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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.
Liquid Gold: Troubleshooting breastfeeding issues during baby's first month by Diana Tahir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This problem-based guide was written to help new mothers find solutions to their common breastfeeding concerns especially in the first few weeks after delivery. Written in succinct, clear language and containing step-by-step explanations, it is written by a third-time mom (paediatrician in training) who has exclusively pumped one child, and tandem-fed the other two!
A Parent's Guide to the Common Immune System Issues in Autism Spectrum Disorder by Melinda Sharma
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders(5.00 from 1 review)
As the incidence of autism soars, it is evident that a subset of children with autistic behaviors are suffering from treatable, physical illness. Up to 20% of children are recovering and experts cannot explain why. The immune system's health or state of dysfunction deeply impacts neurologic function. This book guides parents to be conversant about infections & immunity with healthcare providers.
Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands by Dennis Randall
Price: Free! Words: 45,270. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
Never a victim and always a survivor, journey inside the mind of a child overcoming sexual abuse while navigating a pathway through the social insecurities of adolescence. Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands is a beautifully written saga about an ugly subject. It is an inspiring survival story and a book worth reading.
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."
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: 23,710. 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.
How To Be A Zen Mama by Betsy McKee Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
Parenting can be the cause of so many emotions like worry, anger and disappointment. These emotions are habit forming and put a wedge in your relationship with your children. How To Be A Zen Mama gives you helpful hints about how to stop worrying and let go; and by letting go, you become closer to your kids. Study with the Zen Mama Master and learn to let go!
Letters to Thorbin by Brittney Wentzel
Price: Free! Words: 4,310. 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: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,230. 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 memoir.
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: 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.
Oadie by LaVerda Andres
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Expectant Father by Andrew Knight
You set the price! Words: 4,890. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2012 by UK Independent Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception(5.00 from 1 review)
Presented from the man’s perspective, but friendly enough for women to read to them if necessary, it features lots of small chapters, few (if any) fancy words, and numerous sports references throughout to explain in a uncomplicated way what is going on (and often why) when it comes to becoming a father. Just think about it. It’s like a personal instruction manual for all would be dads.
The Gift of Values ~ Volume One by Rosie Boom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by Sue Trotter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Parenting Without a PhD by Traci Read
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
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 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.