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6 edition of A China Adoption Story found in the catalog.

A China Adoption Story

Frances M. Koh

A China Adoption Story

Why Mommy Do We Look Different

by Frances M. Koh

  • 190 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by East West Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China,
  • Intercountry adoption,
  • Interracial adoption,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnne Sibley O"Brien (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11626648M
    ISBN 100960609091
    ISBN 109780960609093
    OCLC/WorldCa47802548


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"You've Come a Long Way, Baby: A China Adoption Story" is a poignant, heartfelt, and frequently humorous chronicle of one couple's emotional adoption journey, including the decision to adopt, persistence through years of waiting, an anxiety filled two-week "adventure" in China where they met their little girl for the first time, and the challenges faced along the way/5(9).

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At Home in This World effectively describes and empowers a young girl At Home in This World is the honest, lyrical reflection of a pre-adolescent girl on what she knows of her adoption from China, and the strength she gains from her acceptance of her bittersweet experience/5.

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