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Product Description: Many adopted or foster children have complex, troubling, often painful pasts. This book provides parents and professionals with sound advice on how to communicate effectively about difficult and sensitive topics, providing concrete strategies for helping adopted and foster children make sense of the past so they can enjoy a healthy, well-adjusted future...read more

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9781440834042 | 2 edition (Praeger Pub Text, September 15, 2015), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Many adopted or foster children have complex, troubling, often painful pasts.

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Product Description: Many adopted or foster children have complex, troubling, often painful pasts. This book provides parents and professionals with sound advice on how to communicate effectively about difficult and sensitive topics, providing concrete strategies for helping adopted and foster children make sense of the past so they can enjoy a healthy, well-adjusted future...read more

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9781440842818 | 2 edition (Praeger Pub Text, September 15, 2015), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Many adopted or foster children have complex, troubling, often painful pasts.

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An intimate account of one woman's relinquishment of her daughter for adoption describes her experiences as an unwed teenage mother, the complexities of the adoption process, and her eventual reunion with her daughter

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9780387020389, titled "Handbuch Der Physik/Encyclopedia of Physics" | Springer Verlag, June 1, 1956, cover price $134.00 | also contains Handbuch Der Physik/Encyclopedia of Physics

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9780766062368 | Enslow Elementary, January 1, 2015, cover price $9.35
9780385485999, titled "Giving Away Simone: A Memoir" | Anchor Books, April 14, 1997, cover price $19.00 | also contains Giving Away Simone: A Memoir | About this edition: An intimate account of one woman's relinquishment of her daughter for adoption describes her experiences as an unwed teenage mother, the complexities of the adoption process, and her eventual reunion with her daughter

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9780766062351 | Enslow Elementary, January 1, 2015, cover price $23.94

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Examines the effects of adoption on adoptees, adoptive parents, and birth parents at every stage of life and concludes that adoption is still a worthy solution to a significant social problem.

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9780029270554, titled "The Adoption Life Cycle: The Children and Their Families Through the Years" | Free Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Examines the effects of adoption on adoptees, adoptive parents, and birth parents at every stage of life and concludes that adoption is still a worthy solution to a significant social problem
9780788193484 | Diane Pub Co, April 1, 1992, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Adoption has been heavily criticized recently as an outdated social institution.

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Product Description: In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v...read more

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9781594200946 | Penguin USA, May 4, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book brings to light the lives of 1.

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9780143038979 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, June 26, 2007), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Describes how countless single women were compelled to give up their children for adoption in the years prior to Roe v.

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9781439559987 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 8, 2008), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v.

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Product Description: While miracles in reproductive technology have brought joy to millions, those very advances have plunged many couples into an unrelenting cycle of hope and heartbreak. One failed attempt may lead to another and another―but how do you give up when there is always another doctor, another procedure holding out the possibility of conception and the child you yearn for? Brooks Hansen vividly captures the emotional turmoil he and his wife, Elizabeth, endured as they tried to conceive, the years their lives were put on hold, and the excruciating sense of loss...read more

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9781594868276 | Rodale Pr, May 27, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: While miracles in reproductive technology have brought joy to millions, those very advances have plunged many couples into an unrelenting cycle of hope and heartbreak.

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Product Description: Set during the sexual revolution of the sixties, this moving work recalls the decade's prodigious effect on a generation of Americans that came of age during that transformative time of changing mores. Janet Mason Ellerby follows the crooked path she took from a protected and privileged childhood and early adolescence to her unplanned pregnancy and banishment and to her daughter's birth and adoption...read more

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9780815608899 | Syracuse Univ Pr, September 30, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Set during the sexual revolution of the sixties, this moving work recalls the decade's prodigious effect on a generation of Americans that came of age during that transformative time of changing mores.

A critique of the consequences of policies enforced after World War II prior to Roe v. Wade, written by an adoptee, describes how countless single women were compelled to give up their children and how their situations were devastatingly compromised by the growing sexual revolution, limited birth control options, unrealistic social standards, and the unavailability of safe abortions. 60,000 first printing.

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9780143058656 | Unabridged edition (Viking Penguin Audio, May 4, 2006), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Describes how countless single women were compelled to give up their children for adoption in the years prior to Roe v.

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Experts debate the issues surrounding adoption, including discussions on family preservation, a child's identity, and adoption rights and policies. (view table of contents)
By Roman Espejo (editor)

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9780737707892 | Greenhaven Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $23.70 | About this edition: Experts debate the issues surrounding adoption, including discussions on family preservation, a child's identity, and adoption rights and policies.

Library:

9780737707908 | Greenhaven Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Experts debate the issues surrounding adoption, including discussions on family preservation, a child's identity, and adoption rights and policies.

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Product Description: Telling a child he or she is adopted can be a trying task, but this is only the first step. After becoming aware that he or she is adopted, the child will question the details of the adoption. The truth may reveal details that are painful and sometimes traumatic: a parent is in prison, a drug addict, or even a rapist...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780897896917 | Praeger Pub Text, July 30, 2000, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Telling a child he or she is adopted can be a trying task, but this is only the first step.

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Product Description: Birthmothers presents intimate and stirring accounts of more than seventy women who surrendered babies for adoption. It follows their lives long-term, from discovery of their pregnancies through the present, and identifies the Birthmother Syndrome a pattern of behavior and emotions resulting from surrender...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781556521928 | Chicago Review Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Seventy women share their feelings on what it was like to give up their child for adoption, and discuss the discovery of pregnancy, childbirth, raising subsequent children, and being found by the grown adopted child

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9780595006373 | Backinprint.Com, August 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Birthmothers presents intimate and stirring accounts of more than seventy women who surrendered babies for adoption.
9781556523007 | Chicago Review Pr, August 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Seventy women share their feelings on what it was like to give up their child for adoption, and discuss the discovery of pregnancy, childbirth, raising subsequent children, and being found by the grown adopted child

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Product Description: An indispensable resource to those families considering or affected by adoption, this book takes an informed look at adoption from a Jewish perspective and will prepare readers for the many unforeseen challenges that may arise. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780827606531 | Jewish Pubn Society, October 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An indispensable resource to those families considering or affected by adoption, this book takes an informed look at adoption from a Jewish perspective and will prepare readers for the many unforeseen challenges that may arise.

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An intimate account of one woman's relinquishment of her daughter for adoption describes her experiences as an unwed teenage mother, the complexities of the adoption process, and her eventual reunion with her daughter

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9780812924008 | Times Books, February 1, 1995, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: An intimate account of one woman's relinquishment of her daughter for adoption describes her experiences as an unwed teenage mother, the complexities of the adoption process, and her eventual reunion with her daughter

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9780385485999 | Anchor Books, April 14, 1997, cover price $19.00 | also contains Fun Halloween Crafts | About this edition: An intimate account of one woman's relinquishment of her daughter for adoption describes her experiences as an unwed teenage mother, the complexities of the adoption process, and her eventual reunion with her daughter

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Product Description: ADOPTION WISDOM offers insight and understanding of adoptees, birth parents, and adoptive parents. Includes chapters on Adoption Awareness, Basic Truths of Adoption, Search and Reunion, and an Ideal Adoption. ADOPTION WISDOM is a book for anyone who wants to kinow more about the lifelong impact of adoption...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781888511123 | Broken Branch Productions, May 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: ADOPTION WISDOM offers insight and understanding of adoptees, birth parents, and adoptive parents.

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Product Description: THE SEARCH FOR PAUL DAVID A birthmother's true story - and more. Includes search tips and search resources. Highlights strategies and obstacles in obtaining hospital, adoption, and birth records. Relates perspectives of other searchers, as well as their trials and triumphs in seeking lost kin...read more

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9781569011614 | Northwest Pub, December 1, 1994, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: THE SEARCH FOR PAUL DAVID A birthmother's true story - and more.

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Book by Johnston, Patricia Irwin (view table of contents)

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9780944934067 | Perspectives Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Book by Johnston, Patricia Irwin

Paperback:

9780944934104 | Perspectives Pr, November 1, 1994, cover price $14.00

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Product Description: Recent empirical work has shown that adopted children are more vulnerable to a host of psychological and school-related problems compared to their non-adopted peers. The rate of referral of adopted children to mental-health facilities is far above what would be expected given their representation in the general population...read more

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9780195048926 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 12, 1990, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In this volume David Brodzinsky, who has conducted one of the nation's largest studies of adopted children, and Marshall Schechter, a noted child psychiatrist who has been involved with adoption related issues for over forty years, have brought together a group of leading researchers from various disciplines to explore the complex interdisciplinary subject of adoption.

Paperback:

9780195082739 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 28, 1993, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: Recent empirical work has shown that adopted children are more vulnerable to a host of psychological and school-related problems compared to their non-adopted peers.

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Product Description: Book by Roles, Patricia

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9780878683932 | Child Welfare League of Amer, April 1, 1990, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Book by Roles, Patricia

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