"...a wonderful story, beautifully told and stunningly illustrated...[to] be read aloud and often, held, caressed and wondered at..." -- Randolph W. Severson, Ph.D, Author, Dear Birthfather, October 1, 1999
"...gently...lovingly prepares the heart of a child for the myriad of emotions she will experience in being adopted internationally." -- Carol Demuth, LMSW, Adoption Counselor
"...we are sorely lacking in tools ...for Russian children coming into this country...a tremendous gift from a gifted professional!" -- Adela Jones, LMSW, Adoption Counselor, October 1, 1999
From the Publisher
This beautiful, 9-1/2 x 12 inch high book is designed to become a life-time treasure for an internationally adopted child. The hand-painted illustrations are vividly colored, authentic images that will help preserve a childs memory of her native culture and experiences. Each illustration is lacquered for brightness and the book is camel-back bound for safety and durability.