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To Have a Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Ever since she was abandoned at the age of six, all Samantha Jenkins has wanted is to be adopted. But she doesn’t want just any family; she has a specific one in mind, one that isn’t possible for her. Join Samantha on her journey through friendship, loss, and the unexpected, as she learns what it means... to have a family.
From the Magical Mind of Mindy Munson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Firedrake Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Every house has a history. This house has a mystery. Join the Munsen kids as they discover all the strange and spooky secrets of their new house.
Red in the Flower Bed: An Illustrated Children's Story about Interracial Adoption
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Adoption
An illustrated picture book for children telling the story of interracial adoption.
Martina - Jagad -
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Price: Free! Words: 25,750. Language: Swedish. Published: February 7, 2014 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Follow Martina on an exciting flight through Sweden. Följ Martina på en spännande flykt genom Sverige.
Laurie
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Laurie goes to live in foster care after her mum has a serious accident. Laurie finds friendship in a horse at a local riding school but when owner threatens to sell the horse as it is too dangerous to keep at the stables, Laurie is upset. Can she save the horse? This is a 'short read' book written in shorter chapters and paragraphs and is suitable for struggling readers. For readers of age 8+.
Erin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
A 'short read' book for children of 9+. Has shorter chapters and paragraphs. After Erin's dad loses his job and leaves Erin and her mum, they have to move into a small one bedroomed flat. Her mum starts gambling in the hope of winning some money. When Erin is locked out all night she has to go and live in foster care. Will she settle to her new life? Will she be able to dance again?
Sam Nobody's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
This is a christian book looking in the eyes of a young teenager named Sam Brodie. As she goes through many of the troubles and turmoils faced by children going through the foster care system. As she struggles with her foster mother Susan while trying to find her identity and place in the world and dreaming of a return to the life with her real mother.
I Am Child Z
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,250. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is the powerful and moving story of fifteen year old Zara Renee Coleman who is taken into foster care in tragic circumstances when both her parents develop mental illnesses. Follow her emotional tale as she begins a new life with her foster mother Rachel and searches for love and for her true purpose in life.
Laramie on the Lam
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,640. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Laramie Wyoming is in big trouble—as usual—but this is the biggest, baddest trouble he's ever gotten himself into. Eleven-year-old Laramie is a lot of things: an average student, a little mischievous, always messy, constantly curious, and on most days, a good big brother. But Laramie also loves adventure.
Sophie , jeune fille ordinaire
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 37,030. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Après la mort de ses parents, Sophie de souhaite qu'un chose: tout recommencer ailleurs. Son audace et la chance vont la conduire au delà de ses rêves.
The Adventures of Baylard Bear - a story about being DIFFERENT
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Adoption
This charming tale recounts the story of a baby bear named Baylard who is left on the steps of a human orphanage by his bear parents. Now if he has any hope of being adopted by a loving human family, he must learn to do all the things the other children can do. Of course, since Baylard isn’t human, this isn’t going to be easy.
Sophie's Own
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Orphaned at a tender age, tossed from one family member to another Sophie is fearful of attaching herself to anyone. All she dreams of is acceptance and a real home. Her only companion through this is her toy rabbit, with whom she shares her hopes. Is there a loving family for her?