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Kate Kelly

Full Name: Kate Kelly
Gender: Female
Number of Works: 54
As a professional writer, Kate Kelly specializes in helpful nonfiction and has 24 titles to her credit. Topics range from business subjects to raising teenagers; she also writes on health and wellness. Kelly works as both a collaborator with experts and as author of her own books.

Kate Kelly is well known to the media as a reliable expert on parenting and on family safety. She is frequently quoted in magazines and newspapers and appears regularly on television.

Her most recent titles are The Teen Health Book (Norton), which she worked on with adolescent medicine specialist Ralph I. Lopez, M.D., and Living Safe in an Unsafe World (NAL), for which she has done a great deal of media recently because of the heightened public interest in safety. In addition, there is continuing media interest in The Complete Idiot's Guide to Parenting a Teenager.

ISBN: 1591842735, 9781591842736
Keywords: street, toughest, firm, wall, stearns, bear, fighters, shocking, demise
Pages: 247
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

The shocking fall of Bear Stearns in March 2008 set off a wave of global financial turmoil that continues to ripple. How could one of the oldest, most resilient firms on Wall Street go so far astray that it had to be sold at a fire sale price? How could the guys who ran Bear so aggressively miscalculate so completely? In this vivid and dramatic narrative, Kate Kelly takes us inside Bear's walls during its final, frenzied 72 hours as an independent firm. Expanding with fresh detail from her acclaimed front- page series in The Wall Street Journal, she captures every sight, sound, and smell of t
ISBN: 1589792904, 9781589792906
Keywords: facts, little, compilation, book, science
Pages: 240
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

This follow-on to the best selling That's Not in My American History Book explains in every-day language both the ordinary and the bizarre, technological marvels that we take for granted and laws of nature that serve as the baseline for life on earth. Beginning with clear and entertaining descriptions of the important discoveries that form the basis of our scientific knowledge-the book goes on to tell scientific stories that are lost between the pages. These include the discovery of the periodic table of elements (and why it matters), the development of miracle drugs such as aspirin and penici
ISBN: 0671524461, 9780671524463
Keywords: attention, deficit, disorder, adults, program, stupid, crazy, audio, lazy
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%

The first self-help audio program by ADD adults for ADD adults!Attention Deficit Disorder, the most common learning and behavioral problem among children, also affects millions of adult Americans, more of which are being diagnosed with this potentially disabling condition every day.Now Kate Kelly, a clinical psychiatric nurse, and Peggy Ramundo, a specialist in learning disorders -- both of whom were diagnosed with ADD after discovering it in their children -- bring together their considerable personal and professional experiences to create the essential guide to identifying, understanding, an
ISBN: 0071411690, 9780071411691
Keywords: behavior, stopping, guide, parent, baffled
Pages: 176
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 60%

Winner of a 2003 National Parenting Publications Gold Award!The Baffled Parent's Guide to Stopping Bad Behavior shows parents how to keep bad behavior to a minimum. Written by a mother of three, this concise guide addresses specific normal behavior issues of children from toddler hood through early school years—including tantrums, talking back, and aggressiveness, as well as coping with bedtime and getting ready in the morning—and includes fourteen simple practices for inspiring good behavior in young children.
ISBN: 081607206X, 9780816072064
Keywords: ages, middle
Pages: 158
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1589793404, 9781589793408
Keywords: facts, little, compilation, book, geography
Pages: 240
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

That's Not in My Geography Book is the latest in the series that includes the best-selling That's Not in My American History Book and That's Not in My Science Book. This new book brings geography to life by exploring the "who" behind the discoveries of various lands and the "what" behind how our world changes. From the earliest compass to today's handheld GPS systems, author Kate Kelly shows how people throughout time have navigated the world. She also rectifies the past by explaining why some people have gotten short shrift in geography books. Kelly also explores "hum
ISBN: 0028612779, 9780028612775
Keywords: teenager, parenting, guide, idiot, complete
Pages: 320
Published: 1996
  • Rating: 80%

This information packed-guide offers comforting, down-to-earth advice to overwhelmed parents for dealing with such matters as homework and moodiness, sex and smoking, and overall comminication. Humorous sidebars help put things in perspective.
ISBN: 0960374027, 9780960374021
Keywords: fees
Pages: 135
Published: 1982
  • Rating: 20%