Category: Children

Download E-books Endangered Children: Homicide and Other Crimes, Second Edition (Pacific Institute Series on Forensic Psychology) PDF

By Lita Linzer Schwartz

From infancy onward, young children are at risk from many assets, together with parental and sibling abuse, drug abuse and psychological disorder in the house, parental forget, and poverty. elimination an at-risk baby from a stricken surroundings brings on a number of recent matters and isn't constantly a panacea. Endangered teenagers: murder, and different Crimes, moment Edition makes a speciality of the myriad threats dealing with teenagers and gives perception into attainable solutions.

Beginning with a historical past of kid abuse, the publication explores this phenomenon as awarded in literature and in different cultural references. It then presents sociobiological and cross-cultural views on neonaticide. It examines causes for abuse and explores how disgrace and denial of being pregnant may end up in the killing of an youngster inside moments of its start.

The booklet examines criminal ramifications to neonaticide within the U.S. and in a foreign country, together with mental and psychiatric defenses. extra chapters specialize in shaken child syndrome and Munchausen Syndrome via Proxy, and the publication features a new bankruptcy on postpartum melancholy. The authors contain profiles of a number of infamous circumstances, together with Susan Smith and Andrea Yates. in addition they talk about matters relating to abortion and euthanasia, and finish by means of suggesting preventive measures to baby abuse and healing rehabilitation.

Exploring a social tragedy from mental, sociological, and criminological views, the authors try to resolution the various questions that come up from those crimes opposed to our such a lot susceptible, delivering readers a thought-provoking source that's certain to inspire additional examine and inquiry.

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Download E-books Brian's Winter PDF

By Gary Paulsen

In Hatchet, 13-year-old Brian Robeson realized to outlive on my own within the Canadian desolate tract, armed in basic terms together with his hatchet. He used to be rescued on the finish of the summer season. Brian's Winterbegins the place Hatchet may need ended: Brian isn't rescued, yet needs to construct on his survival abilities to stand his deadliest enemy--a northern winter.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books 101 Offline Activities You Can Do With Your Child PDF

Here is a short day out that everybody on your kin will get pleasure from: disconnect from the web, placed away your electronic toys, and prepare for a few sturdy outdated enjoyable. Even 20 mins an afternoon could be rejuvenating for you and a good way to hook up with your kids. In "101 Offline actions you are able to do together with your Child," you can find actions that faucet the main complicated microprocessor -- the single in the back of the ears. better of all, you are able to do many of the actions with very little education!

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Download E-books Glassbilen Som Försvann (Dickens Detektivbyrå, Book 1) PDF

By Suzanne Mortensen

Privatdetektiv Clara Dickens kör sin gröna Morris Minor ända från London until eventually Skåne med ett piano på biltaket och flyttkartonger i bagaget. Spårhunden Safir sitter bredvid och tittar ut genom rutan. De har löst mysterier åt kungligheter, kändisar och vanligt people i hela världen. Nu väntar nya härliga äventyr!

Clara Dickens nyöppnade detektivbyrå i Åhus får en fin commence. Tvillingarna Svana och Svante tittar in på kontoret och tipsar om ett klurigt fall. Rudolf Rippels glassbil är spårlöst försvunnen. Jakten kan börja! Spår, counsel och spaning leder fram until mysteriets oväntade lösning.

English translation:
Private detective Clara Dicks is using their eco-friendly Morris Minor from London to Skåne with a piano at the vehicle roof and relocating bins within the trunk. The bloodhound Safir is sitting subsequent to Clara and is calling out throughout the vehicle window. They're solved mysteries for royalty, celebrities and customary folks from around the globe. Now comes new interesting adventures!

Clara Dickens newly opened detective bureau in Åhus will get a pleasant begin. The twins Svana and Svante look at the place of work and provides a tip of a tough case. Rudolf Rippels ice cream truck is lacking. the search starts off! Leads, suggestions and surveillance bring about the unforeseen answer of the secret.

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Download E-books Bugs: Open Your Eyes to a World of Discovery (Eye Wonder) PDF

By DK Publishing

From OverDrive

I notion this was once going to be a consultant e-book while I grabbed it. finally ends up simply being for children yet i assumed an individual may possibly apprecaite it. It does have a few great images.

From dung beetles to dragonflies, meet the neighbours that you simply infrequently see yet who're necessary to your existence

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Download E-books Shadow Spell PDF

By Caro King

In the sequel to Seven Sorcerers, Nin and her buddies needs to shop a whole world!

Simeon darkish is the main strong sorcerer within the land of the glide. Mysterious, crafty, and a shape-shifter, purely he can cease the evil Strood and retailer the float from death. yet the place is he?
     Nin Redstone and her associates make their strategy to Dark’s mansion—a unusual fortress inbuilt a tree—where she unearths a ribbon of shadowy gentle. may well this be a clue to unlocking the secret of Simeon darkish? in the meantime, Mr. Strood is getting ready his distillation computing device, collecting his puppy tigers and a few barrels of blood, after which he’s coming after Nin….
     Caro King has created a humorous, wealthy, exciting event, interwoven with fantastical creatures, delusion, and magic.

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Download E-books Buster and the Amazing Daisy PDF

By Nancy Ogaz

Daisy White used to be no longer loopy. Clumsy perhaps, yet certainly now not loopy. during this fascinating event tale, Daisy, who has autism, defeats her bullies and overcomes her fears with assistance from Buster, a truly certain rabbit. All goes good until eventually a negative destiny threatens Daisy's new good friend Cody. Will Daisy manage to assemble her braveness and specific skills to save lots of him? Buster and the fantastic Daisy isn't just a funny and interesting tale. it is going to additionally provide its readers an perception into the hopes and goals, in addition to the fears and frustrations, of many young ones with autism.

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Download E-books Wonderstruck (Schneider Family Book Award - Middle School Winner) PDF

By Brian Selznick

From Brian Selznick, the author of the Caldecott Medal winner The Invention of Hugo Cabret, comes one other breathtaking travel de force.

fidgeting with the shape he created in his trailblazing debut novel the discovery of Hugo Cabret, Brian Selznick once more sails into uncharted territory and takes readers on an awe-inspiring journey.

Ben and Rose secretly want their lives have been varied. Ben longs for the daddy he hasn't ever identified. Rose desires of a mysterious actress whose lifestyles she chronicles in a scrapbook. whilst Ben discovers a confusing clue in his mother's room and Rose reads an attractive headline within the newspaper, either young ones set out on my own on determined quests to discover what they're missing.

Set fifty years aside, those self reliant stories--Ben's advised in phrases, Rose's in pictures--weave from side to side with spell binding symmetry. How they spread and finally intertwine will shock you, problem you, and go away you breathless with ask yourself. wealthy, complicated, affecting, and beautiful--with over 460 pages of unique artwork--Wonderstruck is a beautiful success from a uniquely proficient artist and visionary.
 

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