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The Girl Behind the Door: A Father's Journey Into the Mystery of Attachment
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
A Marin County, CA father embarks on a journey to understand what led his seventeen-year-old daughter, Casey, to take her life. He travels back to her abandonment at birth and adoption from a Polish orphanage at fourteen months, through her happy childhood and her turbulent adolescence, searching for answers. His search leads to a condition known as attachment disorder. It explained everything.
Wounded Lambs in the Shepherd’s Embrace
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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In the overburdened foster system abused and neglected children may need a heavenly Father to work a miraculous deliverance. As an older infertile couple, we tried domestic and foreign adoption with no success. Then we became foster parents with eight children in and out of our home within a year. The next two children’s cases presented more challenges, calling us to a deep persevering faith.
Call Me Ella
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Call Me Ella is a heartwarming and uplifting story about a young girl who considered her adoptive parents her “real parents,” yet needed to know her roots. She had no idea that her twenty-four year search for her birthmother, which did not begin until after both of her parents had passed away, would involve Sopranos-like tales of organized crime, gambling, and infidelity.
Holding Back the Tears
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follows Susan’s incredible life and her continued search for answers and information about her tormented childhood when she and her brother were given away by their mother and subsequently sent to Australia under the Child Migrant Scheme..
Hypothetical Future Baby: An Unsentimental Adoption Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
This unsentimental adoption memoir is the story of what happened to Claudia when pregnancy didn't. From England to Ethiopia and back again, it’s a story about doing something different. About too much cleaning. It’s a story about paperwork, pregnancy announcements, wrestling with God, falling down, getting up, coming to terms, and - eventually - it’s a story about becoming a mother.
The Formation of a Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.
The Great Behavior Breakdown
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Start understanding the causes and steps necessary to help end, once and for all, some of the most difficult behaviors your child exhibits today. Lying, stealing, defiance, incessant chatter...presented here are 27 of the most serious, problematic and challenging behaviors that parents face and step-by-step guidance from one of America’s foremost child behavior experts on how to deal with them.
A Single Strand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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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.
Two Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Linda Hoye was in her early twenties when she found herself parentless for the second time. This is the story of an adoptee's journey though unfathomable grief; of what what it takes to go into the abyss of deep-seated wounding, to feel the pain, and to come out the other side. Whole, healed, and thankful.
Goodbye, Mummy Darling
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1952, the author of this book, and her brother, Roy, were sent to Australia by their mother under the Child Migrant Scheme. Sue and Roy’s mother had remarried, and she had been bullied by their new stepfather into getting rid of them, since he only wanted his own children. As you read Sue’s story, many unanswered questions arise.
Angelia's Story: Finding The Truth About My Adoption
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine growing up your whole life knowing you were adopted. Thirty plus years later, finally finding your birth mother and learning she may have never given you up. The lies, back stabbing and betrayal that occurs, is unbelievable. This is my story.
Finding Gloria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
Stacey's Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011 by Cynthia Meyers-Hanson. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
One day, Stacey’s counselor told me it could take three to five years to pull her through the grieving process. My reaction was, “God save me!” When at wit’s end, HE was my only hope. I learned to use all the subtle hints HE provided to answer my current questions.
Adopted for a Purpose
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Series: For a Purpose, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.