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You Could Be Prime Minister One Day Son - Memoir of a Baby-Boomer by Dennis Harrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,330. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Dennis is brutally honest, open and frank in this memoir. The big themes of family relationships, sense of spirituality and refusal to see himself as a victim are interweaved in the story and all told with great humour. The importance of male mentors to advance a boy into manhood can be observed as the story unfolds. Through their guiding hands and leadership wisdom is gained. Love wins through.
Special Needs Special Answers - Memories and Milestones Toward Hope and Help for Special Needs Children and Parents by Tiny Katz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,970. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(5.00 from 1 review)
Honest, inspirational, compassionate and loving. A revealing life story of living, learning and growing up with a special needs child from birth to adult life. Best of all is the detailed, creative solutions to getting the best for your child. If you're a parent or child advocate this book is for you!
Name Reality by Lyon G. Payley Zonamyari
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names, Nonfiction » New Age » Numerology(5.00 from 1 review)
Name Reality is a name analysis book that shows you how your names influence your life for better or worse. Change your name? Change your life? Exactly! From birth, your names shape and define your character, your personality, even your mental and physical health. More amazing, the letters from each of your names influence events at predetermined years throughout your life.
Raising Righteous and Rowdy Girls by Doug Giles
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011 by White Feather Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
“The feminist movement morphed into a man-hating cult leaving young women bereft of the skills to either be ladies or gentlemen, until Doug Giles stepped in with this marvelous book to show how he raised his daughters to be well-rounded, accomplished ladies of action. This is a must read how-to guide.” —Frank Miniter, Bestselling Author of The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide —
Parents' Guide to Early Autism Intervention by Kimberly Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is intended to help other parents who are currently in the situation we were in. Our one year old had developmental delays. We immediately got him evaluated and he was placed into an early intervention program. We experienced the good and the bad during this time. I intend this book as a learning experience, and hopefully your road within the autism system will be smoother.
Memoirs of a Singing Birth by Elena Skoko
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy & Child Birth(4.00 from 1 review)
Romantic, inspiring, informed. This is the book that will change your perception of birth. An intimate story where pregnancy and labor are seen as an empowering initiation, where fear is transformed by chanting and pain is channeled into music. An exotic quest for natural birth that will take you to the island of Bali and its birth traditions. Lotus birth described in practice. Witty and honest.
Trust Me I'm a Nanny by Lucy Wood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 1 review)
Lucy is nanny to two small children in Thailand. Their father is busy working hard and playing hard so Nanny gets all the good jobs. Lucy takes care of the kids, she lives in, she lives out, she ends up in the Children's Court, the last thing she expected when coming to live in Thailand. Read Lucy's account of her time with two toddlers in Thailand.
The Beginning of the Middle of the End of the Beginning by Ethan Dreilinger
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a widowed father of two girls, and how they manage to be a family through all the ins and outs of life. This true story chronicles the trials and tribulations of a suburban dad and his kids. There are life lessons to be learned in almost every circumstance, the single dad and his girls do the best they can every day to learn them.
Closing The Gap by Pat Ritter
Series: Parent Drug Awareness, Parents Drug Awareness. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens(5.00 from 1 review)
Parenting teenagers at times can be difficult and is an unknown journey for parents of teenage children. This book came about when one of the co-authors identified how he could improve communication between parents and their teenager after the teenager had 'ran away from home'. This book is unique. Personal experiences have been drawn by the authors to help improve parent-teenager relationships.
Bring Your Teen Back From The Brink: Get Educated, Get Tough, and Get Help to Save Your Teen from Drugs - 2nd Edition by Will Wooton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health(5.00 from 1 review)
This 2nd Edition is a great first step for parents to increase effectiveness in dealing with teen drug use. Get a quick education in what you need to know to avoid emotional pitfalls, identify the behaviors of teen drug users, get factual information on drugs, get tough, and find professional help when you need it. Bring your teen back from the brink and restore health and peace to your family.
Learning to Love a Stranger by Cathy Bonnstetter
Price: $3.50 $2.62 USD. (25% off!) 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."
Oops! The 9 Ways We Screw Up Our Toddlers by Michelle Smith
Price: Free! Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(5.00 from 1 review)
Becoming a parent is a scary thing. Even more scary when we see how some of the kids around us act. We are determined that our babies will not grow up and display those same ugly behaviors! But the first time we're fending off a nasty tantrum in the bookstore, we begin to doubt our resolve. Oops! takes you through the top nine reasons that kids act rotten.
As Birds Soar: One Family's Journey Living with ADHD, and Autism Spectrum by B. Suzanne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders(5.00 from 1 review)
Diagnosis does not define who we are—or what we can become. The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, a neurodevelopment condition impacting language, communication and social skills, too often defines limits instead of possibilities. This book offers one family’s journey, with inspiring stories that touch on the issues and concerns exceptional children and their families face.
Total Blueprint for World Domination by Jolene Stockman
Price: Free! Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success(5.00 from 1 review)
Dream. Design. Dominate! Target big dreams and build a plan to achieve them. Total Blueprint for World Domination is a motivational non-fiction book for young adults that inspires action. Achieve world domination step-by-step, and start now. Because there is no real world, just the one you create!
The Decalogue for Parents and Children - How to Successfully Raise Our Children by Claudia Nita Donca
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary(5.00 from 1 review)
I am still amused by a moment, in the past, when my daughter, Ana, was about 3 years old. We were always in a hurry when leaving the house in the morning and we usually arrived late to the kindergarden. One day, I told to Ana, using a ferm voice: “We must leave, please hurry!” Ana replied to me: “Why MUST, mom? Nothing is mandatory in this life!" I understood then, that my daughter had just offere
Brilliant Children Nurtured from Conception by Dr. Reginald Oxendine
Price: Free! Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / child rearing(5.00 from 1 review)
Brilliant Children are Nurtured from Conception gives parents specific examples, techniques and suggestions to demonstrate how to nurture your children and students from conception to adulthood to become brilliant, talented, and intelligent with morals, values, skills, virtue, respect and manners.
Trust Your Radar Slackers' Edition by CB Brooks MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,430. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens(5.00 from 1 review)
Attention all slackers. We know you just can’t read a full length self-improvement book. And you don’t want your slacker friends to see you carrying a physical book around. So here’s the Slackers’ Edition ebook of Trust Your Radar. Same real world advice, just in a short, easy to read, easy to hide format. You won’t get the fun stories of the full version; but you will get the message.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos by Joel Everett Harding
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy navigates through a chaotic childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle lessons he must choose or discard. He is swept toward an emotional chasm that threatens to swallow and imprison him forever, and he must decipher secrets in a local pond to secure his future.
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.