Parenting Family & Relationships Books - Adoption & Fostering

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Stranger Care: A Memoir of Loving What Isn't Ours By Sarah Sentilles Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593230046
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 3rd, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • “A powerful, heartbreaking, necessary masterpiece.”—Cheryl Strayed, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Wild
 


A Love-Stretched Life: Stories on Wrangling Hope, Embracing the Unexpected, and Discovering the Meaning of Family By Jillana Goble Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781496453402
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Published: Tyndale Momentum - June 7th, 2022

"With forthrightness and a sense of humor, the author crafts a poignant portrait of motherhood, replete with hard-earned wisdom. . . . This uplifting memoir exemplifies the power of faith, hope, and steadfast love." --Publisher's Weekly

This life is real and complicated, messy, colorful, good, exhausting, and exhilarating--often simultaneously.


The A-Z of Survival Strategies for Therapeutic Parents: From Chaos to Cake (Therapeutic Parenting Books) By Sarah Naish, Kath Grimshaw (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Naish, Kath Grimshaw (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781839971723
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - May 19th, 2022

'This book is your hot flask of tea or coffee, and a cosy blanket which will keep you warm, safe and well on your journey, ensuring you reach the other side, mentally and physically well.'

So, you want to help your child by therapeutic parenting, but how are YOU?


You'll Forget This Ever Happened: Secrets, Shame, and Adoption in the 1960s By Laura L. Engel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781647423490
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Published: She Writes Press - May 10th, 2022

Mississippi, 1967. It's the Summer of Love, yet unwed mothers' maternity homes are flourishing, secret closed adoptions are routine, and many young women still have no voice.


Is It My Fault Mummy?: And other true stories from the nation's favourite foster carer By Maggie Hartley Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781409195801
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Published: Seven Dials - July 19th, 2022

Maggie Hartley is one of the UK's most prolific foster mothers. This inspiring collection includes three heartbreaking, true short stories about the children who have passed through Maggie's care.

IS IT MY FAULT MUMMY?

Seven-year-old Paris is trapped in a prison of guilt.


I Just Want to Be Loved By Casey Watson Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780008484859
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Published: Harper Element - June 14th, 2022

After taking a few weeks off work, Casey is presented with a new foster child: 14-year-old Elise, whose Mum left her at just five years old.


Behind Closed Doors By Maggie Hartley Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781841884806
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Published: Seven Dials - May 17th, 2022

A powerful, moving true story from Sunday Times bestseller, Maggie Hartley, Britain's most-loved foster carer. Perfect for fans of Cathy Glass and Casey Watson.


Between the Mountain and the Sky: A Mother's Story of Love, Loss, Healing, and Hope By Maggie Doyne Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780785240280
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Published: Harper Horizon - March 22nd, 2022

Between the Mountain and the Sky shows us the goodness that is possible when a single person--regardless of age--takes action to help another and, in the process, changes the lives of hundreds.


Coconut: A Black Girl, a White Foster Family, and the Search for Belonging and Identity By Florence Olajide Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781538710562
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 19th, 2022

This inspiring memoir tells the story of one woman’s self discovery while surviving poverty, loss, loneliness, maltreatment, and fighting to get an education.​

A generation of Nigerian children were born in Britain in the fifties and sixties, privately fostered by white families, then taken to Nigeria by their parents.

Coconut is the story of on


It Takes More than Love: A Christian Guide to Navigating the Complexities of Cross-Cultural Adoption By Brittany Salmon Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780802424150
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Published: Moody Publishers - April 5th, 2022

Embrace the beauty and challenges of transracial adoption.

Being an adoptive parent is hard enough. But when your family is multiracial, things get even trickier. Parenting transracially doesn’t come naturally, nor does it just happen with time. Love is essential—yet by itself, love isn’t enough.


Rooted in Adoption Journal: Adoptee Writing Prompts for Self-Reflection, Discovery, and Healing By Veronica Breaux Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781667821252
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Published: BookBaby - April 12th, 2022

This journal consists of over 50 writing prompts specially created for adoptees. The journal is divided into seven sections: Love and Relationships, Childhood Memories, Difficult Emotions, Listen to Adoptees, Adoption and the Media, Search and Reunion, and Personal Growth. Writing is a powerful way to process trauma, regulate emotions, and increase resilience.