In Sperm Counts, Lisa Jean Moore offers the first comprehensive analysis of sperm, from its biological properties to its historical significance and cultural meaning. From masturbation to sperm counts, Moore offers a penetrating exploration of the importance of sperm to men and their sense of masculinity, explaining why many might consider sperm to be man's most precious fluid." "Drawn from fifteen years of research, Sperm Counts examines the many places that semen rears its head. Moore examines historical and scientific documents, children's "facts-of-life" books, forensic transcripts, commerce websites, pornographic films, and sperm bank brochures to offer a contemporary portrait of sperm.
This book empowers parents to prepare their children for dating by answering questions such as, What is the purpose of dating? When should a child date? Who should he or she date? Where should they go and what should they do on a date?
More Than 1,600 Magazine Editors and Book Publishers Explain What They Are Looking for from Freelancers
Author: Stephen Blake Mettee
Publisher: Quill Driver Books
Perhaps the best-kept secret in the publishing industry is that many publishers--both periodical publishers and book publishers--make available writer's guidelines to assist would-be contributions. Written by the staff at each publishing house, these guidelines help writers target their submissions to the exact needs of the individual publisher. The American Directory of Writer's Guidelines is a compilation of the actual writer's guidelines for more than 1,600 publishers. A one-of-a-kind source to browse for article, short story, poetry and book ideas.
Insider Secrets to Save Thousands on All Your Baby's Needs
Author: Eva Marie Stasiak
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
Category: Business & Economics
Provides advice for expectant mothers on how to establish and live on a budget, buy the most cost effecetive supplies, including second-hand materials, and safely and economically provide food, diapers, clothing, toys, and other needs.
Baby And Toddler Cookbook Is A Befitting Sequel To The 'Pregnancy Cookbook'. This Book Hopes To Provide Answers To All The Queries Of Budding Mummies Regarding When, What And How Much To Feed Their Little Ones Right From The Age Of 5 Months To 3 Years. My Team Of Nutritionists Has Carefully Analysed Each Recipe To Ensure That They Are 'Baby Friendly' And Fulfill Your Little One'S Nutritional Requirements While Satisfying Her Palate Too.
THE must-have handbook to help you have the best possible pregnancy, labour and birth
Author: Jenny Smith
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Category: Health & Fitness
In this book, Jenny Smith takes readers by the hand through every stage of pregnancy, labour, birth and the first six weeks of their baby’s life. She encourages mums-to-be to approach birth with a positive, confident mindset and to be prepared for every eventuality - even if things don't go according to plan. You will also find out about the NHS system and how you can make it work best for you - including the choices available and a who's who of antenatal care. Armed with this insider knowledge, you will learn precisely what you can do to help yourself during each trimester so that you feel calm and able to deal with every eventuality. With a section devoted entirely to your birth, you will know what is going on at every stage - from the first signs of labour to holding your baby for the first time. Jenny's reassuring voice and broad-ranging practical advice make this book very special indeed. Using case studies and tried-and-tested mental preparation techniques, you will also learn how to train your mind to overcome any fears and feel prepared every step of the way. This book is for every pregnant woman who wants to feel confident about the biggest event of her life. 'I cannot rate this book highly enough. All parents-to-be need a copy.' GABBY LOGAN
The premiere guide for choosing homeschool curriculum. For beginners or veterans, Cathy helps you wade through the curriculum jungle to choose what's right for each of your children. Reviews of hundreds of books, games, videos, computer programs, parent helps, and much, much more for all subjects. -- Learning styles: Cathy helps you determine each child's learning style, then choose methods and resources that fit each child. -- What your child needs to know -- what is typically taught at each grade level -- Which resources allow your children to work independently, which work best taught one-on-one -- Identifying and dealing with learning disabilities plus a list of consultants for extra help -- Testing: the good and bad of testing, different kinds of tests, where to get them, testing services -- Addresses, phone numbers, faxes, e-mail, and web sites for all publishers and distributors -- How to consolidate your shopping and save shipping costs
Honoring the unique role that grandparents play, this delightfully heartwarming and down-to-earth book offers more than sixty inspiring suggestions for how you can actively participate in your grandchildren's lives, whether they live down the block or across the country. Parenting expert Judy Ford gives practical tips for developing your identity as a grandparent and for ways to complement and not conflict with parents. A must-have for all grandparents.