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Learning to Love a Stranger
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
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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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
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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
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Series: Parent Drug Awareness, Parents Drug Awareness. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
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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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
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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.
Mommyhood: The Ugly Truth, Volume One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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This book is a great first step for parents to increase their 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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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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.
Oadie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
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Oadie, was a loving man, full of compassion and kindness. He was well loved and known as the town clown, always joking around. But, beneath the smiles and laughter was a humble man with wisdom, love, and loyalty to his family and friends.
The Gift of Values ~ Volume One
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Price: Free! Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
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Do you struggle with family devotions? Do you long to help your children develop values such as honesty and courage? This book will encourage and inspire you to give your children the priceless gift of values. Fun to use; full of stories, inspirational quotes and creative ideas to help you in this vital task. A valuable practical resource for parents.
Dinosaurs Eat Sprouts, a stress-busting guide to making fun, healthy food your kids will eat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
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A simple, effective guide, packed with tips, tasty recipes and sound nutritional advice to help you make fun, healthy food your kids will want to eat. Designed to take the stress out of feeding the children, there is something for every parent from those on a budget to those catering for vegetarians or fussy eaters.
Tips for Parents Raising a Child with ADHD - Written by a Mom Raising Her Own Child with ADHD
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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This e-book covers everything I have learned on my journey to help my son who has ADHD. It covers diet, supplements, behavioral changes, ways to deal with stress naturally, self esteem issues, school alternatives and more. I know how busy moms are and how valuable your time is so I made sure this book covers everything you need to know in a quick to read format that will change how you view ADHD.
Parenting Without a PhD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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Being a parent doesn't have to be as hard as rocket science. It can be hair-pulling hard at times as wills are pushed up against each other. Sometimes what we need as parents are simply ideas: things to try, advice on how to handle certain situations. Temper tantrums, consequences, flexibility, attitude and more are addressed in easy to read chapters. Join me as I share what worked for me.
A Perfect Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Music
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Heart warming story of sharing the Christmas spirit in a large family in hard times.
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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"Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA" is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of how he pieced together the long-kept secret of his own origins. This highly suspenseful book is a page-turning saga of personal detective work and the first book to chronicle the paradigm-shifting application of genetic genealogy to adoption search.
How To Raise Resilient Bounce Back Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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How does your child handle disappointment? What happens when they don’t win the game, election or friend? Are they resilient? Do they want to quit the team when they are not chosen for play? Can they bounce-back from disappointment or failure and find new ways to become empowered? How do you handle discouragement and crisis? What happens when you face adversity?
I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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These 52 Creative Nonfiction stories capture some of the amusing tales and a few tragic moments we had growing up. Most of the stories will make funnybones ache, but a few will make heartstrings feel like fresh sutures. Few people have tasted a biscuit that was so hard firemen had to remove it, dodged bobcats on their way to the bathroom, or waded through a treasure of Confederate money.
The Beginning of the Middle of the End of the Beginning
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Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
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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.
Nanna is a Star!
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Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
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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.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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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.