An Mei's Strange and Wondrous Journey
A picture book illustrated by the award-winning artist of Lullaby Raft follows the life of a six-year-old orphaned girl born in China, who is adopted and brought to America, where she learns to adjust to her new, unfamiliar home.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive family; adoptive parents; adoptive mother; adoptive father; interracial/transracial adoption; international adoption; interracial family
female baby; female child
Asian (Chinese) / White
adoptive mother and father
Best Children's Books of the Year, 1999 Five to Nine Today
China; train; swan; journey; orphanage; babies; bamboo; wind; ice; beard; plane; ocean; panda; swing; mother; safety
Molnar-Fenton, Stephan, "An Mei's Strange and Wondrous Journey" (1998). Diverse Families. 1754.