Friday, August 11, 2017

Adoption Book Suggestions

Below is a list of books given to me during my first interview towards adopt.

 20 Things Adopted Children Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew Sherry Eldridge

 20 Life Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to Make Sherry Eldridge

Adopting the Hurt Child Regina Kupecky and Gregory Keck

Parenting the Hurt Child Regina Kupecky and Gregory Keck

Parenting Your Adopted Older Child: How to Overcome the Unique Challenges and Raise a Happy and Healthy Child Brenda McCreight

The Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child Nancy Newton Verrier

Attaching in Adoption Deborah Gray

My Family, My Journey a memory book

Adoption is a Family Affair--What Relatives and Friends Must Know Patricia Irwin Johnstton

Telling the Truth to Your Adopted or Foster Child: Making Sense of the Past Betsy Keefer & Jayne E. Schooler

When Love is Not Enough a Guide to Parenting Children with RAD--Reactive Attachment Disorder Nancy L. Thomas

The Connected Child Dr. Kayrn Purvis


Hold on to Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More than Peers Gordon Neufeld & Gabor Mate

The Explosive Child Ross W. Greene

Children's books

How I Was Adopted Joanna Cole

Horace Holly Keller

My family is Forever Nancy Carlson

We Belong Together: A Book about Adoption and Families Todd Parr

I Wished for You: An Adoption Story Marianne Richmond