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Wounded Lambs in the Shepherd’s Embrace by Jennifer Z. Wright
Price: Free! Words: 101,130. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption(5.00 from 1 review)
"God, why is it so hard for me to become a mother?" I implore as I enter my 18th year of waiting for a child. Yet it is often the steep and convoluted path leading to the mountain tops where his grandeur and omnipotence are best seen. Along the way are astounding answers to prayer. Our foster parenting in Colorado has winsome kids, peril and unexpected twists where sacrifice is greatly rewarded
Healing at the Harbor by Keri Stone
Price: Free! Words: 102,350. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
My story starts in Utah retelling in detail how I was warned of what’s to come and what happened that got me to Maui. I take you on my journey, retelling how I picked myself up and got back on my two feet relying on Mother Maui to show me the way, guiding me to my destination of Utopia.
Casey's Adventures The Story of the life of a toy golden doodle by Patty Lo Tran
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
story about the adoption process of a dog and how he has brought color into the lives of the family that adopted him.
Boston: A Lifetime Rescue by Nathaniel Christian IV
Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
In his eighth rendition, Boston, author Nathaniel Christian IV seduces readers with a riveting account of dog adoption in this intimate anecdote about a beloved Boston Terrier named Roxy.
You Don't Know How Lucky You Are: An Adoptee's Journey Through The American Adoption Experience by Rudy Owens
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,520. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Rudy Owens’s memoir, You Don’t Know How Lucky You Are, weaves his successful journey of self-discovery as an adoptee with public health, historic, and scientific research. His quest for his identity and justice reveal how biology, kinship, and discrimination still shape the U.S. adoption system, one of greatest social-engineering experiments in U.S. history.
My Magdalen Home by Merlene Fawdry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
This is a chapter excerpt from a longer work, The Little Mongrel - free to a good home, by the same author. It gives an insight into the daily operation of Mt St Canice, a Good Shepherd Convent laundry that operated in Sunday bay, Hobart, Tasmania, between 1803 and 1981.
One Child at a Time: The Mission of a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) by Yolanda Bryant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
When children are taken from their family, due to abuse or neglect, they enter the custody of social services and are put into a foster home. Some of these children are lucky enough to be given a Court Appointed Special Advocate. “One Child at a Time” shares the experiences of CASAs working to give children a voice in court, and a chance to return to a safe home, or to find a new forever home.
Almost Pregnant by Hannah Amos
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility & Conception, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Almost Pregnant is a very unique book. The book is divided into 3 parts: 1: The gripping tale of a couple trying to conceive. 2: A comprehensive infertility manual on artificial reproductive technologies. 3: A handbook with all the information you need on egg/embryo donation, surrogacy and adoption. Your one-stop information hub for all things infertility and adoption! Buy it today!
Adopted for a Purpose by Pauline Youd
Series: For a Purpose, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Bereft of family during his crucial teen years, could Joseph be true to his upbringing? Would Moses, living in wealth, even remember his family still in slavery? Would little Samuel choose to embrace the vacillating morality around him or to listen to God call him? After winning the king's beauty pageant and becoming his new wife, would Esther risk all to reveal who she really was? Family reading.
My Hopes And Dreams Were Never Broken by Rebecca De' Vaincre
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Walk with Rebecca de’ Vaincre, a courageous woman whose faith in God sustained her! The strength that kept her rising-back-up and carrying on the fight for her children, during this battle many know, ‘so-little-about!’ “Follow me, as I-take-you-into-my-world, of this emotional illness called, ‘Reactive Attachment Disorder.’ See how God restores my life - marriage and my relationships!”
The Crooked Little House by Mercy Giuliani
Price: $9.20 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
I went looking for a new home, a new start, a new life. What I found was my new family.
The Formation of a Family by Richard Estrada
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
This is the true life story of Denise and David Estrada’s struggle to adoption two children from Russia. The book follows their ups and downs and incredibly difficult struggle to identify, bond with, and then fight to adopt their two children.
What I Wish I Had Known Before Adopting: Preparing for Adoption and Dispelling Adoption Myths by Venice Kichura
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Preparing for adoption involves more than setting up a nursery. It also means learning how to be more sensitive to the needs of adoptees so adoptive parents can be better prepared when their adopted children deal with emotional issues concerning their adoption. Besides addressing thoughtless comments, this article (about 7,700 words) exposes several of the myths linked with adoption.
Raising Turnip by Florence Sheridan
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is an unprocessed and insightful memoir of an adoptive mother in her forties, candidly sharing her personal experiences about adopting a 6-year-old boy, and their first five years together. A truly compassionate and genuine account of the joys and trials of single motherhood and of raising a little boy and his stand-in persona, Turnip
Your Amazing Itty Bitty® Foster & Adoptive Parent Guide by James Poindexter III, CC
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by S & P Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / stepparenting
kids in foster care need you to know. The Same Key Doesn’t Fit Every Lock. We Appreciate You, Even If We Don’t Say So Immediately. If We Argue, I Will Say Mean Things But I Still Need You. If you are a Foster Parent or planning to on fostering, adopting or becoming a legal guardian, pick up a copy of this important little book today.
Becoming Patrick: A Memoir by Patrick McMahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,740. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Becoming Patrick is the story of one adopted man’s universal quest for identity by uncovering the truth of his past. After an anguished search, the call to his original mother releases a torrent of conflicting emotions. He absorbs her shocking revelations, comes out as gay once again, and during a sometimes turbulent unfolding, forges a profound bond which shapes a future rooted in truth.
God’s Got This: A Strategic Prayer Guide for Your Adoption Journey by Jacqui Jackson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
With candor, humor, and grace, Jacqui Jackson steps in as your Big Sister, helping you create a support team to walk with you through the Christian parenting process. She provides practical tips for how to handle “The Wait.”
A Single Strand by Edith J Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption(5.00 from 1 review)
A story of adoption, searching, finding and becoming a family for thirteen siblings separated by fifty-six years and 2,745 miles. A story of perseverance, frustration with the adoption laws and differing backgrounds all coming together in one place. It is the story of a group of people who become a family.
The Adoption of Daniel by Dee Phillips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
If you have ever wanted to adopt a child, you may be interested in a true story of adoption. Here is the account of the adoption of Daniel.
Bad Gal Pinky Episode 2 by Richie Drenz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,380. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Ethics & morals, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Hothead Pinky saga continues as a spin off "The Heart of Revenge" Trilogy.