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Adoption
Here are books for younger and older kids that talk about adoption--both domestic and international.
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I'm adopted! / by Shelley Rotner and Sheila M. Kelly ; photographs by Shelley Rotner.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, c2011.
9 of 10 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: With a perceptive text and dynamic photographs, the creators of this book demystify adoption for young children and celebrate the joy that comes with adding to a family.
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Mother number zero / Marjolijn Hof ; translated by Johanna H. Prins and Johanna W. Prins.
Description: 179 p. ; 20 cm.
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2011.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: When Fay meets a fascinating girl named Maud who asks him what it is like to be adopted, he finds himself wondering about his Bosnian birth-mother and why she gave him up, so with the help of his parents he sets out to answer his questions.
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Goyangi means cat / Christine McDonnell ; pictures by Steve Johnson & Lou Fancher.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2011.
14 of 14 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: An understanding cat helps a young Korean girl adjust to her new home in America.
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Yafi's family : an Ethiopian boy's journey of love, loss, and adoption / Linda Pettitt with Sharon Darrow ; illustrations, Jan Spivey Gilchrist ; foreword, Melissa Fay Greene.
Description: [32] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Publisher: Brooklyn Park, Minn. : Amharic Kids, 2010.
5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: Yafi's family recalls his adoption from Ethiopia with stories, memories, and photographs.
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We belong together : a book about adoption and families / Todd Parr.
Description: [32] p. : col. ill. ; 27. cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown & Co., 2007.
17 of 19 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
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Bringing Asha home / by Uma Krishnaswami ; illustrations by Jamel Akib.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c2006.
5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new baby sister from India.
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My Mei Mei / Ed Young.
Description: [32] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Philomel Books, 2006.
14 of 14 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: 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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Just add one Chinese sister / by Patricia McMahon and Cono Clarke McCarthy ; illustrated by Karen A. Jerome.
Description: [32] p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Publisher: Honesdale, PA : Boyds Mills Press, 2005.
12 of 12 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
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Saffy's angel / by Hilary McKay.
Description: 152 p. ; 20 cm.
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2003, c2001.
9 of 13 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: After learning that she was adopted, thirteen-year-old Saffron's relationship with her eccentric, artistic family changes, until they help her go back to Italy where she was born to find a special momento of her past.
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The White Swan express : a story about adoption / by Jean Davies Okimoto and Elaine M. Aoki ; illustrated by Meilo So.
Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Clarion Books, 2002.
10 of 10 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
Summary: 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.
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