Foster Children

Fostered (or "looked-after") children as usually wards of their state or country who have been removed from the care of their biological parents. This can be a short-term temporary removal (e.g. respite care), or a longer permanent solution. It is intended to be focused on the needs of the child. Some foster children return to their biological parents, others are adopted, and many more remain within their state/country's care system. ...more

The Language of Flowers
Touch Blue
One for the Murphys
Neil Armstrong is My Uncle and Other Lies Muscle Man McGinty Told Me
White Oleander
Orphan Train
Summer of the Gypsy Moths
The Season of Styx Malone
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Bring on the Blessings (Blessings, #1)
The Lost Boy (Dave Pelzer #2)
After Tupac and D Foster
Planet Earth Is Blue
Ginny Moon
Before We Were Yours
One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly HuntWhite Oleander by Janet FitchAnne of Green Gables by L.M. MontgomeryThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThree Little Words by Ashley Rhodes-Courter
Kids in Foster Care
272 books — 159 voters
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingA Child Called "It" by Dave PelzerOrphan Train by Christina Baker KlineThe Lost Boy by Dave PelzerA Piece of Cake by Cupcake Brown
Books to Read If You Like The Fosters
35 books — 12 voters

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson BurnettAnne of Green Gables by L.M. MontgomeryJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëA Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Orphans
665 books — 351 voters

In Our Mothers' House by Patricia PolaccoWe Belong Together by Todd ParrA Mother for Choco by Keiko KaszaMy New Mom & Me by Renata GalindoHome at Last by Vera B. Williams
Adoption and Foster Care Picture Books
102 books — 29 voters


Charlena E. Jackson
Dear One Million and Two Dreams, I never knew my life was precious until a selfless human being saved it. I was so used to being caught in the tides, but the moon always untangled me. The moon has always been here with me, and I am forever grateful. The stars left a trail as I follow it to a selfless soul. The night sky was darker than the deep blue sea, but I was granted a night light from the shooting stars. I made one million and one wishes on dandelions, and one of those millions of wishes ...more
Charlena E. Jackson, Pinwheels and Dandelions

Charlena E. Jackson
The wind knew my pain because it helped fuel my fire, and it spread effortlessly without even trying.
Charlena E. Jackson, Pinwheels and Dandelions

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