326 Results
326 Results
Emma's strange pet —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
2003
18 available of 21 items

Emma is allergic to animals with fur, but because she and her adopted brother really want a pet, they decide to try a lizard.

Half a world away —Kadohata, Cynthia.
Book
2014
14 available of 15 items

Twelve-year-old Jaden, an emotionally damaged adopted boy fascinated by electricity, feels a connection to a small, weak toddler with special needs in Kazakhstan, where Jaden's family is trying to adopt a "normal" baby.

Babies come from airports —Dealey, Erin, author.
Book
2017
14 available of 15 items

"Babies come from airports" tells about the adventures of a boy when his mommy brings home his new sister. Calling that special day the "Gotcha Day". He knows just exactly what to say: "We met you at the airport." He wav...

Just like me —Cavanaugh, Nancy J., author.
Book
2017
7 available of 8 items

In this story about unlikely friendships and finding your place in the world, three very different girls, adopted as babies from the same Chinese orphanage, spend a week at a summer camp, where the adoption agency coordi...

Felipe and Claudette —Teague, Mark, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
14 available of 19 items

Long time residents of Mrs. Barrett's adoption shelter, Felipe (a grumpy cat) and Claudette (a hyperactive dog) seem like they will never find a forever home, and Felipe is convinced that it is all Claudette's fault--but...

Insignificant events in the life of a cactus —Bowling, Dusti, author.
Book
2017
7 available of 12 items

New friends and a mystery help Aven, thirteen, adjust to middle school and life at a dying western theme park in a new state, where her being born armless presents many challenges.

Family recipe —Simon, Coco, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 14 items

Molly is adopted, so when she has to do a report for school about her family tree, it brings up a lot of questions. She has always considered her adopted family her "real" family, but is that okay? Molly soon learns that...

The year of the fortune cookie —Cheng, Andrea, author.
Book
2014
4 available of 5 items

Eleven-year-old Anna takes a trip to China and learns more about herself and her Chinese heritage.

Horace —Keller, Holly.
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

Horace, an adopted child, realizes that being part of a family depends on how you feel and not how you look.

Roxy —Miles, Ellen, author.
Book
2019
15 available of 23 items

"Charles needs an idea for his science project, fast! But when the Petersons take in Roxy, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel and Chihuahua mix with an injured leg, Charles has an idea. Can he train this new pup using the s...

Clover's luck —George, K. (Kallie), 1983- author.
Book
2015
27 available of 32 items

Clover, who wants to change her bad luck, accepts a volunteer position at a pet adoption agency unlike any other and soon finds herself in a world of fairy horses, dragons with temperamental snouts, wizards, princesses, ...

Wolfie the bunny —Dyckman, Ame, author.
Book + Audio
2015
0 available of 2 items

When her parents find a baby wolf on their doorstep and decide to raise him as their own, Dot is certain he will eat them all up until a surprising encounter with a bear brings them closer together.

Ellie the flower girl —Barkley, Callie, author.
Book
2016
21 available of 27 items

"Ellie has always wanted to go to wedding, and her hopes finally come true when her cousin asks her to be a flower girl at her wedding. Then the Critter Club gets the cutest guest Ellie has ever seen: a little French bul...

The Giver quartet —Lowry, Lois.
Book
2014
0 available of 1 items

The Giver: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives. -...

Stormy : a story about finding a forever home —Guojing, 1983- author, illustrator.
Book
2019
13 available of 20 items

"In this heartwarming, wordless picture book that's perfect for dog lovers, a woman visits a park and discovers a pup hiding under a bench--scruffy, scared, and alone. With gentle coaxing, the woman tries to befriend the...

The misadventures of the family Fletcher —Levy, Dana Alison.
Book
2014
11 available of 14 items

Relates the adventures of a family with two fathers, four adopted boys, and a variety of pets as they make their way through a school year, Kindergarten through sixth grade, and deal with a grumpy new neighbor.

Emma's story —Hodge, Deborah.
Book
2003
9 available of 9 items

In this story of international adoption, Emma learns about how she was adopted from China and the many ways in which people come together to form a family.

The winter princess —Dadey, Debbie, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 11 items

Pearl Swamp is not happy when her selection as the next winter princess is overshadowed by her family's decision to adopt a baby boy.

Greenglass house —Milford, Kate.
Book
2014
13 available of 20 items

At Greenglass House, a smuggler's inn, twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers' adopted son, plans to spend his winter holidays relaxing but soon guests are arriving with strange stories about the house sending Milo and Med...

How Lady met Tramp —Stephens, Elle, author.
Book
2020
13 available of 18 items

Lady never imagined leaving her perfect, happy home. But after a terrible misunderstanding, Lady wonders if she even has a home to return to. That's when she meets a street dog named Tramp--who shows her a world of adven...

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