Adopted: the ultimate teen guide

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press,
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
The search for one's self during the challenging teen years can be even more difficult for the adopted teen. Many adopted teens have unanswered questions that may result in fear, anger, and low self-esteem. These feelings may be compounded by the isolation they feel because most friends and family members cannot fully relate to their situation. Adopted: The Ultimate Teen Guide enables young adults to explore their feelings as they read the personal experiences of other adopted teens. Through these stories, adopted teens can learn how others have resolved some of their adoption issues and gain powerful insights from those who have experienced some of their same frustrations, struggles, and concerns. Experienced adoption professionals share practical ideas and strategies for teens as they answer their questions in the "Teens Ask" sections of the book. Adoption experts, such as Hollee McGinnis (Policy & Operations Director for the Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute), Judy Stigger (Director of International Adoptions at The Cradle), Kathleen Morrison (member of the board of trustees of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys), Katrina Carlisle (adoption counselor and search specialist at St. Elizabeth Coleman Pregnancy and Adoption Services), and others, provide valuable answers to teen questions. Replete with stories, pictures, and artwork by adopted teens, this up-to-date source will benefit teens as they move forward on their adoption journey.
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 39b6a09a-b1a5-d979-95e2-70aa9d635eda
Grouping Title adopted the ultimate teen guide
Grouping Author slade suzanne
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-12-02 23:20:01PM
Last Indexed 2019-12-05 01:20:40AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Papile, Christopher,
Sandage, Mary,
Washburn, Chris,
Witt, Odelia,
author Slade, Suzanne.
author2-role Papile, Christopher,ill.
Sandage, Mary,ill.
Washburn, Chris,ill.
Witt, Odelia,ill.
author_display Slade, Suzanne
available_at_school Hillwood High
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description Provides a resource for adopted teens who struggle with questions of identity, the search for and meeting with birth parents, and adoption by those of a different race or country, and offers advice and anecdotes from adopted teens.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 39b6a09a-b1a5-d979-95e2-70aa9d635eda
isbn 081085774
9780810857742
9780810885684
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000446205 35192046359695 Hermitage - Teen Non-Fiction YA 362.7340973 S6312a 2013 1 false false Checked Out HM
ils:CARL0000573294 B00421566 Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction 362.73 SLA 1 false false On Shelf 67440
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2019-12-05T07:20:40.58Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 362.73 SLA
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Hillwood High
primary_isbn 9780810885684
publishDate 2007
2013
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000446205 Book Books Rev. ed. English Scarecrow Press, c2013. xvi, 211 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
ils:CARL0000573294 Book Books English Scarecrow Press, c2007. xix, 246 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000446205 35192046359695 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000573294 B00421566 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
series It happened to me
series_with_volume It happened to me|
subject_facet Adoption
Adoption -- United States
title_display Adopted : the ultimate teen guide
title_full Adopted : the ultimate teen guide / Suzanne Buckingham Slade
Adopted : the ultimate teen guide / Suzanne Buckingham Slade ; illustrations by Christopher Papile, Mary Sandage, and Odelia Witt ; photographs by Chris Washburn
title_short Adopted :
title_sub the ultimate teen guide
topic_facet Adoption