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Just Add One Chinese Sister: An Adoption Story

Title

Just Add One Chinese Sister: An Adoption Story

Illustrator

Karen A. Jerome

Publisher

Boyd Mills Press Inc.

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9781563979897

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Claire and her mother are working together on a scrapbook as they relive their first days and hours together following Claire's arrival from her birth home in China.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD520L

Diversity Topics

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

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Awards

Parents' Choice Award, 2005, Recommended, Non Fiction
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006

Keywords

brothers and sisters; Chinese American children; scrapbook; journal; meeting for the first time; dog; emotions

Diversity Impact

direct

Just Add One Chinese Sister: An Adoption Story


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