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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 and 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
Early Care Education- What You Need to Know by Dina Hernandez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you, or anyone you know, looking to enroll a child into childcare? This reading, lets you know what to look for when enrolling your child. It provides comprehensive data to prime decision making. Know what to look for, seek and you shall find. Read for awareness.
Holy Crap! Our Kids' are Addicted...! by R. C. Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story, with a humorous twist, of one family's fight with the serious problem of heroin addiction. This is an account of three of the family's children becoming addicted to heroin and the parents' struggle to cope with the ensuing issues.
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.
Psychology for Parents: Birth to Teens by Faye Carlisle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Psychology for parents: Birth to teens is a comprehensive reference guide. It presents psychological research on parenting children from birth to teens. It aims to bridge the gap between child psychology textbooks and traditional parenting books. Topics covered include attachment, discipline, mindfulness, giftedness, language development and special needs.
Calmer: Medical Events with Cognitively Impaired Children by Melissa Hogan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This short book offers a toolbox of workable strategies described in parent, not psychologist, terms that are designed to reduce medical trauma in your special child. The strategies are drawn from the work of the author with her son who suffers from a rare condition called Hunter Syndrome, sees ten specialists, four therapists, has a weekly infusion, and is in a clinical trial.
I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting by C. D. Bonner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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 Three Keys of Effective Communication with Teens by Justin Young
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Parents & educators: Ever wonder why you can't seem to get through to teenagers? In this mini-ebook, motivational youth speaker & Teen Life coach, Justin Young, reveals the Three Keys of Effective Communication that will help you build relationships of trust to empower you to help teens. There's no magic pill; but there is a magic process, and it starts with Communication!
How To Raise A Good Kid by Starbuck O'Dwyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Essential reading for every parent, How To Raise A Good Kid is a collection of 23 hilarious, honest and heartfelt stories about growing up and raising children that help parents teach lessons about core values such as faith, honesty, courage, hard work, perseverance and love. One of the best books about parenting and successfully navigating the challenges of childhood that you will ever find.
Rio's Place; Inspire the Entrepreneurial Spirit in your children by Louise Gabriel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(4.25 from 4 reviews)
‘Rio's Place’ is the complete guide for families to create their own home-based business. The five step process is easy to follow and can promote a healthy self-esteem, creativity and confidence in kids and teens. Build a stronger family team while bringing in extra income.
A NEATS Analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorders by Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.00 from 1 review)
The purpose of this article is to describe the various types of autism and to show how early intervention can help some children with autism gain in social and language skills. The article also describes ASD in terms of their neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, & self-regulation (NEATS). Important information for parents and professionals.
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 and 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.
Naming Your Newborn: What Every Parent Needs to Know about Baby Names... and More! by Elizabeth Witbeck
Price: Free! Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names(4.00 from 1 review)
You're about to learn secrets that very few parents ever learn about baby names. Naming Your Newborn is an enlightened guide to baby naming. Expert Elle Witbeck takes you on a 40 week journey, delivering a new, must-have, never-before-seen tip each week. A must read for any parent!
10 Most Annoying Things People Say to NICU Parents by Carma Chan
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health(4.00 from 1 review)
On May 4th, 1992, Carma finally got to take her baby home after 73 days on an emotional roller coaster in a place that felt like science fiction. Surrounded by a sea of babies, most of them weighing under 2 pounds (1 kilogram), kept alive through surgeries, daily being needled, tubed, taped and treated in ways no parent wants their baby to experience.
From Birth to Bliss by Raewyn McGrigor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth(4.00 from 1 review)
This manual relates specifically to the practical realities of the first days and weeks of life with a new baby in it, and explains what baby needs to learn in his transition to life outside the womb. It will ‘fast track’ the new learning for both mother and baby with a clear plan of action to follow. Tried and true methods that work.
Parents' Guide to Early Autism Intervention by Kimberly Kaplan
Price: $1.99 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.
Autism Dad: Adventures In Raising An Autistic Son by Rob Errera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(4.00 from 1 review)
Autism is a challenging puzzle ... but Autism Dad has a clue! Funny, informative, poignant, and engaging, Autism Dad explores the initial devastation of an autism diagnosis, the autism/vaccine controversy, autism in the media, education, therapy and treatments. Above all, Autism Dad is about living with, raising, and loving a child with autism, told from a father’s perspective.
The Myths of Single Parenting by Loanda Cullen
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children(4.00 from 1 review)
First published in 1986,all rights for this essay are reverted to me, the author. It's about being a single parent, beyond stigma, with real tools. It's popular to blame America’s up-trend in violence and other social problems on family breakdown: on single parents. Myths and stereotypes have been promoted by half-truths and often prejudiced viewpoints. Research based work allows a new view.
Pocket Pregnancy Guide to What to Do When Pregnant, Free Edition by Melinda Delisle
Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health(4.00 from 1 review)
This FREE short e-book gives an overview of steps you can take to feel better during pregnancy, reduce your risk of complications, have a more enjoyable birth, and give your baby the best possible start you can, read this free guide to find out more about how Pocket Pregnancy™ works. Pocket Pregnancy™ is based on the ROADS™ of healthy pregnancy: Relaxation, Options, Activity, Diet and Support.
A NEW DADS HANDBOOK: Settle & sleep in 90 seconds plus other secrets from a real dad by Aaron Kiggins
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(4.00 from 1 review)
This handbook is a quick reference guide for new dads. Based on real experiences with my 2.5yo & 4mth olds, it includes the things I wish I'd been told before they arrived. Including successful methods that get baby to sleep quickly & how to solve other problems - plus some little secrets that your friends forgot to tell you.