|You're Not My Real Mother
by Molly Friedrich
What makes a mother real? Playing, laughing, teaching, helping. After an adoptive mother tells her daughter all the reasons that she is her "real mother," the young girl realizes that her mother is right, even though they do not look alike.
|Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born
by Jamie Lee Curtis
Tell me again about the night I was born... Tell me again how you would adopt me and be my parents... Tell me again about the first time you held me in your arms... In asking her mother and father to tell her again about the night of her birth, a young girl shows that it is a cherished tale she knows by heart.