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Wonderful You – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Wonderful You, an Adoption Story Author: Lauren McLaughlin Illustrator: Meilo So Publisher: Random House, 2017 Ages: 3-7 Themes: adoption,  families       Opening: In a faraway land lived a lady in blue with a babe in her tummy named Wonderful You Synopsis: This … Continue reading

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In Our Mothers’ House – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Tilte: In Our Mothers’ House Author/illustrator: Patricia Polacco Published by Philomel Books Ages: 7-11 Themes: multi-cultural adoption, family life, community, lesbians, mothers Opening Lines: When my mothers told me about how they brought me home to live with them shortly after I was … Continue reading

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Picture Book Perfect Friday – And Tango makes Three

And Tango Makes Three Written by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, illustrated by Henry Cole Publishers : Simon and Schuster April 2005 Ages 3-8   Themes : penguins, zoos, love as the basis of family life , tolerance, adoption, diversity, homosexuality … Continue reading

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