Henry Kisor lost his hearing at age three to meningitis and encephalitis but went on to excel in the most verbal of professions as a literary journalist. This new and expanded edition of Kisor's engrossing memoir recounts his life as a deaf person in a hearing world and addresses heartening changes over the last two decades due to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and...
Making Healthy Families: A Guide for Spouses, Parents and Stepparents (making healthy families series)
"Making Healthy Families" explains the elements required to make and sustain healthy, functional families. This timely book describes the family life stages, from "Becoming a Couple," to "Becoming Parents," and "Raising Adolescents." It educates parents about the predictable stresses of each transition, and offers guidelines and hands-on exercises for...
This beautifully designed book makes a great gift for stepfathers and stepchildren. A companion to Warm and Wonderful Stepmothers of Famous People, the 27 mini-biographies includes internationally well-known athletes, authors, entertainers and U. S. First Ladies.
Dedicated to her stepmother, the beautifully designed book makes a wonderful gift to stepmothers or stepchildren. The 25 mini-biographies cover from Buddha and Elizabeth I to Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the second mothers who counter the stereotype of the "wicked, cruel stepmother" of fairy tales.