Synopses & Reviews
Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul
will touch your heart with stories of finding and creating families. From tales about international orphaned babies and children who spent years in the foster-care system to those who were adopted at birth, this very special compilation conveys the true meaning of unconditional love.
Read a moving letter from a birth mother to her son explaining how difficult it was to give him up when she didn't have the means to care for him, how she still thinks about him often, and how she will always love him. Read stories from now-grown children and even those from the Vietnam Operation Babylift in 1975. Through their stories, you will delight in meeting happy, well-adjusted, grateful members of families and society.
Find hope in stories of infertile couples who are given the gift of parenthood, adopted children who thrive and find joy in life, and older couples given a second chance at family. Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul provides insight into what adoption is all about and what it's really like to be adopted. Share in our celebration of the lives of adopted children who found forever families and parents who found forever love.
Adoption is a hot topic these days. While the current buzz may have started with all of the celebrity adoptions in the recent news, everyday families are brought together through adoption.
From stories about orphaned babies in Russia to kids who spent years in the foster-care system, Chicken Soup for the Adopted Soul is all about finding and creating a family. Readers will be touched by stories of infertile couples who finally find the apple of their eye, single women who defy society's definition of family, and older couples who are given a second chance. These Chicken Soup stories celebrate the lives of adopted children who found forever families and parents who found forever love.
This latest collection from the bestselling Chicken Soup series offers inspiring, compelling stories of those who have found love regardless of biology.
About the Author
Jack Canfield is a sought-after national speaker and author and the cocreator of the New York Times
and USA Today
bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
Mark Victor Hansen is a sought-after national speaker and author and the cocreator of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
LeAnn Thieman, L.P.N., has been a nurse for thirty-one years. Her story of helping to rescue three hundred babies as Vietnam fell was featured in Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul, and she has written stories for seven other Chicken Soup books.