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20 Life-Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to Make

by | Mar 17, 2015 | Blogs by Guests, Difficult Discussions, General Discussion, Open Adoption, Strengthening Family Relationships

Growing Intentional Families Together is honored to continue our conversation with Sherrie Eldridge, an adult adoptee and tireless advocate for adoptees. She answered our questions about the upcoming re-release of her book, 20 Life-Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to Make.
20 Life-Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to MakThis is the second edition of the book. When was the first edition published and by whom? It was published by NavPress on April 4, 2003.


Who is the new publisher? Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2 edition (March 21, 2015)


Who is the main audience for this book? Adoptees. Interviewed more than 70


Can others in the triad benefit from it? Entire triad


Are there new concepts in the book? What are they? Rite of passage, Hope, How to get unstuck from anger, Where we are to live…our focus, life purpose


Smile night skyWhat is the main take-away for you as an adoptee from doing the 2nd publication of this book? I literally relish my adoption. I cherish it as something profound and life changing…for the best.


You say you feel like a lucky girl doing this book project. Tell me more? Retirement (haha)


When is the release date? March 21, 2015 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers

How others can contact Sherrie: Site (blog also here) Facebook Sherrie Eldridge Author page Pinterest Page


20 Life-Transforming Choices Adoptees Need to Make is available for preorder. Jessica Kingsley Publishers officially launches this new issue on March. 21, 2015. It will be available in both paperback and Kindle formats.

In last week’s GIFT blog, Sherrie had this to say about her book read more


Read GIFT’s blog post on Forever Fingerprints

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