Author: Marlou Russell PhD
Publisher: Broken Branch Productions
Keywords: adoption, feelings, issues, guide, wisdom
Number of Pages: 196
List price: $14.95
ADOPTION WISDOM offers insight and understanding of adoptees, birth parents, and adoptive parents. Includes chapters on Adoption Awareness, Basic Truths of Adoption, Search and Reunion, and an Ideal Adoption. ADOPTION WISDOM is a book for anyone who wants to kinow more about the lifelong impact of adoption.
Author: Adam Pertman
Publisher: Basic Books
Keywords: adoption, america, transforming, revolution, nation
Number of Pages: 272
List price: $17.00
As seen on "The Today Show" and in People magazine: An adoptive father and award-winning journalist reports on the metamorphosis of adoption from a secretive, shameful procedure to an integral part of American family life. Adoption is both sweeping the nation and changing it, accelerating our transformation into a more multicultural and multiethnic country and helping to redefine our understanding of "family." Adoption Nation is essential reading for adoptive families, for anyone contemplating adopting a child, and for everyone touched by this extraordinary cultural transformation.
Author: Ian Josephs
Keywords: adoption, forced
Number of Pages: 236
List price: $13.95
Forced Adoption is a book on sale at cost price that exposes the secret family courts, the gagging of parents and worse still the forced adoption of their children for such trivial reasons as ’risk of emotional abuse’. All conclusions are sourced from Parliamentary Questions, the BBC, ITV and reputable newspapers such as The Times, the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail. I did not believe that secret courts and forced adoptions in a money-driven industry could exist until I verified actual cases. Free legal advice and help is offered to all parents who are victims of this iniquitou
Author: John McCutcheon
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Keywords: day, adoption, happy
Number of Pages: 32
List price: $6.99
This adaptation of McCutcheon’s song commemorates the day when a child joins an adoptive family. Complete with musical notation, these verses reassure adopted children they are special. Full-color illustrations.
Author: Grace Li
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Keywords: tale, fairy, adoption, thread, red
Number of Pages: 28
List price: $16.95
(Ages 4-8) There is an ancient Chinese belief that an invisible, unbreakable red thread connects all those who are destined to be together. A king and queen rule a beautiful and peaceful land. They should be full of joy and contentment, but they both feel a strange pain that worsens every day. Then a peddler’s magic spectacles reveal a red thread pulling at each of their hearts. The king and queen know they must follow the thread-wherever it may lead. Grace Lin’s lovely adoption fairy tale is for all children-and the parents who would search the world to find them.