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The Love of a Mother - A Daughter's Story by Emily Hawk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 5 reviews)
“The Love of a Mother - A Daughter's Story” is an emotional story of a young girl and her need for acceptance and love from her mother. As a first-time author, Emily Hawk shares her story to encourage other young people to stay true to their heart, break the abusive cycle and go on to live a wonderful life.
No Tears For My Father by Viga Boland
Series: No Tears for my Father. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Trapped in a web of deceit & confusion spun by her father from the age of 11, the author shares her true story of incest in the hopes that by coming out from under years of sexual abuse, other victims will be encouraged to do the same. This is an important, no-holds-barred book complete with graphic scenes and language because "that’s the way it happened and that’s how it must be told."
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Marla Handy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 2 reviews)
No Comfort Zone challenges the reader to understand a bit of what it’s like to live with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With insight, clarity and humor, the author describes the fear and unpredictability of her past and links them to her perceptions, reactions and hopes in the present.
Abused - A Daughter's Story by L.L. Bartlett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 1 review)
Emily Miller knew her life was about to change forever the day her mother said, "I'm pregnant." She'd hear those words again and again--and with every pregnancy Emily's father changed from bad to worse. For years the Miller family suffered through his rages. It took a terrible loss for the family to regroup, and all the love Emily can muster to save her siblings.
Falling Sparrow: Overcoming the Ghosts of Sexual Abuse by Greta Sheppard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 1 review)
When someone sexually abuses a child, they steal their victim's dignity, trust, innocence, value, their ability to know truth, to feel accepted, and to fulfill their destiny. It affects every part of their lives. Speaker, mom, and grandma Greta Sheppard knows this because she was abused herself. She has helped hundreds of people overcome that pain and find these lost, but vitally important values.
JOE - (one young girl's story of sexual abuse) by Graham Murray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 1 review)
Of the several million species that inhabits planet Earth, none is more abusive to its offspring than Homo sapiens – Man. Millions of children are abused every day somewhere in the world, both physically and sexually. Most accounts go unreported. “JOE” is a fictional account of one young girl’s life of abuse. The circumstances portrayed here are typical, albeit moderated for public consumption.
Finding Gloria by Marianne Curtis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
His Miracle of Forgiveness by Julia Charleston
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 1 review)
A little girl faced darkness, abuse, abandonment, rejection and addiction all before her twelfth birthday. Spending the next 25 years paralyzed by fear and anger, unable to love or to be loved; her dreams dashed and hopes faded away. One day with squinted, tear-stained eyes she saw a faint distant light. She would soon recognize the tiny glimmer as a miracle in the making and everything changed.
Transience: From Failure to Future in a Scarred Family by Gregory J. Robb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Transience: From Failure to Future in a Scarred Family demonstrates how one generation can repair the painful legacies of predecessors. No matter what the adversity, the great human story is written in experience and concluded upon the individual’s commitment to love and light. Here is one man’s roller coaster testament to the power of healing through expression. It is time to break the chains.
Listening and Talking to Your Sexually Abused Child: A Brief Beginning Guide for Parents of Children Victimized by Child Molestation, Rape, or Incest by Lynn Daugherty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(3.00 from 1 review)
Help your child heal from sexual abuse. Respected Clinical Psychologist Dr. Lynn Daugherty guides you as you support your child through listening and talking. Gain confidence in your own communication skills. Build a solid foundation for future healing. This brief beginning book also answers basic questions about child sexual abuse and contains selections from Dr. Daugherty’s other books.
Incest and Its Effects on Families by Jane Gilgun
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Essay » Sociology(3.00 from 1 review)
Incest hurts children and confuses them. This general statement fits most if not all incest cases, but from there each family situation is different. This brief article shows that professionals and family members who want to understand particular families where incest has occurred must be open to a multitude of possibilities and only come to conclusions when they can document them.