Red Thread Sisters
This novel, by Carol Antoinette Peacock, offers a "story of friendship, family, and love. Wen has spent the first eleven years of her life at an orphanage in rural China . . . [with] her best friend, Shu Ling. When Wen is adopted by an American couple, she struggles . . . knowing that Shu Ling remains back at the orphanage, alone. Wen knows that her best friend deserves a family and a future, too. But finding a home for Shu Ling isn't easy, and time is running out."
Family Relationships; Adoption; interracial adoption; international adoption
Chinese / White
South Carolina Children's Book Award
Nominee South Carolina
Chinese Americans; family life; friendship
Peacock, Caro Antoinette, "Red Thread Sisters" (2012). DIVerse Families. 338.