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Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & the Conflict of Modern Motherhood by Samantha Parent Walravens
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Striking the right balance between career and motherhood is one of the most stressful, heart-wrenching tasks facing women today. Forty-seven women examine the conflict between the need to nurture and the need to work and reveal creative solutions for having the best of both worlds. They offer hope and inspiration but also reveal the messy realities of modern motherhood.
Single Dad, Always Dad: A Single Father's Survival Guide by Louis Hayman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce & children, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
This is your family; it does not matter who did the hurting in your relationship, the kids are innocent. This book will provide you with proven day-to-day tools and encouragement to be a successful single dad,and it provides step-by-step instructions on raising your child or children.
Broken Hearts…Healing: Young Poets Speak Out on Divorce by Tom Worthen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Divorce, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Broken Hearts…Healing contains poems written by children who remind us that divorce ends a marriage and not the relationship with the children. Divorce creates a series of painful victims with the children suffering the most. Used by school counselors across the United States to help heal the pain of divorce, these poems will help you talk to your children and to understand their emotions.
Trust Me I'm a Nanny by Lucy Wood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 1 review)
Lucy is nanny to two small children in Thailand. Their father is busy working hard and playing hard so Nanny gets all the good jobs. Lucy takes care of the kids, she lives in, she lives out, she ends up in the Children's Court, the last thing she expected when coming to live in Thailand. Read Lucy's account of her time with two toddlers in Thailand.
PARENTING AN ABUSED CHILD by Nuel Onowuko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,530. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Parenting an abused child is a conscious and calculated training aimed at helping a child whose rights have been consciously or unconsciously violated to achieve self actualization of the child in an abuse infested environment. No matter the age of the child, they can understand, recognize and deal with abuses if and only when they are trained to do so.
DADA: THE MAN GUIDE FOR PARENTING VOLUME 1 by Ted Barrett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Becoming a new father in the world today brings with it many difficult challenges. This book brings with it real life stories of dealing with pregnancy and raising children from a common man point. You will gain insight that you will be able to use with your own life.
How to Help Your Child Become a Great Reader: Easy Literacy Games and Activities to Do at Home by Karen Tankersley
Price: $8.99 $2.25 USD. (75% off!) Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
In this book, reading expert, Karen Tankersley provides hundreds of practical ideas, easy to play games and activities to engage the whole family in literacy building. Learn how reading develops, how parents can make reading a household priority, and help their children become great readers. Contains suggestions for books for various age groups and information on ways to help struggling readers.
Children Alone by Mike Yarbro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
There is light in even the darkest of situations, as evidenced by the true story of young Edmund Buck Yarbro and his sister Alice Delilah. In 1880’s Tennessee, CHILDREN ALONE follows the gripping drama that engulfs a frontier family, leading to misery and despair—but ultimately to victory. After Edmund and Alice’s mother dies, their father remarries and all hell breaks loose.
The Long Way Home by Jessica Scott
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,420. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Jessica Scott thought deploying to war was the hardest thing she'd ever do. She was wrong. Coming home from war was far more difficult.
Fractured Fathers by Richard Norcott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
When I was sixty, I set out on a motorcycle ride from Montana to Alaska and back. Unexpectedly, I began to dwell on vexing and suppressed problems. During the journey, I changed the way I thought about my relationships and myself. The concept of fractured fathers came to me early in the trip. Fractured fathers, wounded men, preoccupied me. Monotonous hours of riding intensified my introspection.
From a Fatherless Father to His Sons by Andre Harrison
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood
Learning to become a man without a man to show him how." This is the life story of Andre Harrison, pastor, youth advocate and a father of three boys. Millions of children in the world today are growing up without the active presence of a father. Whether you are a young man, single mom or a father trying to rebuild a relationship with your son this book will be a help to you.
Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma: The Father's Guide to Obtaining More Rights with their Kids by Leopole A. McLaughlin III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Choice Boy by Larry Boyd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,200. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
What does it take to be a man and a proper father? Josh’s life spins out of control after his mother dies when he is thirteen. Isolated by grief from his father and lacking guidance, he ricochets from one bad choice to another.
Parenting Made Easy & Other Fake News by Joyce Armor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
This humorous collection of award-winning columns and other funny material tackles the key issues of raising children, such as: Q: What is a good length of time for time-outs? A: All time-outs should be over by the time school starts in the fall. Topics include pregnancy, school, vacations and even the teenage and college years.
The Decalogue for Parents and Children - How to Successfully Raise Our Children by Claudia Nita Donca
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary(5.00 from 1 review)
I am still amused by a moment, in the past, when my daughter, Ana, was about 3 years old. We were always in a hurry when leaving the house in the morning and we usually arrived late to the kindergarden. One day, I told to Ana, using a ferm voice: “We must leave, please hurry!” Ana replied to me: “Why MUST, mom? Nothing is mandatory in this life!" I understood then, that my daughter had just offere