A Mother for Choco

A Mother for Choco
  • Author : Keiko Kasza
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 25 March 1992
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Family is about love no matter how different parents and children may be, adopted or not. Choco wishes he had a mother, but who could she be? He sets off to find her, asking all kinds of animals, but he doesn't meet anyone who looks just like him. He doesn't even think of asking Mrs. Bear if she's his mother-but then she starts to do just the things a mommy might do. And when she brings him home, he meets

Forever Fingerprints

Forever Fingerprints
  • Author : Sherrie Eldridge
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 21 October 2014
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Meet Lucie - she is a rambunctious, inquisitive, seven-year-old girl who was adopted! Lucie has lots of questions about everything. When Lucie's pregnant Aunt Grace and Uncle John come to visit, new curiosities bubble into Lucie's mind. What does the baby do in there? Does he eat? That night Lucie has an amazing dream, that her birth parents are a king and queen who live in a castle. She knows she grew in her birth mother's tummy, but if her

Wild About You!

Wild About You!
  • Author : Judy Sierra
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 07 August 2012
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The tree kangaroo at the zoo would like nothing more than a baby of her own. So, when a new egg arrives via the endangered species van, the 'roo jumps at the chance to take care of it, even when no one else wants it. Soon, out comes a penguin and all the animals chip in to help because, as the tree kangaroo says, "Penguins eat fishes." Told in Judy Sierra's classic rollicking rhyme, and paired with Marc Brown's breathtaking

Did My First Mother Love Me?

Did My First Mother Love Me?
  • Author : Kathryn Ann Miller,Jami Moffett
  • Publisher : Morning Glory Press (CA)
  • Release : 02 August 1994
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When young Morgan asks, "Did my first mother love me?" her adoptive mother reads her a letter written by Morgan’s birth mother. This birth mother’s love, concern, and caring for her child come through loud and clear as she explains the kind of life she wants for her child. Sadly, she explains, she cannot provide that life for her child, so she has given her a different set of parents. “My dearest child, to your parents I have

Finders Keepers

Finders Keepers
  • Author : Keiko Kasza
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 11 August 2015
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Fans of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie will love this new preschool gem from beloved storyteller Keiko Kasza A hat is not just a hat in these woods! From tree branch to stream to flower patch—wherever the hat lands, someone knows exactly what to do with it and exclaims, “Finders, keepers!” But this red hat doesn’t stay in one place for long, and everyone will be surprised by what happens to it in the end. Youngsters

My Lucky Birthday

My Lucky Birthday
  • Author : Keiko Kasza
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 02 May 2013
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A hilarious trickster tale companion to the story time hit My Lucky Day. Just as Alligator Al is planning the perfect birthday dinner for himself, there is a knock on his door. It's a delicious-looking piglet—how lucky! But as Al prepares his feast, the piglet makes some suggestions. Shouldn’t Al have a big birthday cake? Piglet can tell him how to make one. And wouldn’t the celebration be more fun with fancy decorations and party guests? Piglet

My Lucky Day

My Lucky Day
  • Author : Keiko Kasza
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 29 September 2003
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An award-winning story time favorite with a hilarious twist at the end. When a delicious-looking piglet knocks on Mr. Fox's door, the fox can hardly believe his good luck. It's not every day that dinner just shows up on your doorstep. It must be his lucky day! But as the piglet is quick to point out, shouldn't the fox give him a bath first? And wouldn't it be best to fatten him up a little, and give him a massage

Silly Goose's Big Story

Silly Goose's Big Story
  • Author : Keiko Kasza
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 01 March 2012
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Friends and imagination save the day Goose's friends love the stories he makes up when they're playing. Except one thing - Goose is always the hero. And when they ask to take turns leading the fun, Goose doesn't agree. While they argue about it, no one notices the hungry wolf sneaking up on them until he shouts, "Hello, Lunch!" This real-life danger shows Goose how silly he's been and that his friends make terrific heroes! Always a surefire hit on

You're Not My Real Mother!

You're Not My Real Mother!
  • Author : Molly Friedrich
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 31 October 2009
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After an adoptive mother tells her daughter all the reasons that she is her "real mother," the young girl realizes that her mother is right, even though they do not look alike.

Adoption Is for Always

Adoption Is for Always
  • Author : Linda Walvoord Girard
  • Publisher : Albert Whitman & Company
  • Release : 01 January 1986
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Although Celia reacts to having been adopted with anger and insecurity, her parents help her accept her feelings and celebrate their love for her by making her adoption a family holiday.

A Mama for Owen

A Mama for Owen
  • Author : Marion Dane Bauer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 16 November 2010
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Owen the baby hippo and his mama were best friends. They loved to play hide-and-seek on the banks of the Sabaki River in Africa. That was all before the tsunami came and washed Owen's world away. But after the rain stops, Owen befriends Mzee, a grayish brown tortoise. He plays with him, snuggles with him, and decides he just might turn out to be his best friend and a brand-new mama. Inspired by the tsunami of 2004, acclaimed storyteller Marion Dane