1 Mary MacCracken
The Lost Children: Part 1 of 3
商品説明：The Lost Children can either be read as a full-length eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts. This is PART 1 of 3 (Chapters 1-4 of 25). You can read Part 1 two weeks ahead of release of the full-length eBook and paperback. First published in 1974 as A Circle of Children this is the first of four books from learning disabilities specialist Mary MacCracken. This is a book about children so emotio...
4 P.D. James
商品説明：Den 18-årige Philippa, der er adoptivbarn, søger at finde sin sande identitet. Hun insisterer på sin ret til at få udleveret en kopi af sin originale fødselsattest og konfronteres med den rystende sandhed: Hendes far og mor blev idømt langvarige fængselsstraffe for en gemen forbrydelse: faderens seksuelle mishandling af en tolvårig pige, som moderen derpå kvalte. Philippas far viser sig at være dø...
5 Maggie Hartley
The Girl No One Wanted
商品説明：Eleven-year-old Leanne is out of control. Since being taken into care at the age of three, she has had over forty placements, each carer less able to cope with her anger and destruction than the last. Late one night, foster carer Maggie Hartley receives a terrified call from Leanne's current placement, who has barricaded herself in her bathroom to protect herself from Leanne's rage. With the polic...
6 Angela Hart
The Girl and the Ghosts
商品説明：The Girl and the Ghosts is the third book from well-loved foster carer and Sunday Times bestselling author Angela Hart. ‘So, is it a girl or a boy, and how old?’ Jonathan asked as soon as we were alone in the shop. My husband knew from the animated look on my face, and the way I was itching to talk to him, that our social worker had been asking us to look after another child. Seven-year-old Maria ...
7 Rina Duijnker
Bengaalse curry met een bloemkoolsausje
商品説明：Openhartig en inspirerend verhaal over adoptie uit Bangladesh, voorzien van foto's en met interviews met lotgenoten. Bengaalse curry met een bloemkoolsausje is het openhartige verhaal van Rina Duijnker (1971), die op vijfjarige leeftijd is geadopteerd uit Bangladesh. Ze neemt je mee in haar herinneringen aan Bangladesh en haar adoptie in Nederland. Ze beschrijft hoe de moeizame relatie met haar ad...
8 Jonquil Graham
Are All Those Kids Yours?
商品説明：“Marry if you must,” warned Jonquil’s mother. “But for God’s sake don’t have kids. You’ll rue the day they become teenagers.” When the Grahams were ‘given’ a child on their honeymoon, they decided to foster, and then, in rapid succession, to adopt nine children of their own, including two sets of twins from Russia and Romania respectively. After all, they had the perfect setting – a rambling old h...
9 Lia Goens
On Riding a Bike Blindfolded
商品説明：On Riding a Bike Blindfolded is based on the thoughts and experiences written by a heroin addict named Scott. His words and illustrations were found and read by his mother, Lori, after he died from an overdose. Due to his addiction, Scott left home and was not welcomed back until he stopped using drugs, something he could not manage to do. He lived from place to place, including abandoned warehous...
10 Paul H. Karrer
The Baby Flight
商品説明：An American teacher in Korea delivers three orphans on Christmas Eve to their new parents in USA. But there is a major problem – one of the babies. Over 400,000 copies of The Baby Flight story have been published. The Baby Flight is entirely non-fiction. 。
11 Casey Watson/Torey Hayden/Mary MacCracken
Triumph Over Adversity 3-in-1 Collection
商品説明：For the first time, Casey Watson’s The Girl Without a Voice, Torey Hayden’s Beautiful Child and Mary MacCracken’s Lovey are combined in an exclusive e-book bundle. Discover the moving stories of three inspirational teachers as they try to pull their students out of the darkness. The Girl Without a Voice is the shocking story from bestselling author and foster carer Casey Watson. Thirteen-year-old ...
12 Martin Sixsmith
The Lost Child of Philomena Lee
商品説明：The Lost Child of Philomena Lee is the tale of a mother and a son whose lives were scarred by the forces of hypocrisy on both sides of the Atlantic and of the secrets they were forced to keep. A compelling narrative of human love and loss, Martin Sixsmith's moving account is both heartbreaking yet ultimately redemptive. When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sen...
14 Casey Watson
商品説明：Bestselling author and foster carer Casey Watson tells the heartbreaking true story of little Paulie, who is just five when he’s taken into care, in what looks like a tragic family breakdown. Already excluded from his nursery school, and deemed too immature yet for the infants, he’s already lashed out at his 18 month old half-brother, and now, after attacking and killing the family’s pet rabbit, h...
15 Rebecca Shaw
The Love of a Family
商品説明：A heart-warming standalone novel from Sunday Times bestseller Rebecca Shaw about the importance of family and being there for one another - perfect for fans of Lilian Harry, Rosie Clark, Alexandra Brown and Cathy Woodman. 'A very gifted storyteller and that is quite an art' Sunday Telegraph * Myra and Graham Butler lead the kind of lives where everything is neat, tidy and predictable. That is unti...
16 Rosie Lewis
Torn: Part 2 of 3: A terrified girl. A shocking secret. A terrible choice.
商品説明：Experienced foster carer Rosie Lewis faces a battle to uncover the dark family secret that is tearing a family apart. Rosie is used to looking after children from difficult home situations, but she finds herself struggling when she agrees to take in Taylor and her younger brother, Reece, for a short while. Taylor tries desperately not to fit in, to be the tough young teen that she has had to becom...
17 Catherine Young
商品説明：Die Multimodale Bindungstherapie (Multi-Modal Attachment Therapy, M-MAT) ist ein praxisorientiertes Therapiemodell zur Behandlung von Kindern mit besonders herausforderndem Verhalten. Es kombiniert eine Vielfalt therapeutischer Methoden in einem System, um Kinder mit ausgeprägten Bindungsverletzungen zu behandeln. Die Multimodale Bindungstherapie will das Kind auf Basis der Narrativen Therapie bef...
18 Edleia Lopes
A DOce aÇÃO - Adoção
商品説明：Acolher algo inesperado, abrindo nossos braços para o novo e nosso coração para aceitar aquilo que não planejamos é um desafio extraordinário. Essa, no entanto, é uma atitude capaz de nos trazer algo muito especial: a paz. A adoção é uma atitude simples e sábia que deve acontecer cotidianamente na vida de todos nós. É um ato que está diretamente relacionado ao encontro da paz e da verdadeira vida....
19 Hannah Azieb Pool
My Fathers' Daughter
商品説明：A powerful, intimate memoir of Eritrean-British journalist, Hannah Azieb-Pool, who returns to Eritrea at the age of 30 to meet her family for the first time 'What a story. So vivid, honest and moving' Andrea Levy, author of Small Island 'When I stepped off the plane in Asmara, I had no idea what lay ahead, or how those events would change me . . .' In her twenties, Hannah-Azieb Pool is given a let...
20 Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Um herói para mim
商品説明：Famílias felizes realmente existem? Carley Connors tem doze anos e é uma garota muito forte. Crescendo em Las Vegas com sua mãe, que gostava de se divertir até demais, ela aprendeu a ser dura. Mas Carley nunca esperou pela traição que a faria parar em um lar temporário. Quando ela é levada para os Murphy, uma família animada com três meninos, ela se surpreende. Carley sabe que nunca poderia perten...