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20 Great Ways to Raise Great Kids
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
You’ll gain over 200 practical parenting tips that can be used immediately to raise a loving, kind, responsible, and successful child in 20 Great Ways to Raise Great Kids. This one-of-a-kind book is drawn from interviews with 27 experts and 10 wise parents and published by parent coach Toni Schutta. Today’s busy parents will find clear direction for raising great kids in today’s complex society.
Every Day Dad: The Guide to Becoming a Better Father
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Every Day Dad: The Guide to Becoming a Better Father shows dads how to overcome the challenges of life, joyfully engage with their families, and build a positive, lasting legacy. Written in a practical, straight-forward manner, the books equips dads (and all parents) with the knowledge and tools they need to connect with their families, to live life with passion and purpose,& become better fathers
Wommack’s The Art of Parenting: Lessons from the Parents and Mentors of Extraordinary Americans - Volumes I, II, & III
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Great Americans from across many professions, genders, politics, religions, and walks of life — the products of extraordinary parenting and mentoring. This book offers the exact techniques, words, phrases, mantras — to propel your offspring to incredible success — toward rich, vivid lives. They worked for those parents and mentors. They can and will work for you too.
Signing with A Heavy Hand and Heart, Love Mommy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
I take my FAS and turn it into a teaching tool to help others learn what I go through every day of my life. If one person listens to what I have to say, then I have done my job. This is what I was born to do. I have won many awards for my work. The awards I’ve won have been great, but my biggest award is knowing that my message is being delivered and knowing I might make a difference for 1 child
The Missing Pages of the Parent Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Parenting leaves most feeling overwhelmed, unless they can find comfort from the shared experience of others. Gathered from a cross-section of American moms and dads, this book shares the stories, wisdom and extraordinary insight from ordinary parents. Through each experience, these parents come out wiser – offering us all lessons on this difficult, funny, and taxing enterprise of child rearing.
Single Dads and Great Kids: Using Humor and Other Tools
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 85,030. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
When you talk to anyone about divorce and kids, there is always a sad expression that follows. It is even more pronounced with dads. This book is different from everything else in print about divorce and single parents. It’s funny and lighthearted. Divorce is rarely written from daddy’s point of view, just as rarely written by a male and never ever with humor. That makes a big difference.
The Mental and Emotional Tool Kit for Teachers and Parents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general
Parenting and teaching can be tough. It's easy to generate more emotion than is helpful and make mistakes, especially with the most troubled and troublesome young people. This book was written by a health education teacher who became certified in cognitive behavioral therapy to better understand and help students, and ended up helping himself in the process. He can help you do all three things.
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.
Let's Play Math: How Families Can Learn Math Together—and Enjoy It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Tabletop Academy Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
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Discover creative, non-textbook ways to build mathematical literacy and thinking skills from preschool through high school, and find out how to combine math with history for a multicultural learning adventure. Veteran homeschooling mother of five and internet math maven Denise Gaskins shows you how to help your kids succeed in math.
Cultivating Responsibilty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
The later elementary years are sometimes called the "Tween Years." These children are growing rapidly and moving quickly toward adolescence. It's often during this stage that your child is most impressionable.
Teach the Children Well - Our spiritual investment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Are you interested in children? Are you interested in humanity's future and the role education can play? True education has a critical mission to play on the planet. This book illustrates some the potential pitfalls of state and religious education systems, and offers ideas to support the liberation of the individual human spirit. Parents, teachers + politicians should read this insightful book.
Vagabond Boy: Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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A boy navigates through a chaotic childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle lessons he must choose or discard. He is swept toward an emotional chasm that threatens to swallow and imprison him forever, and he must decipher secrets in a local pond to secure his future.
On Becoming Baby Wise: Giving Your Infant the Gift of Nighttime Sleep
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012 by Hawksflight & Associates, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / infants & toddlers
On Becoming Babywise has brought hope to millions of tired and bewildered parents looking for an alternative to sleepless nights and fussy babies. The Babywise Parent Directed Feeding concept combines structure and flexibility, and teaches parents how to lovingly guide their baby's day rather than be enslaved to the infant's unknown needs.
When Good Kids Do Bad Things: A Survival Guide for Parents of Teenagers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Parenting a pre-teen or teen? Time to "Suck it up, Buttercup." There is no way around the fact that for some parents the teen years mean dealing with Good Kids Doing Bad Things. The bad ranges from those little lies, that one shoplifting episode, loving the wrong guy or gal, to a major problem with drinking and drugging, or suicidal depression.
Ten Tips to Tame Your Teen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Are you tired of asking your teen to: do their homework, take out the trash, pick up their clothes, wash their hands, get off the phone, take a shower, get up for school, say thank you, think of others, be nice, pay attention, slow down, hurry up, chew their food, listen to you, look before they leap, or just leave you alone? Then Ten Tips to Tame Your Teen is the book for you. Now is the time.
Unleashing the Power of Parental Love: 4 Steps to Raising Joyful and Self-Confident Kids
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Providing tried and tested steps that will instill unbounded self-confidence and joy within children, this book will also restore harmony between them and their parents. This guide provides professional advice to help raise a self-confident child, ensures that children will establish good friends and be successful in school, and teaches parents how to get to the center of their child’s world.
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
Mother and Baby Expert's Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenthood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Unleash your inner expert! “Mother and Baby Expert’s Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenthood” will empower you with both emotional and practical advice on raising happy families. Divided into EXPECTING, PREPARING, DELIVERING, NURTURING, ADJUSTING, GROWING, and LIVING chapters, it covers everything from pre-conceptions and sex, to growing baby love & care and success at school...
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.