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Of Parents and Children: Tools for Nurturing a Lifelong Relationship
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2019 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Emotionally packed, entertaining, profound and insightful, "Of Parents and Children: Tools for Nurturing a Lifelong Relationship" gets to the bottom of what it takes to be a good and responsible parent; how to become an independent adult while maintaining a loving relationship with your parents; and how to preserve this fundamental and lifelong bond as a source of strength and mutual renewal.
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
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.
You Don't Know How Lucky You Are: An Adoptee's Journey Through The American Adoption Experience
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.
Coming Apart Together: Fragments from an Adoption
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
Coming Apart Together recounts the stories that are necessarily part of any adoption and birth-parent reunion experience, and meditates on what those stories mean (or don’t mean). It is also an imaginative exploration of what it may feel like to adopt a child, to be an adopted child, and to give up a child for adoption.
My Hopes And Dreams Were Never Broken
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!”
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.
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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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..
Almost Pregnant
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!
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 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.
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.
Finding Gloria
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Child abuse
(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
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.

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