This book is about a young girl who is cared for by her great grandmother. When her great grandmother is placed into a nursing facility, she is sent to a foster home. This book deals with heavy concepts, like abuse, coercion, and indoctrination.
This tells the story of two adoptees and their families. One family is a couple excitedly preparing for the adoption of a baby girl. The other, a 32-year-old adoptee from Korea who has always struggled to speak with her adoptive parents about her adoption. The two stories are at opposite ends of the adoption process and converge to show that love alone is not enough to make a family work.