Holly Marlow

Adoption and Fostering Stories and Resources

Children’s Books Available on Amazon

Delly Duck: Why A Little Chick Couldn’t Stay With His Birth Mother

When Delly Duck lays an egg, she is excited for it to hatch. But she doesn’t really know how to keep an egg safe, or how to look after her chick when he hatches. See how a concerned goose tries to help Delly to learn how to care for her chick, in this touching adoption story.

Delly Duck is available in English, French, German and Spanish on all Amazon sites.

Cousins by Adoption

So you’re going to have a cousin who is adopted! Find out what to expect, with this helpful cousin’s guide to adoption, created for cousins just like you!

German edition coming soon! The eBook is available for pre-order!

Adopting a Little Brother or Sister

So you’re adopting a little brother or sister, huh? Find out what to expect, with this big sister’s guide to adopting a younger sibling! Written from the perspective of a big sister who has adopted a baby brother, this book covers the adoption process, up to the point of the sibling moving in.

So You’ve Adopted a Sibling

So You’ve Adopted a Sibling explores the emotions and changes to routine that children may experience in the early days as a big brother or sister through adoption.

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Room in the Nest

This story set in the world of Delly Duck explains different kinds of foster care in an accessible way.