Memoirs... children's books... anthologies... cookbooks... books on race and identity... history books... workbooks.. cultural collections... parenting advice... fiction... poetry... We could literally list thousands of relevant books here, but the list below is a good start. If you are new to reading about adoptees and their experiences, we encourage you to pick up a few of the books listed below. Then you can find more reading lists using the additional links provided.

Adoptee Voices and Perspectives
  • A Single Square Picture: A Korean Adoptee's Search for Her Roots by Katy Robinson
  • After the Morning Calm: reflections of Korean Adoptees by Dr. Sook Wilkinson and Nancy Fox, editors
  • Dear Wonderful You: Letters to Adopted and Foster Youth edited by Diane Rene Christian, Dr. Mei-Mei Akwai Ellerman
  • Flip the Script edited Diane Rene Chistian, Amanda H.L. Transue Woolston, Rosita Gonzalez
  • Fugitive Visions: An Adoptees Tell Their Stories by Rita J. Simon and Rhonda M. Roorda
  • Invisible Asians by Kim Park Nelson
  • Language of Blood by Jane Jeong Trenka
  • Lucky Girl by Me-Ling Hopgood
  • Outsider's Within: Writing on Transracial Adoption edited by Jane Jeong Trenka, sun Yung Shin, and Julia Chinyere Oparah
  • Voices from Another Place edited by Susan Soon-Keum Cox
Sites with more reading resources:
Also, check out these two books previously published by KAAN:
  • A Euro-American on Korean Tour at a Thai Restaurant in China by Chris Winston 
  • Pushing Up the Sky by Terra Trevor

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