Author : Stan Jones
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : NavPress
ISBN : 9781631469541
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 112 page

One Million Copies Sold in Series! Christian Book Award: ECPA Medallion of Excellence Your kids know about sex. But what they’ve gathered from TV, other kids, or the internet doesn’t tell them everything or answer all of their questions. What’s the Big Deal? was written to help parents provide the answers to their 8-to-12-year-olds. This book explains the basic facts about sex and related issues such as: Why God made adults so that they want to have sex What God actually says in the Bible about sex and why it’s designed for marriage The amazing changes ahead of you during puberty How to respond when you feel sexual pressure from friends, TV shows, movies, and magazines Your kids can read this book with you so you can discuss it together. This provides them the safe space to ask hard questions they might find embarrassing. The book will help kids understand what a beautiful and exciting gift from God sexuality is meant to be. Now revised and updated with: Separate chapters on puberty for boys and girls A chapter on the dangers of pornography An expanded age range (formerly 8 to 11, now 8 to 12)

Author : Ruby Shamir
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9780399547256
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 32 page

From the Constitution to civil rights, from women's rights to the four freedoms, this kid-friendly picture book filled with fun facts and historical trivia shows how America got the nickname "land of the free." It’s a “free country”! Why? Because in America we're free speak our minds, choose our leaders and set the rules. Since way back when Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence, Americans have stood up for freedom again and again – but it wasn’t always easy! Did you know that Henry “Box” Brown escaped slavery by shipping himself north in a box? Or that Susan B. Anthony was arrested when she tried to vote? Did you know that even young kids protested for the right to go to school? This entertaining, fact-filled book celebrates how, with every generation, more and more Americans won the right to be free. Find out how they did it and why standing up for the “land of the free” is such a big deal! Perfect for fans of The One and Only Declaration of Independence, John, Paul, George & Ben, and Shh! We're Writing the Constitution – and a great way to talk about America, its values, and the rights we all enjoy. Praise for What's the Big Deal About Freedom: "Bolstering the upbeat tone of the writing while emphasizing the racial and religious diversity of Americans, the lively watercolor-and-pencil illustrations are consistently engaging and occasionally endearing. A hopeful, idealistic portrayal of freedom in America." --Booklist "An effective place for children to begin learning about the concept of freedom." --School Library Journal

Author : Ruby Shamir
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781524738082
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 32 page

From ballots to bonfires, from suffrage to stumping, this kid-friendly picture book filled with fun facts and historical trivia shows why voting is so important and why America gets to call its government a body of, by, and for the people. Did you know that Election Day is on Tuesday because that was the best day for farmers to vote? Or that George Washington was our only elected president who ran unopposed? Or that Native Americans were only given the right to vote in 1924? It's all true! We hear a lot about political campaigns on the news, but there's tons to know about elections beyond the politics of each race. Who gets to vote? Who gets to run? What do elected officials do once they're in office--and what do candidates do if they lose? Why do people fight so hard for the right to vote? In this kid-friendly, fact-filled book, young readers will find out how Americans choose their leaders, local and federal, and why elections should matter to them, even if they can't vote (yet)! Praise for What's the Big Deal About Elections: "An informative introduction to the importance of voting, and a great choice for group reading choice before election season." --School Library Journal "An empowering choice." --Kirkus Reviews "This latest entry into the What's the Big Deal about . . . series is an upbeat discussion starter." --Booklist

Author : Ruby Shamir
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9780399547294
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File Download : 32 page

First Ladies are more than just wives of U.S. presidents! This fun, kid-friendly book of trivia and history shows that First Ladies help influence America in ways both large and small. Did you know that Mary Todd Lincoln hated slavery and helped to end it in America? Or that Edith Wilson helped decode secret messages during World War I? How about that Sarah Polk didn’t let anyone dance in the White House while she was first lady? It’s true! In addition to being hostesses, advocates, ambassadors, activists, patriots, and role-models, each first lady put her own stamp on the White House—and on our country. In this fun-filled, fact-filled book, you can find out just what made each first lady unique and why they were so important. As it turns out, first ladies are a pretty big deal after all! This book is perfect for fans of So You Want to be President? and Rad American Women from A-Z:Rebels, Trailbalzers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History...And Our Future, and is a great entry point to discussing elections, inaugurations, and all aspects of the White House with children. Praise for What's the Big Deal About First Ladies: ★ "A breezy way to, as Abigail Adams urged, 'remember the ladies.'" --Kirkus Reviews, starred review "This title does an excellent job of highlighting the important roles that these women played throughout history....A delightful introduction to America’s first ladies for elementary U.S. history collections." --School Library Journal "Packed with interesting facts and illustrated with style, this upbeat overview of America’s First Ladies will entertain kids intrigued by history." --Booklist

Author : Jaya Prakash
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher :
ISBN : 1087902401
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File Download : 142 page

Author : John Ankerberg
Genre : Religions
Publisher : Harvest House Publishers
ISBN : 9780736934701
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 256 page

Authors John Ankerberg and Dillon Burroughs continue their exciting What's the Big Deal? series with concise, informative answers to the many questions people are asking about the major religious groups in the world. The groups in this book are so widespread that readers are likely to encounter their followers in their own neighborhoods, schools, and workplaces. Which makes it important to understand what they believe, and why. Included in this volume are Islam, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Mormonism, and the Jehovah's Witnesses. And for each group, readers will discover... the origins and history the key teachings and leaders the major writings the traditions and special observances how they differ from Christianity Ankerberg and Burroughs are masterful at focusing on the key essentials readers need to know. And they include many exclusive interviews with experts, as well as numerous fascinating insights--all of which makes for compelling reading.

Author : James J. Crist
Genre : Young Adult Nonfiction
Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN : 9781631985324
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 160 page

Help teens make informed decisions about their health and wellness with judgment-free information about addictions. From drugs and alcohol to pervasive use of electronic devices, more teens are exhibiting addictive behaviors. What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? provides teens with lecture-free, reliable, and factual information about a range of addictions, from drugs and alcohol to electronic devices, social media, and other addictive activities, such as pornography, eating, gambling, and sex, among others. A practicing psychologist and a certified substance abuse counselor, Dr. Crist shares advice for teens who are having serious troubles with addiction and for teens with casual levels of use who may be concerned about their use. With teen stories and quotes included, What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? speaks directly to teens about the real-life struggles with casual use and addictions they’re seeing and experiencing among peers in school and in the broader community. Packed full of information to help teens make informed decisions, What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? covers: The difference between casual use and addictive use, and the consequences of using The types of addictions, addictive behavior, and the risks associated with each How to overcome an addiction and the types of treatments available How to know and accept when recovering from addiction may require giving up certain friendships Tips for preventing relapse or developing a secondary addiction Additional resources for help and information are provided at the back of the book.

Author : Jill Christine Manning
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher :
ISBN : 1590388534
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File Download : 191 page

Dr. Manning speaks directly to the young people she calls the internet generation. She discusses such topics as: What is pornography? How does pornography affect people? Can pornography teach me things about sexuality that I need to know in the

Author : Buddy Helms
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Tate Publishing
ISBN : 9781616631611
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 180 page

Could you counsel someone who is considering marriage or having difficulty in his/her relationship and explain God's real purpose for marriage? Would you like to be able to explain the meaning of marriage to your children and friends but aren't sure how? Have you been dead-ended by our culture's definition of marriage? What's the deal with marriage anyway? A lot. God's design for marriage goes deeper than just saying, 'I do.' And just as God's story of redemption starts in Genesis and ends with John's Revelation, so does the story and purpose of marriage. Learn to read between the lines and join Buddy Helms in an eye-opening and page-turning journey through the Bible. You'll hear what many have to say about interpreting the Bible's metaphors, similes, and types and discover what God has been trying to communicate to the world since the beginning of time. Marriage: What's the Deal? The deal is: you'll never look at marriage the same. [H]e offers a layered, nuanced interpretation of Scripture that simultaneously will strengthen marriages and intensify Christians' understanding of the intimate relationship between Christ and His church. —Marv Knox, Editor of the Baptist Standard

Author : Ruby Shamir
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Philomel Books
ISBN : 9780593116395
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 64 page

"A look at what makes Americans distinct and what makes American society thrive for young readers"--