Ben and the Sudden Too-Big Family
Farrar Strause Giroux
Until now, ten-year-old Ben has believed that life is made up of "all right" and "not all right" stuff, but when his father remarries and the couple adopts a Chinese baby, he wonders which kind of stuff will prevail.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Step parent; Interracial; international adoption; adopted baby; interracial family; interracial/transracial adoption; step mother
Asian (Chinese) / White
father and step mother
Children's Crown Award, 2009 - 2010
family life; new beginnings; China; new baby; big family; remarriage
Rodowsky, Colby, "Ben and the Sudden Too-Big Family" (2007). Diverse Families. 58.