Book Lovers: “Mum’s the Word!” A Discovery of Adoption

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Imagine discovering your family had been keeping a secret from you for your entire life? That’s what happened to Lorna Little, author of “Mum’s The Word!”

“I was 32 years old, applying for a passport to go to of all things a family reunion, and finding out by getting a letter from the office in London England, where I was born. It said ‘A letter of Adoption,” said Little.

Lorna Little’s memoir “Mum’s the Word!” was released last year and has been very inspiring for so many readers all over the country. The memoir is one that people can relate to whether or not they have a connection to circle of adoption.  To learn more head to . The book can also be found at

Lorna Little is now the Executive Director of St. Agnes Home, a maternity home for young women and children. To learn more, head to

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