Recommended Children’s Books


A Blessing from Above by Patti Henderson and Elizabeth Edge

A Koala for Katie by Jonathan London and Cynthia Jabar

A Mother for Chaco by Keiko Kasza

A Sister for Matthew by Pamela Kennedy

Chinese Eyes by Marjorie Ann Waybill

God Found Us You by Lisa Tawn Bergren and Laura J. Bryant

I Don’t Have Your Eyes by Carrie Kitze

I Love You Like Crazy Cakes by Rose A. Lewis

I Wished for You by Marianne Richmond

The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn and Ruth E. Harper

Logan’s Journey by Kathy Heath and Karla Martin (for domestic/open adoption)

Matthew Was Adopted by Phoebe Dawson

Oliver by Lois Wickstrom

Shaoey and Dot by Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman

Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell (Mostly applicable for domestic adoption and for families with no biological children)

We Are All Alike . . . We Are All Different by the Cheltenham Elementary School Kindergarteners

We’re Different, We’re the Same (Sesame Street) By Bobbi Kates and Joe Mathieu

Wherever You Are (My Love Will Find You) by Nancy Tillman