Books tagged: social worker

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Have Mercy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Mercy is a survivor. Growing up in foster care, she always played it safe by taking the right path. She is the "good" girl. Or, at least she was... Even her younger sister using drugs and living on the street did not distract her. But, when Lily turns up just long enough to give birth to a premature baby, Mercy faces decisions that rock her world.
Show No Weakness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 by Roane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
She’s a tenderhearted social worker, looking for her Happy-Ever-After. He’s a distrustful RCMP Corporal who’s sworn off relationships. Factor in a surly teen heading for delinquency, and you have a case of passion and turmoil too explosive to handle.
Caught in Traffick
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
'Caught in Traffick' is the sequel to 'Known to Social Services', and continues the story of social worker Diane Foster. Set mainly in Thailand; Diane and her partner Ethan are on a working holiday, blissfully unaware of the dangers lurking against the beautiful backdrop of white beaches and glorious monuments. With gripping twists and turns, hair-raising rescue attempts & heart breaking tragedies
Hannahwhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Occult
In a suburb on Boston’s North Shore, a catatonic little girl is found behind a dumpster. She is a mystery. As Social Worker Debbie Gillan pieces together the puzzle of the child's identity, she discovers the child had disappeared two years earlier along with a twin sister. She also discovers HANNAHWHERE, an alternate world that is both a haven and a prison....
Echoes From the Past
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Book two in the Almond Tree Series. When the past collides with the present, can two people survive the impact?
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
The Awakening
Series: The Outsider Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,340. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A young woman who's lost everything, and the wealthy rancher who must choose between his family's power or his conscience to help her.
The Social Organisation of Health Visitor Training
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Robert Dingwall's classic and original study of health visitors in the UK includes linked notes, tables from the print edition, linked index & active Contents. He studied the origins and rise of the health visitor (like physician assistants in the U.S.) from a sociological perspective, with interviews and pointed examples to show the path to professionalization of this health care service worker.
Nanna is a Star!
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
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This book has been created to support parents, teachers and carers to explain the death of a family member, friend or pet. It uses simple language and pictures and can be adapted into a Social Story for teaching kids with developmental disorders to understand death.
Pride, Prejudice and the Perfect Match
Series: Perfect, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,840. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Beth Ann Bennet isn’t looking for love. She’s an aspiring social worker using an online alias to study sex-role stereotypes. Dr. William Darcy isn’t looking for love either. He’s just trying to fund his new clinic by winning a major bet. Both think Lady Catherine’s Love Match Website will help them get what they want—fast, easy and without endangering their hearts. Both are in for a big surprise.