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HOW TO ADOPT FROM UKRAINE SUCCESSFULLY By Alexander Bogach
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This book is extremely practical and detailed step-by-step guide. It contains all the information prospective parents need to know about adoption from Ukraine. The Guide will help couples to... More > make educated decisions about adoption from Ukraine. "How to adopt..." is a real boon for prospective adoptive parents who are newcomer in this matter and are absorbing all the information regarding international adoption and particularly adoption from Ukraine. ALEXANDER BOGACH is Ukrainian attorney specializing in adoption. As the local attorney he takes a sober view of adoption from Ukraine. Alexander enjoys helping foreign and Ukrainian families in their adoptions. You may find hot news and updates regarding adoption from Ukraine on the author’s blog www.howtoadoptfromukraine.blogspot.com.< Less
Bullets in the Washing Machine By Melissa Littles
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Melissa Littles, Founder of The Police Wife Life, is an advocate for Law Enforcement Officers and their families. Bullets in the Washing Machine, her first release, is a compilation of short... More > stories and poems, focusing on seeing the positives through the daily struggles of living a life in Law Enforcement. Melissa hopes to not only bring encouragement to those in law enforcement but to bring awareness to the general public of the daily sacrifices and misconceptions related to law enforcement officers. Melissa Littles is married to Officer Bervis Littles of the Edmond Police Department, in Edmond, Oklahoma. Officer Littles is a Hostage Negotiator, Suicide Prevention Officer and a School Resource Officer.< Less
HOW TO BE THE LOVING, WISE PARENT YOU WANT TO BE...EVEN WITH YOUR TEENAGER! By Darryl Sollerh, Leslie King, LCSW
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"Sage advice for frustrated parents." KIRKUS REVIEWS Through their years of working with teens and their parents, Leslie King, LCSW, and Darryl Sollerh have developed a deeply compassionate... More > yet realistic approach that takes into consideration both the parent and their teen's point of view. Filled with real-life examples, they examine the likely flashpoints for family conflicts, from teenager social lives to their homework habits and grades, from their misrepresentations to their demands for justice, from their calls for independence to their need for dependence. King and Sollerh's approach, at heart, seeks to spark and an empathetic awakening in both parent and teen, not only as they each meet the initially difficult phases of any challenge or crisis, but also as they move into the future, guided by a new awareness capable of supporting their ongoing efforts to grow in a relationship of shared dialogs, mutual respect and deepening understanding. Or as King and Sollerh envision it: the dance.< Less
The Faith of a Child By Stefan Lanfer
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Preparing for fatherhood? Freaked out? Help is here. When a woman prepares for motherhood, other women guide her on her way. Not so a dad-to-be, who gets pats on the back, corny jokes, or vague... More > assurances he’ll do fine. Until now, his best hope was by-moms-for-moms baby books--a gap filled by Stefan Lanfer’s The Faith of a Child. According to Lanfer, when his wife was pregnant, "I was STRESSED out, and the guys around me no help—until, just in time, I hosted a group of dads at our home. I fed them dinner. They fed me their stories.” As he listened, says Lanfer, “I got inside the dad head space. Finally, I felt ready.” To pay forward this gift, Lanfer shares his stories in The Faith of a Child, which tracks Lanfer’s journey to and into fatherhood. To dads-to-be, Lanfer says, "If you want tips, tactics, and advice for childbirth and parenting, you’ve got dozens of choices. But, if you want real stories that actually let you picture fatherhood, The Faith of a Child is for you."< Less