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We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

Title

We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

Authors

Linda Walvoord

Illustrator

Linda Shute

Publisher

Albert Whitman

Publication Year

1989

ISBN

97116269841

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

Korean / White

Family Formation

adoption

Awards

100 Magnificent Children s Books,2014 School Library Journal

Keywords

children's stories

Diversity Impact

direct

We Adopted You, Benjamin Koo

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