Cathy Bonnstetter


Cathy Bonnstetter is a working journalist and journalism professor in West Virginia. She is also the mother of four children, the last of whom was adopted from Romania when he was about 5 years old. The journey to overseas adoption is usually twisted and tricky, but the real test comes that frustrating, amazing first year. This book is about her family's experience, as well as other families' experiences that first year they were "learning to love a stranger."

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Learning to Love a Stranger
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
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When families make the decision to adopt overseas they often think the big challenges come with the administrative processes. Those are huge challenges, but even bigger ones and the amazing awards come when that child, who has been just a thought, finally comes home. In this book, several families discuss that all important first year they were "learning to love a stranger."

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