The White Swan Express
Across North America, people in four different homes prepare for a special trip to China, while four baby girls in China await their new adoptive parents.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Adoption; Single parent; Interracial; Gay/Lesbian; adopted babies; adoptive families; international adoption; single mother; interracial family; lesbians; lesbian mothers; lesbian adults; same-sex parents
Chinese / White
Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2003, Highly Commended
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2003
Capitol Choices, 2002 Ages (7-11)
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2003
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Choices, 2003 Picture Books For Older Children
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2003
daughters; infants; China; baby supplies; traveling; feelings
Aoki, Elaine M. and Okimoto, Jean Davies, "The White Swan Express" (2002). Diverse Families. 429.