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One perfect day : a mother and son's story of adoption and reunion —Burke, Diane, 1951-
Book
2014
1 available of 2 items

"The moment Diane Burke, an author and mother of two grown sons, received an unexpected certified letter in the mail, she had no idea her life would be shaken to its core. Memories of a past she had buried more than fort...

Finding family : my search for roots and the secrets in my DNA —Hill, Richard, 1946- author.
Book
2017
1 available of 2 items

Finding Family: My Search for Roots is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of an adoptee trying to reclaim the biological family denied him by sealed birth records.

The most dangerous animal of all : searching for my father ... and finding the Zodiac Killer —Stewart, Gary L., author.
Book
2014
20 available of 21 items

A thirty-nine-year-old adoptee describes his discovery that his birthfather is one of the most infamous and still-wanted serial killers in American history, forcing him to reconsider everything he thought he knew about h...

Found : a memoir —Lauck, Jennifer.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

To have and not to hold : the bonding of two mothers through adoption —Benson, Lorri Antosz, author.
Book
2016
2 available of 2 items

Finding out that you're pregnant is normally the beginning of a mother's journey. It's the start of a joyful adventure and a lifetime of love. But what about those mothers who, whether by circumstance or choice, give up ...

Before and after : the incredible real-life stories of orphans who survived the Tennessee Children's Home Society —Christie, Judy Pace, 1956- author.
Book
2019
4 available of 20 items

"From the 1920s through 1950, Georgia Tann ran a black-market baby business at the Tennessee Children's Home Society in Memphis. She offered up more than 5,000 orphans tailored to the wish lists of eager parents-- hiding...

One perfect day a mother and son's story of adoption and reunion —Burke, Diane, 1951-
EBook
2014

"The moment Diane Burke, an author and mother of two grown sons, received an unexpected certified letter in the mail, she had no idea her life would be shaken to its core. Memories of a past she had buried more than fort...

The Most Dangerous Animal of All : Searching for My Father . . and Finding the Zodiac Killer —Stewart, Gary L., author.
EBook
2014

New York Times Bestseller Soon after his birthmother contacted him for the first time at the age of thirty-nine, adoptee Gary L. Stewart decided to search for his biological father. His quest would lead him to a horrifyi...

We : an adoption and a memoir —Barnz, Ben, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

"Centering on the story of Ben Barnz and his husband adopting a child. We alternates between legal suspense story and memoir, examining shifting gender roles in parenting and modern notions of family-construction. The ...

An adopted woman —Maxtone-Graham, Katrina.
Book
1983
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Jessica Lost a story of birth, adoption & the meaning of motherhood —Crumpacker, Bunny.
EBook
2011

A beautifully written exploration of the mother-daughter relationship, Jessica Lost is an extraordinary story of adoption and love, told jointly by the two women, reunited after four decades.--from the book jacket.

Ithaka a daughter's memoir of being found —Saffian, Sarah.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

New York journalist shares her feelings about being contacted by her birthmother at the age of twenty-four. The letters between Saffian and her birthparents, who had eventually married each other and had three more child...

Ithaka a daughter's memoir of being found —Saffian, Sarah.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

New York journalist shares her feelings about being contacted by her birthmother at the age of twenty-four. The letters between Saffian and her birthparents, who had eventually married each other and had three more child...

Fraud on the court One adoptee's fight to reclaim his identity —Chalek, Mike, author.
EBook
2012

"Fraud on the Court is a true compelling story of an adoptee's struggle to overturn his fraudulent black-market adoption and reclaim his real identity"; "Fraud on the Court will grip the heart of any reader, whether you ...

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