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Parenting in Transracial Adoption: Real Questions and Real Answers

Real Questions and Real Answers

by Jane Hoyt-Oliver Ph.D., Hope Haslam Straughan Ph.D. & Jayne E. Schooler

<p>Anchored in a qualitative study of parents who have adopted children identified as being of a different race, this book draws from real-life experiences to raise and respond to questions that arise before, during, and after transracial ...

ISBN: 9781440837036

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Parenting Strategy to Raising a Successful Kid: Step By Step Guide to Help Your Kids with Anxiety, Making Friends, Including What to Do When Your Kids Don't Listen

by Debra C. Johnson

<p>I have studied confident kids, and successful adults and I found a pattern that will also help you to raise a successful kid’s.</p> <p>In this book, the step-by-step guide will teach you what to say and what to do to build your child's ...

ISBN: 9781386725435

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Promoting Attachment With a Wiggle, Giggle, Hug and Tickle: A Programme for Babies, Young Children and Carers

by Brownlee, Fiona

Practical and easy to use, this resource is for practitioners working in early years settings to help children aged 0-2 to develop secure and positive attachments with their parent or carer. Designed to be flexible for one-to-one or group work,

ISBN: 9781784501495

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Ready or Not

10 Reasons to Love Your Baby

by Sandra Hilsabeck

<p>Pro-Choice and Right-to-Life?</p> <p>Why do we need to be boxed in</p> <p>by these words of human pen?</p> <p>Lets take the log out of our own eyes,</p> <p>honor all people and be wise.</p> <p>Lets not be divided anymore,</p> <p>and ...

ISBN: 9781490876696

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Reflections on Adoptive Parenting

by a Grateful Recovering Know-It-All

by Maria E Piantanida

<p>At the age of 38, the author and her husband adopted an 11 year old boy.  During the early years of their life together, the author wrote short vignettes about moments that challenged her assumptions about parenting.  Many of the vignettes ...

ISBN: 9780997648874

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Residential Care

Horizons for the New Century

by Torill Tjelflaat

<p>Discussing key contemporary issues in residential and foster care for children, this theoretically and empirically rich volume draws on new research from across Europe and Canada. Contributions stem from a broad spectrum of researchers and ...

ISBN: 9781351903943

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Roxi Needs A Home

by RC Drake

<p data-version='1.1'>Roxi is a beautiful Irish setter, who was raised by a loving family. However, her family has to move away to a new location that doesn't allow pets. Roxi had to be placed in a pound because there was no one else to care for

ISBN: 9781521424117

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Scoot Over and Make Some Room

Creating a Space Where Everyone Belongs

by Heather Avis

<p>Author and Instagram star Heather Avis has made it her mission to introduce the world to the unique gifts and real-life challenges of those who have been pushed to the edges of society. Mama to three adopted kids - two with Down Syndrome - ...

ISBN: 9780310354840

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Searched the World Over for Elie

An International Adoption Story

by Sherilyn Olsen

<p><em>“Crouching down, I reached out my hand to him. He walked the space of maybe a yard, placing his tiny hand in mine, and then we somehow melted into each other. With my arms around him, I felt like I’d been his mama forever, but also only ...

ISBN: 9781632132116

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Searching for the Castle

Backtrail of an Adoption

by Barbara Leigh Ohrstrom

<p>Like cowboys turning in the saddle to look at where they came from, <em>Searching for the Castle</em> documents the backtrail of author Barbara Leigh Ohrstroms adoption. It begins with her urgency as an eighteen-year-old woman initiating her ...

ISBN: 9781491713082

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Secrets, Spies and Spotted Dogs

by Jane Eales

<p><em><strong>Secrets, Spies and Spotted Dogs</strong></em> by Jane Eales</p> <p><strong>A</strong> simple need for her birth certificate leads Jane, aged 19, to a devastating secret: she was adopted as a five-week old baby in London in 1947. ...

ISBN: 9780992527655

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Sentenced to Life without Biological Parents

Continuing the Fight of Former Senator Nancy Schaefer

by Raymond Sturgis

<p>If you love your children, then you should be aware that adoption agencies love and want your children for money. They have programs in place to make parents fail parent agency agreements and then adopt their children out to the highest ...

ISBN: 1230001540222

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September's Child

The True Story Of An Unwanted Child!

by C. A. Staff & D.R. Meyers

<p>September's Child is the true story of an unwanted child. Anna embarks on a journey through the &quot;system&quot;, after her biological mother set her own clothing on fire. Finding love while in foster care, and having it stripped away from

ISBN: 1230003022641

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Silas Marner

The Weaver of Raveloe

by George Eliot

<p>Silas Marner (originally published in 1861): Betrayed by a beloved friend and accused of a crime he didn’t commit, awkward Silas Marner is expelled from his beloved religious community — the only community he has ever known. He exiles himself

ISBN: 1230000308987

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SMALL VOICES SILENCED

The Secret Society of Sacrificed Children

by Sherrie Clark

<p><strong>Sherrie and her husband Darryl couldn’t be happier when they learn they’ll be adopting the two little girls they had been fostering. Then unexpectedly, everything changes.</strong></p> <p>      <strong>The Clarks race against time to

ISBN: 9781943106349

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Somebody's Daughter

A Novel

by Marie Myung-Ok Lee

<p>A &quot;heartwarming and heartbreaking&quot;* story of a Korean American girl's search for her roots</p> <p>Somebody's Daughter is the story of nineteen-year-old Sarah Thorson, who was adopted as a baby by a Lutheran couple in the Midwest. ...

ISBN: 9780807097229

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Step by Step Guide to Talk so Kids Will Listen: How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and how to Listen so Kids Will Speak

by Olasanoye Samuel

<p>Hi there, I'm team behavior expert Olasanoye Samuel. In this book, I will be teaching you the steps, on how to have a meaningful conversation with your teen about challenging topics and how to talk so that they can listen.<br /> When these ...

ISBN: 9781386652694

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Stretch-mark My Heart: Building Our Family through Adoption One Child (or Two) at a Time

by Niki Breeser Tschirgi

<p>Beginning with infertility and one couple’s struggle with building their family, Stretch-mark My Heart dives headlong into the fragmented world of the US foster care system. Following the adoption journey of Matt and Niki Tschirgi (pronounced

ISBN: 9781457562198

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Surrendered Hearts: An Adoption Story of Love, Loss, and Learning to Trust

by Lori Schumaker

<p>After years of waiting, obstacles, and miracles, the Schumakers brought their precious daughter home from a Bulgarian orphanage. The process nearly broke them, but in the end, with their faith strengthened, they grasped the true meaning of ...

ISBN: 9781683147909

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Surviving: Life with a Maternal Bully

by Glenda Taylor

<p>Any child will know when she’s loved unconditionally. And every child should be entitled to a nurturing environment and love—but this is not what always happens.</p><p>In 1943, Anna Townsend, at the age of six weeks, is adopted by a couple ...

ISBN: 9781311178855

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