books by adoptees

Books written by adoptees (Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Sweden, USA)

please if you hear about book written BY trans-national adoptees, please lemme know !


7 thoughts on “books by adoptees

  1. Please add the recently published, Decoding Our Origins: The Lived Experiences of Colombian Adoptees. It’s an anthology written by 17 transracial intercountry adoptees from Colombia.


  2. A few books from the UK:
    My Fathers’ Daughter by Hannah Pool
    Harris, Perlita (ed.) (2006) In Search of Belonging: Reflections by transracially adopted people, London: CoramBAAF. (An anthology of writing, poetry and artwork by over 50 UK transracial adoptees)
    Harris, P. (ed.) (2012) Chosen: Living with adoption, London: CoramBAAF. (An anthology of writing and poetry by UK adopted adults including a number of transracial and transnational adoptees)
    Harris, P. (ed.) (2008) The Colours in Me: Writing and poetry by adopted children and young people, London: CoramBAAF. (An edited collection of writing, poetry and artwork by adopted children and young people).


  3. The Harris Narratives: An Introspective Study of a Transracial Adoptee by Susan Harris O’Connor

    Black Anthology: Adult Adoptees Claim Their Space by Susan Harris O’Connor, Diane Christian and Mei-Mei Akwai Ellerman


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