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The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale

Title

The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale

Authors

Grace Lin

Publisher

Albert Whitman & Co

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2007

ISBN

9780807569221

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adoptive parents

Annotation

A sad king and queen find joy and happiness after a mysterious red thread leads them to a baby waiting to be adopted.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Awards

Kirkus Book Review Stars, August 15,2007

Keywords

folklore; fairy tale; king and queen; red thread

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

The Red Thread: An Adoption Fairy Tale

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