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The moccasins —Einarson, Earl, 1962-

The story of a young aboriginal foster child who is given a special gift of moccasins by his foster mother. Her gift of warmth and thoughtfulness helps her young foster child by encouraging self-esteem, acceptance and lo...

All the impossible things —Lackey, Lindsay, author.

Red's inexplicable power over the wind comes from her mother. Whenever Ruby "Red" Byrd is scared or angry, the wind picks up. And being placed in foster care, moving from family to family, tends to keep her skies stormy....

Dancing through the snow —Little, Jean, 1932-2020

Foster child Min Randall's life is not easy as she has to deal with a number of foster parents and Children's Aid, but things take a turn for the better when she finds an injured dog.

I am loved —Qamaniq-Mason, Mary, 1985- author.

"Pakak is in a new foster home, with new people, new food, and new smells. Feeling alone and uncertain, Pakak finds comfort in a secret shared with him by his anaanattiaq, his grandmother, and in the knowledge that he is...

Thanks a lot, universe —Lucas, Chad, author.

"Brian has always been anxious, whether at home, or in class, or on the basketball court. His dad tries to get him to stand up for himself and his mom helps as much as she can, but after he and his brother are placed in ...

Little Bear in foster care = Mkoons iiyaad naagidwendgamaik —Lyons, S. P. Joseph, author.

"Algonquin author S.P. Joseph Lyons, from Kitigan Zibi First Nation, was placed in foster care as a young child and is a survivor of the Sixties Scoop. Foster Care can be scary and lonely. Through S.P. Joseph Lyons' expe...

Dandelion days —Harrison, Troon.

Millie convinces her mother to let her take the radial railway to stay with her friend Molly, who is living with a farm family north of Toronto, where she saves a runaway boy from the Don River.

A game of fox & squirrels —Reese, Jenn, author.

After an incident shatters their family, eleven-year-old Samantha Littlefield and her older sister, Caitlin, are sent to live in rural Oregon with an aunt they've never met. Sam wants nothing more than to go back to the ...

Planet Earth is blue —Panteleakos, Nicole, author.

Autistic and nearly nonverbal, twelve-year-old Nova is happy in her new foster home and school, but eagerly anticipates the 1986 Challenger launch, for which her sister, Bridget, promised to return.

Pavi Sharma's guide to going home —Farr, Bridget, author.

Pavi teaches other foster children how to navigate the system, so when she learns a young girl is being placed with a terrible foster family, she recruits friends to help save her.

City spies —Ponti, James, author.

"Sara Martinez is facing years in the juvenile detention system for hacking into the foster care computer system to prove that her foster parents are crooks. But then she gets a second chance when a mysterious man offers...

My almost flawless Tokyo dream life —Cohn, Rachel, author.

On her sixteenth birthday, Elle Zoellner leaves the foster care system to live with the father she never knew in Tokyo, Japan.

Adam and Eve and Pinch-me —Johnston, Julie.

Sarah can't wait till she turns 16 and leaves her foster home. But she will have many challenges before this happens.

Starring Tracy Beaker —Wilson, Jacqueline.

When Tracy Beaker is cast in the lead role in the school production of A Christmas carol, she worries that her movie star mother won't make in back in time to see her in her starring role.

Otto and Pio —Dubuc, Marianne, 1980- author, illustrator.

Otto the squirrel reluctantly becomes a foster parent when a strange, furry creature hatches outside his home, saying nothing but "Pio" and growing very, very quickly.

How to make friends with the sea —Guerrero, Tanya, author.

Moving to the Philippines with his zoologist mother, twelve-year-old Pablo struggles with anxiety while his mother fosters an orphaned child with a facial anomaly.

The season of Styx Malone —Magoon, Kekla, author.

Caleb Franklin and his big brother Bobby Gene have the whole summer for adventures in the woods behind their house in Sutton, Indiana. Caleb dreams of venturing beyond their ordinary small town, but his dad likes the fam...

Twilight hauntings : Enchanter's child, Book one —Sage, Angie, author.

"Alex has a set of Enchanted cards. When she flutters her fingers above them, something magical happens: the cards come alive and create moving pictures of what is now and what is yet to come. But Enchantment is illegal ...

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