Adoption, Adoption Books & Movies, adoptive parents, Open Adoption, Parenting

Back to School Tools for Adoptive Parents

The summer is coming to a close and that means it is time for the kids to head back to school. As a parent, you might be curious about ways to make sure your child’s classroom is an accepting environment for their adoption story and we wanted to give you some of the tools to… Continue reading Back to School Tools for Adoptive Parents

Adoption Books & Movies, adoptive parents, Domestic Adoption, International Adoption, multicultural families, multiracial families, Parenting

September 2012 Book Reviews

All books purchased by clicking the link in our review will give AFTH a small donation from Amazon.com.  If you are interested in purchasing one of the books in our review please consider buying it through our link to amazon.com. How I Became A Big Brother by Dave Moore- This is a cute little book… Continue reading September 2012 Book Reviews

adoptive parents, LGBT, multicultural families, multiracial families, Parenting, prospective adoptive parents

June 2012 Book Reviews

All books purchased by clicking the link in our review will give AFTH a small donation from Amazon.com.  If you are interested in purchasing one of the books in our review please consider buying it through our link to amazon.com.   Unkiditional Love by Dorothy Martin Neville & Tom Russo- Writing alternating chapters UnKiditional Love… Continue reading June 2012 Book Reviews

Adoption Books & Movies, International Adoption

Jin Jin & the Rain Wizard

AFTH is proud to announce that our former China facilitator Grace Chang has published her 2nd book about Jin Jin the Dragon.  Jin Jin and the Rain Wizard introduces readers to yet another fascinating aspect of Chinese culture. At the end of the book, two additional pages describe the history of rice and the legend… Continue reading Jin Jin & the Rain Wizard

Adoption Books & Movies, Birth Parents, multicultural families, Parenting

August Book Reviews

All reviewed books are available in our branch offices or in our online store. Ben and the Sudden Too Big! Family by Colby Rodowsky - Ben is used to being in a two-person family--just him and his dad. Then things change. First, his dad marries Casey; then the three of them go to China to… Continue reading August Book Reviews

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Book Reviews April

Books reviews here can be purchased through our online store Parenting Your Adopted Older Child: How to Overcome the Unique Challenges and Raise a Happy and Healthy Child by Brenda, Ph.D. McCreight - McCreight is both a child therapist and an adoptive parent of seven. She has written this book specifically for the growing number… Continue reading Book Reviews April

Adoption Books & Movies, International Adoption, LGBT, Parenting

Book Reviews – March

All books reviewed here can be purchased on our online store Secret Thoughts of an Adoptive Mother by Jana Wolff-  One of my favorite and most recommended books for adoptive parents.  This   fiercely     honest and funny book answers questions no one else dares to ask: What if I don't like the kid I get? Will… Continue reading Book Reviews – March