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Not her daughter —Frey, Rea, author.

Emma Townsend lives with her cruel mother and clueless father, retreating into her own world of quiet and solitude. When a chance encounter with Emma presents itself, Sarah Walker takes her. Has Emma been stolen, or resc...

The murmur of bees —Segovia, Sofía, author.

"From the day that old Nana Reja found a baby abandoned under a bridge, the life of a small Mexican town forever changed. Disfigured and covered in a blanket of bees, little Simonopio is for some locals the stuff of supe...

The perfect daughter —Palmer, Daniel, 1962- author.
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2021
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When the abandoned girl she adopted years earlier is locked in a decaying psychiatric hospital amid murder allegations, Grace embarks on a desperate search for the origins of her daughter's multiple-personality disorder....

We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.
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2019
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A woman. A war. The child who changed everything. December 1940. In the disorderly evacuation of Southampton, England, newly married Ellen Parr finds a small child asleep on the backseat of an empty bus. No one knows who...

An Amish holiday family —Brown, Jo Ann, author.

"When Mennonite midwife Beth Ann Overholt went to Evergreen Corners to help rebuild after a flood, she didn't expect to be taking in three abandoned children. But the bigger surprise is having Amish bachelor Robert Yoder...

Vicious cycle —Blackstock, Terri, 1957- author.

"When fifteen-year-old Lance Covington finds an abandoned baby in the backseat of a car, he knows she's the newborn daughter of a meth addict he's been trying to help. But when police arrest him for kidnapping, Lance is ...

The orphan sisters —Dickson, Shirley, author.

1929. Four-year-old Etty and eight-year-old Dorothy are abandoned at Blakely Hall orphanage by their mother, never to see her again. With no other family to speak of, the sisters worship their beloved mam -- and they are...

Wildflower ridge —Woods, Sherryl, author.

In "Natural Born Lawman," deputy Justin Adams meets single mother Patsy Longhorn when she tries to steal some medicine for her sick son; and in "The Unclaimed Baby," Sharon Adams and Cord Branson dream of a family while ...

Trail of crumbs —Lawrence, Lisa J., 1975- author.

"In this young adult novel, Greta and her twin brother are abandoned by their father and stepmother, and Greta struggles with the confusion and shame she feels after being raped."-- Provided by publisher.

My own private Idaho

Mike - a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him - and Scott - the rebellious son of a prominent family and the object of Mike's desire - embark on a quest from the grungy streets of Portland to ...

The next girl —Kovach, Carla, author.

"Deborah Jenkins pulls her coat around her as she sets out on her short walk home in the pouring rain. But she never makes it home that night. And she is never seen again ... Four years later, an abandoned baby girl is f...

Made in the U.S.A —Letts, Billie.
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2008
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"Billie Letts takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the best and worst of America's heartland as she tells a story of two abandoned children desperately searching for people to call family and a place to call...

The witch's kind —Morgan, Louisa, 1952- author.

"Barrie Anne Blythe and her aunt Charlotte have always known that the other residents of their small coastal community find them peculiar -- two women living alone on the outskirts of town. It is the price of concealing ...

We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.

"December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, England, the city's residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl asleep, unclaimed at the back ...

A borrowing of bones —Munier, Paula, author.

"The first in a gripping new mystery series by literary agent Paula Munier, about a retired MP and bomb-sniffing dog who become embroiled in an investigation in the beautiful Vermont wilderness It may be the Fourth of Ju...

Sheer abandon —Vincenzi, Penny.

In 1986, an abandoned baby girl is found at Heathrow Airport. A year earlier, three girls had met on a backpacking holiday. By the time the foundling, Kate, is a teenager, the three have achieved success, one as a corpor...

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness —Roy, Arundhati, author.

"The Ministry of Utmost Happiness is a dazzling new novel by the internationally celebrated author of The God of Small Things. It takes us on an intimate journey of many years across the Indian subcontinent--from the cra...

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