Ihaka and His Forever Family

An Adoption Story

by Rae Tauranga & Illustrated by Kayla Gillbanks

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 8/22/2018

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 44
ISBN : 9781504313964
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 44
ISBN : 9781504313971

About the Book

This is a story of young Ihaka and his journey to find his family through adoption. The story beautifully acknowledges the birth mother but focuses entirely on Ihaka’s experience of being connected with his forever family.

About the Author

Rae Tauranga is a first time author who writes from her own lived experience. All her stories are taken from parts of her life and told in such a way that people, young and old can understand. As a child of adoption, Rae wanted to share a story that encompasses her personal beliefs and hopes around alternative ways to find your forever family. Rae writes about topics that relate to spirituality, social issues and the family unit. She is passionate about writing stories that are unique which raise social and spiritual awareness. Rae lives in New Zealand with her son who inspired her to listen to her heart and follow her intuition.