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A Broken System: Examining the Clark County Department of Family Services by Misty Reigenborn
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
What if a parent lost their parental rights permanently because they were poor? That is what happened in 2008, when my husband and I lost our parental rights due to a "lack of resources." A Broken System is not only the true story of what my family went through when dealing with DFS in Clark County, it is also a look into why Clark County DFS has been termed a broken system.
Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma by Leopole Astonelli McLaughlin III
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.
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.
Babysitting 101: How to Start, Run, and Market your own Babysitting Business by Patricia Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
In this guide you will learn: -How to setup your babysitting service -What you need to know before you start -How to handle misbehaving kids -Safety class you MUST take -The No No things while you're babysitting -What you can do to expand your business to the max
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 and 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.
Influencing Today’s Youth: Shaping the Behaviors, Expectations and Aspirations of Tomorrow’s Leaders by Danita Johnson Hughes, Ph.D
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Graham Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
As the world changes faster each day, so do our youth. Cell phones, email, texting, the Internet, and a host of other technologies make today’s kids smarter…and in some ways harder to guide toward good choices. It’s enough to make any adult throw up his or her hands in despair.
Employee of Nasa by Chipmunksoul Chipmunksoul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book is quite original. It touches a variety of interesting subjects, and while being directed to parents, it is also a refreshing observation for people of all walks of life.
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 and 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.
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.
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 and 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.
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 and 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
How to Help Your Child Become a Great Reader: Easy Literacy Games and Activities to Do at Home by Karen Tankersley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Education and 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.
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.
He Earned Four Kids! by Satheesh Pankaj
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Dear Friends, Have you ever thought about your parents and the struggle they had in their life to raise their kids? Here Mr Short Man loved his kids more than anything in this world and struggled hard to them, find out if he has got the love back from his kids or not?
Being a Parent in the Modern Diaspora by Elasto Marume
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Parenting is difficult enough nowadays, but parenting in a diaspora is a lot harder. This book does not only help members of the diaspora to understand the challenges they are facing better, but also offers valuable information
It isn't about the 'money': by Patricia Bryan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
A practical, comical, yet serious inside view to the flip side of child support responsibilities. A book that speaks about what paying child support really does for a child's life. You should read this book.
Obituary for a Bad Man by Shawn Michel de Montaigne
Price: Free! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
People who lived rotten lives, who were rotten to others, to their family, are commonly eulogized in obituaries and funerals as decent, loving souls. This is my attempt to set the record straight concerning one particularly rotten soul, my father, Louis J. Helbert, Jr.
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
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.