Health & fitness / Daily Living / Family Relationships / Adoption & Fostering

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Category

Delete Adoption & Fostering

 

Language

English (132)

French (7)

German (4)

Spanish (9)

Italian (9)

 

Protection

All (132)

DRM Free (2)

DRM (130)

More options

The Secrets of Successful Adoptive Parenting: Practical Advice and Strategies to Help with Emotional and Behavioural Challenges

by Sophie Ashton & Bryan Post

Are you in the process of adopting and feeling out of your depth? Do you already have an adopted child and are feeling overwhelmed? Sharing the secrets that will enable you to face the challenges of adoptive...


STOP THE BOUNCE: A Child's Journey Through Foster Care

by Christopher D. Long

This book illuminates the unimaginable pain and loss a child experiences while in foster care. So many children bounce from home to home on their journeys — this book attempts to defy the myths about children...


Like A Brother

by Maurice M Gray Jr

Jeremiah McAllister lost his entire family before he turned eighteen, but was blessed with another one. As the oldest of more than a dozen young adults mentored by CC Dawson and her husband Thurman, Jeremiah...


Lily Was the Valley: Undone by Adoption

by Dann Robert Johnson

Difficulty unlooked for. Loss unforeseen. Hope forever.

They’d never heard about the darker sides of adoption. Never counted on illness. Or loss. As for Dann, his head had always ruled his heart. Now Lily...


Faith & Foster Care: How We Impact God's Kingdom

by Dr. John DeGarmo

Filled with personal stories and Scripture, Faith & Foster Care shows how to practically and specifically live out your faith in foster care ministry. Specific foster care issues addressed include advice on...


Welcoming Strangers: Nonviolent Re-parenting of Children in Foster Care

by Jane Hall Fitz-Gibbon & Andrew Fitz-Gibbon

Welcoming Strangers carefully analyzes the types of violence children in foster care suffer. It covers subjects as diverse as teens, sex, discipline, and the foster parents’ own psychological well-being. Having...


Caring with Vitality - Yoga and Wellbeing for Foster Carers, Adopters and Their Families: Everyday Ideas to Help You Cope and Thrive!

by Andrea Warman & Liz Lark

Few foster carers or adoptive parents realise the benefits that yoga and related mind/body approaches can unlock for them and their families. In this positive book Andrea Warman uses her vast experience of work...


Heartlines: The Year I Met My Other Mother

by Susannah McFarlane & Robin Leuba

This is what happened the year I met my other mother. In 1965, Robin, unmarried and pregnant, comes to Melbourne to give birth and give her baby up for adoption, then returns to Perth to resume her life having...


None Call Me Dad

by Ky Owen

None Call Me Dad is the true, mesmerizing story of a 21st Century dad. On two weeks notice, Ky Owen becomes an adoptive father to a six-year-old son. Five years later, on two days notice, he becomes a father...


A Guide to Therapeutic Child Care: What You Need to Know to Create a Healing Home

by Ruth Emond, Laura Steckley & Autumn Roesch-Marsh

A Guide to Therapeutic Child Care provides an easy to read explanation of the secrets that lie behind good quality therapeutic child care. It describes relevant theories, the 'invisible' psychological challenges...


Therapeutic Interventions for Families and Children in the Child Welfare System

by Sheri, Dr., PhD Pickover & Heather, MS, ATR, LPC Brown

Includes treatment issues not covered elsewhere

This one-of-a-kind resource for mental health professionals in multiple settings is a comprehensive guide to treatment issues unique to children and families who...


Adoption

by Jaymie Stuart Wolfe

Sometimes, rather than giving you a child, God leads you to one. With encouragement and wisdom born of personal experience, columnist and mother of eight Jaymie Stuart Wolfe offers families indispensable guidance...


Adoption Deception: A Personal and Professional Journey

by Penny Mackieson

Have you ever wondered how it might feel to have been adopted in Australia during the pre-1980s era in which vulnerable young mothers were coerced into relinquishing their babies? How it might feel to have grown...


The Family of Adoption: Completely Revised and Updated

by Joyce Maguire Pavao

Full of wonderful stories that give insight into a wide variety of adoption issues, now revised in light of recent developments, The Family of Adoption is a powerful argument for the right kind of openness in...


Child Custody: Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes

by Craig Everett

For too long, divorce and remarriage literature has focused only on the outcome in the personal lives of the divorcees during and after divorce. But now, in Child Custody: Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes,...


God and Jetfire

by Amy Seek

A searching, eloquent memoir about the joys and hardships of open adoption

God and Jetfire is a mother's account of her decision to surrender her son in an open adoption and of their relationship over the twelve...


A Friendly Engagement

by Christine Warner

What's a little engagement between friends?

Omar Esterly is married to his job. But when Omar sets his sights on a potential, family-oriented client, his confirmed bachelorhood becomes a problem. Fortunately,...


Bald, Fat & Crazy: How I Beat Cancer While Pregnant with One Daughter and Adopting Another

by Stephanie Hosford

Stephanie Hosford has a big decision to make. For her 20-year high school reunion, how should she style her hair? Little does she know, in a few months it won't matter - she'll be bald. And huge. What woman...


Bringing Lucy Home: A Story of Hope, Heartache, and Happiness

by Jennifer Phillips

An orphan, abandoned and alone. A family, comfortable and secure. A shaky step of faith. An unprecedented complication. A heartbreaking separation. An unyielding quest. A love story that is every Christian's...


Here Comes the Sun: A Journey to Adoption in 8 Chakras

by Leza Lowitz

At 44, a Berkeley-raised American woman teaching yoga in Japan seeks to adopt—a story of triumphant love for families everywhere.