CoramBAAF Bookshop

We have the biggest and best range of publications and other resources on adoption and fostering, designed to provide you with all the information, insight, advice and support you need.

Attachment, Trauma and Resilience

Foster Care Fortnight

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Fostering Now front cover
Fergus Smith
Chris Brann
Alexandra Conroy Harris

Fostering Now presents the law, regulations, standards and guidance relating to fostering in England today in easily digested bite-sized chunks.

Life Story Work front cover
Tony Ryan
Rodger Walker

Life Story Work lays the foundations of approaching life story work with children and introduces the whys, whats, hows and whens of doing it. It explores when to start, how to communicate with children and help them talk about their feelings, how to work with particular groups of children and how to use life story work in different settings.

Adoption by Foster Carers front cover
Elaine Dibben
Viv Howorth

This new Good Practice Guide explores the benefits and challenges of foster carers adopting children in their care. It uses a wealth of research evidence, case studies and firsthand accounts to address key questions and reflect on the “practice wisdom” that has previously steered practice in this area.

Attachment, Trauma and Resilience front cover
Kate Cairns
Brian Cairns

NEW 2016 EDITION In this remarkable and inspirational book, Kate and Brian Cairns draw upon the wealth of their personal and professional experience to offer an insight into the realities of family life with children who have lived through overwhelming stress.

Our bestsellers

Our top ten bestselling books are all listed below! Click on the links to find out more about our key titles covering subject matter suitable for adoptive parents, social workers and adopted children.