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Bring Your MICCC—Money by Diamond Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The young person’s guide to successful adulting. This workbook is designed to provide a skeleton of information that each young person can customize in order to fit their specific needs. It requires careful consideration and mental practice on the part of the reader.
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.
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 3 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.
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?
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.
Bully Games: 8 Strategies to BULLYPROOF your kid by Dana Sherman, Ph.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,650. 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!
Liquid Gold: Troubleshooting breastfeeding issues during baby's first month by Diana Tahir
Price: $2.99 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!
What I Learned from Jane by Mollie Player
Price: Free! Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What I Learned From Jane is the true story of how a child born with severe brain damage changed her mother's life. Here is an excerpt: "And I have no other explanation for how it feels to have given birth to a person and then spent a few days with them before letting them go other than that: It feels like being a mother probably feels every day. It felt like being a mother."
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.
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!
Ten Minute Parenting by Barbara Hair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Red E Publishing Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference(5.00 from 1 review)
This practical and sensible guide 10-Minute Parenting is a must-have for today's parents. Author Barbara Hair offers expert help for busy parents of children of all ages. She addresses issues from child development, parent-child relationships and situations parents experience everyday. From temper tantrums to homework she provides concise and practical tips that you need and will use each day.
How To Raise Resilient Bounce Back Kids by Judy H. Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem(5.00 from 1 review)
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?
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.
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.
Don't Bully Me Because I'm Different. I'm Aspie and I'm Not Afraid to Show It. by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
This Social Story was created for a beautiful child who thought it was ok that he got bullied because he has Asperger's Syndrome. It can be used as a general explanation of Asperger's and Autism but if bullying isn't a current concern it would be best to remove the pages that refer to bullying and just keep the general information about Asperger's. It is part of a larger Autism Awareness series.
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.
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.
Nanna is a Star! by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.