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  • A Practical Guide to Fostering Lawby Lynn Davis

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2011; US$ 36.95

    This book is an accessible, jargon-free guide to the key elements of the law that concern foster carers and the professionals who work with them. It aims to help foster carers understand where they fit into the complex web of regulations surrounding childcare and to demystify the jargon and terminology which is often used but rarely explained. more...

  • Adoption For Dummiesby Tracy Barr; Katrina Carlisle

    Wiley 2011; US$ 21.99 US$ 20.01

    You hear all sorts of things said or implied about adoption. Some information comes from people who know a lot about it, while some comes from people who don’t know anything about it but make assumptions anyway. Some comes from people whose experiences have been good; some from those whose experiences have been bad. The result? Enough conflicting... more...

  • The Lost Child of Philomena Leeby Martin Sixsmith

    Pan Macmillan 2010; US$ 11.40

    When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent at Roscrea in Co. Tipperary to be looked after as a fallen woman. She cared for her baby for three years until the Church took him from her and sold him, like countless others, to America for adoption. Coerced into signing a document promising never to attempt... more...

  • Letter To Louiseby Pauline Collins

    Transworld 2012; US$ 14.09

    In 1964, in a bare room in Waterloo, a young actress gave her baby for adoption.They were to be parted for more than twenty years.The actress was Pauline Collins.The baby was her daughter Louise. Letter to Louise is a poignant, yet often funny, memoir of the months leading up to that day in Waterloo.In it, Pauline Collins recalls the idyllic time... more...

  • The Mothersby Jennifer Gilmore

    Scribner 2013; US$ 18.99

    Poignant, raw, and insightful, Jennifer Gilmore?s third novel is an unforgettable story of love, family, and motherhood. With a ?voice [that is] at turns wise and barbed with sharp humor? ( Vanity Fair ) , Gilmore lays bare the story of one couple?s ardent desire for a child and their emotional journey through adoption. Jesse and Ramon are a loving... more...

  • The Modern Family Survival Guideby Nigel Latta

    Penguin Random House New Zealand 2013; US$ 21.64

    TV presenter, bestselling author and psychologist Nigel Latta gives common-sense and amusing answers to the complex issues surrounding today's family in its many and varied forms. Utilising both the best current research about stepfamilies and over two decades of clinical experience, Nigel traverses the dilemmas and questions that modern family life... more...

  • Lesbian Step Familiesby Ellen Cole; Esther D Rothblum; Janet M Wright

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95

    Lesbian Step Families: An Ethnography of Love explores five lesbian step families?definitions of the step parent role and how they accomplish parenting tasks, cope with homophobia, and define and interpret their experiences. An intensive feminist qualitative study, the book offers guidelines for counselors and lesbian step families for creating healthy,... more...

  • An American Familyby Michael Galluccio; Jon Galluccio; David Groff

    St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 7.39

    What makes a family? Love makes a family. An American Family is the story of Jon and Michael Galluccio, two gay men who become foster parents to Adam, a premature baby, born with the AIDS virus and addicted to crack, heroin, marijuana, and alcohol. While nursing Adam through the many medical emergencies of his first year and surviving the daily... more...

  • One Perfect Dayby Diane Burke; Steve Orlandi

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 24.99

    The moment Diane Burke, an author and mother of two grown sons, received an unexpected certified letter in the mail, she had no idea her life would be shaken to its core. Memories of a past she had buried more than forty years ago suddenly resurfaced and she wasn't prepared to deal with them. Steve Orlandi, happily married, father of two and step-father... more...

  • The Whole Life Adoption Bookby Thomas Atwood; Jayne Schooler

    The Navigators 2014; US$ 17.99

    Authors Jayne E. Schooler and Thomas C. Atwood share insights into every aspect of adoption. This powerful resource addresses the needs and concerns facing adoptive parents while offering encouragement for the journey ahead. more...