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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.
My Daddy Is A Woman Now (American Edition)
Price: $7.99 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.
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.
Sloan Saves the Day: Sharing is Caring
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Sloan enjoys a day at the park with her two friends, Violet and Jackson. During their outing, the three friends learn the importance of sharing with one another. The valuable and timeless lesson of sharing and spreading love is all throughout this book! Each child is a hero is their own right, and the three friends shine their special light as they share with one another during their play time.
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.
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]
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!
La Carte d'Arielle
Series: Arielle Aime. Price: $4.30 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?
Lucy's Map
Series: Lucy Loves. Price: $4.00 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]
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.
Miss Belinda Wimsey, the Au Pair from Estonia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Do mom and dad know the baby sitter has spikey pink hair and a nose earring? This thoroughly-modern au pair, inspired by Mary Poppins and her creator PL Travers, appears one afternoon at Johnny and Jenny's house in Portland, Oregon. Belinda takes them downtown to her friends--a dwarf who gives them magic roller-skates and a young couple who tells them giant tales.
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.
Maman Marie
Series: Arielle Aime. Price: $3.00 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.
Stormy Arrival
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Anwyn wanted to celebrate finally getting crutches. But her private celebration arrived at a time of crisis. The Tourmaline Dreams was overdue during an unseasonal storm. It's dramatic arrival revealed secrets that Anwyn hadn't suspected about her family. Stormy Arrival is a sweet childhood story exploring just what family and acceptance really means, set in the matriarchal world of Muirin.
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.
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!
My New Mommy
Series: The "My New" Books for Explaining Transgender People to Children, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Spun Silver Productions. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / New Experience
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.

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