children who believe that they don't have a choice in their bad behaviour. It is designed to introduce the concept that we don't have to use limited ways of reacting to common emotions like anger, sadness and worry. It is a great way to introduce calming strategies to children and to support Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) interventions.
When Good Kids Get You In A Gotcha War
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Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
No one can push your buttons like a teen out to win what Katherine Gordy Levine calls the Gotcha Wars. Most of the parent experts will preach sympathy for the teen. Not Katherine. She's on the side of the parents and finally knows how parents can step out of the battle and turn them into a win/win for all.
Journal Writing Can Inspire Your Kids to Write Better and to Love It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Jennifer Stewart. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Writing skills
How to encourage your children to use journals to improve their writing skills and to learn to love to write. Your children can develop both writing skills and a love of writing. Even if they're too young to write, they can tell you what to write, and as they grow, they'll benefit from journal writing in both tangible and intangible ways.
The Drug Addict Pattern
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Series: Basic Home Security, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 22,280. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
It seems that Society blames the parents of the drug addict for his feebleness in life. In this short book you will not find any sympathy for the drug addict as we deal with the real victims which are the abused parents. It shows you how to spot a drug addict for they all manifest the same pattern which is impossible to hide. We answer the legal questions which go with drug abuse.
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.
Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & the Conflict of Modern Motherhood
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 74,530. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Striking the right balance between career and motherhood is one of the most stressful, heart-wrenching tasks facing women today. Forty-seven women examine the conflict between the need to nurture and the need to work and reveal creative solutions for having the best of both worlds. They offer hope and inspiration but also reveal the messy realities of modern motherhood.