Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Claiming Jeremiah by Missy B. Salick : Tens List


Release date: April 4th 2013
Publisher: JJ Autumn Publishing
Purchase: Amazon
Average Rating: 4.56

Synopsis via Goodreads:

On the same night that twenty four-year-old Jordyn Sims has a miscarriage, her sister-in-law Tori Sims conceives a child. Nine months later, Tori, a long term heroin addict, abandons her two-hour-old drug addicted newborn Jeremiah, in a hospital stairwell. Jordyn receives the news and pursues foster adoption. However, Oscar, Tori's possessive drug-addicted boyfriend, is not about to give Jeremiah up so easily. While in confrontation with Tori and Oscar, Jordyn seeks help from the Administration of Children Services (ACS), only to discover she is faced with a maze of departments, regulations, legalities and overworked social workers. Jordyn, however, remains strong and continues to push through the uphill battle, even after she discovers she's pregnant. 

With all odds against her adoption of Jeremiah, and her pregnancy at high risk from increasing stress, will Jordyn win this tough battle, or will her world crumble before her?

Claiming Jeremiah is a fictional memoir on foster adoption. It gives you an informative experience on what it is like to adopt from foster care while showing you the point of view of the birth parents.





Missy B. Salick is a writer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and Literary and Start-up Business Consultant. When she's not writing or promoting foster adoption, Missy can be found volunteering at Junior Achievement, being a Big Sister and counseling young girls through the iJournalNow Project or helping to save the Polar Bears with WWF.

Twitter: @meetmissy24
Instagram: @meetmissy24
What are 10 items on your bucket list?
1.      Skydiving
2.       Rock climbing
3.       Visit Africa- Safari?! Yes please!!
4.       Write A LOT more books- based around “social issues”
5.       Cook a full course meal without burning it
6.       Shop and eat in Paris
7.       Become bi-coastal (New York and some place warm)
8.       Get re-married in Niagara Falls
9.       Shoot a Movie
10.   Record a voiceover for Disney- I prefer to be the princess!





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