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The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
Bankrupt at Birth: Why Child Identity Theft Is On The Rise & How It's Happening Under Parents' Noses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by The Author Incubator. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Child Identity Theft is the fastest growing form of ID theft and it's the one that's least understood. In Bankrupt at Birth, author Joe Mason uses stories and statistics to outline the problem of child identity theft and offers parents practical advice to protect their kids.
Baby Bumps: The Almost, Barely, Not-Quite-True Story of Pregnancy, Bed Rest and One Batshit Crazy Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,610. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
From the author of the award-winning blog Snarky Mommy comes a book that will make every woman who has ever been pregnant pee with laughter (not that that’s hard).
Part Time EC: A Personal Guide to Developing Your Elimination Communication Confidence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Part Time EC: A Personal Guide to Developing Your Elimination Communication Confidence will give you all the ideas, tips and strategies you need to help you practice EC with confidence and ease. Far more than ‘Just take off their nappy and see what happens’. You want to know how to look, what to look for, when to offer the potty, how to offer a potty break, what to expect at different stages...
Love Entanglement
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Price: Free! Words: 100,860. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
This is part 3 of a 10 books suite. Here I will describe how I see love and sexuality. I will defend true love while waging war to any other view. I will explain what normality in sexuality is, and what is abnormal.
21 Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,650. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
21 Schools is based on my daily journal and updates of five foster children spanning 25 years. This book is written to assist in preparing people to become foster parents, to be a case study resource for the training or continuing education of professionals engaged in the foster parent system and to make the general public aware of the desperate situation of so many of our precious children.
Surviving the Single Dad Syndrome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,330. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
The author shares his experiences as a single dad, from his breakup and divorce to his darkest days, and how his love for his children helped him stumble through single parenting until he was able to enjoy the life he was meant to have with his children. Whether your a single dad, parent, or grandparent, you will find wisdom in these pages on caring for children of all ages.
Parenting and the Internet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Based on his experience raising an online child, and creating the web’s most popular airline safety site, AirSafe.com, Dr. Todd Curtis identifies the most important problem areas for online families, and provides parents and children with advice for avoiding or eliminating the most common problems in areas such as online privacy and avoiding inappropriate material.
How to Die Consciously: Secrets from Beyond the Veil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This is a handbook for caregivers and patients who are involved in end of life care situations, as well as anyone who wants to be prepared when their time comes, written by someone who died and came back to share what she learned from her experience to help others realize that we don't die and our journey continues. The author offers a simple method to achieve a peaceful transition experience.
To Madeleine From Grandad Patrick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A very worthwhile contribution to the lives of all people, this is a must have book for any child, teenager or adult, male or female, of any nationality, race, culture, religion, ethnic origin, belief or way of life. Words of wisdom, experience, knowledge, guidance and support on sixteen subjects of great relevance to all of our lives.
Midwife Wisdom, Mother Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,230. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
In an age when many mothers to be have never even held a baby, Midwife Wisdom, Mother Love provides an understanding and practical guide. It is an authoritative, candid and often fun account of childbirth - from pregnancy through to labour (and what to expect afterwards), which unlocks the mystery surrounding birth and provides answers for the most concerned parent to be.
The Lost Art of Parenting: Training Children for Success
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
As children we all swore that things would be different when we were parents. We want to do a better job raising our kids, but sometimes they baffle us. We can’t dismiss the nagging feeling that there might be some secret parenting knowledge floating around that we could tap into.
Making the Best of Second Best: A Guide to Positive Stepparenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010 by FoxCraft. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Thanks for volunteering to be a stepparent! Do your very best, and you might just win—second place. This book encourages parents and stepparents to focus on the positives and make the "second-best" of a stepfamily as good as it can be. It offers practical solutions to common stepfamily problems. Its humorous, personal style makes it a readable and supportive guide.
Life With Toddlers: 3 simple strategies to ease the struggle and raise happy, healthy toddlers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Time to get tough, Mommies! Witty and fun, Life with Toddlers dishes out no-nonsense guidance and down to earth techniques. Pulling no punches, this mom of three lays out toddler discipline with empathy, and yes, a few migraines of her own! Most toddler books are filled with peachy, useless, it'll-be-fine advice. Well, no more!
Breaking the Sound Barriers: 9 deaf success stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
An inspiring collection of real life stories capturing the struggles and successes of parents of deaf children and deaf adults as they explore what helped and what hindered them in navigating the world of hearing loss. An immensely practical book full of insights, strategies, tips and advice for parents and carers of deaf and hard of hearing children.