Summit Crossroads Press publishes helpful and practical books for parents by Dr. Roger McIntire under its imprint parentsuccess books. Its other imprint, Amanita Books, publishes historical and mystery novels by Eileen Haavik McIntire.
This sensible, practical and readable guide for parents of teenagers offers friendly, usable advice on every page. The 10 steps discuss and illustrate with dialogues and examples how to talk—and listen—to your teen, build social and school skills, respond to the games teens play, use alternatives to punishment, look for danger signs of drug and alcohol abuse, and protect your rights as a parent.
Nancy Dickenson and the 90s Club at Whisperwood Retirement Village head south to Fort Lauderdale to rescue one friend and find another. Once again, murder and mayhem stalk Nancy and fellow 90s Club members as they race to save their friends' lives and, ultimately, their own. "A fun read....a comfortable mix of nostalgia ... wrapped up in an engaging mystery novel." (Foreword Reviews)
This treasure of practical advice by award-winning author Dr. Roger McIntire provides the help parents need when they are challenged to keep a steady disposition, manage fair discipline, enjoy the job and stay lovingly close to their children. Parental solutions and strategies are offered through vignettes, dialogues, and examples on every page.
The 90s Club at Whisperwood Retirement Village discovers a simmering brew of thefts, murders and exploitation bubbling beneath its luxurious lifestyle. Club members pile up clues like tricks in a bridge game to uncover the culprits--and almost lose their lives. The menace grows into a bloody climax and even Nancy's kitty cat Malone takes part, turning the murderer's confidence into terror.
Barbary pirates capture Rachel and her father on a ship to America 200 years ago. They become slaves in Morocco. Their journey to escape will affect present-day Sara Milller's search for her grandmother's brother, lost in the Holocaust. Sara travels from Florida to Gibraltar to discover her family's hidden past as well as her own connection to Rachel and to Florida's history.
Dr. Roger McIntire’s new book, Raising Your Teenager, describes five crucial skills parents need to enjoy the teen years while giving them the confidence to guide their teenager through the inevitable conflicts and changes of those years. Small Press Bookwatch says, “…a useful resource for any parent feeling they are in over their head with their teen.”