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Author Shapiro, Michael, 1952-

Title Solomon's sword : two families and the children the state took away / Michael Shapiro.

Publication Info. New York : Times Books, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  362.7 SH22    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  362.7 SH    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 331 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-311) and index.
Summary Describes the experience of adoptive families involved in difficult custody battles with birth parents. The story of Cynthia and Jerry LaFlamme of New Haven, Connecticut and the birth mother Gina Pellegrino are presented first. Also included is the story of the Melton sisters of Chicago.
Subject Child welfare -- United States -- Case studies.
Family services -- United States -- Case studies.
ISBN 0812923944
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