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The Last Dad: Looking for Answers When the Dad Piece is Missing by Louie Kaupp
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Each chapter of The Last Dad begins with a story about Mildred, a single mom, and her son Louie. The first dad abandoned them when Mildred was 7 ½ months pregnant. The second dad enforced his rules with a bullwhip. Mother and son spent years looking for the next dad. Finally, they discovered the best dad was there all of the time. He was the last dad they would ever need.
Hypothetical Future Baby: An Unsentimental Adoption Memoir by Claudia Chapman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
This unsentimental adoption memoir is the story of what happened to Claudia when pregnancy didn't. From England to Ethiopia and back again, it’s a story about doing something different. About too much cleaning. It’s a story about paperwork, pregnancy announcements, wrestling with God, falling down, getting up, coming to terms, and - eventually - it’s a story about becoming a mother.
Not Your Mother' Book...On Being a Parent by Dahlynn McKowen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Publishing Syndicate. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The joy of sex! In most cases, parenthood starts with the above headlined activity. NYMB...On Being a Parent features 68 funny stories about the adventures and misadventures of being a parent. The stories begin with conception and end with kids becoming a parent to their parents. Every story in between will make you laugh out loud as you relive your many parental moments, joyous as they may be.
20 Great Ways to Raise Great Kids by Toni Schutta
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 by scott hammond
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 by David R. Wommack
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 by Sondra Torres
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 by Christina Brockett
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.
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.
Single Dads and Great Kids: Using Humor and Other Tools by D. Keith Denton
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 by Ray Mathis
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 by Shaana Berman
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 by Denise Gaskins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Tabletop Academy Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by Scott Turansky
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 by Jonathan Anstock
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 by Joel Everett Harding
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by Gary Ezzo
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 by Katherine Gordy Levine
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 by Ray Erickson
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 by Gary Unruh
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.