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Murder in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for Prevention
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
School violence can happen anywhere, in big cities and small towns. The perpetrators range from social misfits to seemingly nice, well-adjusted kids. But we aren’t helpless to prevent school violence. The author has 30-plus years of security experience. Along with listing many advance warning signs, he details what can be done by both schools and parents to help remedy this pressing problem.
Post-Parkland: Are We Missing The Mark?
You set the price! Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Though the shooting in Parkland, FL has renewed calls for strengthened gun control, should the events leading up to the attack be questioned? And is there more we can we do to prevent attacks from happening in the future? And are we confusing gun control with school safety? These are just a few of the questions posed in an effort to understand what we can all do to keep such events from recurring.
Crossing The Line
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,440. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
Four high school teens are going to find out just how much a bully target can take, before they decide that they can take no more. What lines will be crossed? On the surface, Berryville, Kansas looks to be a perfect Midwest town to raise a family. But hiding in plain sight are the issues of teen bullying and the effects it has on the students at Lincoln High School.
The Bad Guys:A Students/Teachers Guide to School Safety and Violence Prevention
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
The Bad Guys: A Students/Teachers Guide to School Safety and Violence Prevention is a much needed guide to promote school safety and violence prevention. This book directs students on recognizing potential danger and preparation if such and event occurs. The book offers students a pro-active approach to violence prevention.
The Quiet Ones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 129,560. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
In the aftermath of a high school tragedy, introverted Emma Cahill hits the trifecta of bad luck: victim, suspect and sole survivor capable of engineering the crime. The police are determined to solve the case, but dealing with teenagers creates challenges, particularly when survivors are reluctant to cooperate. Sometimes, suspecting the quiet ones is an easy solution, and sometimes it’s not.
Tragic Deaths of Cary, North Carolina Youths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
My book includes short biographies of young people who resided in Cary, NC, whose lives were ended prematurely in car wrecks, shootings, drunk driving accidents, and other tragedies. The time span of the book encompasses young men and women who were born between 1930 and 1968. Most of the deaths occurred between 1950 and 1974.
Taking the Bully by the Horns
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
Awards for "Saving Children's Lives." Covers the serious issues of bullying, school violence and self-esteem. Children's version of Dr. Jay Carter's best-seller "Nasty People." It bolsters the self-respect of victims and bullies and addresses this epidemic that has been depriving children of self-esteem (leading to violent crimes/suicide) by offering smart, empowering, proactive "bully" solutions.
High School Hit List
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jimmy can talk to animals. No big deal, probably part of his Mohawk heritage. But one day, Coyote tells him, "You have to go to school. There's going to be trouble." Turns out a bully's slashing his way through a hit list, starting with one of the vice principals and closing in on Jimmy himself at number four. Now Jimmy's got to protect them all--with some help from the birds and the beasts.
Tot and the Bully Shield
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(5.00)
Tot is a tiny tater tot who goes to Potato Public Elementary where he gets bullied daily by Fry and Spud. Tot decides to turn to his family and friends for advice. With their help Tot learns that he has a Bully Shield... he just needs to turn it on. "Tot and the Bully Shield" provides young readers with tips on how to deal with this serious issue.
Brian's High
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,820. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fourteen-year-old Brian, distraught with pain after a shooting leaves his friend dead, embarks on a dark and hollow lifestyle, guided by the duplicitous Jessie. A turn of events “coincidentally” ends that relationship and thrusts him into another with a quirky family who becomes the center of Brian’s life. Sleeping gifts emerge from within and plunge him into a reality few could imagine.