This book tells of a true life adoption story that is both fascinating and horrifying . The joyous part is that two sisters, twins who were placed with different adoptive parents. reunite. The tragic part has to do with how and why they were separated to begin with. Pair reading this book with seeing the movie Three Identical Strangers. Both have to do with the practices of the Louise Wise adoption agency in New York City.
“Identical Strangers has all the heart-stopping drama you’d expect. But it has so much more—the authors’ emotional honesty and clear-eyed insights turn this unique story into a universal one. As you accompany the twins on their search for the truth of their birth, you witness another kind of birth—the germination and flowering of sisterly love.”—Deborah Tannen, #1 New York Times bestselling author of You Just Don’t Understand