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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!
Laughter Will Save the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Visionary & Metaphysical
Promise was born laughing. Instead of crying when she was hungry, needed changing or a cuddle, she laughed. Growing up with her grandmother in a deserted by parents village, she practised her special skill every day by helping others find their laughter. When her parents return to take her back, Promise has to find the origin of laughter.
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 Daddies Love You: The Read Together Series (A Rhyming Picture Book)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
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.
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.
Bully for you!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Primary school chapter book about what happens, with a little help from some wee alien Krakens, when school bullying gets out of control. Meet Kit Marsh, fat as sausages, with a habit of talking before he thinks. The Krakens are trashing his house and his Gran can't even see them, but school is worse. Big Trev is lurking and Kit's terrified. Watch Kit's desperate brain hatch an awesome plan!
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.
Die Prinzessin mit dem Bart
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: German. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Ein richtiger Prinz kann nicht nur fechten und Bogenschießen. Er kann auch schwierige Probleme lösen und Menschen helfen, besser miteinander auszukommen. Und er kann auch einen Prinzen lieben. Und eine Prinzessin mit Bart kann Prinzen- und Prinzessinnendinge tun. Die Geschichte vom Prinzen Adelmut, der sich in Prinzessin Adelmute verwandelt, um sein Recht auf Liebe durchzusetzen.
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.
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]
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.
I Have Two Daddies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2018 by Vraiment. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Some people have one daddy. I have two. They say they love me through and through. My first daddy makes me laugh all the time. He pulls silly faces and likes to mime. My second daddy likes cooking a lot. That’s him in the kitchen, stirring a pot ... This rhyming story looks at having same-sex parents. An EPUB 3 reader is required to read this book.
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]
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.
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.
Saminder - Living in Amritsar - Book 6
Series: Saminder - An Indian Childhood. Price: $1.00 USD. 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.
Lucy's Map
Series: Lucy Loves. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Lucy's map isn't the same as her friend's. Will they both find their way?
Saminder - A Goats Trail - Book 3
Series: Saminder - An Indian Childhood. Price: Free! 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.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Teenage Sitter
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 9, 2016 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
When Emlyn overhears Mummy and Mama talk about a teenage sitter coming for the night, Gremlin convinces Emlyn that teenagers are trouble. Can Emlyn and Gremlin escape to their treehouse fort before a knock sounds on the door? ~ 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.
My Purple Family
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
A story from Gwen Grant, author of "Private Keep Out!", available now as a Penguin Classic. A very funny story about a strange and unusual family.