|Bashista||Mishka: An Adoption Tale|
Mo, a teddy bear in an airport gift shop, is chosen to be best friends with a young boy who is about to find a new home and family.
Davey is dubious about having a new adopted brother from Korea, but when he finds his parents still love him, he decides that having a brother will be fine.
|Carlson||My Family Is Forever|
A young girl recounts how she came to be part of an adoptive family.
When Melissa's parents adopt Kika from another country, the two girls learn about being sisters.
|Clark||Sweet Moon Baby|
The moon watches over a baby girl in China whose parents love her but cannot take care of her and guides a childless couple from far away to their new daughter.
|Cole||How I Was Adopted: Samantha's Story|
A young girl tells the story of how she came to her parents through adoption.
|De Paola||A New Barker in the House|
Twins Moffie and Morgie are excited when they hear that their family is adopting a three-year-old Hispanic boy.
|JE De Paola|
|Friedman||Star of the Week|
As her turn to be the kindergarten "Star of the Week", Cassidy-Li puts together a poster with pictures.
|Heo||Ten Days and Nine Nights|
A young girl eagerly awaits the arrival of her newly adopted sister from Korea while her whole family prepares.
|Hojer||Heart of Mine: A Story of Adoption|
An inspiring story of the creation of a family when two people embark on a wondrous journey to bring a little girl home.
|Lewis||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.
|Lewis||I Love You Like Crazy Cakes|
A woman describes how she went to China to adopt a special baby girl. Based on the author's own experiences.
|Lin||The Red Thread|
A sad king and queen find joy and happiness after a mysterious red thread leads them to a baby waiting to be adopted.
|McDonnell||Goyangi Means Cat|
An understanding cat helps a young Korean girl adjust to her new home in America.
|Okimoto||The White Swan Express: A Story About Adoption|
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.
|Pettit||Yafi's Family: An Ethiopian Boy's Journey of Love, Loss and Adoption|
Yafi's family recalls his adoption from Ethiopia with stories, memories and photographs.
|Stoeke||Waiting for May|
A young boy looks forward to the day when a new sister, who will be adopted from China, joins his family.
|Sugarman||Rebecca's Journey Home|
Mr. and Mrs. Stein and their young sons, Gabe and Jacob, adopt a baby girl from Vietnam.
Nini remembers hearing a soft voice promising her a loving home.
|Thomas||The Red Blanket|
Tells the story of a single woman who goes to China to adopt a baby.
|Young||My Mei Mei|
Antonia gets her wish when her parents return to China to bring home a Mei Mei, or younger sister, for her.
|Cummings||Three Names of Me|
A girl adopted from China explains that her three names--one her birth mother whispered in her ear, one the babysitters at her orphanage called her, and one her American parents gave her--are each an important part of who she is.
|J Illus. Cummings|
Last Updated: 10/15
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