Books tagged: foster

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When Babies Dream
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
An 18 month-old biracial girl named Ciara, lives with a young single white foster father, Jim. He is afraid to take her in at first but over the next eight months the two become an unlikely family until time carries both of them away. The story is told through as a dream where Ciara sees her past from safe inside a tornado, looking out windows that float all around her, showing life with Jim.
Blended Families An Anthology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
With divorce, single-parent households and family crises on the rise, many are experiencing the tumultuous dynamics of blended or stepfamilies. Learn biblical principles and practical tools from award-winning authors, Kevin Wayne Johnson, Vanessa Miller and Vivi Monroe Congress. Edited by Valerie J. Lewis Coleman, Blended Families An Anthology ministers to those hurting and crying out for answers
Let There Be Clouds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This is a story about a boy who lost his parents at the age of 12. He is placed with unruly relatives until he finally breaks free. It's a short story, 3,875 words, and all proceeds benefit the Spinal Cord Society- a grassroots organization that does research seeking a cure for spinal cord injuries. www.scsnw.com Thank you for your donation.
Megan's Way
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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When single mother Megan Taylor receives the news that her cancer has returned, she's faced with her most difficult decision. Megan’s illness reawakens the torment of her best friend, whose long-held secrets and years of betrayal come back to haunt her. Meanwhile, fourteen-year-old Olivia’s internal struggles turn to dangerous behavior--her life will hang in the balance.
Journey Back Home: A Dad's Tale of Fostering and Adoption
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
Nowadays foster parents get all kinds of training prior to opening their door to their first child, none of which provides the missing ingredient that a substitute Mom or Dad really needs: experience. That’s where Journey Back Home comes in. The narrative has relevance to anyone interested in dealing with difficult child behaviors or directing their children’s lives purposefully.
Tommy's New Barn Mates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Tommy's New Barn Mates is a book about changes that might take place in families. It uses a cat and kittens to tell the story, but is very easily understood as something that might happen in a human family. Good and bad ways to deal with various situations are expressed.
Once upon a time, there were elephants
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,560. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by Dragonfall Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A novella about a girl living in a remote mountain village who finds out there is more to the world than she imagines.
Nightingale
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,340. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Bron Jones was abandoned at birth. Thrown into foster care, he was rejected by one family after another, until he met Olivia, a gifted and devoted high-school teacher who recognized him for what he really was--what her people call a "nightingale."
Rosalee - a little girl lost
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
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Rosalee was born 8 weeks premature and weighed just 1600gms. She had a collapsed lung, a turned foot and an alternating eye squint. At the age of thirteen weeks, Rosalee was released from hospital and into the care of a foster family.
The Hole of the Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Hope Fullerton-Smith's problems are adding up. A psychopath on the loose in her neighbourhood. A delinquent foster brother out to get her. A mute Russian girl sharing her bedroom... Hope's new roommate, Vera, needs help to dodge deportation. But it's not a good time to be sneaking around town and Vera's quest leads them toward a vicious trap. A thrilling tale that will grip you to the last page.