Star of the Week: A Story of Love, Adoption, and Brownies with Sprinkles

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Harper Collins, Jun 2, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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It's CassidyŚLi's turn to be Star of the Week at school! So she's making brownies and collecting photos for her poster. She has pictures of all the important people in her lifeŚwith one big exception. CassidyŚLi, adopted from China when she was a baby, doesn't have a photo of her birthparents. But with a little help from her family, she comes up with the perfect way to include them!

Using their own family's story as a model, Darlene Friedman and Roger Roth celebrate the love of families everywhere through this straightforward and insightful book.

  

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Review: Star of the Week: A Story of Love, Adoption, and Brownies with Sprinkles

User Review  - Michelle Pegram - Goodreads

Cassidy Li is the star of the week in her elementary school classroom. She is excited and nervous all at the same time as she prepares the poster about herself to share with her classmates. This sweet ... Read full review

Review: Star of the Week: A Story of Love, Adoption, and Brownies with Sprinkles

User Review  - Samantha - Goodreads

It's Cassidy-Li's turn to be Star of the Week in her classroom. She takes readers through the story of her family as she prepares her poster about herself. She was adopted from China and she wonders ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Darlene Friedman, an award-winning writer and editor, works for an international women's organization in Philadelphia. She lives with her husband, Roger; their daughter, Eden; and their dog ("The Dobo") in Springfield, Pennsylvania. This is her first book for children.

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