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PLEASE NOTE: The books must be returned to the Librarian (address on cover of books) and NOT the DCN office

Author Sensible Films

The 57 minute long TV documentary includes interviews with donors, donor conceived adults and one parent. It is very positive and well worth watching. It is gentle and thoughtful and the four main...

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Author Todd Parr

AMAZON description:

The Family Book celebrates the love we feel for our families and all the different varieties they come in. Whether you have two mothers or two dads, a big family or a...

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Author Emily Franklin

Key words: Books for teens, half siblings, donor sibling registry

AMAZON REVIEW:

JENNY FITZGERALD HAS been outside the huddle, trying to fit in to her sports-obsessed family. The...

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Author Making Friends with your Fertility: A clear, comforting guide to reproductive health: supporting you through getting pregnant, IVF and assisted conception, fostering and remaining child free

From fertility counsellor Tracey Sainsbury and Sarah Rayner (bestselling author of Making Friends with Anxiety, One Moment, One Morningand The Two Week Wait) comes a full and...

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Author Mary Hoffman, Ross Asquith

AMAZON description:

This book takes one element of The Great Big Book of Families – the arrival of new members into a family – and explores all the different ways a baby or child...

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Author Cory Silverberg

 

Canadian Cory Silverberg has written an extraordinary book about how babies are made.  Not only does it not mention sex or assisted reproduction but it doesn't identify which bodies...

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