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Swimming Up the Sun: A Memoir of Adoption
By Nicole Burton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
At age 22, the author set out to find her English birth parents, a Jewish father and a mother believed to be an artist. The adventure led to parents, grandparents, and siblings, a kaleidoscope of relationships with one dark secret at its center.
Empty Arms
By Erika Liodice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction
One woman's search for the daughter she never wanted to give away and her desperate attempt to salvage her marriage and reclaim her only chance to be a mother.
Echoes from the Past — Book One in the Montana Series
By Mabel G. Ebner
Series: The Montana Series, 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 202,920. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction
Set in 1849 at Fort Owen in the Bitterroot Valley, this Western adventure deals with the lives of a trop of cavalry soldiers, their families and the native Indian tribe that share the area. The players in this drama face life-altering decisions, danger, rape, heartache and pain in their quest to survive this Montana wilderness and each other.
Becoming Patrick: A Memoir
By Patrick McMahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Sperm Donor 713; 52 Searches For One Identity
By Leilani Barnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
52 children were conceived by an anonymous sperm donor known only as Donor 713. Spanning the globe, these children have never met their donor, but search to find their biological origins. Snapshots into the life of each child meld into a portrait of a man. The ultimate quest of nature versus nurture, some children feel his presence within them, and all wonder who this man could be. (Story 1).
DEBUT, Song for My Birth Mother
By Lois Mathieu
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction
“Debut, Song for My Birth Mother” is the novel about a mother and child whose bond is broken when a college-bound teen gives her child up for adoption. The two live much of their lives secretly yearning for each other. More than 20 years later, they fear that time is running out. They have both suffered deeply from the irrevocable loss and they weigh the pros and cons of meeting.
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
By Richard Hill
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
"Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA" is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of how he pieced together the long-kept secret of his own origins. This highly suspenseful book is a page-turning saga of personal detective work and the first book to chronicle the paradigm-shifting application of genetic genealogy to adoption search.
Martine
By Kimolisa Mings
Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
Martine Carter has the perfect life. She is a Junior Professor in the Foreign Language Dept. of a community college. She has a loving husband and two daughters who are a handful but the loves of her life, but Martine has a secret. A secret from her past has come looking for her and she now has to figure out how to make him a part of her life.
What The Doves Said: The Secret (Book Five)
By Mojdeh Marashi
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
A long distance phone call distracts the author and she inadvertently shares some personal information with a couple of newly found friends. "Don’t rush, think before opening your mouth," her father had advised time after time. But, it's too late now. Her secret is out and she has to face the consequences. But as always her mother is by her side to help her tell the story of their precious secret.
Light On A Dark Secret
By Glynnis Hayward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by john Halsted. Category: Fiction
Insightful, Revealing, Shocking! A glimpse of what it was truly like to live and love under the repressive regime of Apartheid. Light on a Dark Secret is a vivid reminder of apartheid’s injustice and its far-reaching effects.