The Story I'll Tell

By Midwest Book Review

"The Story I'll Tell" is a beautiful, tender, delicately nuanced story about a mother's response to her adopted son's future questions about his origins. Filled with sensitive, imaginative illustrations with repeated hints of Asian/Chinese cultural beginnings, the narrative of "The Story I'll Tell" gently explores different birth and origin stories and fantasies, ending with a brief summary of the true story of the Asian boy's birth and adoption by an Anglo-American couple. "The Story I'll Tell" is an amazing, respectful, sensitive exploration of intercultural adoption that many families will gladly welcome.