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Unsustainable Population by Ed Conduit
Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception(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 Myths of Single Parenting by Loanda Cullen
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom by Jennifer Hancock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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.
Get your teen to talk..... by David C Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: 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....
Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children by Jane Gilgun
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
How to know when children have been sexually abused poses special challenges. Some children speak up, while others are scared into silence. Some show no signs, while others show signs of stress and trauma. At times, the interactions between children and the persons who may be abusing them sometimes raise concerns. This article show the many different signs that children show or may not show.
Nine Months and a Week by Josh Busch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood(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.
Teen Leadership: A Parent's Guide by David Osborn
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: 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
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Girl Names 2011 by Linda Alchin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
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!
Choices by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
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.
Second Stage: The Pushing Phase of Labor by Midwifery Today
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: 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.
The Drug Addict Pattern by Jacobus Kotze
Series: Basic Home Security, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 22,280. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
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.
Memoirs of a Singing Birth by Elena Skoko
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: 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.
How to Die Consciously: Secrets from Beyond the Veil by Diane Goble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
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.
When Good Kids Get You In A Gotcha War by Katherine Gordy Levine
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
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.
Learning to Love a Stranger by Cathy Bonnstetter
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Categories: 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."
Journal Writing Can Inspire Your Kids to Write Better and to Love It by Mary Versteeg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Jennifer Stewart. Categories: 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.
Cool Names for Babies by Pamela Redmond Satran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
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.
Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma by Leopole Astonelli McLaughlin III
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood(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.
Calmer: Medical Events with Cognitively Impaired Children by Melissa Hogan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This short book offers a toolbox of workable strategies described in parent, not psychologist, terms that are designed to reduce medical trauma in your special child. The strategies are drawn from the work of the author with her son who suffers from a rare condition called Hunter Syndrome, sees ten specialists, four therapists, has a weekly infusion, and is in a clinical trial.