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Love Entanglement by Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 111,940. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This is part 3 of a 10 books suite. Here I will describe how I see love and sexuality. It is a battle for true love.
A Parenting Toolbox by Gregory H. Wlodarski
Price: Free! Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
This book presents issues of personality and character development that underly the parenting strategies presented. The book also discusses multiple age-specific strategies to make parenting easier and more fulfilling. These strategies are gleaned from multiple sources and experiences. Techniques of behavioral modification & emotional fluency are also detailed. Corrected and updated 11/4/2015.
Prodigal's Steps: The True Story of a Family's Desperate Flight Back Home by Genovi James
Series: The Prodigal Journey. Price: Free! Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Family, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The James Family had it all: Dad, a Navy fighter pilot, now flying commercial planes; Mom, an attorney with her own small law firm. Their 4 children completed the picture: smart, athletic, successful, beautiful. This is the perfect story of how they had finally 'arrived'. Yet, it is also the story of how they almost lost it all; and how they fought to save their children - from hell itself...
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series by Sharon A. Mitchell
Price: Free! Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived by Thomas PM Barnett
Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
Children of Dreams, An Adoption Memoir by Lorilyn Roberts
Price: Free! Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption(5.00 from 1 review)
Communist blockades, life-threatening illness, betrayal, and deceit all play a part in this one-of-a-kind adoption memoir.
There's Been A Change Of Plans by Amy Koko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Martin Brown Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Divorce, Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce & children
With incredible honesty and humor, Koko takes the reader on a wild ride through the tough, emotional times of starting over through divorce, mid-life, finding a job, and Internet dating, all the while trying to keep her four teenagers out of jail. There’s been a change of plans, and that’s just the beginning
Life With Toddlers: 3 simple strategies to ease the struggle and raise happy, healthy toddlers by Michelle Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting
Time to get tough, Mommies! Witty and fun, Life with Toddlers dishes out no-nonsense guidance and down to earth techniques. Pulling no punches, this mom of three lays out toddler discipline with empathy, and yes, a few migraines of her own! Most toddler books are filled with peachy, useless, it'll-be-fine advice. Well, no more!
Making the Best of Second Best: A Guide to Positive Stepparenting by Kathleen Fox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010 by FoxCraft. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce & children
Thanks for volunteering to be a stepparent! Do your very best, and you might just win—second place. This book encourages parents and stepparents to focus on the positives and make the "second-best" of a stepfamily as good as it can be. It offers practical solutions to common stepfamily problems. Its humorous, personal style makes it a readable and supportive guide.
Children Alone by Mike Yarbro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
There is light in even the darkest of situations, as evidenced by the true story of young Edmund Buck Yarbro and his sister Alice Delilah. In 1880’s Tennessee, CHILDREN ALONE follows the gripping drama that engulfs a frontier family, leading to misery and despair—but ultimately to victory. After Edmund and Alice’s mother dies, their father remarries and all hell breaks loose.
Laboring Well, A labor nurse shares insights from 10,000 births by Elizabeth Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy & Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy & Child Birth
No one understands the joys and challenges that women face during labor like the nurses who care for them. Elizabeth Allen shares stories and insights from over 20 years of caring for women during the journey of birth. She offers a unique, insider’s perspective, answering questions like: • How can I prepare for labor? • Am I a good candidate for natural labor? • Is out-of-hospital birth right for
Growing Without Schooling Volume 1 by John Holt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 421,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by HoltGWS LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
After years of working to change schools from within, author/teacher John Holt founded Growing Without Schooling magazine (1977–2001) to support self-directed education and learning outside of school. Each issue is a lively exchange among readers and Holt, packed with useful advice. This is the first volume in the complete collection, covering 1977 to 1981.
What Do I Do While You're Pregnant? by Kenny Bodanis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy & Child Birth
What Do I Do While You're Pregnant? is an honest and touching book by a dad-to-be wrestling to find his place. He balances news of his possible infertility and his pregnant wife's medical emergencies with his own phantoms symptoms and sleepless nights. This funny and poignant story respects an experience which is unique to both first-time parents.
Surviving the Single Dad Syndrome by Kevin J. McArthur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,310. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce & children
The author shares his experiences as a single dad, from his breakup and divorce to his darkest days, and how his love for his children helped him stumble through single parenting until he was able to enjoy the life he was meant to have with his children. Whether your a single dad, parent, or grandparent, you will find wisdom in these pages on caring for children of all ages.
Teaching Kids to Care-Nurturing Character and Compassion by Bettie B. Youngs, Joanne Wolf, Joani Wafer, & Dawn Lehman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,730. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This lovely book from the creators of Kids Korps USA provides proven methods for raising children, ages 5-20 to become the leaders and achievers—who are caring, compassionate, considerate of others, and who inwardly and outwardly demonstrate a true sense of being capable and confident, and feeling a sense of joy.
Parenting and the Internet by Todd Curtis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social networking
Based on his experience raising an online child, and creating the web’s most popular airline safety site, AirSafe.com, Dr. Todd Curtis identifies the most important problem areas for online families, and provides parents and children with advice for avoiding or eliminating the most common problems in areas such as online privacy and avoiding inappropriate material.
To Madeleine From Grandad Patrick by Patrick Barnett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,140. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
A very worthwhile contribution to the lives of all people, this is a must have book for any child, teenager or adult, male or female, of any nationality, race, culture, religion, ethnic origin, belief or way of life. Words of wisdom, experience, knowledge, guidance and support on sixteen subjects of great relevance to all of our lives.
Calming The Storm: Learning To Live More Peacefully With Your Extra-Active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) Child by Annette Oaks Pierce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is a guide to assist parents, teachers and others associated with an extra-active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) child in their lives. It has practical suggestions to make life easier for both the adults and the child as the child progresses through the daily ups and downs in his or her life. The suggestions in the book can also assist adults in dealing with extra-active Asperger children.
Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt by QuangVanBooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 222,610. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Cuốn sách “Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt” là một cuốn sổ tay về cách nuôi dạy con của nhà giáo, thạc sĩ Doãn Kiến Lợi. Chị đã tổng kết kinh nghiệm gần hai mươi năm nuôi dạy con, đồng thời kết hợp với một nền tảng lí thuyết vững chắc và kinh nghiệm thực tế có được trong quá trình trực tiếp dạy học cũng như tiếp xúc với khá nhiều trẻ em, từ đó đúc rút ra được những bài học quý báu...
Turning the Page: Helping a Child Cope with the Loss of a Sibling by Sue Trace Lawrence
You set the price! Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
This book is designed to offer advice and support for adults who are helping a child cope with the death of a sibling. Both practical and theoretical information is provided, as well as suggestions for additional help.