[Book Review] Wanting a Daughter, Needing a Son

Susan Freivalds, founder of Adoptive Families, reviews Wanting a Daughter, Needing a Son, a book about the complexity of the one-child policy's impact on abandonment and adoption in China.


The questions that linger in the mind of most any adopted child are “Why?” “Why couldn’t they keep me?” “Why did I have to leave the place where I was born?”


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