“Written with the eye of a social worker and the perspective that only someone who has lived the life of… Read more Early Praise for The Declassified Adoptee: Essays of an Adoption Activist by Mary O’Leary Wiley, PhD, ABPP
Lost Daughters provides us with a viewing of brilliance, social justice and activism. Moving beyond racial, ethnic and professional silos… Read more Early Praise for the Lost Daughters Anthology: Susan Harris O’Connor, MSW
Lost Daughters Anthology is a tough book for mothers who relinquished to read because whatever we may have told ourselves… Read more Early Praise for the Lost Daughters Anthology: Lorraine Dusky
Amanda H. L. Transue-Woolston’s book of essays is heartfelt and brilliantly written. It is an original piece of work that… Read more Pre-Release Review by Susan Harris O’Connor, MSW, National Speaker, Performance Artivcst, & Author
In The Declassified Adoptee, adoptee and social worker Amanda H.L. Transue-Woolston unpacks a myriad of issues that are remarkably personal… Read more Pre-Release Review by Trish Ortiz, LCSW, Therapist for At-Risk Youth
If you’ve ever wondered, What are these adoptees complaining about? If you’ve ever thought, Hey, they grew up in stable… Read more Pre-Release Review by Laura Dennis, Author of "Adopted Reality, A Memoir"
“Within the words that Amanda writes lays the truthfulness of an adoption story, her adoption story and experience. It is… Read more Pre-Release Review by Damian Adams, Research Scientist
In her mid twenties, shortly after the birth of her son, Amanda Transue-Woolston found herself in reunion with her biological… Read more Pre-Release Review by Diane René Christian, Author of "An-Ya and Her Diary"
“I am tremendously grateful for Amanda Woolston and her declassified declaration proclaimed in this book of her personal essays. The… Read more Pre-Release Review by Joy Lieberthal Rho, LCSW-R
“Amanda Woolston is a voice of understanding and reason in the complicated, difficult and often painful world of adoption reform… Read more Pre-Release Review by Lorraine Dusky, Author of "Birthmark" and First Mother Forum