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Moreno, Dano

Summary: "In a celebration of open adoption, both a baby's birth mother and his adoptive parents share the same universal wishes for the child"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2023

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MOR

Horan, Molly

Summary: "Jane Worthing's claim to fame is that she was one of the first viral internet sensations...discovered as a one-year-old in an oversized Gucci bag by her adopted father in a Poughkeepsie train station. Now in her senior year of high school, Janey is questioning whether she wants to look for her bio family due to a loving, but deeply misguided push from her best friend Algie, while also...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HOR

Vinuesa, Victoria

Summary: Mia has had a heart condition her whole life. She's not afraid of dying but something has always stopped her from her biggest fear: tracking down her biological mother in Spain...until now. Before her next surgery, Mia wants to meet the woman who gave her away once and for all. Kyle has always been the life of the party...that was until the car accident that killed his best friend. Since then...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children's Books 2024

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC VIN

Peters, Shawn

Summary: Twelve-year-old orphan Logan and his superhero friends embark on an adventure to stop the evil supervillain Necros and find the true identity of Logan's birth mom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2023

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PET

Steel, Danielle

Summary: Two brave women, estranged sisters, get the chance to connect and right the wrongs of the past, turning wrenching loss into reconnection and a family reunited after bringing dark secrets into the light.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC STE

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FIC Steel

Summary: 20-year old Nathan loses his career and his girlfriend and begins to question his purpose in life. Compounding his struggle, he grew up in a foster home and never met his birth mother. Nathan sets out to find his mother and come to terms with her rejection.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pure Flix Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Meant

Baart, Nicole

Summary: Jessica Chamberlain, newly separated and living with her two sons in a small Iowa town, can't believe that a tragedy in another state could have anything to do with her. But when her phone rings one quiet morning, her world is shattered. As she tries to pick up the pieces and make sense of what went wrong, Jess begins to realize that a tragic death is just the beginning. Soon she is caught in a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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Clark, Mary Higgins

Summary: "Television journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom after she begins covering a sensational murder trial for the six p.m. news. She should be thrilled, yet her growing desire to locate her birth mother consumes her thoughts. When Delaney's friends Alvirah Meehan and her husband Willy offer to look into the mystery surrounding her birth, they uncover a shocking secret they do not...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Clark 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M CLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CLA

Kingsbury, Karen.

Summary: A young woman decides to search for her birth mother--a woman separated by lies and long years from a man she has never forgotten.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2006

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Summary: David's comfortable world is turned upside down when his birthmother unexpectedly reaches out to him, longing to meet the eighteen-year-old son she's only held once. With the encouragement of his adoptive parents, David embarks on a journey of discovery that leads to a staggering truth about his past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Lifemark

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA LIF

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD LIF

Higgins, Kristan

Summary: Harlow Smith thought she had finally achieved the quiet life she wanted--a little bookstore on Cape Cod, an apartment in her grandpa's house, a more or less happily single life--when the biggest secret from her past walked into town and changed everything. A kid walks into your bookstore and says to you, Guess what? I'm your son. The one you put up for adoption seventeen years ago. The one you...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HIG

Higgins, Kristan

Summary: "A kid walks into your bookstore and . . . Guess what? He's your son. The one you put up for adoption eighteen years ago. The one you never told anyone about. Surprise! It's a huge surprise to his adoptive mother, Monica, who thought she had a close relationship with Matthew, her nearly adult son. But apparently, he felt the need to secretly arrange a vacation to Cape Cod for the summer so he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2023

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC HIG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC HIG

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Higgins

Summary: Two brothers reconnect with their indigenous Mi'kmaq heritage and find a new friend while on a search for their birth mother.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA WIL

Culley, Betty

Summary: Rynn was born with a hole in her heart--literally. Although it was fixed long ago, she still feels an emptiness there when she wonders about her birth family. As her relationship with her adoptive mother fractures, Rynn finally decides she needs to know more about the rest of her family. Her search starts with a name, the only thing she has from her birth mother, and she quickly learns that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CUL

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CUL

Higgins, Kristan

Summary: Harlow Smith thought she had finally achieved her dreams--a bookstore on Cape Cod, a happy single life--when the son she put up for adoption seventeen years ago gives her a surprise visit.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC HIG

Muller, Marcia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mysterious Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUL

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seal Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.734 ADO

Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2001

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC AND

De Blasi, Marlena.

Summary: Krakow, 1931. A baby girl is born out of wedlock, and deposited at a remote convent in the French countryside. Amandine is raised by her governess, Solange. As global war looms, the two flee toward Solange's childhood home, and begin a perilous, years-long odyssey across Occupied France-- and deeper into the treacheries of war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEB

Galbraith, Megan Culhane

Summary: "A hybrid memoir-in-essays with photographs that confronts the realities of growing up as an adoptee born before Roe v. Wade, searching for birth records, examining the Domecon baby experiments, and interrogating the idea of traumatic memory itself"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Bio Galbraith

London, Julia.

Summary: Elementary school teacher Jane Aaron cancels her summer vacation plans and heads to Cedar Springs, Texas, to find her birth mother. While there, she's hired by Asher Price, a wealthy widower, to look after his thirteen-year-old daughter Riley and five-year-old son Levi. As Jane finds herself growing attached to the children, she discovers how a woman can come to love children she didn't give...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LON

Samson, Lisa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Faith 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAM

Trollope, Joanna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRO

Wiggs, Susan.

Summary: In her career as a photojournalist, free-spirited Jessie Ryder has seen the world through her camera lens. But she's never traveled far enough to escape a painful moment that has haunted her for the past sixteen years: the day she gave her baby daughter away. Now, facing a life-altering crisis, she's decided to fix the broken pieces of her heart and seek out Lila, even if it means she has to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WIG

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