Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group
Adopt International

Adopt International

Everything You Need to Know to Adopt a Child from Abroad

O. Robin Sweet; Patty Bryan

Farrar, Straus and Giroux


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A comprehensive guide, Adopt International provides step-by-step advice on everything from selecting an adoption agency to traveling abroad to pick up your child to adjusting to a new life at home. The book walks you through the myriad government regulations and complicated forms (both American and foreign) as well as the financial issues involved. Finally, it includes the stories of people who have successfully adopted one or more children from across the world.


Praise for Adopt International

“This child-centered reference stresses the emotional and medical needs of the child.” —Elizabeth Moffitt, M.D., F.A.A.P., East Bay Pediatrics, Berkeley, California

“A practical guide for those who want to enrich themselves by helping others through international adoption. I recommend it.” —Senator Paul Simon

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