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FAMILY LIFE: Adoption
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All about adoption : how families are made & how kids feel about it
Nemiroff, Marc A.
E 362.734 NEMIROF
Explores the adoption process and the feelings children have about being adopted.
Made in China : a story of adoption
Made in China tells the story of a girl adopted into an American family and the problems she encounters with her older sister. With help from her father, the adopted sister learns the value of her Chinese beginnings. Later, the girls accept their differences and embrace the joy that comes from a loving family.
The White Swan express : a story about adoption
Okimoto, Jean Davies.
Across North America, people in four different homes prepare for a special trip to China, while four baby girls in China await their new adoptive parents.
And Tango makes three
Richardson, Justin, 1963-
At New York City's Central Park Zoo, two male penguins fall in love and start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches.
When Allison realizes that she looks more like her favorite doll than like her parents, she comes to terms with this unwelcomed discovery through the help of a stray cat.
Rebecca's journey home
Sugarman, Brynn Olenberg, 1961-
Mr. and Mrs. Stein and their young sons Gabe and Jacob adopt a baby girl from Vietnam.
Through moon and stars and night skies
Turner, Ann Warren.
A little boy living in a distant country is lonely. He needs a bed of his own, a room of his own, a house of his own -- and most of all, a momma and poppa of his own. But he must travel far to get them. He must fly for a day and a night through blue skies and clouds and stars before he comes to a place he can call home... with his loving new adopted family.
The boat in the tree
E WYNNE J
Having dreamed of sailing to Bongadongo since the day his younger brother was adopted, a boy finally has his means of escape but cannot make use of it without his brother's help.
My Mei Mei
Antonia gets her wish when her parents return to China to bring home a Mei Mei, or younger sister, for her.
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