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Stereo Types/How a Black Family and its Blond Homeboys Blended Their Hopes in 1950s Portland
Price: Free! Words: 98,520. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Prejudice
Two blond toddlers who lived three years in a lower-class black family’s Portland, Ore., home in the 1950s renew those bonds in the 1980s and '90s -- in time to assess what became of the promising young adults who came of age during the Civil Rights Movement and the extent of progress in racial relations.
A Chip Off The Old Writer's Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Stephen Lautens proves that the nut doesn’t fall far from the tree in this hilarious collection of his best columns about a day to day world that often refuses to make sense. Plus there’s the joys of parenthood and you’ll also finally discover the differences between men and women (hint - it’s all about flashlights, home surgery and how you feel about finding bulk toilet paper on sale).
Climbing Family Trees, Whispers in the Leaves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
“Climbing Family Trees” is a fun book written by twin sisters that includes helpful “how-to” tips to research your own family history. There are also over 100 true and amazing stories that will inspire you to discover your roots, honor your heritage and celebrate your family! Check out http://rootstelevision.typepad.com/climbing_family_trees
Shaken and Stirred: Five Years of Parenting Imperfect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
I do not consider myself a parenting expert, nor do I play one on TV. Frankly, I’m okay with that. At at 2 a.m, when your kid is barking like a baby seal and you’re debating a run to the ER. Experts have their place, certainly, but their advice is frequently more theoretical than real-world based. These are true tales from the trenches.
I Think We Need To Talk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
This non gender biased book about life, love and relationships has you covered from going onto the dating market, all the way though to going through a break up. Anyone can relate and learn from this book. You will have new tools to help you find and keep a great relationship. The perfect blend of academia & real life experience gives you a real and relatable user's guide to long lasting love.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An easy-to-read and sensitive portrayal of the changing world of people with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease or other diseases, and those who care for them. Offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people with dementia view many situations.
No Tears For My Father
Series: No Tears for my Father. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Trapped in a web of deceit & confusion spun by her father from the age of 11, the author shares her true story of incest in the hopes that by coming out from under years of sexual abuse, other victims will be encouraged to do the same. This is an important, no-holds-barred book complete with graphic scenes and language because "that’s the way it happened and that’s how it must be told."
The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
The Enduring Human Spirit: Thought-Provoking Stories on Caring for Our Elders
Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 73,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Charles Tindell writes about the lives of real people. He then asks us to ponder thought-provoking questions about the meaning of these lives (and the meaning of our own lives as we grow older). We have many questions to answer: How do we deal with our parents’ aging and our own aging? What keeps a person’s spirit alive and growing?
Sixteen Vs, Book One, The Childhood Years
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Sixteen Vs in one family? Maybe you thought you had a large family? Imagine sixteen. Read my compelling and exciting collection of life events that will make you wonder how I survived in a large family. Experience my early life trials spanning near-death, to tender and heartwarming moments growing up in the 1950/60s on a Louisiana farm.
Get The Ring - How to Find and Keep the Right One for Life.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Warm Wisdom Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
(5.00 from 1 review)
Your search is ending! Now there's no more excuse to put off meeting - and winning - your own soul mate! No more miserable dates! No more broken promises and broken dreams! Finding a loving, lasting relationship just got easier! Here you will discover the same techniques for finding a mate that have resulted in the most successful marriages... and the lowest divorce rate... in the world!
RECIPROCITY: Black Women Interracial and Intercultural Marriage—Book 3
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Penetrating essays and riveting comments from the 2007 Associated Press highlighted website: BlackFemaleInterracialMarriage.com as black women, white men, and others discuss the factors in the current social environment that are causing the surge in interracial and intercultural dating and marriages between African American women and men of other races and cultures.
The Four Genders Handbook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A new and exciting way to explore human relationships. This book identifies two shared primal energies giving us two fundamental types of men and two fundamental types of women. These four types, or “Four Genders”, are of equal worth but are quite different. Find out how to discover your own type, find a great partner, and get on better with your family even workplace.
ConCom: Conflict Communication, A New Paradigm in Conscious Communication
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
ConCom:Conflict Communication, A New Paradigm in Conscious Communication may be the Rosetta Stone of all conflict. Using simple, intuitive models, ConCom gives a functional taxonomy of real conflict, a language and way of seeing so precise that one can identify, understand and manipulate the underlying causes of most human conflict.
The Eggshell Landing: Love, Death and Forgiveness in Hawaii
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Barbara Moulton. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
"Christina Grof offers us a beautifully crafted and moving memoir of transformation of family at the end of a life, of unconsciousness and abuse, understanding and redemption."--Jack Kornfield, author of A Path With Heart
Vindictive Brutalities
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 151,350. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
A compelling story of seven children who suffered immensely in the paternal home. From birth until they moved away, abuse leaped endlessly in their innocent lives. The girls endured even more painful experiences caused by their professed father. The story depicts vivid events endured over years of abusive behaviour that consequently left each child with perpetual scars. A poignant story, indeed!
The Last Cup: Hockey, Life, Lord Stanley and the Toronto Maple Leafs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Jack is 80 years old. He’s just suffered a heart-attack while playing shinny down at the local arena. Jack’s wife, Mary, is on a Middle East peace mission and cannot be reached. Jack’s nephews Logan and Andrew play for the Toronto Maple Leafs who are in the finals for the first time in 70 years. Will Jack survive? Will Mary bring peace to the Middle East? Will the Leafs win the Stanley Cup?
Keep The Ring - How to make your marriage sparkle forever.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Warm Wisdom Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Discover the wisdom to make your marriage filled with love, joy and trust. Like a marriage counselor in a book, Keep The Ring will show you how to get and give love... how to become the person you really want to be - through marriage. You need tools to build a house. Here are the tools you need to build your home! The wisdom and strategies in this book can make your marriage new again!
Glass Half Full
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Is the glass half empty or half full? Ironically, sometimes life influences our view, and alters our perception. Life is never without its challenges, but how many life-changing events can one family endure before they reach breaking point? Find out in this heart wrenching and touching true story.
Facing Forward — A Life Reclaimed
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
One woman's powerful journey from independence into a marriage paralyzed by the grip of domestic violence - and back again to a life of hope and wholeness. Domestic violence does not discriminate. It affects the educated and affluent and the uneducated and impoverished alike. It affects the spectrum of religious groups. Sometimes those with the most to hide are hiding the most.