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When the Baby Dies: A Guide for Parents After a Stillbirth by Virginia Williams
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This short guide will help parents who have recently suffered a stillbirth navigate through the early days of grief and loss. Answering the questions: how long will I hurt this way, how do I tell my living children, and can I really survive this, this guide offers hope for grieving families as well as additional resources for grief recovery.
Dear Son, A Collection of Advice and Observations for Anyone by Ivan Bannowsky
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Dear Son, A Collection of Advice and Observations for Anyone, is written with the intent to provide my son and the targeted audience a comprehensive guide of advice, as well as, a catalyst for discussions on the various topics covered and is an opportunity for introspection and the establishment of a moral compass. It covers many of life’s challenges and offers to educate...see bio for more.
Unsustainable Population by Ed Conduit
Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception(4.00 from 1 review)
The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
The Myths of Single Parenting by Loanda Cullen
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children(4.00 from 1 review)
First published in 1986,all rights for this essay are reverted to me, the author. It's about being a single parent, beyond stigma, with real tools. It's popular to blame America’s up-trend in violence and other social problems on family breakdown: on single parents. Myths and stereotypes have been promoted by half-truths and often prejudiced viewpoints. Research based work allows a new view.
A Perfect Christmas by Mary Brewer
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Music, Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills(5.00 from 1 review)
Heart warming story of sharing the Christmas spirit in a large family in hard times.
Breech Birth by Midwifery Today
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
A comprehensive grouping of articles on the subject of breech birth. Some of the greatest minds in the natural childbirth world have articles featured in this little volume of necessary breech birth information. Authors featured include Michel Odent, Ina May Gaskin and Gloria Lemay. A must-read for any midwife, obstetrician or student of natural childbirth.
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Names 2011 by Linda Alchin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
1000's of Baby Boy and Girl Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby Boy and Girl names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z Boy and Girls name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
Teen Leadership: A Parent's Guide by David Osborn
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
With the advent of many leaders falling short, we need to ensure our future is lead by a strong group of men and women who will pull this country out of it's rut. This guide is meant to foster thought and interaction so that leadership qualities are identified and developed among teenagers. There are some resources identified and a ten step plan to help guide a person along the growth path
Get Fit For Your Pregnancy: Control Excess Body Fat, Fit & Firm After Your Birth, Strengthen Muscles, Easier Labor, Quick Recovery, Prevent Injuries by Andy Charalambous
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Get Fit For Your Pregnancy has been put together to help women stay fit and healthy during and after their pregnancy. Who will benefit the most from reading it? If you are pregnant and unsure how to go about staying in shape during those important 9 months. You want to aim for an easy as possible labor. You want to recover from the birth as quickly and safely as possible.
The Misbehaving Child. Common sense discipline for the 21st. century. by R.M. Wright
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
A short guide on how to discipline from a child abuse investigators perspective. This is an easy to read guide on how to discipline children in the 21st century.
10 Most Annoying Things People Say to NICU Parents by Carma Chan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health(4.00 from 1 review)
On May 4th, 1992, Carma finally got to take her baby home after 73 days on an emotional roller coaster in a place that felt like science fiction. Surrounded by a sea of babies, most of them weighing under 2 pounds (1 kilogram), kept alive through surgeries, daily being needled, tubed, taped and treated in ways no parent wants their baby to experience.
Get your teen to talk..... by David C Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
In a tough situation does your teen/young adult refuse to talk to you? Take these simple steps and I guarantee he or she will not only sit down, but you will have the opportunity to get them to do what you need....
Choices by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Choices is a Social Story that can be used with children who believe that they don't have a choice in their bad behaviour. It is designed to introduce the concept that we don't have to use limited ways of reacting to common emotions like anger, sadness and worry. It is a great way to introduce calming strategies to children and to support Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) interventions.
Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children by Jane Gilgun
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
How to know when children have been sexually abused poses special challenges. Some children speak up, while others are scared into silence. Some show no signs, while others show signs of stress and trauma. At times, the interactions between children and the persons who may be abusing them sometimes raise concerns. This article show the many different signs that children show or may not show.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom by Jennifer Hancock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The Humanist Approach to Happiness is a book that basically says – here are personal ethics, here is why they are important, and here is how you can apply them to your daily life and why doing so will help you live a happier more productive life. It isn’t a philosophy book so much as a book about the pragmatic reasons for being an ethical, compassionate and responsible person.
How To Raise A Good Kid by Starbuck O'Dwyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Essential reading for every parent, How To Raise A Good Kid is a collection of 23 hilarious, honest and heartfelt stories about growing up and raising children that help parents teach lessons about core values such as faith, honesty, courage, hard work, perseverance and love. One of the best books about parenting and successfully navigating the challenges of childhood that you will ever find.
When Good Kids Get You In A Gotcha War by Katherine Gordy Levine
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
No one can push your buttons like a teen out to win what Katherine Gordy Levine calls the Gotcha Wars. Most of the parent experts will preach sympathy for the teen. Not Katherine. She's on the side of the parents and finally knows how parents can step out of the battle and turn them into a win/win for all.
The Ultimate Guide to Baby Girl Names 2011 by Linda Alchin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
1000's of Baby Girl Names! This ultimate collection consists of baby Girl names from all over the world. Origins of First names, Middle Names and Surnames! Name Evaluator! Name Quiz! A to Z Girls name dictionary with origins and meanings. Helpful checklists for newborn babies together with size and development charts!
Nine Months and a Week by Josh Busch
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.