Adoption Books & Movies, Attachment, International Adoption, LGBT, Parenting, Special Needs Adoption

July Book Reviews 2013

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You Were Always in My Heart: A Shaoey and Dot Adoption Story by Mary Beth & Steven Curtis Chapman   – This is the reworked story of Shaoey and Dot Bug Meets Bundle.  Same beautiful sweet story but with a new name.  Dot finds Shaoey abandoned and travels with her as she goes to the orphanage and then to her forever family. price $9.35

25339The Out-of-Sync Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz – Sensory disorders are gaining attention and this book provides lists of the common symptoms, as well as it’s possible causes.  It also is a great resource for activities to help children regulate themselves within different situations. It helps parents learn some of the clues that children exhibit and how to respond to their needs.  A good resource for parents of children with sensory integration disorders and autism. price $12.71 kindle price $9.99

imagesGay Parents/Straight Schools: Building Communication and Trust by Virginia Casper and Steven B. Schultz– The authors openly address the specific education realities and needs of lesbian and gay headed families.  They explore why gayness is perceived as such a threat, especially to the education of young children, when it can enrich the world views of children and adults. The book features wise insights from children, teachers, administrators and parents as well as useful strategies to ensure the best education for children. price $ 20.85

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