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Raising Turnip
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
Unselfish Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
She was beautiful. As much as I wanted her to, she wouldn’t come home with me. A different family would take her home. She would call them Mom and Dad. My heart broke to know that she wouldn’t call me Mom. I’d miss her first steps, her first words, her first day of school. I’d miss it all because she would have a better life.
Against Every Hope: India, Mother Teresa, and a Baby Girl
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
A childless couple longs to adopt a baby girl from India, and Mother Teresa may be their only hope.
God’s Got This: A Strategic Prayer Guide for Your Adoption Journey
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.”
One Child at a Time: The Mission of a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)
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.
Healing at the Harbor
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.
Surviving: Life with a Maternal Bully
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting
Follow Glenda Taylor’s account of struggle for survival in a tale of societal expectations and a case study in parenting. After enduring eighteen years of bullying, she leaves home to begin a new life. Her life story—at times poignant, sometimes uplifting examples of the human spirit and others heartbreaking accounts of pain and loss—are woven into a compelling story of triumph and survival.
Confounding the Wise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,290. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Children with special needs
Children with special needs are not always given to those who are both willing and able to meet their needs. But here we discover there are people who will seek sacrifice in order to provide the life that so many are willing to discard. Confounding the Wise describes the sometimes brutal view that many countries have toward Down syndrome and other diagnoses.
Retrieving Isaac & Jason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
In this heartwarming tale, Kai the Minnesota-born yellow Labrador Retriever recounts how she and her two dads adopted her human brothers. With a unique canine perspective, Kai delivers a gift of love through her words and stories that will make readers laugh and cry as they follow Kai's amazing journey to create her own pack.
Bad Gal Pinky Episode 2
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.
Abby's Road, the Long and Winding Road to Adoption; and how Facebook, Aquaman and Theodore Roosevelt helped!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
Abby's Road leads a couple through their days of infertility treatments and adoption. It is told with gentle (and sometimes not-so-gentle) humor from the perspective of a nerdy father and his loving and understanding wife. Join Mike and Esther as they prepare their house, prepare their family and prepare themselves; and then wait for their daughter to be born a thousand miles from home.
Wounded Lambs in the Shepherd’s Embrace
Price: Free! Words: 101,130. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
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After a miscarriage and failed adoption attempts, I wonder if God has forgotten about me. Then we start foster parenting and I hear from heaven, "Now something VERY good is going to happen." Yet many children come and go. When I decline a cute baby because grandparents are approved for custody, God asks me to receive him even if I lose him later. I agree and enter a perilous battle for his life.
Call Me Ella
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
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.
See You Tomorrow ... Reclaiming the Beacon of Hope
Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
2014 USA BOOK NEWS FINALIST AWARD WINNER - nonfiction, narrative category A true story about resilience, and the journey of a lifetime for a pair of brothers and their new father against the sometimes all too uncompromising reality of international adoption.
Holding Back the Tears
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Parenting » 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
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.
The Great Behavior Breakdown
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
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
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.
Goodbye, Mummy Darling
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
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.

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