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Trust Your Radar: Honest Advice for Teens and Young Adults from a Surgeon, Firefighter, Police Officer, Scuba Divemaster, Golfer, and Amateur Comedian by CB Brooks MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Goal: Help young adults avoid the major sand traps of life! Target audience: Ages 14 – 40 and parents. Trust Your Radar provides clear information and practical solutions, delivered with memorable, entertaining, and fun stories from the author's varied careers. "Distills everything young people need into one plain-spoken, fun to read format." Parents: You want your kids to know these things!
Gingers and Wry by Dwayne R. James
Price: Free! Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Twins, Triplets & More, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"TWINS. It's the kind of word that only ever happens to somebody else." This is the kind of dry humour that characterizes Gingers & Wry, an autobiographical account of a stay@home Dad of tenacious toddler twin boys. Join the author as he finds the humour in situations that would make the Dalai Lama scream out in anger. You'll never see the world the same once you've seen it through Dwayne's eyes.
Rosalee - a little girl lost by Trevi Formea
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Rosalee was born 8 weeks premature and weighed just 1600gms. She had a collapsed lung, a turned foot and an alternating eye squint. At the age of thirteen weeks, Rosalee was released from hospital and into the care of a foster family.
Living a Rich Life as a Stay-at-Home Mom: How to Build a Secure Financial Foundation for You and Your Children by Anita Fowler & Karen Jensen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance(5.00 from 4 reviews)
With the rising costs of living, stretching the paycheck seems to be getting harder and harder. "Living a Rich Life as a Stay-at-Home Mom," outlines clear, simple, and effective strategies that make financial management easier for mothers, even in tough economic times. Implementing principles from this book will help stay-at-home moms build a secure financial foundation for their families.
How to Prepare Your Young Child for Success in School by Margaret Welwood
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A simple guide to fostering language development pre-birth to four years old. How does music help? What kind of music? What kind of toys are best? What colors? What kind of books work well for very young children? How much TV should children under two years old watch? And what can you do now to delay symptoms of Alzheimer's when your child is an older adult?
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.
Cooking on the Edge of Insanity by Emily Rosenbaum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emily Rosenbaum is that mother; the one who avoids chemicals, minimizes food waste, shops locally, and tries to convince her son that lemonade is not a fruit. Don’t even get her started on BPAs. In Cooking on the Edge of Insanity, Rosenbaum shares recipes and tells the tale of living sustainably while cooking for a family of five. Don’t bother to tell her she’s nuts. She already knows.
Bully Games: 8 Strategies to BULLYPROOF your kid by Dana Sherman, Ph.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Bully Games is a concise, practical handbook that will provide you with the tips and strategies you need to BullyProof your child. A powerful resource guide, Bully Games, will help prevent your child from becoming a victim. Role playing scenarios are included for you and your child to start practicing the BullyProof strategies. A must read for all parents!
The Weakness Of Strength by Scott Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Whether it be from the Government, Police, Religion or the neighborhood, I hate to see abuse of power. The goal of this book is to open the eyes of both the bully and the ones being bullied. To show one how to handle their strength properly and the other to use the strength that lies within them. There should never again be a murder or suicide from bullying. It's time for mental revolution.
Raising Ruckus: The Decline of Public Education in the 21st Century by Elizabeth Witbeck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What is the purpose of education? Why did we create a national school system? The answers are a lot darker than you think. Before we can solve the problems in schools today, we must consider how schools were first started. Witbeck takes the reader back in time to the Industrial Revolution to discover what our schools are really for, the hidden agenda of education, and how it can be stopped.
Confidence for Kids by Judy Bartkowiak
Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Kids of all ages benefit from a 'can do' attitude for sport, work, making friends, learning at school. In this book you will learn how to build that skill in them, how to lead by example, how to notice when they are confident and show them how to build on that and use those strategies in other areas of their life. These are essential life skills, currently not taught in school.
Learning to Love a Stranger by Cathy Bonnstetter
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 36,080. 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."
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.
Closing The Gap by Pat Ritter
Series: Parent Drug Awareness, Parents Drug Awareness. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,790. 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.
Letters to Thorbin by Brittney Wentzel
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy(5.00 from 1 review)
August 5, 2010, was the best and the worst day of my life. On that day I married my best friend, my rock, my hero—and on the same day we lost our son, Thorbin, at 14 weeks due to heart complications. I wanted to share my story of this past year in hope of helping others who have gone though the same thing as we have.
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.
Children of Dreams, An Adoption Memoir by Lorilyn Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,180. 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 story.
Mommyhood: The Ugly Truth, Volume One by Shannon Harrigan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
Volume One shares the ugly, yet funny, realities of parenthood. Shannon Harrigan dares to go off-script from other moms who paint their experience in rosy colors and instead shares the hard, yet humorous, truths of being a mom. From tantrums in public, to breastfeeding debates, and during a constant state of sleep deprivation, this read will take you on a journey through the wonders of Mommyhood.
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.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series by Sharon A. Mitchell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / 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.