Foster Children: Their Stories

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Foster Focus’ Top 25 Foster Care Movies

  1. Boystown
  2. Antwone Fisher
  3. Losing Isaiah
  4. Annie
  5. The Blind Side
  6. Secondhand Lions
  7. White Oleander
  8. Martian Child
  9. Good Will Hunting
  10. The Kid
  11. Juno
  12. The Shipping News
  13. Cider House Rules
  14. Angels in the Outfield
  15. Problem Child
  16. I Am Sam
  17. Madea’s Family Reunion
  18. The Hurricane
  19. The Truman Show
  20. Kramer vs. Kramer
  21. Sleepers
  22. Mommie Dearest
  23. Free Willy
  24. The Tie that Binds
  25. Jane Eyre

SEE QUOTES AND GIFS FROM THE MOVIES AT THE FOSTER FOCUS WEBSITE

BOOKS

Goodreads’ Top 25 Non-Fiction Books About Adoption/Foster Care

  1. Another Place at the Table
  2. Three Little Words
  3. The Connected Child: Bring Hope and Healing to Your Adoptive Family
  4. The Brightness of Stars: Stories of Adults Who Came Through the British Care System
  5. The Family Nobody Wanted The Family Nobody Wanted
  6. The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe V. Wade
  7. The Lost Daughters of China
  8. Garbage Bag Suitcase: A Memoir
  9. The Lost Boy
  10. A Forest of Doors: An Orphan’s Quest
  11. Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption
  12. Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child
  13. No Biking in the House Without a Helmet
  14. Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today’s Parents
  15. To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care
  16. Adopted for Life: The Priority of Adoption for Christian Families and Churches
  17. Parenting the Hurt Child : Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow
  18. Choosing to SEE
  19. Somebody Else’s Kids
  20. There Is No Me Without You: One Woman’s Odyssey to Rescue Africa’s Children
  21. Toddler Adoption: The Weaver’s Craft
  22. One Small Boat: The Story of a Little Girl, Lost Then Found
  23. My Fathers’ Daughter
  24. One Child
  25. In Their Own Voices: Transracial Adoptees Tell Their Stories

SEE AUTHORS AND COVERS FROM THE BOOKS AT THE GOODREADS WEBSITE