Star of the Week

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Star of the Week

A Story of Love, Adoption, and Brownies with Sprinkles

By Darlene Friedman; Roger Roth (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, Hardcover, 9780061141362, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 2, 2009


It's Cassidy Li'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 life with one big exception. Cassidy Li, 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.