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The Mulberry Bird: An Adoption Story

Title

The Mulberry Bird: An Adoption Story

Illustrator

Angela Marchetti

Publisher

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781849059336

Pages

47 pages

Genre

animal realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Although she loves her baby very much, a young mother bird gives him up for adoption because she is unable to give him the home which he needs.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adoptive family

Main Character

female bird

Race/Ethnicities

Birds

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Keywords

birth mother; birds; nest; protection; storm; trees

Diversity Impact

direct

The Mulberry Bird: An Adoption Story

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