DIVerse Families
 
Made in China: A Story of Adoption

Title

Made in China: A Story of Adoption

Illustrator

Kristin Blackwood

Publisher

VanitaBooks

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780980016239

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Made in China tells the story of a girl adopted into an American family and the problems she encounters with her older sister. With help from her father, the adopted sister learns the value of her Chinese beginnings. Later the girls accept their differences and embrace the joy that comes from a loving family.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive family; adoptive sister; international adoption; interracial family

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Keywords

sisters; stories in rhyme; cleaning; made in China; broom; dolls; older sister

Diversity Impact

direct

Made in China: A Story of Adoption


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