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@Read Epub Ê Losing Isaiah â A NATIONAL BESTSELLER AND FEATURE FILM STARRING HALLE BERRY AND JESSICA LANGE Rivetingimpossible to turn away from THE BOSTON GLOBE Losing Isaiah pushes all the current cultural buttons Margolis gets inside the head of every character THE WASHINGTON POST E ngrossing and, to its credit, offers no pat answers to complicated issues PUBLISHER S WEEKLYThree year old Isaiah has two mothers and they both want himMargaret Lewin adopted Isaiah as a newborn and she and her husband, Charles, give the boy all the love a child could want and everything that money can buy But can even the most loving, caring white family be responsible for raising a black child Selma Richards is the boy s birth mother When Isaiah was born she was illiterate, unemployed, and a crack addict Giving up her son was the best thing for both of them at the time Now Selma has weaned herself off drugs, has a responsible job caring for another couple s child, and is learning to read She s not rich and she doesn t live in the best neighborhood, but she s healed herself LOSING ISAIAH raises one of the most complex and emotional moral questions of our times, and keeps you rooting for both women until the inevitable and heartrending conclusion in which one mother ends up losing her son Having seen the movie before reading the book, I must admit I liked the movie better than the book The both are very dissimilar A lot was different Bsically, the characters names and the plot were the same, but that was it. got this evening at a goodwill store for.99 cents Me ha gustado mucho esta novela que plantea un dilema tras una adopci n irregular, debe un ni o de tres a os volver con su madre biol gica o permanecer en la familia con la que lleva desde que naci A partir de ah , se entretejen historias familiares complicadas y una lucha legal cuya resoluci n no deja indiferente Si no son cinco estrellas es porque, despu s de una novela bastante larga, me pareci que el final se resolv a de un modo algo abrupto. I enjoyed this book right up until the end I was torn between the two mothers and the child and did not at all agree with the decisions that the judge and society made A child s family is not determined by the colour of his skin, just as a spouse should not be decided based on his race Love is suppose to trensend colour, there is a reason that Love is blind because seeing someone for who they are has nothing to do with how they look Of course both mothers could have a role in this child s li I enjoyed this book right up until the end I was torn between the two mothers and the child and did not at all agree with the decisions that the judge and society made A child s family is not determined by the colour of his skin, just as a spouse should not be decided based on his race Love is suppose to trensend colour, there is a reason that Love is blind because seeing someone for who they are has nothing to do with how they look Of course both mothers could have a role in this child s life and the fact that the biological mother left her child alone,did not bother to visit him in intensive care and gave him away must have consequences Every action has a reaction and in the end it is the child that pays