The Holidays Are Quickly Approaching, Books Are Welcomed Gifts

For young children and for friends and family to read to their children:

Susan and Gordon Adopt a Baby illustrated by Joe Mathieu*

Tell Me a Real Adoption Story by Betty Jean Lifton*

For families to read to children where there is birth and adopted siblings:

Sam’s Sister by Juliet C. Bond

For families to read to children who have regular visits with their birth family:

Rain or Shine by Hilary Horder Hippely

For adults:

My 2 current favorite books that make sense of the complicated world of adoption:

Hospitious Adoption by my friend and mentor~ James L. Gritter

The Family of Adoption by another friend and mentor~ Joyce Maguire Pavao

A great holiday gift to give to your friends and family:

A subscription to the Adoptive Families Magazine ~

*books are out of print but may be found on

Other books are available on or

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