Resources: Adoption

A is for Adoption


Center for Adoption Support and Education

Celebrate Adoption Inc.

World Association for Children & Parents


Adoptive Families magazine

Books for Parents

Adoption is a Family Affair! – What Relatives and Friends Must Know by Patricia Irwin Johnston (Perspective Press, 2001)

Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today’s Parent by Deborah Gray (Perspectives Press, 2002)

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Telling the Truth to Your Adopted or Foster Child: Making Sense of the Past by Jayne Schooler and Betsy Keefer (Bergin & Garvey, 2002)

Books for Adopted Children

p/book_id=10397320/search=A Mother for Choco/st=product/sv=title" class="featuredlink">A Mother for Choco by Keiko Kasza (Scott Foresman, 1996)

p?book_id=11054967&search=Adoption+Is+for+Always" target="_blank" class="featuredlink">Adoption Is for Always by Linda Walvoord Girard, illustrated by Judith Friedman(Albert Whitman & Co., 1991)

Why Was I Adopted? by Carole Livingston, illustrated by Aurthur Robins (Carol Publications Group, 1997)

Books for Siblings

Emma’s Yucky Brother by Jean Little, illustrated by Jennifer Plecas (HarperCollins Children’s Books, 2001)

Real for Sure Sister by Ann Angel (Perspectives Press, 1991)

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