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You Could Be Prime Minister One Day Son - Memoir of a Baby-Boomer by Dennis Harrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,330. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Dennis is brutally honest, open and frank in this memoir. The big themes of family relationships, sense of spirituality and refusal to see himself as a victim are interweaved in the story and all told with great humour. The importance of male mentors to advance a boy into manhood can be observed as the story unfolds. Through their guiding hands and leadership wisdom is gained. Love wins through.
Raising Righteous and Rowdy Girls by Doug Giles
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by White Feather Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
“The feminist movement morphed into a man-hating cult leaving young women bereft of the skills to either be ladies or gentlemen, until Doug Giles stepped in with this marvelous book to show how he raised his daughters to be well-rounded, accomplished ladies of action. This is a must read how-to guide.” —Frank Miniter, Bestselling Author of The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide —
Parents' Guide to Early Autism Intervention by Kimberly Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is intended to help other parents who are currently in the situation we were in. Our one year old had developmental delays. We immediately got him evaluated and he was placed into an early intervention program. We experienced the good and the bad during this time. I intend this book as a learning experience, and hopefully your road within the autism system will be smoother.
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.
As Birds Soar: One Family's Journey Living with ADHD, and Autism Spectrum by B. Suzanne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders(5.00 from 1 review)
Diagnosis does not define who we are—or what we can become. The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, a neurodevelopment condition impacting language, communication and social skills, too often defines limits instead of possibilities. This book offers one family’s journey, with inspiring stories that touch on the issues and concerns exceptional children and their families face.
Brilliant Children Nurtured from Conception by Dr. Reginald Oxendine
Price: Free! Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / child rearing(5.00 from 1 review)
Brilliant Children are Nurtured from Conception gives parents specific examples, techniques and suggestions to demonstrate how to nurture your children and students from conception to adulthood to become brilliant, talented, and intelligent with morals, values, skills, virtue, respect and manners.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos by Joel Everett Harding
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series by Sharon A. Mitchell
Price: Free! Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Raising Ruckus: The Decline of Public Education in the 21st Century by Elizabeth Witbeck
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
5 Keys Parenting by Sue Edgerley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Categories: 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.
Psychology for Parents: Birth to Teens by Faye Carlisle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Psychology for parents: Birth to teens is a comprehensive reference guide. It presents psychological research on parenting children from birth to teens. It aims to bridge the gap between child psychology textbooks and traditional parenting books. Topics covered include attachment, discipline, mindfulness, giftedness, language development and special needs.
How To Raise A Good Kid by Starbuck O'Dwyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Essential reading for every parent, How To Raise A Good Kid is a collection of 23 hilarious, honest and heartfelt stories about growing up and raising children that help parents teach lessons about core values such as faith, honesty, courage, hard work, perseverance and love. One of the best books about parenting and successfully navigating the challenges of childhood that you will ever find.