Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood

Nine Months and a Week
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man's life is changed in a flash as a new little person erupts forth into the world. His feelings, for better or for worse, were captured only days after the momentous event.
So, is it just me? - 'cliches'
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
I very often find that the insensitive, un-spoken and socially frowned-upon thoughts that are in the minds of the people in the room, somehow always come out of my mouth :-)
Dear Papa: Letters to My Father
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality
". . . the glory of children are their fathers. " Proverbs 176 Father's Day is a very special day for fathers and their children. Unfortunately, it only comes around once a year. On this day, fathers are recognized and honored by those who love them the mosttheir children. However, in my opinion, fathers should be honored and celebrated every day of the year...
God Has Smiled on Me: A Tribute to a Black Father Who Stayed and a Tribute to All Black Fathers Who Stay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Daniel Whyte III's father, Rev. Daniel White, Jr., was not a perfect man, but he loved his family dearly. And even though there were many problems in the family, Rev. White did what so many black fathers today do not do—he stayed with his family through thick and thin. This book is a tribute to him—a father who stayed.
A Drinking Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
My father was a drinking man, cheerful among his fellow boozers, miserable as sin every hungover morning. From the age of twenty, I worked alongside him for 5 long years. What a nightmare! This short memoir is lightened by a few comical aspects. However, serious drinkers are rarely amusing and never reliable. Yes, I am biased.
Successfully Raising Young Black Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
With honesty, humor, love and wisdom, Kevin D. Barnes, Sr., father of three great young black men, and pastor of Abyssinian Missionary, in Oakland, CA, shows African-American fathers and mothers how to do something that apparently many are struggling to do -- successfully raise young black men. If you are trying to raise a young black man successfully, or know someone who is, This book is for you!
For Now -- After the Quake: A Father's Journey
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Author Kevin Kato was living in Fukushima when the Great Tohoku Earthquake of March 11, 2011 struck. Four days later, just as life seemed to be returning to normal, the nuclear crisis began to unfold. This is Kevin's gripping, emotional account of getting his family to safety with the help and support of countless friends - and beginning to truly understand the resilience of the Japanese spirit.
Love You, Daddy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
I'm sad. My daddy tries so hard. I wish people would grow up and see what life is all about, like I do. I'm seven. I'm a big boy! Help me fix this legal system thing so they don't take my daddy away from me. I don't want your little boy or girl feeling sad or lonely like these law people make me feel. Let's work together and fix this. Whaddya say?
Princess Farts
Price: Free! Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The inappropriate version of "How to Become a Slightly Above-Average Dad." My journey from carefree husband to mediocre stay-at-home dad.
Gerry Tales: How I Lived Happily Ever After, Despite Stabbing Myself in the Back, Scalding My Cojones, and Really Pissing Off My Wife During Childbirth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this collection of personal essays, Gerry Boylan recounts a lifetime of adventures and misadventures. His stories are sweet, loopy, and hilarious, ranging from hitchhiking experiences gone awry to the birth of his first child. Whether he's fleeing in terror from a marauding bat or causing a thousand-bicycle pileup in Beijing, he'll have you laughing at his unique mixture of lunacy and heart.
The Butterfly and the Stone
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
For anyone who has loved a prodigal child, here is a voice in the night that says you are not alone. 'The Butterfly and the Stone' is a story of fear and hope on a journey that leads from the safety of home to Iraq, and home again to face a fiercer enemy: post-traumatic stress and addiction. Yet, along the way is God's love...found in a most unexpected place.
Dad Love
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(4.00 from 1 review)
This delightful book is filled with quotes and insights into 'Dad Love'. Why do we love our dads so much? That question is answered in short paragraphs of reminiscing, memories, feelings, thoughts, humour and love from everyday people, celebrities, authors and philosophers.
The Myth of Mr. Mom - Real Stories by Real Stay-At-Home Dads
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Portmanteau Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Myth of Mr. Mom is a collaborative non-fiction essay anthology written by stay-at-home dads that shares the personal stories of eight men from around the world.
Livin' La Vida Papa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
By the time Cole came along, I already had a 16-year-old daughter who was almost grown and out of the house. I thought my work was done. Apparently not. So here I am, 38 years old and starting over. Only this time, I get a front-row seat to everything. Diapers, teething, early morning feedings…I get to experience it all first hand as I stay home to raise my son.
Real Men Don't Do Desitin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Think of this book as a survival guide for the modern male who will soon be having children. In it, you'll learn all about baby care task-avoidance techniques; why you should never talk to a woman who's breast-feeding; pottie-training for dummies; why you should quit pretending to wash your hands after you pee; and much, much more. Caution: women should NOT read this book - please!
The Baby Wrestler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
The Baby Wrestler is a hilarious look at what happens when Dad chooses to stay at home and try child raising. This funny, irreverent, and poignant book offers a completely different view of parenting that is equal parts Dr. Spock, Jack Kerouac, and Will Farrell. It’s the perfect gift for Father’s Day, Mother's Day, or Mental Health Day.
A Jew from Riga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
The author in 2004 visited Riga in order to learn more about her Dad’s mysterious past. How did her father, a young soldier at the start of World War II end up migrating from Eastern Europe to South Africa? And why did he leave suddenly when she was 10 and head for the States? On her travels, Greta learns a lot about Latvia, land of his youth, and Riga, the Baltics' capital city that rocks.
Dad Desperately In Need of Training Wheels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Paul thought he had caring for a newborn all figured out from studying baby books—that is, until the first diaper was fired. Come along with him as he juggles food-art explosions, sleepless nights, diaper disasters and the wonderment of raising a child. As Paul says, “Watching myself be proven completely wrong was one of the happiest moments of my life.”
Unexpected Tales and Feel Good Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Life does not come with an instruction manual. When I found skunks in my crawl space, I could not refer to page 98 to see what to do about it. I couldn't find a chapter about how to tell your neighbor that you accidentally burned up his yard. There was also no instruction on not climbing on a firetruck in the dark, because you might fall and break your finger off. You may not be able to laugh at
Wadie's Sandbox
Series: For Compensation or Hire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
In the spring of 1977 a young man drove north on Highway 93 in Montana to take a job flying the night air mail. The plan was to gain the experience necessary to land a better job, flying a bigger airplane for more money. The passing of four and a half years found him married to the woman of dreams. They had a house, dog and an economy car. And three children.