Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption

Up out of Egypt
By Helen Marsh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story tells of a rebellious teenage girl and the consequences of that rebellion which leads to pregnancy at the age of 14. You will read of the pain of having to give her baby up for adoption and later a troubled teenage marriage. It is also tells of the journey of new found faith, the reunion of her first born and the difference God made in Helen's life. It is a story of hope and forgiveness
Wounded Lambs in the Shepherd’s Embrace
By Jennifer Z. Wright
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
By Joan E. Kaufman
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.
See You Tomorrow ... Reclaiming the Beacon of Hope
By Gary Matloff
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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
By Susan Tickner
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
By Claudia Chapman
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 Great Behavior Breakdown
By Bryan Post
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.
Goodbye, Mummy Darling
By Susan Tickner
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.
Finding Gloria
By Marianne Curtis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Becoming Patrick: A Memoir
By Patrick McMahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.