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The following is a list of resources and books regarding adoption.  It is not a comprehensive list.  If you have read a book that you feel should be included in this list,  please contact us.

Infertility

Infertility: Help, Hope, and Healing by Kerstin Daynes http://www.amazon.com/Infertility-Help-Healing-Kerstin-Daynes/dp/1599552965

Adopting After Infertility by Patricia Irwin Johnson (Indianapolis: Perspective Press, 1992)

Adoption

For the Love of a Child: The Journey of Adoption by Monica Blume, 2005

Delivering Hope by Jennifer Ann Holt (Cedar Fort Publishing, 2012)

Adoption Guide from the Dave Thomas Foundation https://davethomasfoundation.org/adoption-guide/

The Whole Life Adoption Book by Jayne Schooler (Colorado Springs: Pinon Press, 1993)

To Love A Child: A Complete Guide to Adoption, Foster Parenting, and Other Ways to Share Your Life with Children by Marianne Takas and Edward Warner (Reading, MA: Addision-Wesley, 1992).

Launching a Baby’s Adoption: Practical Strategies for Parents and Professionals by Patricia Irwin Johnston (Indianapolis: Perspectives Press, 1997)

Toddler Adoption: The Weaver’s Craft by Mary Hopkins-Best (Indianapolis: Perspective Press, 1997)

Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today’s Parents by Deborah D. Gray (2002)

Adopting the Hurt Child: Hope for Families with Special Needs Kids by Dr. Gregory Keck and Regina Kopecky (Colorado Springs: Pinon Press, 1995)

Other Suggested Reading from the National Council for Adoption

https://www.adoptioncouncil.org/publications/suggested-reading.html