Books tagged: abandonment

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Practically Invisible
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.00)
Some friends are forever. Some are left behind. A short story by the internationally best-selling author of Pretty Girl-13.
Feminine Products
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,310. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rusty mistrusts men. They’ve all abandoned her - first was her father who ran out on her and her mother when she was six. She meets Walter Margolis and thinks she has it all - until she tells him she's pregnant. A smooth-talking con man who knew her parents spurs her to search for her father. Along the way, she learns about losing love and finding it, and what it means to be a family.
chronicles of the adult orphan
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
life in poetic form.
Superheroes
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
At four years old, David spends his days exploring with curious contemplation the vast wonders of the seemingly magical world around him. His only real care is wondering when his big brother, Robert, will be home from school to share it with him. The divorce of their parents sets in motion a chain of unforeseen events that bring David closer to his brother as a real-life nightmare.
In Search of Happiness; Girls’ Testimonial Writings for Parents and Teachers
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book compiles writings stemming from the autobiographical workshop taught by DEMAC at the Las Mercedes foster home. They are revealing testimonies of the various types of abuse suffered by its nine authors. The illustrations, created by the girls themselves, appear throughout the book, as well as the represented calligraphy.
The Parrot and the Pussycat
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
This is the tale of a man who takes in a cat and a parrot. Not looking to adopt in the foreseeable future, he can't resist when two animals in need look to him for love and comfort.
His Miracle of Forgiveness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
(5.00)
A little girl faced darkness, abuse, abandonment, rejection and addiction all before her twelfth birthday. Spending the next 25 years paralyzed by fear and anger, unable to love or to be loved; her dreams dashed and hopes faded away. One day with squinted, tear-stained eyes she saw a faint distant light. She would soon recognize the tiny glimmer as a miracle in the making and everything changed.
Thin Places
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Skye arrives at college, determined to leave her past behind. Eight years ago, Skye’s mother abandoned her. What happened all those years ago? Is she even still alive? Reluctantly, Skye seeks help in the counseling clinic, but the psychologist, Alix, has suffered her own tragic loss and resolves not to let the desperate girl drag them both into the past.
Confessions of a Professional Psychopath
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Charlie Task has been labeled a psychopath by hypocrites who see themselves as "normal." A group of wealthy investors want to know what makes him tick. On film, he describes the abandonment, disillusionment, and betrayals that created him, a professional freelance hitman. This is a fast-paced, heart-racing reading experience combined with an exploration of a skewed human mind.
Until Now (Just You #3)
Series: Just You. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Former party girl turned dedicated college student, Robin strives to be a good role model for her younger brother and sister. But when her mother disappears, and her stepfather ships her siblings off to live with their grandparents, the stable life she's worked so hard to maintain comes crumbling down around her.