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The Parenting Primer: A guide to positive parenting in the first six years by Michelle Carchrae
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Learn positive parenting skills by taking a big-picture view of parenting that prioritizes attachment, respect, empathy, accurate information, self-discipline and joy.
Oops! The 9 Ways We Screw Up Our Toddlers by Michelle Smith
Price: Free! Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(5.00 from 1 review)
Becoming a parent is a scary thing. Even more scary when we see how some of the kids around us act. We are determined that our babies will not grow up and display those same ugly behaviors! But the first time we're fending off a nasty tantrum in the bookstore, we begin to doubt our resolve. Oops! takes you through the top nine reasons that kids act rotten.
Breaking the Sound Barriers: 9 deaf success stories by Julie Postance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
An inspiring collection of real life stories capturing the struggles and successes of parents of deaf children and deaf adults as they explore what helped and what hindered them in navigating the world of hearing loss. An immensely practical book full of insights, strategies, tips and advice for parents and carers of deaf and hard of hearing children.
Baby Names From Puerto Rico: Trendy, Creative and Unique Names from the Island of Enchantment by Jared Romey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Language Babel. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
This book includes more than 4,500 baby names from Puerto Rico. Janiraliz, Keixha, Yaisa Nicolle, Jasiel Joel & Yandiel are only a few examples of names given to people from Puerto Rico. Included in this book are unique, modern and creative names that break all traditions and roles. This book, whose principal focus is for girls' names, collects more than 4,000 names for girls & over 500 for boys.
Distracting the Distractions Raising a Child with ADD A Parents's Decision to Medicate by Jo-Anne Sieppert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Distracting the Distractions is the book all parents facing the tough decision of whether or not to medicate their child diagnosed with ADD should read. Jo-Anne was diagnosed with ADD herself and she is a parent of a child with ADD, Jo-Anne and her child take the medication that she talks about in her book. “I can relate to other parents in a way that doctors and psychologist can’t.”
Official Scoutorama.com Pinewood Derby Handbook by Scoutorama
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
The Official Scoutorama.com Pinewood Derby Handbook contains top speed tips, detailed building instructions, and illustrations to help you build a winning derby car. Whether you are a veteran derby racer or just starting out on your first car, this book is based on decades of experience building winning derby cars. Over 6,000 copies sold.
Special Needs Special Answers - Memories and Milestones Toward Hope and Help for Special Needs Children and Parents by Tiny Katz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,970. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Honest, inspirational, compassionate and loving. A revealing life story of living, learning and growing up with a special needs child from birth to adult life. Best of all is the detailed, creative solutions to getting the best for your child. If you're a parent or child advocate this book is for you!
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education by Meredith Resnick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education is written by Learning Specialist Meredith Resnick, M.Ed & MA. The author explores the purpose behind reframing how special education labels are used and viewed and offers methods for this reframing movement. In addition, she provides strategies, both technological and traditional, for empowering and assisting students with labels.
A to Z of Indian Baby Boy & Girls Names by Melissa Russell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
We respond to our name throughout our lives. People associate us with our first name; it forms part of our identity. Names help to distinguish us from one another. The choice of an Indian name is, therefore, incredibly important. And those of us who choose a baby's name are taking on a responsible task! Browse through our selection of over 3,500 Indian boys and girls names.
Your Child Can't Read Because His Teacher Cannot Teach Phonics Reading Skills by Dr. Reginald Oxendine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Today, there is a national reading crisis in America. It is imperative that schools, educators and parents return to phonics and phonemic awareness methods of reading instruction. When 40% of our students in public schools are either completely illiterate or functionally illiterate, it is time to address the root cause of this problem. The whole language reading or look and say is not working.
Promises: A Metaphysical Approach to Marriage and Parenting by Sherilyn Highben
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by William LePar. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Promises: A Metaphysical Approach to Marriage and Parenting provides a path to spiritual growth. Discover the relationships between husband and wife, parent and child that are commitments established in the spiritual realm before the soul enters the physical realm. Understand the true dynamics between spouses as well as between parent and child and how those dynamics reflect the spiritual world.
A Single Mother, A Few Perspectives..And Anyone Else That is a Single Parent by Mary Elizabeth Jones M.A.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
This incredible self-help book uses valuable strategies to help single parents maximize their time, energy, and resources so they can make the most of their lives for themselves and their children.
Bankrupt at Birth: Why Child Identity Theft Is On The Rise & How It's Happening Under Parents' Noses by Joe Mason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by The Author Incubator. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
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.
Do You Secretly Hate Being a Mother? So Do Thousands of Other Mothers by Selena Brown
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Have you ever suspected that some mothers SECRETLY hate being mothers? Well, suspect no more because thousands of mothers actually do hate being mothers. Apparently, motherhood has an ugly and unpleasant side that thousands of mothers want you to know about PRIOR to making the life-altering decision to become a mother, stepmother, adoptive mother, foster mother, legal guardian, etc.
Dyslexia: A Parent's Travel Guide by Elouise Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Statistics, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Dyslexia: a parent’s travel guide by Elouise Kaplan gives an understanding of what dyslexia is. It identifies the main challenges faced by dyslexic children and their parents as the child moves through the education system. The guide provides parents with a wealth of information about how they can help their child to overcome difficulties and to succeed.
Are We Normal? “Funny, True Stories From an Everyday Family” by Christina Scalise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
“Life is way too short,” says Christina Scalise, “so try to enjoy every minute of it with a sense of humor!” Scalise’s book, “Are We Normal?” started as a journal of their family’s funny and challenging moments, meant for her own kids to enjoy. Then she decided to share the stories with the world. If others can’t relate to them, she says, “I hope readers at least get a good laugh out of them.”
How to Become a Babysitter - Your Step-By-Step Guide to Becoming a Babysitter by HowExpert
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
If you want to know how to be the best babysitter, then the "How to Become a Babysitter" guide is what you need to read. You can become the best babysitter by getting this step-by-step guide. In this guide, you will discover what you need to do to become the best babysitter, especially if you want to do it for a living.
My Child: 100 Things I Love About You by Sue Methuen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
A collection of short, loving messages for a young child. In this heartwarming little book, you will find ways to encourage a child in all aspects of life including boosting confidence and giving positive, gentle nudges to do better while showing unconditional love. Use this book’s loving messages to encourage and inspire your own child and provide inspiration for even more loving thoughts.
A NEW DADS HANDBOOK: Settle & sleep in 90 seconds plus other secrets from a real dad by Aaron Kiggins
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(4.00 from 1 review)
This handbook is a quick reference guide for new dads. Based on real experiences with my 2.5yo & 4mth olds, it includes the things I wish I'd been told before they arrived. Including successful methods that get baby to sleep quickly & how to solve other problems - plus some little secrets that your friends forgot to tell you.
Bully Buster OC Parent Resource Guide by Ryan Foland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
The Bully Buster OC Parent Resource Guide is designed to provide practical, straight forward advice for parents and children on how to handle various bullying and cyberbullying situations. Laid out in an easy to read format, this book answers frequently asked questions with proven solutions. Also included is a bonus section for kids with 12 easy tips to becoming Bully Proof!