Step by loving step, a couple prepares their home for the arrival of their adopted baby. Includes an Afterword that provides parents with guidance about how and when to explain adoption to their children. "When the happy couple holds their smiling infant for the first time ... the joy is almost palpable". — Publishers Weekly. "Adopted children love to hear their homecoming stories over and over, and this is a perfect book to encourage such retellings". — School Library Journal.