All the sweeter: families share their stories of adopting from foster care

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She Writes Press,
Pub. Date:
2019.
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English
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Twelve families share stories of the triumph and heartache that accompanies adopting children from the US foster care system.
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9781631524950
163152495
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Grouping Title all the sweeter families share their stories of adopting from foster care
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display_description All the Sweeter tells the stories of families who have adopted one or more children from the US foster care system. Each of the twelve families interviewed has a dedicated chapter in which at least one representative tells their family?s adoption story. Woven through these stories are topical chapters that explore the common challenges these families face, including the complications that accompany transracial adoptions, helping children understand adoption, relationships with birth parents, and raising a traumatized child. Each year, over 50,000 children are adopted from the US Foster Care System. Informative and diverse in scope, All the Sweeter provides a resource to families considering adoption, families in the process of adoption, and families who have already adopted children from foster care?with the ultimate goal of facilitating a better life for the children they bring into their lives. --from Amazon.
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subject_facet Adoption -- United States, Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States, Foster children -- Care -- United States, Foster home care -- United States, Foster parents -- United States
title_display All the sweeter : families share their stories of adopting from foster care
title_full All the sweeter : families share their stories of adopting from foster care / Jean Minton
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title_sub families share their stories of adopting from foster care