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Soul Survivors: A New Beginning For Adults Abused As Children by J. Patrick Gannon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,020. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning for Adults Abused As Children is the republishing of a classic self-help manual for adult survivors and described as a "model of clarity and organization" by PW. This eBook edition serves as the "Big Book" for an international self-help group called ASCA (Adult Survivors of Child Abuse) and includes all meeting materials allowing anyone to start an ASCA meeting.
The Millennium Book--Module 1: Personal Challenges in the twenty-first century by Ned Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 32,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
This is the first in a series called collectively The Millennium Book. It contains the Introduction, the full text of the first of ten modules, and contains ten chapters on subjects related to the Personal Challenges we will all face in the new century. Next, there are summaries of the remaiing chapters in the other modules. After reading this material, you should feel better about the new era.
Behind a Pink Badge by Debra Funston
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Behind A Pink Badge: A harrowing tale of a veteran police officer held captive by her enraged boyfriend, who ended the nine-hour ordeal in his suicide. In her compelling story, she shares her life and days leading up to that fateful night, even when painful to recount, and allows readers inside her world as it was turned upside down and her extensive police experience severely tested.
The Road to Forgiveness by Cheryl Denton
Series: Spiritual Journey. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Readers learn to consider powerful ways to forgive the unforgivable. Created for survivors of trauma and abuse with deep emotional wounds. Also for those who can’t let go of the anger, revenge, hate, and guilt that prevent forgiving. Contains stories of others' struggles to forgive, along with spiritual resources. Includes discussion questions and relevant life application exercises.
Mind Control Manual - Vital Concepts About Mind Control, Cults and Psychopaths by Dr. David Mc Dermott
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
If you think you are in a cult, or have left a group and are still having problems, this book is for you. If you are in an abusive relationship (a cult of 2 people) or you have left a controlling relationship and you can't get the person out of your head, this book is a must read. It explains the tactics used to capture you and keep you involved, how some people can be so cruel and how to get out.
From the Edge of the Cliff:Understanding the Two Phases of Recovery And Becoming the Person You’re Meant To Be by Dawn V. Obrecht, M.D
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Richer Life, LLC DBA RICHER Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
From the Edge of the Cliff: Understanding the Two Phases of Recovery and Becoming the Person You're Meant To Be" is a well-written book that provides those recovering from drug and/or alcohol abuse with practical lessons on how to understand and successfully navigate the two-phases of recovery from drug and/or alcohol addiction. However, it is also a remarkably touching, true real-life story.
Shards Of Glass - A Little Girl's Journey Back into Her World of Physical, Mental and Sexual Abuse by CW Seymore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
"Please Lord don't let him find me, Please Lord don't let him find me." I cried out this prayer in desperation for some kind of help, someone to rescue me from my childhood, but nobody came. If you have suffered in silence at the hands of an abuser this is your book. If you have experienced physical, mental, or sexaul abuse, then this story is as much yours as it is mine. Come walk with me!
Stalking Liberty by Claire Cappetta
Series: Ride to Liberty Trilogy, Part Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: British English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions(5.00 from 1 review)
Lydia Castle is thirty and living as a single parent in Yorkshire, England. Working hard, she is an independent woman, who would never let herself be abused again- by anyone!Now someone is stalking her, every night, lying in wait, in the darkness. She has to decide, to either stay and fight for her life... Or run for it!Her life. Her family. Her freedom. Her liberty....Stalking liberty!
You Are Not Alone! by Cynthia Bailey-Rug
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
"You Are Not Alone!" tackles the taboo topic of abusive mothers from a Christian perspective. This book offers advice for setting boundaries, taking care of oneself, how to honor an abusive parent and more.
The Caged by L. A. DeGeorge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
This is a true story. Some scenes were edited or completely changed or it would not be appropriate for others to read. The reader is taken to a place inside a woman’s thoughts while she is dating a millionaire and beyond. She takes the reader on her adventure of life. It is a life that most of us would want, or would we? Remember, there’s no such thing as a free lunch.
A Voice in the Night: Silent Abuse, The Early Warning Signs That Could Save Your Life by Erin Ireland
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book for all ages to take notice of the treatment they allow from others, and information for young people to find their safe ground to stand on. Many never realize the abuse they submit to, thinking they are sucking it up for the betterment of the relationship.
Stands With Fists: Moving Beyond Psychological and Verbal Abuse by Debbie Zoub
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Richer Life, LLC DBA RICHER Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Stands With Fists is a raw book about the journey out of abuse without having all the answers. Readers are invited to join the Author in this journey to leave abuse behind so together as a community all can gain empowerment through each other. It does not matter what type of abuse you have experienced: physical, sexual, verbal, emotional or neglect. Debbie Zoub, MSW is a clinical social worker.
Red Flags of a Bad Relationship by Shannon Airmid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
What happens when a love story turns into horror? Too often signs are misunderstood, aren't realized, or the sufferer settles for being treated in ways they shouldn't be treated. Some don't know how to change it. With the intention of helping other women, Airmid shares everything she's learned through her months of abuse and years of recovery inside the pages of Red Flags of a Bad Relationship.
Gardenias Bruise Easily by Charmaine Lee, CHt
Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 104,880. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
A story that lays bare the authors journey from abuse to light. She unashamedly chronicles what she went through, how it affected her, how she learned to heal herself and how her journey led to the creation of the techniques and tools that she now uses to help countless others heal themselves as well.
If I'm So Smart, Why Can't I Be Happy? by Difference Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Who doesn’t want to be happier? We want it for ourselves, our kids, our spouses and friends and yet being happy is so often out of reach. In this practical guide you’ll learn the steps and strategies that make it possible to get happy; but this book goes deeper and uncovers the hidden reasons why it can be so hard to get happy and stay that way.
When the Devil is Beating His Wife: A Christian Perspective on Domestic Violence and Recovery by Dr. Iris Cooper & Melanie Houston
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Melanie Houston. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
And then she remembered her grandmother’s words: “When the sun is shining in the middle of the storm, the devil is beating his wife.” When the Devil is Beating His Wife by Iris Cooper and Melanie Houston is for victims or survivors of an abusive relationship. From the lives of Joy, Eva and Kaitlyn, learn to identify the types of abuse, and how to safely exit and renew your life in 90 days.
Spiritual Advice to the Hip, Slick and, Cool by Marla McDowell
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
There are 12 stories which pertain to living your life in the Hip, Slick and Cool environment of using foul language, being disrespectful, lying, cheating, gang bangin, gambling, drug use, drug dealing, pimping, whoring, abuse, revenge, etc., which are all concepts of evil. Everyone at one time in their lives wants to be Hip, Slick and Cool.
It’s All About Me! The Facts About Maternal Narcissism by Cynthia Bailey-Rug
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Drawing on experiences with her narcissistic mother, the author explains NPD, problems it causes, ways to heal, and how to manage a relationship with narcissistic parent, all from a Christian perspective. Although this book is written from the perspective of a daughter with a narcissistic mother, the information is pertinent to sons of narcissistic mothers or those with narcissistic fathers.
Dear Diary, I think I said too much. by Cjet Raymond
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 77,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
My diary's perspective of leaving an abusive family and entering the madness of foster care. It chronicles the ups and downs of the eating disorder, depression, and abuse that tried to mold me.Started in 1995 when I was in 8th grade, this will take you through three of my most formative years. There's hope in the journey.