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Becoming dads

| Pablo Fernández

Published as part of the Our Story series, this is the story of Pablo and Mike, and their journey to becoming adopters. Set against a contemporary background of diverse perceptions - both encouraging as well as hostile - as to whether gay men should adopt, Pablo’s diarised narrative tracks this journey, from early challenges through to the positive affirmations they receive.

Dad David, Baba Chris and Me

| Ed Merchant

This charming and affirming picture book for young children encourages an understanding and appreciation of same-sex parents, as well as showing that families come in all shapes and sizes.

Josh and Jaz have three mums

| Hedi Argent

Josh and Jaz are five-year-old twins who have been adopted by a lesbian couple, Sue and Fran. This heartwarming picture book encourages an understanding and appreciation of same-sex parents and other diverse family groupings.

Lesbian and gay adoption and fostering - birth parents

| BAAF / New Family Social

This booklet explores lesbian and gay adoption and fostering, providing basic, clear information for birth parents (and other relatives) whose child is, or who may be, fostered or adopted by lesbian or gay carers.

Lesbian and gay adoption and fostering - children

| BAAF / New Family Social

This booklet for children who are being, or who may be, looked after or adopted by lesbian or gay carers provides practical advice and information to address any questions they may have.

Lesbian and gay adoption and fostering - foster carers

| BAAF / New Family Social

This Advice Note explores lesbian and gay foster care and adoption, providing basic, clear facts for foster carers looking after a child who is, or who may be, moving to live with lesbian or gay carers.

Lesbian and gay adoption and fostering - panel members

| BAAF / New Family Social

This Advice Note explores lesbian and gay foster care and adoption, providing basic, clear facts for panel members who may be involved in making decisions about children being placed with lesbian or gay carers.

Lesbian and gay adoption and fostering - social workers

| BAAF / New Family Social

This Advice Note explores lesbian and gay foster care and adoption, providing information for all social workers who may be involved with children who are, or who may be, placed with lesbian or gay carers.

Proud parents

| Nicola Hill

This is a compelling collection of stories of lesbians and gay men who have adopted or fostered children. Single and in partnerships, they share their experiences on a number of issues and write about life as an adoptive family.