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David's Gift
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
“Sometimes life hands you a challenge that at the outset seems insurmountable, but later you realise it was in fact a gift that changed your life.” When author and speaker Sally Thibault’s son David was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, it was the beginning of a long struggle. David’s Gift takes you through Sally’s family’s journey from diagnosis to graduation - with a degree.
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.
Parenting the Children of Divorce
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
This book is a guide to parenting the Children of Divorce. It is not a one-size fits all "how-to" manual. It's purpose is to show you how to identify problems with your children and generate positive solutions for them.
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
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.
How to Talk to Kids about Babies, Birth, and Puberty: Tips to foster conversations from toddlers to teens
Price: $6.27 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Many parents dread the topics of sex and sexuality, but children are born with a natural curiosity about everything, including their bodies. Dr. Chrystal de Freitas is not only a doctor, but a parent as well. In her book, parents will learn that these topics don’t have to be embarrassing for either parent or child, and can be turned into positive opportunities to share values and information.
Raising Teens in the 21st Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
A one-stop resource with effective parenting strategies for raising happy, health, productive teens in the new millennium. Topics include everything from cell phones to spirituality, chores to curfews, grades to dating, videogames to family vacations, summer jobs to substance abuse, punishing to praising, arguing to negotiating, communicating to motivating.
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.
How to Keep Your Teenager From Driving You Crazy: A Proven Program for Encouraging Responsibility, Enforcing Limits and Restoring Peace to Your Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Your parent-teen relationship doesn't have to make you lose your mind. Dr. Paula Stone Bender's simple and proven methods encourage responsibility and positive attitudes in your teen. Dr. Bender shows you how to develop and implement a behavior contract that will improve your teen's behavior by setting clear expectations and providing structure to their lives.
4015 Days
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
4015 days explores a couples experience making life style choices to maximize a positive outcome for their children and shared parenting experience. 4015 days addresses a family centered, attachment philosophy of making active parenting a top life stage priority in the irreplaceable window of time and experience of pregnancy though adolescence.
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children provides powerful tools and techniques for all adults to support children in re-connecting with child-like wonder, love for learning and natural creativity. The tools include honoring uniqueness, developing deep relationships with nature, embracing the “real” child and many more. A visionary and life changing book.
Humpty Dumpty "A Child's Conundrum"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
This book explores the conundrum experienced by a child after a divorce. How does a child remain close to one parent from whom they are physically separated without alienating the other? When a parent turns a child against the other parent, the closeness between the child and the separated parent can shatter into pieces. And like Humpty Dumpty, those pieces can probably never be put back together.
What your Dad should have told you.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
All your Dad shouldAll your Dad should have told you about bullies, girls, marriage, finances, life, religions. have told you about bullies, girls, marriage, finances, life, religions.