Collection: Adoption

Here is a selection of books from our collection about adoption, both international and domestic, featuring adopted children and their families. These titles are only a sample of what you can find in our full collection. To see more, use the search box to type “adoption,” or use the filtered search on the left-hand bar: go to “Content” section and click “Diverse Family.”

A thirst for home


by Christine Ieronimo and Eric Velasquez

"Alemitu lives with her mother in a poor village in Ethiopia, where she must walk miles for water and hunger roars in her belly. Even though life is difficult, she dreams of someday knowing more about the world. When her mother has no choice but to leave her at an orphanage to give her a chance at a better life, an American family adopts Alemitu"--|cProvided by publisher

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