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My New Family: A First Look at Adoption

Title

My New Family: A First Look at Adoption

Authors

Pat Thomas

Illustrator

Lesley Harker

Publisher

Barron's Educational Series

Publication Year

2003

ISBN

9780764124617

Pages

29 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picture book

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Explains adoption, the feelings of insecurity that such a situation may cause, and the nature of biological parents, adoptive parents, and foster parents.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Foster care; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive parents; interracial adoption; foster child; foster parents; interracial family

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Keywords

family life; love; confusion; older children; feelings; understanding; biological parents

Diversity Impact

direct

My New Family: A First Look at Adoption


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