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[Book Review] The Adoption Club: Therapeutic Workbook Series

[Book Review] The Adoption Club: Therapeutic Workbook Series

A versatile tool to help adoptees work through feelings and find their voice.

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[Book Review] Two Dads

A children's book celebrating the love that bonds LGBT families, told from the perspective of an adopted child.

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The Boy Who Built a Wall Around Himself

[Book Review] The Boy Who Built a Wall Around Himself

AF's editors review The Boy Who Built a Wall Around Himself, a story to help teach adoptive children that it's OK to let their defenses down and trust.

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[Book Review] Dear Adoptive Parents, Things You Need to Know — Right Now!

Madeleine Melcher encourages parents to support their children anyway they can.

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[Book Review] The Hundred-Year Flood

This debut novel by a Korean adoptee explores love, loss, and finding yourself across the world.

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[Book Review] Bastards

In this memoir, Mary Anna King details her complex relationship with her mother, her siblings, and the grandparents who adopted her.

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[Book Review] Flip the Script

Lost Daughters, a collaborative writing project focused on female adoptees, has added another gem to their collection.

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[Book Review] Three More Words

Published nearly ten years after her debut memoir, Three More Words offers a closer look at Ashley Rhodes-Courter's tumultuous journey through foster care.

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[Book Review] Everything You Ever Wanted

Everything You Ever Wanted is a touching reflection on infertility, adoption, and the duality of feeling "wanted" and "unwanted" as an adopted child.

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[Book Review] In Their Voices: Black Americans on Transracial Adoption

Rhonda Roorda delivers another masterpiece to her "In Their Voices" series.

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[Book Review] You Belong

An elephant named Hope guides young children through adoption's big questions in this delightful book.

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[Book Review] Dear Wonderful You, Letters to Adopted & Foster Youth

Adoptees write letters to other adoptees, exploring the unique feelings that only one who was adopted could understand.

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[Book Review] Paloma the Possible

Paloma the Possible is a heartwarming collaged book, encouraging the most common questions adoptees have.

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[Book Review] The Year She Left Us

Kathryn Ma's ambitious debut novel about a Chinese girl adopted by a Chinese-American family tackles race, identity, and "luck."

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Books about adoption 2016

Noteworthy New Reads Published in 2015

Need something to add to your reading list? Check out our editor-curated list of the most noteworthy books about adoption from 2015.

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