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Flies in My Coffee by M.Rene Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
If you could only fit what you need into three boxes to start your life over, what would you take? That’s what Rene Harris was faced with when she decided to pack up what she could for herself and four children to leave a toxic situation. You never know what you’re capable of surviving until you are faced with it. Fight or flight. What would you do?
I Did Tell, I Did: The True Story Of A Little Girl Betrayed By Those Who Should Have Loved Her by Cassie Harte
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 88,460. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
I Did Tell, I Did is the incredible story of a girl who was betrayed by everyone who should have loved her, and how she overcame the pain to find happiness and love, and to learn how to live with her past.
A Lily Grows In The Mud by Rose King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Rose King shares her own story of childhood sexual abuse and the steps she took to move from silence to healing. "A Lily Grows In the Mud" exposes the harsh realities of childhood abuse, explains the pain it causes, examines the false beliefs it creates, and empowers survivors to begin a personal journey toward healing through spiritual faith.
Prisioneiras do Espelho - Um guia de liberdade pessoal para filhas de mães narcisistas by Michele Engelke
Price: $10.50 USD. Words: 65,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
O Prisioneiras do Espelho: Um Guia de Liberdade Pessoal para Filhas de Mães Narcisistas é o primeiro livro de autoajuda na língua portuguesa dedicado a filhas de mães narcisistas. Criado pela terapeuta cognitivo-comportamental Michele Engelke, o Prisioneiras... oferece uma análise completa do comportamento e da atitude materna narcisista e como estes afetam a dinâmica dos relacionamentos entre mãe
The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Verbal Self Defense by Lillian Glass
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 133,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
You’re no idiot, of course. You know it’s unhealthy to obsess about a waiter’s insulting remarks, and you’re tired of hearing your ‘best friend’ remind you of your shortcomings. But when it comes to actually confronting the verbal bullies in your life, you feel like your...
Say Goodbye to Dad - A Survival Guide to Breaking Free from Toxic Emotional Ties by Nicholl McGuire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
He doesn't talk, he's nonchalant, and selfish. The world revolves around a father in or out of your life. No room for needy sons and daughters. No commitment to Baby Mamas. No love to replace the hate this man feels when he just didn't want to be a Dad. So what do you do? Cry yourself to sleep, beg for a relationship, or hurt others? It's time to "Say Goodbye to Dad" and the ties that bind!
Medicine Dance by Roxanne K. Cottell
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 144,350. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
"Medicine Dance," by Rev. Roxanne K. Cottell shows us all that there is hope after heartache brought by years of pain and abuse. A good read and one meant for those who are in need of a different way to see self-help books. It is not a "how to," but rather and only a "why not?"
God Is Not Pixie Dust by Portia Bates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“Let me tell you quickly. If I tell you quickly, like ripping a Band-Aid from a scab, I might be less likely to romanticize it, to recount my memories as some jaded love story. It wasn’t. Actually, it was a slaying, a murder to harvest fresh blood.” So begins the beautifully poignant memoir of Portia Bates as she shares her story of deep tragedy and of sweet redemption.
Nobody Told Me by Cassie Harte
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Cassie’s childhood was one of cruelty and sexual abuse; suffered for as long as she could remember. Her story tells of how Cassie’s life was a life full of a dependency that began in her teens and ended in her 40’s.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
Tears of Fatima by Victor Ogundare
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Tear of Fatima is a mystery and fiction blend of the reality that happens to teenage girls in the Arab-Islamic world. The scenario is not peculiar to Saudi-Arabia or Rub’ al Khali desert nomads alone, but it is a reality of happenings in all parts of the world. The progression of the book explained the environment and the culture of the Bedouin tribe. It further exposed the role cultural beliefs a
Gardenias Bruise Easily by Rev. Charmaine Lee, CHt
Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 104,890. 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.
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.