Waiting for May

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, May 10, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
5 Reviews
In this beautifully rendered tale, a young boy eagerly anticipates the arrival of his new sister, who is living in China and waiting to be adopted by his family. As the weeks pass by, his excitement builds until, one day, the family receives a photo of the new baby. How wonderful! but they must wait until May to go to China to meet her and bring her home. in honor of this, the family decides to name her May. And then—at last—the waiting for May is over, and they are finally able to bring their new baby home. timely and meaningful, this beautiful adoption story captures the anticipation and immense joy of welcoming a new baby.

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User Review  - JuanaD.Luna - LibraryThing

This book takes us through the journey of a family who is adopting a little girl from China into their family. The son goes through a lot of waiting and learns patience to wait for May. The book shows ... Read full review

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User Review  - Megan Zimmerman - Goodreads

A great book about adoption and the process told from the big brother's perspective. The big brother is so excited for his new sister, and cannot wait for her to be at their house. This is a fun story for anyone who is going to be a big brother or sister. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Janet Morgan Stoeke is the creator of the hen Minerva Louise, who has appeared in many books. She lives in Alexandria, Virginia. Visit her website at http://www.minervalouise.com

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