Child of Many Colors: Stories of Transracial Adoption [NOOK Book]

Overview

Transracial adoption has been a hot topic in the media for years, but the real evidence of successful adoptions is found in the everyday lives of adoptive kids and parents. The need for good parenting, unconditional love, and the joy of belonging to a family are universal. And now you can celebrate that joy with these inspiring stories from real transracial families. Shannon Guymon knows from personal experience the difficulties that adoptive parents face, but she also knows how rewarding building your own unique...

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Child of Many Colors: Stories of Transracial Adoption

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Overview

Transracial adoption has been a hot topic in the media for years, but the real evidence of successful adoptions is found in the everyday lives of adoptive kids and parents. The need for good parenting, unconditional love, and the joy of belonging to a family are universal. And now you can celebrate that joy with these inspiring stories from real transracial families. Shannon Guymon knows from personal experience the difficulties that adoptive parents face, but she also knows how rewarding building your own unique family can be. Join in the laughter, the tears, and all the hugs and kisses that come with belonging to a forever family-no matter what that family looks like.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000223031
  • Publisher: Cedar Fort, Incorporated/CFI Distribution
  • Publication date: 4/8/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 559,049
  • File size: 911 KB

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments viii

Preface ix

1 Matt & Shannon Guymon's Story 1

2 Colin & Jen's Story 11

3 Mike & Maureen's Story 17

4 Pete & Angie's Story 21

5 Scott & Marci's Story 25

6 David & Kristin's Story 33

7 Ken & Kathryn's Story 36

8 Ivan & Melissa's Story 44

9 Greg & Stephanie's Story 46

10 Alicia & Mike's Story 49

11 Nels & Amber's Story 63

12 Mat & Shelly's Story 67

13 Jeremy & Lyndsey's Story 75

14 Jonathan & Trisha's Story 79

15 Matt & Susan's Story 83

16 Matt & Martha's Story 88

Helpful Information 97

Sources 99

About the Author 101

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