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Journal Writing Can Inspire Your Kids to Write Better and to Love It by Mary Versteeg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Jennifer Stewart. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Writing skills
How to encourage your children to use journals to improve their writing skills and to learn to love to write. Your children can develop both writing skills and a love of writing. Even if they're too young to write, they can tell you what to write, and as they grow, they'll benefit from journal writing in both tangible and intangible ways.
Learning to Love a Stranger by Cathy Bonnstetter
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption(5.00 from 1 review)
When families make the decision to adopt overseas they often think the big challenges come with the administrative processes. Those are huge challenges, but even bigger ones and the amazing awards come when that child, who has been just a thought, finally comes home. In this book, several families discuss that all important first year they were "learning to love a stranger."
Cool Names for Babies by Pamela Redmond Satran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
Cool Names for Babies is the ultimate style guide to naming your baby by America's leading experts, the authors of ten books on names and the creators of nameberry.com.
The Secret...(for troubled kids). by Robyn Hill
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This book is in a game format. While going through choices, the child can gain or lose points, depending on the choices they make through the pages. It shows examples of adults who make similar choices as adults and what the outcome is. It gives children a chance to see the big picture before it is too late. For kids of any age.
The Chronicles of Ben - Adventures in Autism by David Royko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
The Chronicles of Ben collects the writings by psychologist and author David Royko about his son and the severe autism that has been at his family’s core ever since Ben’s diagnosis. This book presents, in chronological order, both published and previously unpublished Ben Stories, offering parents, professionals and anyone interested in life with severe autism an intimate view from the inside.
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.
Nanna is a Star! by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
This book has been created to support parents, teachers and carers to explain the death of a family member, friend or pet. It uses simple language and pictures and can be adapted into a Social Story for teaching kids with developmental disorders to understand death.
Bringing Up Baby by Alan Hutchinson
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition(4.00 from 1 review)
These brief notes are distilled from the past one and a half decades which have been unlike anything I have experienced before. They are most likely to be helpful to prospective fathers. Mothers are likely to pick such ideas up anyway, but perhaps they will be some help to some mothers too.
Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & the Conflict of Modern Motherhood by Samantha Parent Walravens
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Striking the right balance between career and motherhood is one of the most stressful, heart-wrenching tasks facing women today. Forty-seven women examine the conflict between the need to nurture and the need to work and reveal creative solutions for having the best of both worlds. They offer hope and inspiration but also reveal the messy realities of modern motherhood.
Learning Difficulties: Auditory Processing Disorder by Marlize Schmidt
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
Are you worried about your child? Does your child often ask to repeat what you said? Does your child have difficulty following orders or not responding when you ask them a question? Your child may have Auditory Processing Disorder or some sort of auditory processing problem. Read this free book to learn more...
5 Keys Parenting by Sue Edgerley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How would you feel if your home was peaceful and filled with laughter and love instead of arguments and disrespect? What if there was a way to end all the arguing, whining, backchatting and rudeness in your family in just a few weeks? The 5 Keys system is a simple and effective strategy, based on generations-old principles, that will help you to create a happy, calm family within a few weeks.
Mama Milk: A Breastfeeding Mum's Story by Sinead Hoben
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Mama Milk explores the trials and tribulations, the pleasure and the pain, the humour, rumour and the reality of being a breastfeeding mum. With a Top Tips section at the end of every chapter, Mama Milk is, however, much more than a memoir; it's a reference book many women will thoroughly enjoy returning to time and again.
The Third Stage of Labor by Midwifery Today
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The Third Stage of Labor is a comprehensive volume, including insights regarding the umbilical cord, the placenta and natural approaches to this phase of birth. Contributors include Sarah J. Buckley, Gail Hart, Naoli Vinaver and Robin Lim.
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.
The Four Disconcerting Habits of Lousy Parents by L J Robinson
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
Why are some people such lousy parents? Are lousy parents a lost cause? Are you a lousy parent? In this short book, Leroy J Robinson discusses the four main factors that make a lousy parent and what can be done to improve their parenting.
Babysitting 101: How to Start, Run, and Market your own Babysitting Business by Patricia Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
In this guide you will learn: -How to setup your babysitting service -What you need to know before you start -How to handle misbehaving kids -Safety class you MUST take -The No No things while you're babysitting -What you can do to expand your business to the max
What You Need To Know When You're Expecting - The Complete Pregnancy Guide For Moms And Dads by Dr. Jyothi Shenoy
Price: Free! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Do You Want To Know What To Do To Prepare For A New Child? Dr. Jyothi Shenoy explains EXACTLY what you need to do, why you need to do it, and when you need to do it...all in an easy to understand, step-by-step fashion.
Don't Bully Me Because I'm Different. I'm Aspie and I'm Not Afraid to Show It. by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
This Social Story was created for a beautiful child who thought it was ok that he got bullied because he has Asperger's Syndrome. It can be used as a general explanation of Asperger's and Autism but if bullying isn't a current concern it would be best to remove the pages that refer to bullying and just keep the general information about Asperger's. It is part of a larger Autism Awareness series.
Dad'll Do Nicely: A Father's Pregnancy by Stevie Roden
You set the price! Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Excited yet filled with trepidation? Bursting with enthusiasm yet anxious? Fear not, all you dads-to-be, you are not alone. It’s not just women who have a story to tell - men do too. Dad’ll Do Nicely: A Father’s Pregnancy are the experiences of one such man, award-winning journalist Stevie Roden, as he charts the rollercoaster nine-month journey through the eyes of a dad-in-waiting.
How To Pray Like Jesus by John Lowstreet
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Devotional & Prayer(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Every child must learn to pray. Our God is listening and sometimes answers swiftly. However, we are always heard. The Lord Jesus has given us a master prayer to guide us when we approach God. The object of this book is to help anyone understand how to use The Lord's Prayer.