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The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
How to Talk to Kids about Babies, Birth, and Puberty: Tips to foster conversations from toddlers to teens
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Price: $6.27 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Many parents dread the topics of sex and sexuality, but children are born with a natural curiosity about everything, including their bodies. Dr. Chrystal de Freitas is not only a doctor, but a parent as well. In her book, parents will learn that these topics don’t have to be embarrassing for either parent or child, and can be turned into positive opportunities to share values and information.
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.
Raising Teens in the 21st Century
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
A one-stop resource with effective parenting strategies for raising happy, health, productive teens in the new millennium. Topics include everything from cell phones to spirituality, chores to curfews, grades to dating, videogames to family vacations, summer jobs to substance abuse, punishing to praising, arguing to negotiating, communicating to motivating.
Surviving Your Child's Adolescence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Parents have come to Jean's web site for years for insight into living with teens. Attitude, chores, grades, mood swings, lying, sex, drugs, power struggles: she covers it all while helping parents understand the whys underlying teen emotions and behavior (and their own). "Jean Walbridge has written an incredibly useful book for both clinicians and parents." --Constance Kintzler, LCSW, Chicago
The S.M.A.R.T. Strategy: Grooming Your Child for Future Success
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
These days, going through the honorable but perfunctory routine of raising your child in a comfortable, loving home is not enough. You can spend years overseeing homework, soccer games, dance class, and music lessons but would be remiss in your parental duties if you failed to adequately prepare your child for his future career, many years before he actually starts it.
Breastfeeding
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding
Breastfeeding is a collection of articles previously published in Midwifery Today magazine. This volume contains insights into breastfeeding duration, breast milk sharing, milk supply and more, as well as personal accounts of breastfeeding adventures. Contributors include Michel Odent and Suzanne Colson.
Children Playdates - Tips for Building Kid's Social Skills
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Whether you are new to the play date scene or you've been taking part in them for years, these helpful tips will ensure you and your child have a positive experience in your play date future. If you are new to the play date arena and are not sure how to get started just know you are not alone.
Positive Thinking for Kids
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Packed full of practical tips and self-help techniques this book shows you how to help your children develop a strong positive mental attitude and a healthy self-esteem. Whatever the age of your child, you will find helpful suggestion explaining how to help your kids take control of their thoughts and approach life with a positive mindset and strong inner confidence.
What is Mastitis? A Self Help Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding
Quick, drug free alternatives for the treatment of mastitis and blocked milk ducts. Includes: 15 massage and stretch techniques, 4 natural remedies and 6 breastfeeding positions.
The Sperm Meets Egg Plan: Getting Pregnant Faster
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Price: Free! Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Casey Shay Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The Sperm Meets Egg Plan is a step-by-step guide to achieving pregnancy without taking invasive tests, charting temperatures, or making mistakes in predicting your ovulation that result in mistimed attempts at fertilization.
Balanced Diet for Kids
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
Here are some delicious yet healthy ideas which would really help you to manage your life better and make your kids happy too.
Bankrupt at Birth: Why Child Identity Theft Is On The Rise & How It's Happening Under Parents' Noses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by The Author Incubator. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Child Identity Theft is the fastest growing form of ID theft and it's the one that's least understood. In Bankrupt at Birth, author Joe Mason uses stories and statistics to outline the problem of child identity theft and offers parents practical advice to protect their kids.
Building Self Esteem and Confidence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
One of the most important skills for improving the relationship between parents and children is encouragement. Focus on the strengths of your child to build self-confidence and self-esteem. Parents who encourage their children help them to develop the courage to be imperfect.
How to Keep Your Teenager From Driving You Crazy: A Proven Program for Encouraging Responsibility, Enforcing Limits and Restoring Peace to Your Family
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Your parent-teen relationship doesn't have to make you lose your mind. Dr. Paula Stone Bender's simple and proven methods encourage responsibility and positive attitudes in your teen. Dr. Bender shows you how to develop and implement a behavior contract that will improve your teen's behavior by setting clear expectations and providing structure to their lives.
Pocket Pregnancy Guide to What to Do When Pregnant, Free Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
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This FREE short e-book gives an overview of steps you can take to feel better during pregnancy, reduce your risk of complications, have a more enjoyable birth, and give your baby the best possible start you can, read this free guide to find out more about how Pocket Pregnancy™ works. Pocket Pregnancy™ is based on the ROADS™ of healthy pregnancy: Relaxation, Options, Activity, Diet and Support.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted: 30 Essays on Giftedness, 30 Years of SENG
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG) has compiled a collection of 30 essays that focus on many topics, from parenting gifted children, to living with the intensity that often accompanies giftedness, to giftedness in diverse communities and special needs populations. Authors include national and international experts on giftedness.
Sane Parents Guide: Feeding and Nutrition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
For a long time, feeding has been a pretty simple proposition. You get hungry, you eat, generally around three times a day. You try to stick with the healthy stuff, but you don’t obsess about it. When you worry about weight, it’s always about losing it. Gaining weight is not the problem. That all changes when the baby comes around. Find tips and advice on feeding your kids here.
How To Raise Resilient Bounce Back Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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How does your child handle disappointment? What happens when they don’t win the game, election or friend? Are they resilient? Do they want to quit the team when they are not chosen for play? Can they bounce-back from disappointment or failure and find new ways to become empowered? How do you handle discouragement and crisis? What happens when you face adversity?
Devotionals for Pregnant Women
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
Devotionals for Pregnant Women is a treasure chest of the manifold promises of God for His pregnant daughters.In the book,she lets the reader into the privacy of her devotional times and her dialogues with God as she journeyed through five pregnancies.She has proved the efficacy of the Word of God in her life.She encourages every pregnant woman to taste and see that the Lord is good.