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A Question of Heritage: An Adoption Story by Judith Jo Pachino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Fiction » Inspirational
Jo finds herself pregnant in the early 1960’s with limited options. Derailed by betrayal, she must make an impossible decision. Ellen lives with the challenges of being an adoptee. She is compelled to unearth her past in order to definitively prove her Jewish heritage. A Question of Heritage resonates with the angst of those in the adoption triad, leaving the reader with insight and hope.
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 and Family » Adoption(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspiration from a heavenly Father while hiking Colorado's mountains and devoted friends strengthen a woman who clings to a dream of motherhood despite closed doors. She is in for the ride of her life as a foster mom. When a case is poorly handled, jeopardizing children's safety, she joins forces with a child advocate to expose darkness and believe for the impossible in answer to prayer.
Call Me Ella by Joan E. Kaufman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Gary Matloff
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Susan Tickner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Hannah Amos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Almost Pregnant is the ONLY book of its kind! Why? The book is divided into THREE 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, ADOPTION and the legal side of adoption in South Africa. YOU HAVE TO READ THIS BOOK!!!
Hypothetical Future Baby: An Unsentimental Adoption Memoir by Claudia Chapman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Richard Estrada
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: 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 by Bryan Post
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Edith J Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Susan Tickner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.
Angelia's Story: Finding The Truth About My Adoption by M.A. Krantz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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 by Marianne Curtis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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 by Patrick McMahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,740. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.
Quilts & Capers by Monte Hobson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011 by Crooked River Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Quilts & Capers in a true story of two adopted brothers who set out to determine who their birthparents were. One of the brothers was sixty-nine years old and the other sixty-five when the search began.
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 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.
Unconditional Love; The amazing story of one woman and the animals that changed her life forever by Melanie Zysk
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
I was a city girl that discovered that animals are an asset to my life. I own and operate a glass business, along with my husband, Tim. We started the business from scratch and now it is a full service glass shop. We work very hard at our business to make sure that all our customers are totally satisfied, with the help from a nice crew of workers that makes that happen. After the day at the offic