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The Funny Truth about Parenting (A Black Mother's Birdseye view on Parenthood)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,440. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The funny truth about parenting from the point of view of a Black Mother and a single parent at that. I discuss my comparison of Dr. Spock vs Mr. Spock. We discuss New Generation Parenting which is absolute Madness going on out there in the U.S. We have at least two generations of adult-children that believe becoming a manger at Burger King or McDonald's is making it. Being Born Black in America.
Miss Lynn: My Delusional Mother (A True Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Miss Lynn, my mother, was narcissistically delusional preferring to reside in a world according to her perception oftentimes contrary to the world as it actually was. She lived her 85 year chaotic life battling through a personally contrived crisis after crisis. There was always a phantom someone (or something) out to get her.
The Daddy Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Modern American Dad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
A humorous look at the ups and downs of raising two boys, one of whom is autistic. Raising a special needs child, the death of a close relative and a marriage dissolving into hostility and divorce are the challenges facing a father who tries to balance work and family. Through it all, the author maintains his sense of humor as he relies on the hope of being reunited with his children.
Prodigal's Steps: The True Story of a Family's Desperate Flight Back Home
Series: The Prodigal Journey. Price: Free! Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The James Family had it all: Dad, a Navy fighter pilot, now flying commercial planes; Mom, an attorney with her own small law firm. Their 4 children completed the picture: smart, athletic, successful, beautiful. This is the perfect story of how they had finally 'arrived'. Yet, it is also the story of how they almost lost it all; and how they fought to save their children - from hell itself...
Người cha tốt hơn là người thầy tốt
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 143,040. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Nếu như nói trong việc giáo dục gia đình, người cha là một cây đại thụ, thì người mẹ là một thảm cỏ xanh. Cây đại thụ và thảm cỏ xanh giống như không khí và nước, hợp sức tạo nên cho trẻ không gian trưởng thành tốt đẹp. Như vậy, trẻ sẽ có một nhân cách phát triển toàn diện. Nhưng những người cha hiện nay đều không nhận thức được điều này, mà dồn tất cả việc nuôi dạy con cho người mẹ...
Yêu thương và tự do
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,430. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Điều gì làm nên sức hấp dẫn của “Yêu thương và tự do”? Điều gì đã khiến “Yêu thương và tự do” mang lại sự thay đổi to lớn cho nhiều gia đình và trẻ nhỏ đến vậy? Chính nhờ vào nền tảng của phương pháp giáo dục nổi tiếng toàn cầu Montessori, kết hợp với kinh nghiệm thực tiễn nhiều năm của Tôn Thụy Tuyết trong lĩnh vực giáo dục mầm non và được chắp bút bằng tình yêu thương con trẻ vô hạn của tác giả.
Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 222,610. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Cuốn sách “Người mẹ tốt hơn là người thầy tốt” là một cuốn sổ tay về cách nuôi dạy con của nhà giáo, thạc sĩ Doãn Kiến Lợi. Chị đã tổng kết kinh nghiệm gần hai mươi năm nuôi dạy con, đồng thời kết hợp với một nền tảng lí thuyết vững chắc và kinh nghiệm thực tế có được trong quá trình trực tiếp dạy học cũng như tiếp xúc với khá nhiều trẻ em, từ đó đúc rút ra được những bài học quý báu...
A Just God Would Punish That! A Hilarious look at Teenagers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,420. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Jack Bessie and his wife raised five bio kids, and then adopted six more. This book is a collection of two page humorous essays on every possible aspect of herding teens. Grouped by subject; school, sex and dating, self esteem issues, chores, and more. The titles of each piece are things the teens actually said, snide, stupid or absurd. A funny, and deeply personal look at life with teens.
Calming The Storm: Learning To Live More Peacefully With Your Extra-Active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is a guide to assist parents, teachers and others associated with an extra-active (Hyperactive, ADD, ADHD) child in their lives. It has practical suggestions to make life easier for both the adults and the child as the child progresses through the daily ups and downs in his or her life. The suggestions in the book can also assist adults in dealing with extra-active Asperger children.
The Big Book Of Name Possibilities A Book Of Names, Meanings And Origins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names
A book full of awesome name possibilities, if you are looking for the right name for your up coming child this is the book for you!
What Do I Do While You're Pregnant?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
What Do I Do While You're Pregnant? is an honest and touching book by a dad-to-be wrestling to find his place. He balances news of his possible infertility and his pregnant wife's medical emergencies with his own phantoms symptoms and sleepless nights. This funny and poignant story respects an experience which is unique to both first-time parents.
Men Can Do It! The real reason dads don't do childcare
Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 70,610. Language: British English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Why do mums stay at home and dads go to work? Why do some women treat men like idiots around babies? Where are all the ‘new fathers’ we hear so much about? When he became a dad, Gideon Burrows didn’t realise other men didn’t do an equal share. On his journey to fairer fatherhood he discovered the real reason dads don't do childcare, and what we all should do about it.
Empowered Preemie Moms: From NICU, to Newborn, and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The experiences of preemie moms often detract sharply from the experiences of mothers who carry their babies to term. In fact, the traumatic things that preemie moms endure make their labor, delivery, and parenting scenarios seem almost otherworldly in comparison to those of “termie” mommas. The current work represents the birth stories of over 50 preemie moms and helpful empowerment strategies.
Laboring Well, A labor nurse shares insights from 10,000 births
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
No one understands the joys and challenges that women face during labor like the nurses who care for them. Elizabeth Allen shares stories and insights from over 20 years of caring for women during the journey of birth. She offers a unique, insider’s perspective, answering questions like: • How can I prepare for labor? • Am I a good candidate for natural labor? • Is out-of-hospital birth right for
The Emily Updates (Vol. 4): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
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.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 2)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
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.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Difference Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
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.
Part Time EC: A Personal Guide to Developing Your Elimination Communication Confidence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This is part 3 of a 10 books suite. Here I will describe how I see love and sexuality. It is a battle for true love.