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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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Third Stage of Labor
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The Third Stage of Labor is a comprehensive volume, including insights regarding the umbilical cord, the placenta and natural approaches to this phase of birth. Contributors include Sarah J. Buckley, Gail Hart, Naoli Vinaver and Robin Lim.
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
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Price: $15.00 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.
4015 Days
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
4015 days is about my experience as a father of twins making life style choices to maximize a positive outcome for my children and my parenting experience. 4015 days addresses a philosophy of making fatherhood a top life stage priority in a limited window of time and experience.
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children provides powerful tools and techniques for all adults to support children in re-connecting with child-like wonder, love for learning and natural creativity. The tools include honoring uniqueness, developing deep relationships with nature, embracing the “real” child and many more. A visionary and life changing book.
Slow Parenting Teens
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2012 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Slow Parenting Teens provides a news flash to parents: If your relationship with your teen isn’t what you want--YOU can change it. The five “slow” attitudes in this book will help you face your own fears and create a positive, respectful, and fun parenting relationship with your teenager.
The Successful Single Mom Finds Love
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Series: The Successful Single Mom Books, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
The Successful Single Mom Finds Love is a roadmap for single moms who are ready to fall in love again. This book is like getting advice from one of your girlfriends who has “been there” and “done that.” If you're ready to find new love, this is your guide!
I know you THINK this is a toaster: Promoting family values through object lessons
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You set the price! Words: 49,660. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
This book contains a list of objects lessons which I feel are useful in teaching family and Christian themes. Toaster could be helpful in youth ministries, Sunday school, family devotionals, youth camps, family counseling and family home evenings. Below is a list of chapter headings and subject matter. There are at least two object lessons per the 60 theme.
Humpty Dumpty "A Child's Conundrum"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
This book explores the conundrum experienced by a child after a divorce. How does a child remain close to one parent from whom they are physically separated without alienating the other? When a parent turns a child against the other parent, the closeness between the child and the separated parent can shatter into pieces. And like Humpty Dumpty, those pieces can probably never be put back together.
The Seven Secrets of Extremely Successful Mothers: The Manual for Raising Boys to Men
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The Seven Secrets of Extremely Successful Mothers is a comprehensive how-to guide for creating an interdependent relationship with your son that empowers him to mature into the man he was destined to become. Do not risk raising another 30-year-old boy. Learn the seven secrets successful mothers have used throughout history to raise confident, classy, funny, intelligent, and visionary young leaders
What your Dad should have told you.
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
All your Dad shouldAll your Dad should have told you about bullies, girls, marriage, finances, life, religions. have told you about bullies, girls, marriage, finances, life, religions.
Baby Bumps: The Almost, Barely, Not-Quite-True Story of Pregnancy, Bed Rest and One Batshit Crazy Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,610. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
From the author of the award-winning blog Snarky Mommy comes a book that will make every woman who has ever been pregnant pee with laughter (not that that’s hard).
Break Through Social, Sensory, Speech Barriers 5 Keys to Unlock Autism & Sensory Processsing Disorder
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Price: $21.97 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
1. Know to why the behavior is happening 2. Know how to change it 3. Know how to create better results quicker This is what you will get out of this book: Creative and useful information that can be used right away to start Create changes immediately and in the future that focuses on ability It gives you a new way of looking at all behavior and how to change it.