Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood

A Philosopher and A Firefighter Go Up A Hill
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Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(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?
The House Husbands' Handbook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The House Husbands' Handbook is easy to read, earnest, and packed with relevant information for any dad changing from paid work to equally challenging 'Stay-at-Home Dad' work. Gain valuable insights and benefit from all the tips and hints, the lessons learned, and enjoy a bit of humour along the way.
From a Fatherless Father to His Sons
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
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.
Horrible Stories I Told My Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Wyrd Goat Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The real life Ellis family would have fit in living next door to the Addams Family. In parenting, there is usually a right approach and a wrong approach to a given situation. Ron Ellis usually chooses the third way. You know, the one that’s funny. Shocking, crazy, hilarious stories and situations for parents that follow the third way, and the people who love them.
Unexpected Tales and Feel Good Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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
Fathers In The Mist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
A man reminisces about his relationship with his late father on Father's Day.
Love You, Daddy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(4.00 from 2 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?
Who's Your Daddy Now?: The Cry of a Generation in Pursuit of Fathers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Gatekeeper Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
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.
Tales of a Two-Year-Old
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Two-year-olds do crazy things. My name is Naveed, and I'm a physician-journalist. I spent a year observing my two-year-old, Zain, and jotting down all the funny things that he does. I then wrote this polished book of short, humorous anecdotes. I wrote this book to not only celebrate my two-year-old but two-year-olds everywhere. Enjoy!
Dad Desperately In Need of Training Wheels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: 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.”
Backseat Driver: Wit and Wisdom from Father to Son
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
"Getting your teeth cleaned can be pretty humbling. The best-case scenario is that you follow a hillbilly." Such is the advice passed down from father to son in Mudd's rite-of-passage humor book. This how-to (and how-to-not) guidebook is great for fathers and sons alike and spans the milestones and molehills of life from grade school to fatherhood. Hop into "Backseat Driver" and enjoy the ride!
In Search of Fatherhood
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: 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.
Ned Davy's Road to Redemption
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The story of a forty-mumble fat man turning his life around so that the All Blacks will win the Rugby World Cup 2011.
The Myth of Mr. Mom - Real Stories by Real Stay-At-Home Dads
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Portmanteau Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
(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.
Dances With My Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
This book was written in the 14 days straight after her fathers’ cancer diagnosis. It’s not a dry stilted memoir, it’s an outpouring of love, tears, respect and celebrations that’ll have you crying and laughing at the same time. Relive their dividing upsets, celebrate their smallest victories and share two lives lived with courage, hope and humour.
Winning the Baby Mama Drama Dilemma
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
(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.
Real Men Don't Do Desitin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
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!
A Father's Nightmare
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: 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.
So, is it just me? - 'cliches'
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: 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 :-)
Dad Love
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
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.