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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.
Abby's Road, the Long and Winding Road to Adoption; and how Facebook, Aquaman and Theodore Roosevelt helped!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » 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.