Shop

Top 100 this week in Books > Parenting & Families (showing 1-25)

Past week | Past month
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do By Qadoshyah Fish
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do is designed to give parents, friends, families, and professionals accurate and up-to-date information about Down syndrome. Information in the book is written by... More > doctors, parents, professionals & individuals with Down syndrome. This book is written with the idea that many families would have benefited from a book like this when their child was diagnosed with Down syndrome.< Less
Big Book of Unschooling By Sandra Dodd
eBook (PDF): $13.00
Download immediately.
(4 Ratings)
Summary of Sandra Dodd's website on unschooling and mindful parenting, with hundreds of practical ideas about how to move from schoolish thinking to living a life of natural learning and joy.
Agile Kids By Shirly Ronen-Harel
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Download immediately.
A practical way of getting daily tasks done and enhancing family communication. Agile Kids is the book every modern family needs, with both parents with full time jobs, and children who need their... More > attention. An essential part of your child’s development is his ability to choose, be independent and control what happens in his life, and parents need to encourage that independence. Agile Kids will show you how to empower your children without losing your parental authority, through a collection of practical actions. Each chapter can stand alone, and offers practical advice you can act on straight away. The methods described in the book are is effective at teaching values and respect to others, and applies to public and home schooled children alike. So enjoy :)< Less
A D H D: Who’s Losing Whose Mind? (from a Frazzled Mama’s Perspective) By Jennifer Metzger
eBook (ePub): $5.99
Download immediately.
If you have a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, you know what it’s like to feel frazzled, frustrated, and exhausted. You’ve also probably learned self-help books... More > focusing on the condition don’t always offer constructive or realistic solutions. At least that’s what Jennifer Metzger discovered on her daily journey of parenting her son, David, through ADHD’s ups and downs, twists and turns, and emotional highs and lows. In this revealing and instructive memoir, she brings readers into her home to get an inside look at how she’s raising three boys—one with ADHD—and how she’s tweaked her style to adapt to their different personalities while surviving horrific tantrums. So pull up a chair, grab a cup of coffee (you’ll probably need a box of tissues, too), and celebrate the successes and unwavering faith of an everyday mom doing her best to help a child with ADHD.< Less
7 Judges By Carl Ruffino
eBook (ePub): $15.00
Download immediately.
The effects on a father because of parental alienation. The emotional and physical struggle of a father who hasn't seen his children in over 5 years. A depiction of the Court system being slanted the... More > mother's way and how the Judges, lawyers, and Law Guardians work in cahoots for their own personal gain.< Less
The Temperaments and the Adult-Child Relationship By Kristie Burns
Paperback: $35.00
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Reviews at: http://www.lulu.com/product/paperback/the-temperaments-and-the-adult-child-relationship/10281000 (The 1st Ed.) For teachers, parents and ALL adults that interact with children - this book... More > is as comprehensive as a textbook but as readable as a novel. Through guides, examples, stories and lessons the reader learns how to type him/herself, family members, students, and friends and to delve into the mysteries of how the different temperaments interact with each other. Because these interactions are unique, depending on the age and relationship of the people, this book focuses only on the adult-child relationship which can differ greatly from the adult-adult relationship or the child-child relationship. However, while this book does focus on the relationships between adults and children, one can also benefit from reading the different sections and applying some of the wisdom to his/her own relationships with other adults or by extrapolating ideas from the sections to help siblings get along better.< Less
My Photo Book By Roberto Bernardo
Paperback: $15.45
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(1 Ratings)
A photobook featuring the Bernardo family in Chicago.
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do By Qadoshyah Fish
Paperback: $22.73
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(1 Ratings)
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do is designed to give parents, friends, families, and professionals accurate and up-to-date information about Down syndrome. Information in the book is written by... More > doctors, parents, professionals & individuals with Down syndrome. This book is written with the idea that many families would have benefited from a book like this when their child was diagnosed with Down syndrome.< Less
Birth Movement: How To Use the Birth Sling, Squat Bar, Birth Ball, and Positions for Your No-to-low Intervention Hospital Birth By Jun-Nicole Matsushita
Paperback: $19.99
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(3 Ratings)
Birth Movement is an instructional photo book. Each page features a position with color photographs taken in a hospital labor and delivery room; a code for appropriate use: laboring, pushing,... More > epidural, narcotic; and a description with instructions for the execution of the position This book is for pregnant women and their birth partners, doulas, midwives, nurses, childbirth educators, and obstetricians to learn how to use movement, positions and birth tools such as the birth sling, birth ball, and squat bar to support natural and low intervention childbirth in the hospital setting. The foreword is written by Katherine Parker Bryden.< Less
Double Duty Log Book for Twins By Kellie Asaro
Paperback: $14.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(4 Ratings)
Ask any parent of twins and they will tell you that the early months are the most challenging. Caring for two babies at a time can become confusing and downright stressful. Who was fed when? Which... More > twin needs a diaper change? Is it time for the next dose of medication? With the Double Duty Log Book for Twins you can save your sanity and stay on schedule! Keep track of both babies with one convenient daily log. Quickly and easily fill in feedings, diaper changes, naps, medications, important appointments and other notes. Useful for parents and caretakers alike. Gain helpful insight into your twins’ sleeping and eating habits as well as general behavior patterns. Coil bound for easy access. Handy 3 month supply.< Less
Sōsh: Improving Social Skills with Children and Adolescents By Mark Bowers, Ph.D.
Paperback: $19.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Sosh™ is an approach to social skills based on a decade of work with children, adolescents, and young adults who struggle with social difficulties. The Sosh framework divides social... More > functioning into five areas essential to social skills development and success: Relate (Connect with Others), Relax (Reduce Stress), Regulate (Manage Behaviors), Reason (Think it Through) and Recognize (Understand Feelings).< Less
Laws of Life: For Mothers By Patty James
Paperback: List Price: $16.50 $14.85 | You Save: 10%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(1 Ratings)
This book is for every mother, whether by giving birth or by adoption, by heart’s desire or unexpected, married mom or single mom. Motherhood comes in many dimensions. Like any mom I always... More > wanted to do everything right concerning my children...< Less
"Listen to Me Please!" Time-In Not Time-Out By Ava Parnass MSN, DR Ron Taffel
Paperback: List Price: $15.99 $13.59 | You Save: 15%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Ms Parnass MSN and DR Taffel understand what kids need,love and to be listened to.Listening is something that should come naturally, yet the frenetic pace of today’s world we may not listen to... More > our children the right way. The new techniques featured use pictures and words to help parents and children learn without time-out.Excerpts appeared in Nick Jr.Magazine for 3 consecutive months. This book is a game changer, part parenting field guide and part interactive story book. A book both parents and children will return to again and again. Using this book helps connect on a deeper level. It’s pure relationship magic! Want a calmer, happier child, break the cycle of *tantrums *endless negotiating *defiance *the gimees *, and have more fun. This revolutionary, NEW APPROACH will CHANGE YOUR LIFE FOREVER. Within seconds of discussing one beautiful picture, you will be TALKING NOT FIGHTING; your child will be using his words and listening to what you expect. FAST, EASY AND NEW http://listentomeplease.com/< Less
When Tomorrow Starts Without Me By Lori Plegge
Paperback: $20.00
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Most people who have lost a child write books about how to cope with the child’s death. Author Lori Plegge has taken a different perspective on losing a child. Instead of writing about how to... More > cope with the death of a child, she has decided to write a story about her son’s life. When Tomorrow Starts Without Me is a true story about the life and death of a young man named Anthony. No matter how hard Lori tried to raise Anthony right, he made some bad choices in his life and those bad choices led to his death. When reading this book you will experience every emotion possible, you become a part of the story. When Tomorrow Starts Without me is not just a sad story about the death of a 19 year old boy but it also tells you funny childhood stories along with some near death experiences Anthony had. Even though the loss of a child is a very tragic thing, Lori has managed to take that tragedy and turn it into something positive to help others.< Less
Happy Mealtimes with Happy Kids: How to Teach Your Child About the Joy of Food! By Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP
Paperback: List Price: $18.95 $9.48 | You Save: 50%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP is a certified speech language pathologist who has specialized for over 12 years in helping children love a variety of food. Her practice focuses on the family and... More > teaching the fundamentals of parenting in the kitchen. Mel wrote this book in the same manner that she works with families; with an open heart and a touch of humor. Raising an adventurous eater is meant to be fun. Enjoy the journey! “This is a much needed book. Happy Mealtimes addresses the important and neglected topic of HOW to feed children. It has all the tools you need to help your child explore new tastes and enjoy eating!” - Carolyn Aibel, Ph.D.< Less
Groundbreaking Interventions: Working with Traumatized Children, Teens and Families in Foster Care and Adoption By Jeanette Yoffe, M.F.T.
Paperback: List Price: $14.99 $7.50 | You Save: 50%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(1 Ratings)
A book of 16 interventions designed to teach new and imaginative ways for working with traumatized children in foster care and adoption and their families. Groundbreaking Interventions provides a... More > wide variety of play-based methodologies that have been successful in working with children over the age of five in foster care and adoption.< Less
Love Me By Okeema S. Woods
Paperback: $19.99
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Children are a gift from God. All they want from their parents is love. Children feel so special when they hear that heartfelt four letter word from their parents. It provides inspiration and a sense... More > of worthiness to children as they grow up and become responsible adults. In Love Me, author Okeema S. Woods provides a narrative about the importance of love and of the importance of a parent’s involvement in the lives of their children. Based on interviews with elementary, middle school, and high school students, she offers advice for all parents to pay close attention to their children instead of making them rely on the Internet and search engines for life-affirming information. Addressing a significant issue in today’s society, Love Me presents a powerful message to all parents about the importance of offering unconditional love, attention, and guidance to children of all ages from all walks of life.< Less
The Partner's 20 Minute Guide By The Center for Motivation and Change
Paperback: List Price: $14.99 $11.99 | You Save: 20%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
The Partner's 20 Minute Guide helps spouses utilize CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) and Motivational Techniques to help you change your child's substance use. Family members who... More > are trained in CRAFT are more likely (than those trained to do interventions or who attend Al-Anon) to reduce or stop substance use in their loved one as well as increase the loved one’s willingness to get help. In CRAFT, the concerned family member (that’s you!) also feels better. This guide will help you with such tools as: How to react when your partner has been using substances and when he has NOT been using; Getting more of what you want to see from your partner and less of what you don’t; How to talk to your partner so that you are more likely to be heard; How to take care of yourself all along the way!< Less
The Road Map to Senior Care By Stephen Andriko
Paperback: List Price: $14.99 $10.49 | You Save: 30%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Author Stephen Andriko provides expert analysis that affords the reader a non-judgmental approach to navigate through the maze of confusion that surrounds this extremely sensitive subject. He... More > discusses various delivery means such as in-home care or out-of-home placement. Further, he discusses average costs for the various alternatives and offers resources that can help along the journey. The purpose of the book is to minimize the effects that painful emotion can have on the decision process.< Less
365 Caregiving Tips: Practical Tips from Everyday Caregivers By Pegi Foulkrod et al.
Paperback: List Price: $8.99 $6.74 | You Save: 25%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Five caregivers got together and decided to share their collective wisdom with other caregivers. We all started knowing just about nothing about caregiving but we learned “on the job” and... More > by talking, laughing, crying and sharing with each other. 365 Caregiving Tips: Practical Tips from Everyday Caregivers is the beginning of a series of books created with the intent of helping others through their caregiving journey. The tips are practical because as caregivers, we have to be practical. We have to make the most of our limited time, money and energy and these tips are designed with those limited resources in mind. Read one tip a day or enjoy them all at once. Our hope is that by sharing these tips your caregiving day will be easier and your load a little lighter.< Less
Holy Mom, Holy Family -- Discovering 10 eternal treasures with your family By Rachelle Dooley
Paperback: $14.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
As moms, we want the best for our families. But what does that mean? Written from a Catholic Christian perspective, Holy Mom, Holy Family – Discovering 10 Eternal Treasures with Your Family... More > helps moms discover how to become rich in what matters to God and then share that spiritual wealth with the family. This book motivates moms to pray more and love better! Moms are inspired to experience and model the treasures of: Holiness, Detachment, the Moment, the Search, Love, Service, Mystery, Suffering, Faith, and Evangelization.< Less
The Parent's 20 Minute Guide (Second Edition) By The Center for Motivation and Change
Paperback: $14.99
Ships in 3-5 business days.
The Parent's 20 Minute Guide helps parents change their child's substance use. Developed by psychologists at the Center for Motivation and Change, the 20 Minute Guide pulls from Motivational... More > Interviewing (MI), CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training), Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to give family members the best tools to help a loved one change their substance use while staying connected and using the power of science and kindness. This guide will help you with such tools as: How to react when your child has been using substances and when he has NOT been using; How to co-parent and collaborate as effectively and smoothly as possible; Getting more of what you want to see from your child and less of what you don’t; How to talk to your child so that you are more likely to be heard; How to take care of yourself all along the way.< Less
The Tree Stands Firm By Christina Gallegos
Paperback: $9.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
The Tree Stands Firm is about never giving up and the resolve needed to push through obstacles! Appropriate for all ages, and easy to identify with, The Tree Stands Firm promotes conversation about... More > support and determination.< Less
ADHD: Who’s Losing Whose Mind? (From a Frazzled Mama’s Perspective) By Jennifer Metzger
Paperback: $12.50
Ships in 3-5 business days.
If you have a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, you know what it’s like to feel frazzled, frustrated, and exhausted. You’ve also probably learned self-help books... More > focusing on the condition don’t always offer constructive or realistic solutions. At least that’s what Jennifer Metzger discovered on her daily journey of parenting her son, David, through ADHD’s ups and downs, twists and turns, and emotional highs and lows. In this revealing and instructive memoir, she brings readers into her home to get an inside look at how she’s raising three boys—one with ADHD—and how she’s tweaked her style to adapt to their different personalities while surviving horrific tantrums. So pull up a chair, grab a cup of coffee (you’ll probably need a box of tissues, too), and celebrate the successes and unwavering faith of an everyday mom doing her best to help a child with ADHD.< Less
#dadlife By Jordan Stowe
Paperback: $9.99
Ships in 3-5 business days.
The hashtag dadlife movement was started the summer of 2015. With all that is going on in the world, I felt a call to action was in order. Hashtag dadlife is about the modern dad. One that has... More > time for his son or daughter, goes on playdates, one that reads bedtime stories, and when he or she falls down, it is a dad that picks them up and nurtures them. Hashtag dadlife is about bringing back traditional family values back to a modern world. You will read about what a real dad is, tips on how to be a better dad, and most importantly, the difference in a “baby daddy” and a father. Anybody can make a baby, but it takes a special man to stand up and be a father. While this book is not vulgar, it is very real. As real dads I feel that it is important to not get caught up in the "hallmark" mushy-gushy stuff. This book is directed to the real men/dads out there. If you are looking for a book that is equivalent to a greeting card, this is not your book.< Less