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Baby Health (Mini Parenting Guides)
1 Baby Health (Mini Parenting Guides)
Australia The Australian Women's Weekly Home Library 2001 1863962255 / 9781863962254 Reprint Stapled Cover Very Good 12mo 
63 indexed pages including coloured illustrations. An Australian Women's Weekly parenting guide. It covers keeping baby healthy; giving your baby medicine, immunisation, common baby ailments, Abdominal pain, Allergies, Anaemia, Antibiotics, Aspirin, Asthma, Bites and stings, Animal bites and insect bites, At the beach, Taking a temperature, Breathing problems, Bronchiolitis and bronchitis, Burns and scalds, Chickenpox, Choking, Coeliac, disease, Colds, Colic, Conjunctivitis, Constipation, Convulsions, Cradle cap, Dehydration, Diarrhoea, Dislocation, Diphtheria, Drowning, Ear problems, Eczema, Encephalitis, Eye problems, Fever, Finger injuries, Foot problems, Fractures, Gastric reflux, Gastroenteritis, Genital problems, Giardiasis, Head injuries, Heart murmurs, Heat problems, Hepatitis, Hernia, Hl / infection and AIDS, Hives, Impetigo, In?uenza, Intestinal obstruction, Leg problems, Lumps and swellings, Measles, Meningitis, Mouth problems, Mumps, Nose problems, Pneumonia, Poisoning, Poliomyelitis, Po?ution effects, Rashes, Roseola infantum, Rubella, Scabies, Scarlet fever, Shock, Sneezing, Splinters, Suffocation, Sunburn, Teething, Tetanus, Thrush, Urinary tract infections, Vaginal infections, Viruses, Vomiting, Whooping cough, Worms. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Frogs, Adcock, Lynne
2 Adcock, Lynne Frogs
Australia Steve Parish Pub 2009 1741934117 / 9781741934113 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo Ian Morris 
96 pages. Expert authors share their detailed knowledge on the secret life of Australia's frogs. This practical Wild Australia Guide introduces Australia's various frog and toad families, informs about where they live and their life cycles and provides the answer to why so many of these beautiful and fascinating creatures are threatened with extinction. High quality photographs and up-to-date information on appearance, behaviour and distribution make this book perfect for anyone who has ever wondered about the intriguing lives of frogs, or needs guidance on knowing where to spot them, or wants to understand how to care for them in our environment. With a systematic organisation of authoritative information including key facts, scientific terms, a full glossary and index for reference, this is the must-have guide for anyone interested in, or wanting to know more, about Australia's amazing frogs. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Cancer - Cause and Effect: Secrets to Life, Allan, John
3 Allan, John Cancer - Cause and Effect: Secrets to Life
Australia Ginninderra Press 2001 1740270800 / 9781740270809 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
128 pages. In the last days of 1997, my wife Donna was diagnosed With cholongiocarcinoma and hepatic metastases. The doctors, While attentive and efficient, were unable to offer any help. The disease had simply spread too far. Donna’s prognosis was given as weeks, without intervention, and, at best, six months. We had no option but to follow a course of alternative therapies which eventually led us to a World We had not known existed. cancer is a strict teacher, but the lessons are there for us all. We leamed to become more caring, more accepting and more loving human beings. We learned the arts of meditation, herbalism, homeopathy and simple living. Finally, just before Christmas 1999, we heard the words we had longed to hear: ‘no clinical evidence’. The information in this book is an amalgam of the vast amount of research conducted throughout the past century up to today. It is drawn from the works of a great number of researchers, doctors, scientists, health care professionals and ordinary people who simply wanted to understand. 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Natural Health Made Easy, Allardice, Pamela
4 Allardice, Pamela Natural Health Made Easy
Australia Pan Macmillan 1997 0732909171 / 9780732909178 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 8vo 
238 indexed pages. Stress relief, Age-reversing exercises, Weight loss, Jet lag cures, Skin care and Designing your own immune-building program. In this book, Pamela Allardice gives a wealth of natural remedies and preparations to help us cope with the pressures of our modern world. Whether you’re looking for relaxation techniques, cures for common health problems, or inexpensive alternatives to commercial cosmetics you find it here. Also included is an A-Z of Home Remedies: Acne, Arthritis, Allergies, Blisters, Bronchitis, Cold Sores, Cystitis, Dandruff, Eczema, Headaches, Insomnia, Morning Sickness, Nappy Rash, Period Pain, Sinusitis, Teething, Wasp Stings, Warts nd much, much more. Pamela Allardice is a well-known journalist and editor who has worked in the natural health industry for more than 15 years. She is the natural therapies presenter on Foxtel’s Lifestyle Channel and is a regular guest on Channel 9’s ‘The Midday Show’ where, after each appearance, the switchboard lights up with requests for ‘Fact Sheets’ for her recipes, remedies, hints and tips. Pamela is also the editor of Nature and Health magazine, writes a column for the Australian Women,s Weekly called ‘Naturally Good’ and has published many best-selling books. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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Planning with Kids: A Guide to Organising the Chaos to Make More Time for Parenting, Avery, Nicole
5 Avery, Nicole Planning with Kids: A Guide to Organising the Chaos to Make More Time for Parenting
Australia Wrightbooks 2011 0730375641 / 9780730375647 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
xiv + 274 indexed pages. The ultimate guide for parents who dream of having a little less chaos and a lot more time for the good things in life Written by mother of five, Nicole Avery, this book shows harried parents how, with just a bit of planning, family life can become easier to manage, less stressful, and decidedly more fun. "Dream on," you say? "I might as well try to herd cats as to get my kids to follow a lot of arbitrary rules!" And Nicole would agree, which is why Planning with Kids isn't like any other parenting guide out there. It was inspired by Nicole's blog of the same name, which, over the past three years, has garnered a huge audience of likeminded parents who have achieved nothing short of miraculous results following her advice. While other prescriptive guides offer mums and dads cook-cutter solutions to the challenges of raising kids, this handbook focuses on one simple, straightforward idea: by implementing a few simple strategies for how you do things, you'll make more time for you to be you and your kids to be kids. You'll find strategies for streamlining and enhancing everything from the routines of daily life, to family relationships, to budgeting and finances, playtime and much more! Nicole Avery is the master organiser behind popular blog 'Planning with Kids', where she shares tips and tricks to organising the chaos of family life. This is her first book. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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What's up Mate?, Bales, Helen
6 Bales, Helen What's up Mate?
Australia Hodder & Stoughton 1987 0340372036 / 9780340372036 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
32 pages including colour illustrations. During the eighteen months my son Anthony was under treatment for cancer, we all - doctors, nurses and family - developed the habit of greeting him with "What's up, mate?". We didn't expect a reply but more often than not we did get a smile. Perhaps in the beginning, the question was too difficult for a six-year-old child to answer. During the long period of struggling to communicate and cope, Anthony himself became aware of our problem. When I decided to try to put it all down on paper, the idea was instantly endorsed "The kids need it, Mum," said Anthony. So do parents, friends, relatives and teachers. I hope that "What's Up Mate?" will make it just a little easier to cope in a very difficult situation. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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Options for the Elderly and Those Who Care for Them, Banks, Glenda
7 Banks, Glenda Options for the Elderly and Those Who Care for Them
Australia Hale & Iremonger 1994 0868065250 / 9780868065250 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
175 indexed pages. Advice for older people, caring families and helping professionals on providing care for the elderly in the community. This new edition updates the 1984 edition with information on services available and pilot programs in place which address the issues. A broad range of issues including legal matters, medicine, finance, nutrition, family relationships, recreation, personal security, accommodation and practical management are addressed. The perspective and feelings of the elderly themselves is always the focus and individual case studies are included throughout. Includes a bibliography and an index. The author is a journalist with a special interest in social issues and has written five other books on custodial parenting, access-parenting, family management, mother-child and father-child relationships. Inscription in the last page. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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Caring for the Dying, Barbato, Michael
8 Barbato, Michael Caring for the Dying
Australia McGraw-Hill 2002 0074712144 / 9780074712146 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
266 pages. This is an informative guide to the practicalities of living with and caring for a loved one with a terminal condition, covering medical and non-medical issues as well as the emotional and ethical matters. Using true, poignant stories gleaned from his many years of experience in the medical profession, Michael Barbato broadens the reader's understanding of death and what it means to the many patients, family and friends he has cared for in his professional and personal life. The author approaches this confronting, sensitive subject with a unique, thoughtful understanding of the carer and of the cared for in this enlightening, insightful book. 
Price: 38.00 AUD
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Baby Love Guide to: Crying / Baby Love Guide to: Sleeping, Barker, Robin
9 Barker, Robin Baby Love Guide to: Crying / Baby Love Guide to: Sleeping
Australia Pan Macmillan 1998 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 16mo 
The two books sell together. Two in a series of self-help manuals for parents. One provides information on why babies cry and normal crying patterns and gives advice on how to deal with crying. Other books in the series include 'The Baby Love Guide to Sleeping'. By the author of 'Baby Love'. The other provides information on basic sleep patterns and gives advice on how to help a baby sleep. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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First Three Months, Barker, Robin
10 Barker, Robin First Three Months
Australia Pan 1998 0330361074 / 9780330361071 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 16mo 
96 indexed pages including b/w illustrations. This field guide has been written primarily for the non-botanist interested in the native trees of the Australian Capital Territory. It contains descriptions and illustrations of the sixty woody species of Australian plants commonly reaching tree height, or more precisely four metres, growing naturally within the Territory. As the coastal vegetation of the Jervis Bay region is quite different from that of the inland part of the Territory and would add greatly to the complexity of this guide, it has not been included; and as an additional aid to a compact guide, the descriptions have been kept as short as possible. References to further reading are included for those wanting more information. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Hot Yoga: Energising, Rejuvenating, Healing, Barnett, Marilyn
11 Barnett, Marilyn Hot Yoga: Energising, Rejuvenating, Healing
Australia Macmillan 2004 140503579X / 9781405035798 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
160 indexed pages including colour illustrations. Try out the latest and most powerful yoga exercise to take the world by storm and let the transformative effects of hot yoga into your life. Re-energise, revitalise and reorganise your body. Performed in a heated room, the hot temperature relaxes the muscles, releases toxins and strengthens the heart, helping to relieve conditions such as back pain, arthritis, insomnia and stress. Achieve defined muscle tone, vibrant good health and a sense of well-being. Feel, think and see from a new perspective. Drawing on many years' experience working with different schools of yoga, Marilyn Barnett shares her teaching of Bikram method yoga that will help transform your life. Explore how the mind and body work, learn how to move with care and understanding, and develop your hot yoga practice in class and at home. Hot yoga-also known as Bikram, after its originator, Bikram Choudhury-is a method for working out in rooms heated up, thus enhancing muscle suppleness and aiding body detoxifica-tion. This heavily illustrated book describes each of the 26 progressively more challeng-ing hot yoga postures. Aided by color photos, the author gives detailed instruction on all hot yoga poses, which she claims unite mind, body, and spirit when performed in rigor-ous but enjoyable workouts. Each pose is preceded by information on its specific bene-fits. Practitioners are advised to end each session with cool-down techniques that relax both mind and body. The book concludes with recommendations for hot yoga as treat-ment for complaints such as back pain, sports injuries, and stress. Hot yoga helps its practitioners explore their limits and enhance their physical and mental well-being. Ap-proximately 50 color photos and more than 100 line drawings. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Courage to Care: The Impact of Cancer on the Family, Baxandall, Susanne; Reddy, Prasuna
12 Baxandall, Susanne; Reddy, Prasuna The Courage to Care: The Impact of Cancer on the Family
Australia Morehouse Pub 1993 1863550364 / 9781863550369 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
182 pages including b/w illustrations. What happens when someone close to us develops cancer? How do we manage the tasks and emotions of caring? In this book, individuals who have cared for someone with cancer relive their hopes, struggles and fears; their angers and frustrations; and the rewards. But, most importantly, they describe what helped them. This book will challenge the way many professionals think about caring. It will give support and information to all carers who choose to make this difficult journey. 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Beyond Codependency and Getting Better All the Time, Beattie, Melody
13 Beattie, Melody Beyond Codependency and Getting Better All the Time
Australia Collinsdove 1992 085924833X / 9780859248334 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
252pp.Let Melody Beattie, author of the classic Codependent No More, help you along your way. A guided tour past the pitfalls of recovery, Beyond Codependency is dedicated to those struggling to master the art of self-care. It is a book about what to do once the pain has stopped and you've begun to suspect that you have a life to live. It is about what happens next.In simple, straightforward terms, Beattie takes you into the territory beyond codependency, into the realm of recovery and relapse, family-of-origin work and relationships, surrender and spirituality. With personal stories, hard-won insights, and activities, her book teaches the lessons of dealing with shame, growing in self-esteem, overcoming deprivation, and getting past fatal attractions long enough to find relationships that work.Melody Beattie is an American phenomenon . . . She connects with age-old quests for self-improvement and rebirth. . . [And she] understands being overboard, which helps her throw best-selling lifelines to those still adrift.Time''[This book] goes beyond how we hurt to how we heal.''Veronica Ray, author of Choosing Happiness 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Read My Mind!, Bell, Krista
14 Bell, Krista Read My Mind!
Australia Lothian 2000 0734401086 / 9780734401083 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
160 pages. Twelve-year-old Tahnee has had enough. Her mother is a leading architect going for a big competition, and she's always working. She doesn't seem to care about Tahnee at all, and only a little bit about her younger daughter, who preoccupies the babysitter's attention. Tahnee's best friend Ellen has a major problem with both her parents - they think she's going to be the world's greatest musician and doesn't have time for things like watching her favourite football team. Both girls need to sort out their parents. A forbidden trip to see Essendon play at Geelong and a school event, 'the Night of the Notables', in which the students have to dress up as their heroes, brings many issues to a head, and to a happy resolution, for both girls. Bell Krista is an Australian author with 26 books for young readers published over the last 23 years. 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Kept on Dancing: writing by Pam Benton, Benton, Pam
15 Benton, Pam Kept on Dancing: writing by Pam Benton
Australia R.W. Connell 1998 0646366033 / 9780646366036 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
92 pages. When Pam died in 1997 she left many manuscripts, in different stages from notes and sketches to final form. She intended to publish ... It is of course a selection, mainly from the pieces that Pam brought close to final form. "There was a dream in which I was dancing. The judgement of others was there as I started to dance. And I felt indescribably wonderful, the way I was moving, it was very joyous. And some judgemental part came in and said this is not very interesting dancing, it's a bit banal. And it ?oated past because I didn't care, I just kept on dancing because it didn't matter what that judgement was". 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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he Australian landlord's handbook: managing residential rental Property, Bilosh, Suzi
16 Bilosh, Suzi he Australian landlord's handbook: managing residential rental Property
Australia Wrightbooks 2000 1876627190 / 9781876627195 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
167 indexed pages. Includes a bibliography. Many Australians are investing in residential property, and have to decide between appointing an agent or saving the cost of fees by managing the property themselves. Here the author explains in everyday language how one or more residential properties can be managed by the investor. This guide provides advice and information about topics such as screening prospective tenants, making and ending a tenancy agreement, legal obligations of tenants and landlords, getting money at a tribunal, problem solving, and taking care of an investment property. Answers questions that are frequently asked by landlords and discusses the factors that make a good rental property. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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Nourish: Food for Your Baby, Blackmore, Sophie
17 Blackmore, Sophie Nourish: Food for Your Baby
Australia Ibis Publishing 2004 1920923314 / 9781920923310 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
119 pages including drawings. A guide to the food needs of your baby and toddler. It is an essential resource for parents wanting advice on easy to prepare, delicious and nutritious meals for their young children. This book features information and recipes on a selection of core ingredients, all arranged in alphabetical order. An important focus of the book is on cooking for the whole family. It shows how recipes can be adapted to suit all family members, so you don't need to cook separate meals for everyone. There is a small inscription in the inside front cover. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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Rescued! 43 wonderful true stories about the rescue and rehabilitation of native Wildlife, Blackney, Jodie
18 Blackney, Jodie Rescued! 43 wonderful true stories about the rescue and rehabilitation of native Wildlife
New Zealand Avocado Pr 2008 0958262306 / 9780958262309 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 12mo 
184 including b,w illustrations. Every day, animals living in the wild become sick, injured or orphaned, for a variety of reasons - vehicle accidents, dog or cat attacks, poisoning, habitat loss or shooting. Fortunately, some of these animals are given a second chance through the remarkable work of wildlife rehabilitators. an amazing group of dedicated volunteers who take needy animals into their care. They arrange for veterinary treatment, and temporarily provide a protected environment until the animal recovers and can be released back into the wild. Rescued! opens a window on the fascinating world of wildlife rescue, and features dozens of wonderful true stories about the care and treatment given to owls, penguins, dolphins, koalas, flying foxes, platypus, kangaroos, eagles, turtles, echidna, and many other native animals in Australia and New Zealand. These stories show how physically, emotionally, and financially demanding being a wildlife carer really is. They will make you laugh, make you cry, break your heart, make you angry, and help you believe in miracles again. And they may even inspire you to become a wildlife carer yourself! This book enthralls readers with true stories of sick, injured and orphaned Australian native animals and the unsung heroes who are prepared to step in to help them in their time of need. These stories combine to not only demonstrate the magnificence of Australia's wildlife, but they carry a powerful message too - that every individual animal is unique and precious, and that saving one animal is the stepping stone to saving an entire species. l encourage every Australian to read this book. This book is rich with wisdom, inspiration and sound advice. lt is education with a smile and an invitation to open your heart to the unique animals all around us. It is a tribute to those brave and compassionate people all over this country who give their time, money and love so selflessly to help those creatures whose suffering would otherwise go unnoticed, and whose cause would go unchampioned. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in 1950, 2000 and 2050, Bock, Brian;Taylor, Lee
19 Bock, Brian;Taylor, Lee Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in 1950, 2000 and 2050
Australia Book House 2001 1740181662 / 9781740181662 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
250 pages including illustrations. This book straddles the second and third millennia, looking back with affection at the children who went through the State educational system in Victoria half a century ago, and forward to a better education system for children born forty years hence. The thrust of the ideas in this book is that education systems may be slowly evolving to allow for the individual needs of the individual children in their care. As a primary teacher in the Victorian State system in the early 1950s, the accuracy of Brian Bock’s word pictures makes me want to laugh and cry at the same time. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Who's the Boss? Knowing, Understanding and Living with Your Dog, Bonney, Val
20 Bonney, Val Who's the Boss? Knowing, Understanding and Living with Your Dog
Australia Bonnie's Dog Obedience and Care Centre 1998 0646281844 / 9780646281841 Reprint 2nd Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
110 pages including drawings and bibliographical references. A "Bonnie's Dog Obedience and Care Centre" useful dog training guide that answers many questions about your dog. Upper corner of the first leaf was cut off. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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