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Helping Kids Cope: Adoption
Stories about special ways children come to their families.
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  Cover Art: Motherbridge of Love Motherbridge of Love
Through the exchanges between a little girl and her adoptive parent, this book offers an inspiring message to adoptive parents and children all over the world.
Easy Nonfiction Book 811.6 M856
  Cover Art: When You Were Born in Vietnam Bartlett, Therese.
When You Were Born in Vietnam
A memory book for children adopted from Vietnam
Easy Nonfiction Book 362.734 B
  Cover Art: Jin Woo Bunting, Eve
Jin Woo
Davey is dubious about having a new adopted brother from Korea, but when he finds out that his parents still love him, he decides that having a baby brother will be fine.
Easy Picture Book BUNTING
  Cover Art: My Family is Forever Carlson, Nancy L.
My Family is Forever
A young girl recounts how she came to be part of an adoptive family.
Easy Picture Book CARLSON
  Cover Art: Sisters Caseley, Judith
Sisters
When Melissa's parents adopt Kika from another country, the two girls learn about being sisters.
Easy Picture Book CASELEY
  Cover Art: Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born Curtis, Jamie Lee
Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born
A young girl asks her parents to tell her again the cherished family story about her birth and adoption.
Easy Picture Book CURTIS
  Cover Art: The Coffee Can Kid Czech, Jan M.
The Coffee Can Kid
Six-year-old Annie asks the father who adopted her to once more tell the story of how she came to America from Korea.
Easy Picture Book CZECH
  Cover Art: A New Barker in the House De Paola, Tomie
A New Barker in the House
Twins Moffie and Morgie are excited when they hear that their family is adopting a 3-year-old Hispanic boy.
Easy Picture Book DE PAOLA
  Cover Art: Star of the Week : a Story of Love Adoption and Brownies with Sprinkles Friedman, Darlene
Star of the Week : a Story of Love Adoption and Brownies with Sprinkles
As her turn to be Star of the Week in her kindergarten class approaches, Cassidy Li puts together a poster with pictures of her family, friends, and pets, and wonders about her birthparents in China.
Easy Picture Book FRIEDMA
  Cover Art: You're Not My Real Mother! Friedrich, Molly.
You're Not My Real Mother!
After an adoptive mother tells her daughter all the reasons that she is her real mother, the young girl realizes that her mother is right, even though they do not look alike.
Easy Picture Book FRIEDRICH
  Cover Art: Our Twitchy Gray, Kes
Our Twitchy
A little bunny named Twitchy discovers that there's something special about his family: he was adopted by a cow and a horse.
Easy Picture Book GRAY
  Cover Art: Ten Days and Nine Nights : an Adoption Story Heo, Yumi
Ten Days and Nine Nights : an Adoption Story
A young girl eagerly awaits the arrival of her newly-adopted sister from Korea, while her whole family prepares.
Easy Picture Book HEO
  Cover Art: A Mother for Choco Kasza, Keiko
A Mother for Choco
A lonely little bird named Choco searches for a mother until he is adopted by Mother Bear.
Easy Picture Book KASZA
  Cover Art: Horace Keller, Holly.
Horace
Horace, an adopted child, realizes that being part of a family depends on how you feel and not how you look.
Easy Picture Book KELLER
  Cover Art: We See the Moon Kitze, Carrie A.
We See the Moon
A story written from the children's perspective, asking the questions that dwell in their hearts about their birth parents. It helps children use the moon as a private tool to connect with a family that is always with them in their hearts.
Easy Picture Book KITZE
  Cover Art: A China Adoption Story : Mommy Why Do We Look Different? Koh, Frances M.
A China Adoption Story : Mommy Why Do We Look Different?
An adoptive mother patiently answers her adopted Chinese daughter's questions about where she came from, why she looks different from her adoptive mother, and why her biological mother may have placed her in an orphanage in China to be adopted.
Easy Picture Book KOH
  Cover Art: Bringing Asha Home Krishnaswami, Uma
Bringing Asha Home
Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new baby sister from India.
Easy Picture Book KRISHNA
  Cover Art: Megan's Birthday Tree : a Story About Open Adoption Lears, Laurie
Megan's Birthday Tree : a Story About Open Adoption
Every year on Megan's birthday, her birth mother, Kendra, sends a picture of the tree she planted the day Megan was born, so when Kendra decides to get married and move to a new house, Megan worries that she will be forgotten.
Easy Picture Book LEARS
  Cover Art: Every Year On Your Birthday Lewis, Rose A.
Every Year On Your Birthday
Each year on the birthday of her adopted Chinese daughter, a mother recalls the moments they have shared, from the first toy to the friends left behind in China.
Easy Picture Book LEWIS
  Cover Art: I Love You Like Crazy Cakes Lewis, Rose A.
I Love You Like Crazy Cakes
A woman describes how she went to China to adopt a special baby girl.
Easy Picture Book LEWIS
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