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Book: State of Denial, House of Horrors (A Memoir) by Janice Genovese
I decided to write a memoir of my bleak childhood in Ohio (not necessarily in linear fashion) with violent, alcoholic parents. They ran a very chaotic, unpredictable household. I think my best, target audience would be people over sixty (as I am) who are reflecting on their choices in life and realizing many of them (good and bad) can be traced to upbringing. Harsh memories of my childhood had [...]
 
Book: My Father's Prostitute - Story of a Stolen Childhood by Steven Whitacre
An honest, and sometimes brutal, true story of one man's struggle growing up in the shadow of childhood sexual abuse. From his difficulties growing up, to his drug addiction, failed relationships, and struggles with parenthood, the author takes us through the ups and downs of a life spent in the shadows, trying to make sense of the events that formed the basis of his being. Sometimes tragic, [...]
 
Book: My Soul to Keep - Volume I by Ashleigh Grant
It has been called many things. It used to be called multiple personality, but the name itself was shrouded by layers of misconceptions. Now it has a more clinical-sounding name, one that I feel is even more woefully inaccurate. I still refer to it as a separated personality. This book became an integral part of my own healing process. It began it as a personal journal more than twenty years ago [...]
 
Book: ROYALTY (To Be Sinclair) by Eva Caye
Crown Prince Zhaiden Sinclair's duties include working with his father the Emperor, as well as assuming the galactic interface of the Empire, so how much time can he spend with his listless son, who can't get over the absence of Zhaiden's ex-wife? Enter Renee Delacorte, a child psychologist who captures Zhaiden's heart! But Zhaiden's life grinds to a halt when his ex-wife perpetrates a horrific [...]
 
Book: Be Happy with Crappy - A Journey Through Trauma, Addiction, Rock-Bottom and Recovery by David W. Yeager
Be Happy with Crappy is a personal journey through trauma gambling addiction and the tools used in recovery It is a journey of discovery While the events are my own many who are in recovery or who seek recovery may well be able to identify with the thoughts feelings and actions It is a joy to be able to share this journey
 
Book: The Invisible Storm by Juanima Hiatt
In this powerful memoir, Juanima divulges a plunge into a darkness few are able or willing to speak about: the terrifying, anxiety-driven world of PTSD. Her family unaware, Juanima endures abuse and multiple rapes as a child, and at nineteen years of age decides to lock the memories away into "the vault" - the darkest recesses of her mind - forever. But she discovers that no vault is strong [...]
 
Book: A Dress the Color of the Sky by Jennifer Irwin
For too many years, Prudence Aldrich has been numbing the pain in her life with random sexual encounters. Her marriage to cold, self-centered Nick is, not surprisingly, on the rocks. But after several dangerous experiences with strangers, Prudence finally realizes she needs therapy to stop her self-destructive behavior, and so she checks into the Serenity Hills rehab center. Prudence blames [...]
 
Book: FEAR LAND by Rolynn Anderson
Tally Rosella, an acclaimed psychiatrist who helps children fraught with anxiety, avoids adults because their brains rant at her. But the chance to start a second child study and connect her findings to PTSD, sets her squarely among devious colleagues at a big California university. Army Major Cole Messer, Tally's new neighbor, won't admit that trauma from combat tours in Afghanistan, destroyed [...]
 
Book: Sanctuary Farm First 12 Stories - Sanctuary Farm Foster Stories by A.K. Harris
Kitty and Joe are retired farmers who run a smallholding on an island off the coast of the UK. They also foster children. Each story tells of the lives and circumstances of the children who come to stay with them, from backgrounds to futures, while also telling of life on the farm and in the community. Sanctuary is set in a little village close to the cliffs, and local characters join the [...]
 
Book: Dark Water - Healing From Stress After Trauma by Opal Rose
Healing from posttraumatic stress isn't easy. It takes courage, honesty, and determination. This is a journey forward with a poignant awareness of compassion and kindness, and with the healing of biology, mind, and soul. You'll grow, and your spirit will expand. Dark Water: Healing from Stress after Trauma suggests that healing encompasses the whole person that is you. Paths toward healing run [...]
 
Book: A Mother's Courage - Saving Your Children from the Trauma of Abuse in the Home by Suzy Milhoan
Over 1 Billion children are affected by domestic abuse in the home worldwide now or in their past. . Do you want to understand the feelings and long-term effects children have from seeing ongoing violence at home? . Are you curious what psychological issues children experience because of this? . Do you wish to learn the Top 6 Reasons to Get YOUR CHILDREN OUT NOW ? . Did you grow up watching your [...]
 
Book: DESIRE & PREJUDICE by Jean-Louis McMillan
In an instant, Adam's life has crumbled. The trauma keeps him awake at night, the pressure squeezing against his lungs, his soul. His life continues on a downward spiral until he's entirely broken. And he doesn't know how he'll ever be whole again. Until he meets Jasmine. He finds her while working as an official for the DGSE France's external intelligence agency in Beirut, Lebanon. Their hearts [...]
 
Book: Love Trauma - Separation to Post Divorce by Dr. Paul A. Wagner
Dr. Wagner's Love Trauma compassionately explores the mighty divide that opens up when divorce or separation happens. His thorough and patient dissection of that divide allows divorcees to recognize the demons that keep us from getting beyond the divorce, the pitfalls of various post-divorce behaviors, and the procedures we can take to move past the pain. His examination of the divorcee's [...]
 
Book: Childhood's Day by John B. Rosenman
This story stems from a specific memory. I was walking down the street on the way to a doctor's appointment when I noticed a store specializing in reprographs. Reprography is the reproduction of graphics through various means such as photography. For example, the reproduction of an old photograph into a new one. Just like that, an idea for a story leaped into my head. Suppose you could reproduce [...]
 
Book: Circumstances of Childhood by John W. Howell
When a former pro football star and broadcaster, now a Wall Street maven is accused of insider trading, will he be able to prove his innocence and expose those who are guilty? Greg and his boyhood pal dreamed of big success in professional football and then later in business. Greg was the only one to live the dream. Now the founder of an investment fund Greg is faced with a routine audit finding [...]
 
Book: Life Over A Cup Of Tea by Ray Stone
A collection of humorous, sad, thoughtful and thought provoking poetry, lyrics and anecdotes. This collection is a look at life through the eyes - and warped mind - of an englishman living in the USA. This is a must that can bring light releif to that time of day when one sips the elixir of life - a cup of tea.
 
Book: Vagabond Boy - Memoir of a Youth's Journey Through a Heartland of Chaos by Joel Everett Harding
This true adventure story concerns a boy who navigates through an unusual childhood while traveling throughout 1950s America with his restless parents, bumping into reality at every turn. The author's encounters with strange landscapes, curious people, and dubious caretakers dangle confusing lessons he must choose to accept or discard at his peril. The book abounds in humor and boyhood adventure, [...]
 
Book: Backyards & Belly Laughs by Nancy J. Tobin
A charming, rare collection of photographic memories from the turn-of-the-century depicting children playing games and having fun. Each historic image is accompanied by a delightful poem written in the cadence of children's games of the era. A book for children and adults alike, these images portray life in the backyard, captured in the split-second of a camera flash one-hundred years ago. Peek [...]
 
Book: It's My Turn to Be the Hero - The Escapades of Three Tropical Baby-Boomers by BA, LMSW, Mr. Etienne A. Gibbs
Sitting here in my home on the island of St. Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands with plenty of retirement time on my hands, my mind keeps wandering back to my early teaching days at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School here on St. Thomas. But, I especially can't help thinking about Tom, Dick, and Larry, those rambunctious three musketeers-students of my third-, fourth-, and fifth-grade [...]
 
Book: Stop and Think About Guns in Your Life-Childhood by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
This is a unique form of memoir which focuses exclusively on specific events during a lifetime that exposed the writer to various types of firearms and weapons in a whole gamut of situations that took place in many different parts of the world. The author, draws almost exclusively on his own experiences. He is neither a gun collector nor gun enthusiast, and has never served in any military or [...]
 
Book: Tractors, Diggers & Dozers - A Childhood Education Science Picture Book About Tractors, Diggers & Bulldozers by Lilley Light
Written by Lilly Light, 'Tractors, Diggers and Dozers - A Childhood Education Science Picture Book About Tractors, Diggers & Bulldozers' is a non-fiction introduction to the wonderful world of heavy equipment. The book is filled with colorful photographs that look amazingly good on all devices and are sure to please younger children and kids ages 6-8 and also boys and men. Lilley presents the [...]
 
Book: Mother, Me and Mantel by Y I Lee
For a long time, I've felt the urge to share my story. Writing it has been a painful and yet a cathartic experience. Much of the initial part of the story was buried deep in my mind. Trying to bring those memories to the surface and present them in a coherent way and in some sort of chronological order has been challenging. Later parts of my story were easier, as I had diaries to refer to.With my [...]
 
Book: Once Confronted by Lynne Stringer
After a normal day turns disastrous, Madison Craig tries to put her life back together. She's jumping at shadows and finds even familiar places terrifying. Can she forgive the men who hurt her? Her friend Evan Mansfield sees no need to do anything but hate their assailants. He struggles with bitterness, but Maddy wants to move on. What will she do when one of the men asks for forgiveness?
 
Book: Lies & Revelations by L.T.W. Lucas
Zeta May is a woman in her mid-twenties, trapped within the complexities of her own troubled mind. A traumatic accident dramatically shaped her early childhood, and yet the memory of what happened that day, eludes her. Angie knows, and Angie realizes that it's time to tell the truth. We meet Zeta as she stands at her bedroom window watching a young family move into the cottage next door. She [...]
 
Book: Painted Tree - Two Novellas by Judith Victoria Douglas
Two stories: Both set in 1941-45. IN BLOOD THERE IS NO HONOR A southern family struggles through the consequences of a chance occurrence, a crime unplanned. We are privy to their sorrows begun with the opportunistic kidnapping of beautiful fourteen year old Tessa, granddaughter in the three generation household. The staunch and respected family's roots in Louisiana started before the Civil War, [...]
 
Book: Letting Go of Holding On by D. Duquette
April had the perfect family, children that loved her and a husband that adored her. Happy and grateful for the life they built together, one bad decision turns her world upside down. Just when she thinks things can't get any worse, she receives a letter that threatens to change life as she knows it, once again. Follow this incredible mother through her raw experiences with trauma. Admire the way [...]
 
Book: The Hooker's Daughter - A Boston Family's Saga by Dale Stanten
In 1950s Jewish Boston, Ma was a hooker and at age six, I was answering the front door for johns. Kids were forbidden to play with me and even the girl scouts asked me to leave. Daddy barely functioned. My lesbian sister "came out," was thrown into a convent, and committed to a mental hospital. Add to that, shoplifting, stolen cars, Ma's multiple boyfriends, a terminally ill husband, and [...]
 
Book: Child With No Name by Valentine Williams
Based on a true story, this is an account of a little girl on holiday in Sumatra with her family, who miraculously survives the Boxing Day Tsunami and is taken to an Orphanage in Banda Aceh. Shocked and exhausted, she becomes mute and is unable to understand what is said to her. A photo of this child reaches an aid worker who is trying to reunite families, and she enlists the help of her mother [...]
 
Book: Silent Trauma by Judith Barrow
Silent Trauma is the story of four women, living in different parts of the UK but drawn together in friendship because of the consequences of a prescribed drug, Legal and laboratory tested, Stilboestrol (Diethylstilboestrol) was given to pregnant women between nineteen forty-seven to nineteen seventy -one, and was believed to prevent miscarriages. It didn't. But what it did do was cause internal [...]
 
Book: A Life Not My Own by T. M. Brown
In A Life Not My Own, Tina shares her personal experiences of child abuse and neglect, her struggles as a teenager and in her young adult life. The book started as a journal and was her attempt to address many of the secrets she kept from her family, pushing it all to the back in her mind. As the memories continued to resurface, she was forced to address the issues that ultimately led to her [...]
 
Book: I Will Not Give Up... Not Today... Life Is A Journey by Linda Nance
Life is a journey. There are times that the path is smooth and well traveled and others it seems steep and difficult...but if we do not give up, there is so much more that awaits us. I love to paint paths that lead to ?... I hope they will lead to where we need to go in life. I hope there is love, hope, happiness, and wonderful new things that await us at the end. I want to look for and find the [...]
 
Book: FEALTY (To Be Sinclair) by Eva Caye
Prince Phillip Sinclair is what you would call a 'properly' paranoid Imperial scion, mistrustful of everyone but his family. He finally discovers a true friend in Lord Alex, and together they start a Fight Club of trustworthy Royal men. Just how much they trust their Fight Brothers is evident when they inevitably begin dating each other's lady relatives! Yet not all goes well in the love lives of [...]
 
Book: Tropical Trauma by Ben Abix
From a boy to a man, Mitchell Browner absorbs his fair share of tests! If it wasn't for a lingering avalanche of bad luck, he probably wouldn't possess any at all. However, being blessed with intelligence and determination, he attempts to navigate the treacherous waters, that are his spiraling life. With a dramatic upbringing following him into adulthood, he diligently pursues his aspirations to [...]
 
Book: The Man Behind the Shadow by Rony Lamur
Touching, honest, interesting and elegantly styled, The Man Behind The Shadow is a self-help, motivational, and inspirational novel. Many people, while going through hard times, tend to believe that it is impossible to improve their situations. Others believe that nature and society are all against them, thus the chance of succeeding is almost non-existent. Many young men and women tend to [...]
 
Book: Hymie and the Angel by Norman Beim
"Hymie and the Angel" is both a memoir and a fantasy, a visit with relatives long since gone. I selected a picture of my father for the cover. I've set the Greek legend of Alcestis in Newark, New Jersey in the 1930s. This book features both suspense and love. The book is also a picture of an immigrant family, a group of people from an old country struggling and adapting to a new life, clinging to [...]
 


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