Mommy Far, Mommy Near: An Adoption Story
Shawn Costello Brownell
Elizabeth, who was born in China, describes the family who has adopted her and tries to sort out her feelings for her unknown mother.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive family; interracial adoption; international adoption
Asian (Chinese) / White
adoptive mother and father
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2001 Contemporary Concerns
questions; curiosity; birth mother; China; China's one child policy; sibling; feelings
Peacock, Carol Antoinette, "Mommy Far, Mommy Near: An Adoption Story" (2000). Diverse Families. 605.