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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 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]
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.
Saminder - At home with Amir Baba - Book 2
Series: Saminder - An Indian Childhood. You set the price! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: March 5, 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.
The Early Days
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A pair of hedgehogs are rescued from death on a busy road but tragedy results, leaving the hedgehogs to care for a pair of baby elves. The elves find themselves in the care of a local church and seek to find a loving family.
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.
My New Mommy
My New Mommy is a short illustrated work of fiction following young Violet through the journey of her father's transition from male to female. It explains, in easy to convey and appropriate for young children words, the basic steps of, and reasons for, male to female gender reassignment surgery and the emotional and mental changes that occur during transition.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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 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 Daddy Is A Woman Now (American Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2016 by Vraiment. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
My daddy is a woman now. He says he’s still the same somehow. Things are a lot different than before. He doesn’t live with us anymore . My mommy says she was very upset. It’s not something she can quickly forget. She says that she was shaken to the core, but she cannot be angry anymore ... This rhyming story looks at having a transgender parent. An EPUB 3 reader is required to read this book.
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?
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]

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