National Adoption Month

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Adoption Memoirs

Inside Stories

Marianne Novy

Forthcoming Spring 2024
Bringing together birthmothers’, adoptees’, and adoptive parents’ portrayals of their experiences in memoirs

262 pages | 6 x 9


Do Right by Me

Learning to Raise Black Children in White Spaces

Valerie I. Harrison and Kathryn Peach D'Angelo

192 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 2 color illustrations


In Reunion

Transnational Korean Adoptees and the Communication of Family

Sara Docan-Morgan

Forthcoming Fall 2023 — Pre-order your copy now

Details how transnational Korean adoptees who have reunited with their birth families navigate identity, family, and belonging

322 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table


Reframing Transracial Adoption

Adopted Koreans, White Parents, and the Politics of Kinship

Kristi Brian

A provocative critique of transnational, transracial adoption from a critical race and feminist perspective and a vision for reform

230 pages | 6 x 9


Selling Transracial Adoption

Families, Markets, and the Color Line

Elizabeth Raleigh

Examines cross-race adoptions from the perspectives of adoption providers, showing how racial hierarchies and the supply and demand for children shape the process

250 pages | 6 x 9