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Extraordinary Parent: A 30-Day Survival Guide for Single Parents

by Nina M. Carter, Zachary Briggs Nathan Runda & Robin Williams Tameshia Williams Nina Carter (March 27, 2013)

This book is a 30-day inspirational guide for single parenting. While thirty days may not seem like a long time, if you can master these issues and challenges, your mastery can become a solid habit in thirty...


The Joey Song: A Mother's Story of Her Son's Addiction

by Sandra Swenson Central Recovery Press (August 25, 2014)

The Joey Song illuminates the hard truth—sometimes addicts don’t recover. However, with love and faith, their families can.


Navigating the Medical Maze with a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Practical Guide for Parents

by Beth Pletcher, Sue Ming, Julie O'Brien & Caroline Hayes-Rosen et al. Jessica Kingsley Publishers (August 21, 2014)

This practical guide contains everything parents of a child with autism need to know in order to get the best medical care for their child and to play an active and effective role in that care. It contains accessible...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Moms Know Best

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 19, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Moms Know Best celebrates the special bond between mothers and children. Mothers of all ages will delight in the stories and feel good about the recognition they receive.

“Mom will...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Empty Nesters

by Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 05, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Empty Nesters provides support during an emotional but exciting time for parents -- sending their children off to college, new homes, or careers. A must read for empty nesters or...


How To Be Your Own Health Visitor: The Complete Guide to Breast or Bottle Feeding, Weaning, Sleeping, Immunisation, Growth and Development, Behavioura

by Ann Guindi Guindi Enterprises (June 09, 2014)

*Babies don't come with an instruction manual!* That is why this practical guide to making your family life less stressful and more rewarding book is for you. 'How To Be Your Health Visitor' will impart the...


Backtalk

by Carolyn Crowder & Audrey Ricker Touchstone (January 18, 2011)

"So what? All the other kids get to do it!"

Few behavioral problems challenge and frustrate parents, caregivers, and teachers as does verbal rudeness in children of any age. Reinforced by the wise-cracking kids...


I'm OK, You're My Parents

by Dale Atkins & Nancy Hass Henry Holt and Co. (November 12, 2013)

A guilt-free guide for adults seeking more satisfying relationships with their parents

In a recent study, half of all Americans rated their relationship with at least one parent as either "poor" or "terrible,"...


From Like to Love for Young People with Asperger's Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): Learning How to Express and Enjoy Affection with Family and Fr

by Michelle Garnett & Tony Attwood Jessica Kingsley Publishers (July 28, 2013)

Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) often find it difficult to express like or love for someone. This book, by the leading experts, addresses this issue in practical terms, providing carefully created...


Fatherless Women: How We Change After We Lose Our Dads

by Clea Simon Wiley (May 02, 2008)

"Elegant prose ... sheds new light on the father-daughter dynamic"

-Boston magazine

Praise for Fatherless WOMEN

"If it can be said about a book on loss, Fatherless Women is a pleasure to read. Clea Simon is a...


If You Had Controlling Parents

by Dan Neuharth HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

Do you sometimes feel as if you are living your life to please others? Do you give other people the benefit of the doubt but second-guess yourself? Do you struggle with perfectionism, anxiety, lack of confidence,...


The Common Thread

by Martha Manning HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

No relationship is more fulfilling, infuriating, emotional, and problematic than that of mother and daughter. Now, in a work filled with truth, surprises, and humor, renowned psychologist and author Martha Manning...


Managing Family Meltdown: The Low Arousal Approach and Autism

by Andrea Page, Linda Woodcock & Andrew Mcdonnell Jessica Kingsley Publishers (December 15, 2009)

This book offers strategies to resolve common challenging behaviours using a low arousal approach - a non-aversive approach based on avoiding confrontation and reducing stress. It explains challenging behaviours,...


Embracing Asperger's: A Primer for Parents and Professionals

by Richard Bromfield Jessica Kingsley Publishers (August 15, 2011)

Offering rich insights into what Asperger's is like for the child, this compassionate book will empower parents and teachers, enabling them to nurture the child's strengths and work towards a happy and promising...


Positive Parenting Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have Happy and Well-Behaved Child

by Dorothy Inc. Howard eBookIt.com (December 12, 2012)

This is an in-depth book about the different trials and tribulations that each parent can encounter as they raise their children.

You've probably encountered this situation before: You sit down to eat dinner...


Don't Roll Your Eyes

by Ruth Nemzoff St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2012)

More than two million couples wed every year in the United States, bringing together a whole new family unit. The extended family may now include a hard to please mother-in-law who criticizes her daughter-in-law's...


A Full Life with Autism

by Jeremy Sicile-Kira, Chantal Sicile-Kira & Temple Grandin St. Martin's Press (March 27, 2012)

A guide for helping our children lead meaningful and independent lives as they reach adulthood

In the next five years, hundreds of thousands of children with autism spectrum disorder will reach adulthood. And...


The Emotionally Absent Mother, Updated and Expanded Second Edition

by Jasmin Lee Cori The Experiment (April 18, 2017)

The groundbreaking guide to self-healing and getting the love you missed.

Was your mother preoccupied, distant, or even demeaning? Have you struggled with relationships—or with your own self-worth? Often,...


Fixing the Fates

by Diane Dewey She Writes Press (June 04, 2019)

• The 2017 Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption/Harris Poll results show that adults today are more likely to say they have direct ties to adoption than in previous years—either from being adopted as a child...


Difficult Mothers, Adult Daughters

by Karen C.L. Anderson Mango (March 13, 2018)

#1 Amazon New Release ? Transform your relationship with your mother

The best news on the planet is that your mother doesn't have to change in order for you to be happy. In fact, author Karen C.L. Anderson will...


Conversations With The Little Girl Within

by Shirley Williams Purposely Created Publishing Group (December 07, 2017)

Painful experiences from childhood often shape the way we grow and develop as adults. Many children are not provided with the necessary tools and outlets for dealing with negative circumstances at home,...


The Return

by Rachael L Robertson MNMS Charitable Giving Projects, INC. (November 24, 2017)

The challenges that children and families are difficult.. Moreover,And given the intake of children from the parents home and into the custody of the Department of Protective Services is just heartbreaking....


STUCK In the Sick Role

by Melissa Stennett Deuter Melissa Deuter, MD, PLLC (October 11, 2017)

In her psychiatric outpatient and urgent care practices, Dr. Melissa Deuter has been an expert advisor to failure to launch young adults who are “STUCK” in a mindset of disability and their families for...


Unchain Me Mama

by Audra R. Upchurch Purposely Created Publishing Group (September 18, 2017)

Pain. Abandonment. Neglect. Judgment. Pressure. Abuse. At first glance, these words don’t bring to mind the elements of a relationship between a mother and her daughter—but these hardships are often involved...


Cop On: What It Is and Why Your Child Needs It

by Colman Noctor Gill Books (February 27, 2015)

Raise your child with cop on – give them the grit and good judgment to cope with life’s challenges

Full of expert advice tempered by first-hand experience of modern parenthood, Cop On is the perfect book...


From Broken to Blest

by Adele M Gill & Dr. Verna Benner Carson Silver Lining Communications, Inc. (September 10, 2017)

From Broken to Blest: Embracing the Healing that Awaits You, by Adele M. Gill and Dr. Verna Benner Carson is a true life story about author Adele Gill who grew up with a mother who was chronically and acutely...


The College Girl's Survival Guide

by Hanna Seymour FaithWords (April 03, 2018)

This exhaustive guide to college for young Christian women offers practical, student-tested advice, encouraging scripture, and answers to the 50 most pressing questions on the minds of college students.

Each...


Loving Hard-to-Love Parents

by Paul K Chafetz Paul K. Chafetz PhD PLLC (July 05, 2017)

Everyone knows some truly fine people in their thirties to sixties whose older parents treat them really badly, with hurtful sarcasm, irrational demands, constant criticism, and undeserved anger. These frustrated,...


Better Parents Ask Better Questions

by Lindsay Boone's Tighe eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Whether you're dealing with the 'Terrible Two's' or a 'Troubled Teenager', this easy-to-read book will help transform your relationship with your kids . . . and everyone else in the family for that matter!

Written...


Dear Daughter

by Wil LaVeist Koehler Books (June 20, 2017)

After 20-plus years of marriage and parenting, popular radio host, professor and author Wil LaVeist uncovered a family secret that dropped him and his adult daughter to their knees. A chance DNA test revealed...


Blood Sisters: Part 3 of 3: Can a pledge made for life endure beyond death?

by Julie Shaw HarperElement (April 20, 2017)

It’s 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they’ll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate...


At Risk: An innocent boy. A sinister secret. Is there no one to save him from danger?

by Casey Watson Harper Element (April 20, 2017)

Adam is a fragile and anxious boy whose relationship with his mother starts to unravel. His mother is seen as ‘wonderful’ and ‘devoted’ to Adam who she works hard for, but all isn’t as it seems.

Eleven...


Blood Sisters: Can a pledge made for life endure beyond death?

by Julie Shaw HarperElement (April 20, 2017)

It’s 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they’ll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate...


Blood Sisters: Part 2 of 3: Can a pledge made for life endure beyond death?

by Julie Shaw HarperElement (April 13, 2017)

It’s 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they’ll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate...


The Father Effect

by John Finch FaithWords (October 24, 2017)

Based on the feature film, THE FATHER EFFECT is a must read for the millions of men and women who have lost their fathers through divorce, death, or disinterest.

John Finch always struggled after his father's...


Blood Sisters: Part 1 of 3: Can a pledge made for life endure beyond death?

by Julie Shaw HarperElement (April 06, 2017)

It’s 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they’ll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate...


He's Always Been My Son

by Janna Barkin Jessica Kingsley Publishers (August 21, 2017)

This inspiring and moving story, told from the heart of an extraordinary family, recounts the emotional and uplifting journey of raising a transgender son. Janna Barkin's family has come a long way since their...


The Gender Agenda

by Ros Ball, James Millar & Marianne Grabrucker Jessica Kingsley Publishers (July 21, 2017)

From language and clothes, to toys and the media, society inflicts unwritten rules on each gender from birth. Aiming to make people aware of the way gender is constructed and constantly reinforced, this diary...


The Little Book for Moms

by Adams Media Adams Media (January 02, 2015)

Even though they're busier than ever before, moms still love taking the time to share family traditions with their little ones. The Little Book for Moms will encourage readers to pass their favorite tales, crafts,...


The Little Book for Dads

by Adams Media Adams Media (March 15, 2015)

Hundreds of family traditions to share with your little ones!

Play an exciting game of Slapjack with your kids. Spark their creativity with the perfect rainy day craft. Send those sleepy eyes off to bed with...


My Nest Isn't Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space

by Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella St. Martin's Press (October 26, 2010)

Critics and readers loved Lisa Scottoline's first collection of true-life stories, which only encouraged her—now she's back with these all-new, exciting adventures. She's farther down the road now, and the...


Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Aging Parents, Third Edition

by Claire Berman Henry Holt and Co. (March 29, 2016)

A thoroughly revised edition of the authoritative guide to caring for aging parents

For women and men who are involved in caring for aging parents, and for those who see caregiving in their future, this empathetic...


Thanks, Mom

by Sherry Conway Appel & Allen Appel St. Martin's Press (February 02, 2016)

We can never thank our mothers enough for the special moments that make us cherish our childhood memories. It's those little things - trips to the park, playing Go Fish, bedtime snacks - that count for so much...


Never the Same

by Donna Schuurman St. Martin's Publishing Group (March 24, 2015)

Children and teens who experience the death of a parent are never the same. Only in the last decade have counselors acknowledged that children grieve too, and that unresolved issues can negatively impact children...


Thanks, Dad

by Allen Appel & Sherry Conway Appel St. Martin's Press (February 02, 2016)

We can never thank our fathers enough for the special moments that make us cherish our childhood memories. It's those little things - fixing toys, barbecuing the perfect burger, applying a thousand band-aids...


Into the Blue

by Susan Edsall St. Martin's Press (June 01, 2005)

The Chicago Sun Times praises "Into the Blue is Susan Edsall's fascinating chronicle of the fight to get her father back into his beloved Big Sky...an engagingly readable testament to an everyday courage....Salted...


Digital Kids: How to Balance Screen Time, and Why it Matters

by Martin L. Kutscher & Natalie Rosin Jessica Kingsley Publishers (October 21, 2016)

Help children and young people to have healthy relationships with the internet with this handy book. Showing you when and why exposure to digital media becomes excessive and problematic, this book also provides...


Role Reversal: How to Take Care of Yourself and Your Aging Parents

by Iris Waichler, Msw, Lcsw She Writes Press (August 16, 2016)

A comprehensive guide for the 45 million people currently taking care of family members who need assistance because of health-related problems.


Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Widsom of Dads

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 12, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Wisdom of Dads is a special way to pay tribute to Dad, and also a great read for all fathers and children. Stories remind readers of the special bond between fathers and children...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dads & Daughters

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 19, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dads & Daughters celebrates the special bond between fathers and daughters. Daughters and wives will find this book a wonderful way to express their appreciation to their fathers and...