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Growing Up in the Care of Strangers: The Experiences, Insights and Recommendations of Eleven Former Foster Kids
By Waln Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,930. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Provides child welfare professionals insightful feedback from clients who grew up in juvenile justice, foster care, orphanage, adoptive and mental health placements. What makes this book particularly instructive derives from the authors credentials. They are college-educated adults who masterfully intertwine their childhood stories with mature perspective and their own professional expertise.
Journey Back Home: A Dad's Tale of Fostering and Adoption
By EE George
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Angel on Probation
By Don Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,300. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction
Dr. Gary Brennan is joined by Angel Grace as he tries to convince America's leaders that demand reduction and treatment, not supply reduction, are the solutions to the drug problem. Grace uses mind-control Angel dust to sell Doc's "Clean and Sober forever" program at the same time she battles dragons and other forces of evil who need drug addicts as part of their plan to create chaos on earth.
Tommy's New Barn Mates
By Patricia Walker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: 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.
The Magic of Christmas
By Rebecca Besser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction
The Magic of Christmas - The elves of the North Pole are ravaged by a strange disease, but Santa is determined Christmas will happen. But, when he get sick as well, and becomes a zombie, will all the presents be delivered? The Power of a Gift - Santa invites the family that helped save Christmas last year to come for a visit, but when the mother and daughter become zombies, is there any hope?
A Child to Love
By Timothy Paterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction
More than anything, Doug and Amy wanted a child. They had put their careers ahead of everything else, and now they discovered that it was too late to have a child of their own. However, Lucille would remind them that there were many children in the world who needed love.
The Mud Sisters
By Edie Claire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction
One hot lazy summer, two twelve-year-old girls swore to stay friends forever. But fate had other plans. Fourteen years later, when hospital social worker Teagan recognizes a Jane Doe concussed and left for dead, the women reunite. But as Jamie’s memory returns, revealing looming threats of violence and a past uncomfortably intertwined with Teagan’s own, fate threatens to separate them once again.
Mumma, Can You Hear Me?
By Betty Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
This fascinating autobiography introduces a woman who was born into poverty in Auburn, Maine, and who followed her faith—-and her teenage husband—-into mission work in Brazil. Though often sorely tested, Betty’s faith and remarkable sense of humor remained strong through a fascinating life spent helping children and raising two families of her own. This edition includes Betty's poetry as well.
Ghost Island - Revised Edition
By Bonnie Hearn Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction
Livia Hinson has just begun a Seminar at Sea when a storm hits their yacht. Now, she is stranded with the other students on an island off the coast of California. Far away from her foster home and her heartbreak, Livia finds Aaron, the perfect love. But the only way they can be together is in her dreams.
The Great Behavior Breakdown
By Bryan Post
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Start understanding the causes and steps necessary to help end, once and for all, some of the most difficult behaviors your child exhibits today. Lying, stealing, defiance, incessant chatter...presented here are 27 of the most serious, problematic and challenging behaviors that parents face and step-by-step guidance from one of America’s foremost child behavior experts on how to deal with them.