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Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wished Their Adoptive Parents Knew


Author :

Sherrie Eldridge

Chapter Outline:

Part one is entitled: "Adoption Through the Eyes of a Child", a section of this chapter is devoted to the hidden losses of adoption. Part two is an in-depth discussion of the "Twenty Things" adoptive parents need to know. Included is an appendix which holds listings of organizations, support groups, a reading list, and audio/video tapes for further information .

Number of Pages :


Dates for discussion:

The Book Club will be reading this book from April 19 - June 1, 2004.

We will have discussions in the Book Club folder located in the Adoption Forum throughout this time period.

Final Thoughts :

The author, Sherrie Eldridge, shared with me that the book is very deep reading, but like "preventative medicine for adoptive parenting".
I'm excited to be reading this book with all of you.

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