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  1. The Yellow Wallpaper
    The Yellow Wallpaper
    by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    Rating: 3.4/5 (241 votes cast)

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    This journal chronicles the thoughts of a woman who is sent to a country home for forced rest by her husband and doctor who think the solitude will cure her from her dislike of marriage and motherhood. She creates her own reality outside of the yellow wallpaper of the bedroom in which she is imprisoned and records her thoughts in a secret journal. Through this journal she describes the importance of personal freedom and self-empowerment as her mental health continues to fail.

    Categories: Parenting, Romance, Other Fiction

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  2. Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words
    Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words

    by Norma Brody Geste

    Foster Care Handbook: Behavior - Action Speaks Louder Than Words
    by Norma Brody Geste

    Rating: 2.6/5 (302 votes cast)

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    This easy-ready basic guide covers the key aspects of fostering including behavior and physiological problems, handling daily challenges, setting goals, communication tips and resources for more help and ideas.

    Categories: Parenting, Self-help, Other Non-fiction

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