Adopted Like Me
48 pages, 6 x 9 1/4
colour illustrations
Hardcover
Release Date:26 Oct 2013
ISBN:9781849059350
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Adopted Like Me

My Book of Adopted Heroes

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Hi – I'm Max, and I'm adopted. You may notknow this but many famous and inspirational people were adopted too.Adopted Like Me introduces you to great musicians like BoDiddley, politicians like Nelson Mandela, and stars like MarilynMonroe. Meet these along with inventors, athletes, and a princessskilled in judo and fencing – all of them adopted like me.Read about these adoptees and you'll see that you can grow up to bejust about anything you want to be! This book is for children aged 8+who have been adopted, their parents, teachers and siblings.

RELATED TOPICS: Parenting, Social Work
Ann Angel is an adoptive mother of four culturallymixed grown children. She is an associate professor of English at MountMary College, Wisconsin.
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