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Motherbridge of Love

Title

Motherbridge of Love

Authors

Xinran .

Illustrator

Josse Masse

Publisher

Barefoot Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781782850403

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Single parent; Interracial; interrnational adoption; interracial adoption; single mother

Annotation

Featured in Time Magazine's Top Ten Children's Books of 2007, this beautiful poem celebrates the bond between parent and adopted child in a special way. Through the exchanges, between a little girl born in China and her adoptive parent, this title offers a poignant and inspiring message to adoptive parents and children all over the world.

Grade Level

PK-1, K-3

Family Formation

single mother

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

Asian / White

Awards

Best Books for Kids and Teens, 2008; Nautilus Book Award, 2008, Silver, Children's Illustrated Book

Keywords

birth mothers; love; family life; bond

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Motherbridge of Love

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