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We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

Title

We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

Authors

Linda Walvoord

Illustrator

Linda Shute

Publisher

Albert Whitman

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1989

ISBN

97116269841

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; international adoption; interracial adoption

Annotation

Nine-year-old Benjamin Koo Andrews, adopted from Korea as an infant, describes what it's like to grow up adopted from another country.

Grade Level

PK-1

Family Formation

adoption

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Korean / White

Awards

100 Magnificent Children s Books,2014 School Library Journal

Keywords

children's stories

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

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