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Trust Your Radar: Honest Advice for Teens and Young Adults from a Surgeon, Firefighter, Police Officer, Scuba Divemaster, Golfer, and Amateur Comedian
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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Goal: Help young adults avoid the major sand traps of life! Target audience: Ages 14 – 40 and parents. Trust Your Radar provides clear information and practical solutions, delivered with memorable, entertaining, and fun stories from the author's varied careers. "Distills everything young people need into one plain-spoken, fun to read format." Parents: You want your kids to know these things!
Gingers and Wry
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Twins, Triplets & More
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"TWINS. It's the kind of word that only ever happens to somebody else." This is the kind of dry humour that characterizes Gingers & Wry, an autobiographical account of a stay@home Dad of tenacious toddler twin boys. Join the author as he finds the humour in situations that would make the Dalai Lama scream out in anger. You'll never see the world the same once you've seen it through Dwayne's eyes.
5 Keys Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How would you feel if your home was peaceful and filled with laughter and love instead of arguments and disrespect? What if there was a way to end all the arguing, whining, backchatting and rudeness in your family in just a few weeks? The 5 Keys system is a simple and effective strategy, based on generations-old principles, that will help you to create a happy, calm family within a few weeks.
Children of Dreams, An Adoption Memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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Communist blockades, life-threatening illness, betrayal, and deceit all play a part in this one-of-a-kind adoption story.
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
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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.
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
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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."
Closing The Gap
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Series: Parent Drug Awareness, Parents Drug Awareness. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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Parenting teenagers at times can be difficult and is an unknown journey for parents of teenage children. This book came about when one of the co-authors identified how he could improve communication between parents and their teenager after the teenager had 'ran away from home'. This book is unique. Personal experiences have been drawn by the authors to help improve parent-teenager relationships.
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
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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.
Bring Your Teen Back From The Brink: Get Educated, Get Tough, and Get Help to Save Your Teen from Drugs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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This book is a great first step for parents to increase their effectiveness in dealing with teen drug use. Get a quick education in what you need to know to avoid emotional pitfalls, identify the behaviors of teen drug users, get factual information on drugs, get tough, and find professional help when you need it. Bring your teen back from the brink and restore health and peace to your family.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Gift of Values ~ Volume One
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
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Do you struggle with family devotions? Do you long to help your children develop values such as honesty and courage? This book will encourage and inspire you to give your children the priceless gift of values. Fun to use; full of stories, inspirational quotes and creative ideas to help you in this vital task. A valuable practical resource for parents.
Dinosaurs Eat Sprouts, a stress-busting guide to making fun, healthy food your kids will eat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
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A simple, effective guide, packed with tips, tasty recipes and sound nutritional advice to help you make fun, healthy food your kids will want to eat. Designed to take the stress out of feeding the children, there is something for every parent from those on a budget to those catering for vegetarians or fussy eaters.
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
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"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.
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
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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.
The Beginning of the Middle of the End of the Beginning
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Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
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The story of a widowed father of two girls, and how they manage to be a family through all the ins and outs of life. This true story chronicles the trials and tribulations of a suburban dad and his kids. There are life lessons to be learned in almost every circumstance, the single dad and his girls do the best they can every day to learn them.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A boy navigates through a chaotic childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle lessons he must choose or discard. He is swept toward an emotional chasm that threatens to swallow and imprison him forever, and he must decipher secrets in a local pond to secure his future.
Trust Your Radar Slackers' Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,440. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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Attention all slackers. We know you just can’t read a full length self-improvement book. And you don’t want your slacker friends to see you carrying a physical book around. So here’s the Slackers’ Edition ebook of Trust Your Radar. Same real world advice, just in a short, easy to read, easy to hide format. You won’t get the fun stories of the full version; but you will get the message.
Let's Play Math: How Homeschooling Families Can Learn Math Together, and Enjoy It!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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If you are like many homeschooling parents, math is not your favorite subject. Would you like to break out of the textbook mold and explore math through “living” books and activities? Whether you hope to replace your math program or just to supplement it, Denise Gaskins will show you how to turn math into a learning adventure for the whole family.
Total Blueprint for World Domination
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Price: Free! Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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Dream. Design. Dominate! Target big dreams and build a plan to achieve them. Total Blueprint for World Domination is a motivational non-fiction book for young adults that inspires action. Achieve world domination step-by-step, and start now. Because there is no real world, just the one you create!
The Decalogue for Parents and Children - How to Successfully Raise Our Children
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Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
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The difference between a positive action and a negative one, between a good deed and a bad deed lies in our intention: a deed done out of a negative intention becomes bad (even if it has no negative consequences) and a deed coming from a good intention becomes good, even if the outcome is not always a good one.