Books tagged: childhood abuse

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Nutmeg
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational
The fictionalized story of an emotionally disturbed bi-racial child adrift in foster care and the difficult journey taken to help her become a stable, normal child in a real family of her own. Based on experiences of the author in her working with disturbed youngsters for over 30 year, the tale will make you laugh, make you cry and finally whoop with joy as Nutmeg succeeds in a difficult world.
The Journey
Series: The Torn Trilogy, II. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"She made thirty suicide attempts before the age of thirty. Some unseen and unknown inner turmoil, created a war within her: a chaotic war that she felt she could not win, but was not sure she wanted to lose" Sara Niles fled for her life in 1987 with five small children in tow: This is the story of their journey
Dollman The Musical - A Memoir of an Artist as a Dollmaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Screenplays » Musical
Dollman The Musical - is not just a great read. It is an addictively hypnotic roller coaster ride that will make your heart swell up with emotion and eyes red -- many times over! The author claims that the only way he was able to write about the issues that befall children - pedophilia, child abuse, incest and terminal illness - was through writing a musical. Highly recommended!
Mia Like Crazy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
New York attorney Mia Medina isn’t sure what’s happening to her. After working methodically since childhood to escape life in the housing projects, she earned her dream job at a prestigious law firm. Yet, she has suddenly quit after only three years. When a colleague calls to say he’s referred a multimillionaire client to her, she tells herself quitting wasn’t a mistake.
The Shelter
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The world around ten-year-old Sunni Brown is crumbling. War, disease and crushing poverty are everyday realities. For a while, she counts herself amongst the lucky. But will she survive when she's forced to live in an abandoned parking structure? This is a scary future; but there are no werewolves, vampires or zombies…in this future, human beings are the scariest creatures of all.
Straightling: A Memoir
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,220. Language: American English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
She wasn't a druggie badass. She was just a kid looking for love, a kid who ran away from her violent home. Homeless for a month, she was finally safe…until her mother locked her up in Straight Inc, a warehouse full of teen savages. On the outside, Straight was a drug rehab. On the inside, it was…it was something else. “Compelling. Scary. Totally real." -Ellen Hopkins, bestselling author of CRANK
Dog Days of Summer (Moonridge Memories, #1)
Series: Moonridge Memories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Theresa and her friends share memories of the summer of 1983, when troubles with their families and three sadistic bullies strengthened their bond and changed their lives forever. Now as adults their childhood bullies return to terrorize them again. Theresa and her friends must pull together in order to survive the present, while facing their darkest memories of the past.
Quicksand
Price: Free! Words: 121,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Claire is a young English professor trying to navigate her new life through the lens of her past. When her grandmother dies, she is forced to confront the trappings of her past and decide the kind of future she wants absent the multiple unreasonable expectations she has defined for her life. Claire is stuck, still sinking and fading, unwilling or incapable of fighting for what she wants.
Stevie's Big Adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
An autobiography which is about recovering from an abusive childhood, and overcoming addictions. Perhaps the most readable recovery book yet, simply told, profoundly stirring. A self help book with a hero. Lively, provocative reading, by a hypnotherapist, pilot, and inventor, who has done his own recovery work. With easy to do, effective healing exercises.
Daddy Please Don't Go!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,930. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
For far too long, many people have suffered in silence from the devastating effects of childhood abuse. This life experience you are about to read is intended to open your heart to receive a healing in places where you have been hurt. As you begin to relate to the writer’s story, you will receive a message of hope, redemption and transformation through the power of God’s word!