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Twenty Floors Straight Down
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A Poem about suicide of a young girl, so much to live for now gone. A fallen angel unable to cope, hold on, understand life. Trespass of our dreams and desires gone forever.
Recipe to Raise Responsible Teens by Age 5
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is essentially different than the many books which have been written by the so-called “experts” on the subject of child rearing. Most experts tend to devise and then expound on their own theories and present parents with specific but untested rules to follow. A “theory” says the dictionary, is: “A plan or theme existing in the mind only". This book is based on 50 years of experience.
Home Schooling - Discover your Kids' Hidden Talents
Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Kids'n'Go Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
Are home schooled children destined to be more successful than others? A travelling home schooling family prove it right as they witness their 14 year-old daughter’s first ever ebook being launched worldwide!
School Refusal: Children Who Can't or Won't Go to School
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The book breaks down the distinction between truancy and school refusal, allows for a functional analysis of school refusal to determine the motivation and particular reinforcement systems which support the behavior. The latest intervention strategies are reviewed with a focus on tailoring and adapting standard approaches to specific situations. Case studies and intervention plans are presented
I beat my eating disorder. You can too!
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
This book is a guide to recovery for anyone suffering from an eating disorder. It is a step by step guide based on my recovery from anorexia. CBT completely transformed my mindset from an unhealthy, self abusive one to a positive and confident one. I am confident that my book can guide many others to free themselves from the hell of an eating disorder too.
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.
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.
Diabetes-Free Kids
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Diabetes-Free Kids addresses the burgeoning epidemic of type 2 diabetes among youth by setting out an easy plan parents can use to try to prevent the illness and to better manage it. A wealth of practical information in the book helps parents get their children to safely and effectively lose weight and lower their blood glucose levels—and possibly even reverse diabetes for good.
Kids Suck
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Kids Suck is quite the opposite of what its title suggests. Rather than badmouth the children in her life, the author offers some humorous and heartfelt episodes from her job as both a mother and a mentor. While Kids Suck may have been borne of parental frustration, it has been nurtured into a labor of love and a place where imperfect parents can turn to be to be assured that they are not alone.
South Sudanese Community Insights: A Cross-Generational Cross-Cultural Rescue Model for Families and Family Counselors
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Marilyn McLeod. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
South Sudanese people have experienced tremendous changes both within their homeland and as refugees abroad. This book describes typical South Sudanese culture, and challenges of both South Sudanese families and western professionals counseling them. John Chuol Kuek was born in South Sudan, survived refugee camps, and is now an Advanced Ph.D. Candidate while raising a family in the U.S.