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  • Parents as Talent Developers

    by James Reed Campbell and Brenda Harewood
    Our purpose in writing this book is to give minority parents (African American, Latino) the tools they need to help their children perform much better in school. The content of the book comes from discovering actual parental practices used by minority families whose children excel at school. Our research teams went to public schools in minority neighborhoods in New York City and Long Island to find high-achieving minority children. We then visited their families and interviewed the parents and c... more
  • Five Things Your Children Should Know About Money

    by Dr. Nnenna Otum-Mba
    Kids absorb information like sponges. We start off showing kids alphabets and letter sounds with the goal of them being able to read. In the same light, as soon as children are aware of what money is and that the tooth fairy exists to put money under their pillows, we need to start educating them early on how to manage money with the goal that they would be able to make smart financial decisions as they grow into young adults. There are too many cases of adults coming into millions of dollars an... more
  • Upside Right, a Children's Guide to Movement

    by Gaetano Amato

    Children love to move. Running, jumping, rolling, climbing or just "plain hanging upside down can bring joy to the child's physical world. Hopefully, this book will help children discover this joyful world of human movement. Parents will enjoy reading the many verses to their children and watching how creatively they explore their physical environment. The unusually brave adult may even join in and find that moving can be fun at any age.

  • Second Labor: Mothers Share POST-Birth Stories: Twenty-Four Mothers Write Bold, Honest Accounts About Life with a Newborn

    by Chaya Kasse Valier
    THERE IS ALWAYS A POST-BIRTH STORY. Everyone asks about your birth story, but what about after that? The postpartum period – the time frame after giving birth - can affect mothers and families as much as the birth itself, if not more. Yet post-birth stories are not given a forum in our culture. SECOND LABOR gives voice to these stories, featuring twenty-four mothers’ unique, personal experiences after having a baby. Some examples of topics include the breastfeeding-versus-formula quandary, not... more
  • Public Restroom Survival Guide

    by Bruce Bonnett

    What makes this book, Public Restroom Survival Guide, so unique is that it presents vital information on how to use a public restroom with thought-provoking mindsets that challenges the way people see and use a public restroom.

    Each day millions of people use these restroom facilities incorrectly. Their lack of personal hygiene skills endangers the next person who chooses to use the toilet stall after them. Everyone has the power to protect themselves with healthy hygiene knowl... more

  • The Essence of Meditation: A Practical Handbook of Meditation and Breathing Techniques

    by Attila Orosz
    Learn traditional and contemporary breathing and meditation techniques from practical instructions, while you discover the world of meditation, your inner self, and the underlying essence of all practices. Featuring ten fully illustrated breathing techniques, twelve meditation methods with essential practical and theoretical advice and insight. Not only will you gain an insight into the unusual meditation practices the author engages in, but you will have the opportunity to fully master ea... more
  • What's That Weed?

    by Russ Hudson
    When Emmy visits her new friend Stella’s farm, she discovers a mysterious plant called Weed. But Emmy soon realizes that Weed is a very special plant. Used by Stella’s family in food, medicine, and more, Emmy quickly learns that Weed is anything but a weed. Join Emmy and Stella as they investigate how this simple little plant is used in many ways, every day, by normal, happy people.When Emmy visits her new friend Stella’s farm, she discovers a mysterious plant called Weed. But Emmy soon real... more
  • What's That Weed?

    by Russ Hudson
    When Emmy visits her new friend Stella’s farm, she discovers a mysterious plant called Weed. But Emmy soon realizes that Weed is a very special plant. Used by Stella’s family in food, medicine, and more, Emmy quickly learns that Weed is anything but a weed. Join Emmy and Stella as they investigate how this simple little plant is used in many ways, every day, by normal, happy people.
  • Robustness

    by Nicolas Pujol
  • Cancer What You Need to Know

    by Stephen Rosenberg
    Dr. Stephen Rosenberg's book, Cancer What You Need to Know, is the definitive guide for patients and families touched by cancer. Information surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in books or on the Internet is often overwhelming for patients and family members. To empower patients and loved ones, Dr. Rosenberg decided to write a book on issues surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. In this book, Dr. Rosenberg identifies the 10 common mistakes patients and families make an... more
  • Teach a Child to Read

    by Joyce M. Romanski
    Reading is a basic and necessary skill in one?s life and in the marketplace. The media is constantly presenting our nation?s educational position. Innovative programs in all areas of the curriculum are televised. There is a constant need to help all students to arrive at a grade level and above. With the adoption of the national core curriculum, there is a stronger emphasis on higher levels of performance in all areas, especially in reading. Teaching Someone to Read emphasizes teaching the in... more
  • Fundamentos de la Sagrada Espiritualidad para Niños

    by Solomon Thomei
    Es una obra que se entrega para que tanto los padres como los hijos puedan introducirse dentro de lo que es el conocimiento de la Sagrada Espiritualidad como palabra bendita de nuestro Padre Santísimo; el Supremo Creador por medio de la presencia de su Hijo bendito Jesús de Nazaret. Es una enseñanza que se entrega para que el ser humano pueda conocer al Ser Todopoderoso de la forma más sencilla y más directa. Para que al tener las bases de la espiritualidad en la forma más pura y directa, podamo... more
  • God's Path to Disease-Free Living

    by Bob McCauley, ND
    You cannot understand this book if you don?t read this preface. I almost subtitled this book A Christian Health Revolution because it is a truly revolutionary way to view health and how we ought to view the temple, our body, that God has given us. The ideas in this book will change your view of how health is actually obtained. It will challenge your understanding of your body and your obligation to honor it. It will cause you to waken your obligation to honor one of God?s most precise gifts, you... more
  • The Conquest of Cancer: A Long-Ignored Breakthrough

    by Vladimir Kalina
    Important findings and decisive breakthroughs in medicine have nearly always encountered fierce opposition, and it took a long time before they were finally recognized as major discoveries. This book describes the circumstances of a revelatory experience made by Dr Karel Fortýn in 1957 and its fundamental scientific significance in the struggle against cancer. It is also an attempt to explain why an important breakthrough can be ignored in the light of so much evidence.
  • The Wonder of Prenatal Education: Why You Should Listen to Mozart and Sing to Your Baby While Pregnant (Your Baby’s Developing

    by Chong Chen
    Are you pregnant or thinking about starting a family? Do you want the best start possible for your baby, even before you give birth? Dr Chong Chen delivers more insights into how to give your child the best start in life in this latest edition of his series, Your Baby’s Developing Brain. In this latest installment, The Wonder of Prenatal Education: Why You Should Listen to Mozart and Sing to Your Baby While Pregnant, you will learn some incredible things about your unborn child, such ... more
  • A Skeptic's Journey Through the Yoga Experience

    by Earl Ofari Hutchinson
    A Skeptic’s Journey Through the Yoga Experience takes a hard and personal look by one who once held deep skepticism about yoga at the history, the myths, the controversies, the practice, the philosophy, the growth, commercialism of, and impact of yoga. The book examines the racial and gender conceptions and controversies that confront yoga, as well as the controversy and debate over the physical hazards of yoga to men especially. A Skeptic’s Journey Through the Yoga Experience is a small primer... more

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