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Your Survival Guide to Divorce
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
Everything your attorney told you, but you were too emotional to hear.
Raising Ruckus: The Decline of Public Education in the 21st Century
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What is the purpose of education? Why did we create a national school system? The answers are a lot darker than you think. Before we can solve the problems in schools today, we must consider how schools were first started. Witbeck takes the reader back in time to the Industrial Revolution to discover what our schools are really for, the hidden agenda of education, and how it can be stopped.
Single Dad Rules (the first year)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Single Dad Rules is the first year of posts from the popular blog for single dads. It offers guidance for raising kids alone, dating advice, fun projects for kids, cooking, and fun stories as you watch this single dad of three young girls struggle and grow from the lessons life teaches. All posts in one place in chronological order so you can follow along in this fun entertaining ebook.
Kid Help (Parents Taking Control)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Kids are raising parents; parents aren’t raising kids. Would you like to know the solution to raise your child to obey you so that he or she can learn the important values of life? These insights will save you a tremendous amount of grief. Kid Help gives you handles to teach your child many practical traits needed for life, such as: self-discipline, self-control, integrity, and others.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 5): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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. 4): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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. 3): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
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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.
How to Talk to Kids about Babies, Birth, and Puberty: Tips to foster conversations from toddlers to teens
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Price: $6.27 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
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.
I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
These 52 Creative Nonfiction stories capture some of the amusing tales and a few tragic moments we had growing up. Most of the stories will make funnybones ache, but a few will make heartstrings feel like fresh sutures. Few people have tasted a biscuit that was so hard firemen had to remove it, dodged bobcats on their way to the bathroom, or waded through a treasure of Confederate money.
Raising Teens in the 21st Century
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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.
Surviving Your Child's Adolescence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Parents have come to Jean's web site for years for insight into living with teens. Attitude, chores, grades, mood swings, lying, sex, drugs, power struggles: she covers it all while helping parents understand the whys underlying teen emotions and behavior (and their own). "Jean Walbridge has written an incredibly useful book for both clinicians and parents." --Constance Kintzler, LCSW, Chicago
Breastfeeding
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding
Breastfeeding is a collection of articles previously published in Midwifery Today magazine. This volume contains insights into breastfeeding duration, breast milk sharing, milk supply and more, as well as personal accounts of breastfeeding adventures. Contributors include Michel Odent and Suzanne Colson.
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.
How to Keep Your Teenager From Driving You Crazy: A Proven Program for Encouraging Responsibility, Enforcing Limits and Restoring Peace to Your Family
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted: 30 Essays on Giftedness, 30 Years of SENG
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG) has compiled a collection of 30 essays that focus on many topics, from parenting gifted children, to living with the intensity that often accompanies giftedness, to giftedness in diverse communities and special needs populations. Authors include national and international experts on giftedness.
The Third Stage of Labor
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The Third Stage of Labor is a comprehensive volume, including insights regarding the umbilical cord, the placenta and natural approaches to this phase of birth. Contributors include Sarah J. Buckley, Gail Hart, Naoli Vinaver and Robin Lim.
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA" is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of how he pieced together the long-kept secret of his own origins. This highly suspenseful book is a page-turning saga of personal detective work and the first book to chronicle the paradigm-shifting application of genetic genealogy to adoption search.
4015 Days
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
4015 days is about my experience as a father of twins making life style choices to maximize a positive outcome for my children and my parenting experience. 4015 days addresses a philosophy of making fatherhood a top life stage priority in a limited window of time and experience.