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Miles from Nowhere

Nami Mun

Teenage Joon is a Korean immigrant living in the Bronx of the 1980s. Her parents have crumbled under the weight of her father?s infidelity; he has left the family, and…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles, Parenting, Parenting Teens, General Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Transracial Adoption

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Foundling, The

Mary Gauthier

Music written by an adoptee, shares her story through powerful songs on this soundtrack

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Children's Titles, Teen Titles, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, International Adoption, Relative Adoption, Search and Reunion, Transracial Adoption

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Gulliver’s Travels

Jonathan Swift

For generations, readers have enjoyed classic literature. They have delighted in the romance of Jane Austen, thrilled at the adventures of Jules Verne, and pondered the lessons of Aesop. Introduce…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles

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Benni & Victoria

Patricia H. Aust

Ten-year old Benni Rameriz can't live with his mother anymore. Victoria, the ghost who haunts his school, can't find out what happened to hers. As Benni struggles to find the…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles

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Horses for Dummies

Audrey Pavia

Train, care for, and have fun with your horse If you're crazy about horses, this hands-on guide is all you need to giddy up and go. Featuring updates on breeds,…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles

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6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make, The

Sean Covey

In The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make, Sean Covey, author of the international bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, gives teens the strong advice they need…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles

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Privilege of Youth, The

Dave Pelzer

From A Child Called “It” to The Lost Boy, from A Man Named Dave to Help Yourself, Dave Pelzer’s inspirational books have helped countless others triumph over hardship and misfortune.…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles, Parenting, Parenting Teens

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Do You Have What It Takes? A Comprehensive Guide to Success After Foster Care

Teens Who Have Been There (Edited by Kendra Hurley)

Do You Have What It Takes? is a new resource for helping teens succeed after foster care. This survival manual for teens, mentors, foster parents, staff, and CASAs is written…...

Children's Titles, Growing Up Adopted, Teen Titles, Parenting, Parenting Teens

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Shiloh

Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Marty will do anything to save his new friend Shiloh in this Newbery Medal–winning novel from Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. When Marty Preston comes across a young beagle in the hills…...

Children's Titles, Growing Up Adopted, Teen Titles

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You Decide! Making Responsible Choices

Jean Bunnell

How do I fit in with my family? Do I go along with the crowd so I'm not an oddball? What's my life all about? These are but a few…...

Children's Titles, Teen Titles, Parenting, Parenting Teens, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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