Books tagged: neglect

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Portrait Of A Foolish Clod
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Steve Clark spent a great deal of time in the Computer Room on projects he felt were important. In this pursuit, he paid little attention to Trudy his wife. He was outspoken when he told her she had little value in his life. Trudy needed to make a decision as to how she should go forward in view of how he felt. This story tells you what happened. I think most readers will applaud her actions.
Questing for a Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,650. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nadie is a bright but rebellious teen growing up Manitoba Cree. Living in abject poverty, she tries to help care for the younger children in the band. Devastated by the drowning death of her little cousin and unable to overcome her grief, Nadie leaves the band.
Under a Purple Moon
You set the price! Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Eden Rose has learned to deal with her mother’s criticism, but she can’t deal with are the arguments between her parents. To escape their angry words, she finds refuge in an abandoned house. Three other teens with problems also hang out at the Old House. Meeting Murphy, Toby, and Josh changes Eden’s world, and she begins to have faith in herself. But will it be enough to save her broken home life?
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.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Summer knows three things: Julian Lockheart is the hottest boy ever, her mother values work and appearances more than her children, and ghosts aren’t real. Only she’s not so sure anymore about the last one.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What does neglect bear? In free verse, J. Mbonisi describes a childhood of neglect and its far-reaching tentacles into adulthood. Absence is a thought-provoking memoir about coping and functioning in neglect's aftermath uniquely relayed through verse.
Ezra and Hadassah: A Portrait of American Royalty
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ezra and Hadassah: A Portrait of American Royalty is a memoir of a family torn apart due to mental illness and developmental delays. It chronicles the struggles of foster care, adoption and the redemption that comes from reconnecting with imperfect family.
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning For Adults Abused As Children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,020. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning for Adults Abused As Children is the republishing of a classic self-help manual for adult survivors and described as a "model of clarity and organization" by PW. This eBook edition serves as the "Big Book" for an international self-help group called ASCA (Adult Survivors of Child Abuse) and includes all meeting materials allowing anyone to start an ASCA meeting.
A Voice Calling God's People
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Apostolate of the Divine Heart. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
A Voice Calling God's People is a call from the barren wilderness, a cry from the heart, to God's own people, to return to Him who loved them, who was their first love and who is infinite love. This book was written in the Upper Room during the vigil of Pentecost, 2013.