Adopted Like Me: My Book of Adopted Heroes by Ann Angel

By Ann Angel

What do Moses, Marilyn Monroe and Nelson Mandela have in universal? they're all comprehensive humans they usually have been all followed! "Adopted Like Me" good points 20 tales of adoptees - women and men, of various races and nationalities, and skills who've made remarkable achievements of their lives. This assortment won't in basic terms have interaction and encourage yet aid young children who're followed to grasp that there are lots of humans similar to them, and in the event that they work flat out and think, they could fulfil their desires. totally illustrated in color, this e-book should be a superb source for kids who've been followed, their mom and dad, lecturers and siblings.

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