Adoption books

Being Adopted The Lifelong Search for Self

Being Adopted

The Lifelong Search for Self
by David M. Brodzinsky, Marshall D. Schecter) and Robin Marantz Henig

The Girls Who Went Away

The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade
by Ann Fessler

Adopting the Hurt Child

Hope for Families with Special-Needs Kids – A Guide for Parents and Professionals
by Gregory Keck and‎ Regina Kupecky

e Baby Scoop Era: Unwed Mothers, Infant Adoption and Forced Surrender

The Baby Scoop Era

Unwed Mothers, Infant Adoption and Forced Surrender
by Karen Wilson-Buterbaugh

Lost Daughters: Writing Adoption From a Place of Empowerment and Peace

Lost Daughters

Writing Adoption From a Place of Empowerment and Peace
by Amanda H.L. Transue-Woolston, Julie Stromberg, Karen Pickell and Jennifer Anastasi

A Life Let Go: A Memoir and Five Birth Mother Stories of Closed Adoption

A Life Let Go

A Memoir and Five Birth Mother Stories of Closed Adoption
by Patricia Florin

Hole In My Heart: memoir and report from the fault lines of adoption

Hole In My Heart

Memoir and Report from the Fault Lines of Adoption
by Lorraine Dusky

One Perfect Day: A Mother and Son's Story of Adoption and Reunion

One Perfect Day

A Mother and Son’s Story of Adoption and Reunion
by Diane Burke and Steve Orlandi

The Baby Thief: The Untold Story of Georgia Tann, the Baby Seller Who Corrupted Adoption

The Baby Thief

The Untold Story of Georgia Tann, the Baby Seller Who Corrupted Adoption
by Barbara Bisantz Raymond

Ithaka: A Daughter's Memoir of Being Found

Ithaka

A Daughter’s Memoir of Being Found
by Sarah Saffian

Pieces of Me: Who do I Want to Be

Pieces of Me

Who do I Want to Be
Edited by Robert L. Ballard

Are We There Yet?: Adopting and Raising 22 Kids!

Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?: Adopting and Raising 22 Kids!
by Sue Badeau and Hector Badeau

Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow

Parenting the Hurt Child

Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow
by Gregory Keck and Regina Kupecky

Love Me, Feed Me: The Adoptive Parent’s Guide to Ending the Worry About Weight, Picky Eating, Power Struggles and More

Love Me, Feed Me

The Adoptive Parent’s Guide to Ending the Worry About Weight, Picky Eating, Power Struggles and More
by Katja Rowell M.D.

Adoption Nation: How the Adoption Revolution is Transforming Our Families -- and America

Adoption Nation

How the Adoption Revolution is Transforming Our Families — and America
by Adam Pertman

Twice Born: Memoirs of an Adopted Daughter

Twice Born

Twice Born: Memoirs of an Adopted Daughter
by Betty Jean Lifton

One Child: The Story of China's Most Radical Experiment

One Child

The Story of China’s Most Radical Experiment
by Mei Fong

Ambiguous Loss: Learning to Live with Unresolved Grief

Ambiguous Loss

Learning to Live with Unresolved Grief
by Pauline Boss

Wanting a Child: Twenty-Two Writers on their Difficult But Mostly Successful Quests for Parenthood in a High-Tech Age

Wanting a Child

Twenty-Two Writers on their Difficult But Mostly Successful Quests for Parenthood in a High-Tech Age

The Open Adoption Experience: A Complete Guide for Adoptive and Birth Families--from Making the Decision Through the Child's Growing Years

The Open Adoption Experience

A Complete Guide for Adoptive and Birth Families–from Making the Decision Through the Child’s Growing Years
by Lois Ruskai Melina and Sharon Kaplan Roszia

To Have and Not to Hold: The Bonding of Two Mothers Through Adoption

To Have and Not to Hold

The Bonding of Two Mothers Through Adoption
by Lorri Benson with a Foreword by Phil Donahue

Welcoming Strangers

Nonviolent Re-parenting of Children in Foster Care
by Jane Hall Fitz-Gibbon and Andrew Fitz-Gibbon