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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.
Dear Papa: Letters to My Father by Danita Whyte
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...
Dear Jack: Tracking the journey from only child to big brother by Scott T. Holland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood(5.00 from 1 review)
A series of letters from a father to his three-year-old son, written during his wife's pregnancy with Baby Two. The focus is how the new baby will change the family dynamic, but the letters also touch on the issues of raising a three-year-old, placing him in a difficult day care situation and facing the death of a great-grandparent.
God Has Smiled on Me: A Tribute to a Black Father Who Stayed and a Tribute to All Black Fathers Who Stay by Daniel Whyte III
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.
The Difference a Father Makes by Ed McGlasson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010 by Ampelon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Former NFL lineman and pastor Ed Tandy McGlasson challenges dads to excel in fatherhood and equips them to do so. He demonstrates how we can set up goal lines in the lives of children, marking when they enter into adulthood. He contends it is a must -- and a father's job does not end there. In a powerful way, he answers the "Yeah, but how?" question every man asks after being challenged.
A Legacy to My Sons: A Father's Reflections on Aspirations, Values and Life by Jimmy Teo
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Jimmy Teo, a father, a grandfather, and a businessman, shares his reflections on his life experiences and life itself in simple, readable and captivating English. First written for his sons, this sublime nectar of lucid life observation and wisdom is gleaned from his decades of living through good and bad times. Readers young and old, especially fathers and sons, can now relish and share it.
In Search of Fatherhood by Kevin Renner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
“In Search of Fatherhood” is a soulful look into the lives of women and how their fathers shaped them—for better or worse. Author and father Kevin Renner spent a year interviewing 50 women from around the world and across seven decades to understand how men unknowingly set their daughters’ lives on trajectories that fly, sink, or meander. This book brings together their stories…and his.
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.
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 by Gerry Boylan
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 by Dan Mayhew
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.
The Myth of Mr. Mom - Real Stories by Real Stay-At-Home Dads by Jeremy Rodden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,520. 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.
Who's Your Daddy Now?: The Cry of a Generation in Pursuit of Fathers by Doug Stringer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Gatekeeper Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Who’s Your Daddy Now addresses the key issue of our time—The effects of fatherlessness on our culture. Doug Stringer writes eloquently about how the alarming rate of divorce, abandonment, rejection, pregnancy, abortion, alcohol, and drugs can typically be traced to a broken relationship with a father.
Una nueva paternidad by Editorial Pedagogia Blanca
Price: $9.32 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2013 by Editorial Pedagogia Blanca. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
“Al ser padres nos damos cuenta de que nada de lo que hemos hecho antes o de lo que podremos llegar a hacer en el futuro es tan importante como amar y cuidar a nuestros hijos. Es lo más trascendente, tal vez lo único trascendente.” Carlos González. pediatra y prologuista de “Una Nueva Paternidad”. “Este libro da voz a los nuevos padres, los que caminan junto a sus compañeras e hijos haciendo...
Absent Fathers by Michael White
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 59,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Why Fathers? Why did God create them? What was He thinking? How did He expect them to work, to do their job? Has fatherhood ever worked? Is it working today? Fathers are central to God's plan for the human family.This book discusses today's estrangement of fathers-physically, emotionally, spiritually-and points to constructive solutions that men in all walks of life may adopt.
Livin' La Vida Papa by David McAfee
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 by Lenny Rudow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,730. 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 by James McGowan
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 Father's Nightmare by Sean Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,300. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
A Father’s Nightmare tells the tale of my unique struggle with the devastation caused by adultery and the darkest secret a wife can keep from a husband. An unfaithful wife, aided by a blind and deaf family court system, introduced me to a jail cell. This same partnership led me to the love of my life.
A Philosopher and A Firefighter Go Up A Hill by S.A. Traina
Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering(5.00 from 1 review)
A father-and-son memoir about a bookworm and a firefighter, a creature of contemplation and one of locomotion, the recollections of a child's journey from infancy to just before his wedding day set against an increasingly treacherous mountain climb. The theme is timeless: What's left for a father to tell and to give his son when that son has already become his own man?
Super Hero Single Dad: Unleash your super powers and become a hero to your kids, customers and yourself by Kalani Vale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Superhero Single Dad addresses the needs of time-strapped dads who yearn to be a superhero to their kids. The fathers of today’s generation are faced with the harsh reality of scarcer financial resources, limited visitation, and a dynamic social landscape that is rapidly propelling kids into an adult world before they are ready. Balancing family, work, and kids is a myth.