At Home in This World: A China Adoption Story

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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 experiences.

The book addresses the underlying feelings and emotions that color the world of the China adoptee:At Home in This World effectively describes and empowers a young girl looking for acknowledgement, empathy and emotional validation. It also enables pre-teen readers to put their ...

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Overview

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 experiences.

The book addresses the underlying feelings and emotions that color the world of the China adoptee:At Home in This World effectively describes and empowers a young girl looking for acknowledgement, empathy and emotional validation. It also enables pre-teen readers to put their early lives into perspective, while emphasizing the supportive love that encircles them within their own families.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780972624411
  • Publisher: EMK Press
  • Publication date: 10/28/2004
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,053,082
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Jean MacLeod is a free-lance writer who has been published in Adoptive Families Magazine, Adoption Today and in the China adoption book Passage to the Heart. She has co-developed and facilitates a series of parent education workshops on adoptive family issues, and is a mother to three extraordinary daughters.
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