DIVerse Families
 
We are Adopted

Title

We are Adopted

Illustrator

Rosa Maria Curto

Publisher

Barron's

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9780764137877

Pages

35 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

An adopted girl welcomes her baby brother whom her parents have also adopted from Russia, and she describes the reasons for adoption, what life is like as an adopted child, and her interactions with other adopted children.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adopted baby; adoptive parents; international adoption

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

White (Russian American)

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Keywords

siblings; airport; brother; Russia; picnic; birth countries; identity

Diversity Impact

direct

We are Adopted


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