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; interracial adoption; international adoption; adoptive family
Chinese / White
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition,2001 H.W. Wilson
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,2001 National Council for the Social Studies NCSS
questions; curiosity; birth mother; China
Peacock, Carol Antoinette, "Mommy Far, Mommy Near: An Adoption Story" (2000). DIVerse Families. 605.