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Harriet and Her Lost Dog
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Harriet is a 10 year old Afro-american girl who lives with her white mom and white step-dad. She tells us what happens when the dog who looks like her -- brown with kinky hair -- gets lost on the plane trip.
The Adventures of Jilly and June in the USA
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Jilly is a young girl who lives with her mother June, and Jimmy the ginger tom cat. Their home is no ordinary house, but a magical flying house that takes them on many hilarious adventures. Where do they go? Join them and read, to find out what happens when they arrive in the Mid West for a shoot-out with cowboys and an impromptu trip to New York.
There's a Raccoon in my Room!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / New Baby
“The raccoon in my room misses his big brother Ray, The one who pest control Jen took away!” A boy promises to help the raccoon in his room, and find his lost brother. Only it’s not so easy convincing his mothers! A fabulous heart-warming story about family - both human and raccoon!
Japanese Fairy Tales - The Mirror Of Matsuyama
Series: Japanese Fairy Tales. You set the price! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
A tale of bereavement and thoughtfulness in ancient japan. How a little girl with the help of a mirror begins to understand her mothers words and grow into a patient and good person.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Seaside Mishap
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 23, 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn invites Gremlin for a trip to the ocean, but mishaps abound on the seaside. And Gremlin seems to have landed in deeper trouble than usual on this trip. Join Emlyn, Gremlin and Moose for an unforgettable family vacation. ~ This charming story told in appealing rhymes will appeal to children discovering the joy of reading, and the wonderful illustrations are sure to capture their imagination.
A Zoo is Not a Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
These jungle and not-so-jungle friends must learn that family, no matter who they are, mean the most and that it is alright to be different. Differences can bring everyone together and strengthen them. Let your children learn from the lessons of Leo the Lion, Timmy the Tiger, Ms. Hippo, and all of their friends what it means to be family and celebrate what others use to separate themselves.
Doozy Does Not Have A Dooear
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Childrens Picture Book Story: A charming story about the love found within all families (whether non-traditional or conventional). Venture with Doozy when Doozy realizes a family member (a Dooear) present in other families is absent from Doozy's own.
Saminder - A Goats Trail - Book 3
Series: Saminder - An Indian Childhood. You set the price! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
“Saminder” is a delightful story for children of life set in the post-colonial Indian state capital Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, in the Himalayan foothills, one of many tales written by Rishi Harrison in this series. She is well known to younger readers since 2010, when she published many short stories.
Historias de Javi: Javi y su amigo NIki
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: Spanish. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Del autor de El Hada Mancillada llegan ahora las Historias de Javi, una serie de cuentos breves pensada para que padres y madres disfruten leyendo con sus hijos de entre 4 y 11 años.
La Carte d'Arielle
Series: Arielle Aime. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
La carte d'Arielle n'est pas la même que la carte de son amie. Vont-elles trouver le chemin, toutes les deux?
House
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: Simple English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
a short story of a kid smarter than his kindergarten teacher. this story raising the education question of today, from a new simple angle, and the parent's part in it.
Emlyn and the Gremlin
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn is sure a Gremlin sneaks into the house at night. In the morning, she finds her room a mess, with gadgets and glitter strewn everywhere. Moose, her Great Dane, should be guarding the house, but he's so afraid he hides in his fort! Emlyn's mums insist Gremlins aren't real, but one day, Emlyn overhears the truth... and then she meets Gremlin for herself. [Children's Picture Book]
Saminder - Living in Amritsar - Book 6
Series: Saminder - An Indian Childhood. You set the price! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
“Saminder” is a delightful story for children of life set in the post-colonial Indian state capital Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, in the Himalayan foothills, one of many tales written by Rishi Harrison in this series. She is well known to younger readers since 2010, when she published many short stories.
Maman Marie
Series: Arielle Aime. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: French. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
- Certaines personnes pensent que seule une maman et un papa, ensemble, peuvent être une famille. Ils ne comprennent pas. Partout où il y a une famille, il y a l'amour. Partout où il y a l'amour, il y a Dieu. Et partout où il y a Dieu, il y a notre Papa céleste, et il y a Jésus et Maman Marie. Donc, tu vois, chaque garçon et chaque fille a un papa et une maman.
Your Mommies Love You: The Read Together Series (A Rhyming Picture Book)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Your toddler isn't the only one who will enjoy this illustrated treat! With emphasis placed on nouns, your child will learn to make the vital connection between pictures and words. Includes cows, cats, bears, and more, all illustrated in a fun, cut-paper style. --P. Pennington, former librarian.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Barbeque Disaster
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Gremlin arrives on the same day Emlyn is expecting her family for a barbeque, but promises to stay upstairs while Emlyn’s Mummy and Mama prepare for lunch. All the young cousins are supposed to take family photographs in matching pyjamas—but Gremlin’s curiosity might ruin the picture, and get both her—and Emlyn—in big trouble! [Children's Picture Book]
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Mean Old Cat
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn has struck up a friendship with the Gremlin that sneaks into the house at night, but she’s getting worried. Where can Gremlin be? And why hasn’t she returned to play with Emlyn’s shiny toys and jewellery – her favourite things? Could the horrible mean cat next door be blocking her from throwing her grappling hook over the window ledge? [Children's Picture Book]
Another Bath for Biscuit
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Every child needs a friend, but a friend like Biscuit can be a challenge indeed! The My Dads and Me books are designed to welcome children of same sex parents into a storybook world where their family dynamic is neither hidden or highlighed.
Tell Me A Story Papa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019 by Mamba Books & Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
A book of imagination and dreams, a collection of short stories told in a dream, with colorful illustrations and tongue-twisting names. Each page makes a statement with an observation.
Every Family is Different. Every Family is the Same.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 940. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Outspoken Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
This charming picture book normalizes and celebrates difference, while looking for similarities in the diversity of families featured. Children who have same-sex parents, who are being brought up by grandparents, who are in large families, mixed-race families, children in foster care will all find households they can relate to, wrapped up in a lovely tale perfect for bedtime reading.

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