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Jennifer Cochran-Green publishes Children's Book about Adoption

Jennifer Cochran-Green has released an updated version of her children's book, Will You Be My Forever Family?  The book is a storybook about adoption in which the Princess, a baby in utero, dreams about the family waiting for her on the outside and the lovely voice who comforts her and tells her all about the world. Jennifer hopes that the book will inspire adoptive parents to talk about adoption and the child's birth family with their children.  Jennifer wrote the book in 2014 and published it on Amazon Kindle in 2015 where the original ebook version is still available for purchase. You can purchase the new edition print version on Bookemon or directly from Jennifer by emailing her to request a copy. The cost is $10.80.

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