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Yafis Family: An Ethiopian Boys Journey of Love, Loss and Adoption

Title

Yafis Family: An Ethiopian Boys Journey of Love, Loss and Adoption

Illustrator

Jay Spivey Gilchrist

Publisher

Amharic Kids

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780979748141

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Yafi's family recalls his adoption from Ethiopia with stories, memories, and photographs.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD660L

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; interracial adoption; international adoption

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

adoption

Keywords

grandparent and child; Ethopia

Diversity Impact

direct

Yafis Family: An Ethiopian Boys Journey of Love, Loss and Adoption

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