My DNA Testing Guide and Newsletter Subscription

If any of the following apply to you, this DNA Testing Guide is an essential resource.

  • Are you a genealogist with brick walls in your family tree? An adoptee searching for your first family?
  • Do you want to know if two people are related and how? Would you like a breakout of your ethnic ancestry?
  • Even if you're just curious about the new world of genetic genealogy, you need my Guide to DNA Testing.

A Plain-English Overview for Adoptees, Genealogists, and Everyone Else

I tell you what DNA testing can do for you. Then I describe and compare the major genetic genealogy tests. Finally, I summarize their purposes, strengths and limitations. After reading this overview, you will be able to make test decisions with confidence.

Get the Kindle Version on

Go to this page on Amazon and buy the Guide to DNA Testing for just $2.99. If you have access to the Kindle Lending Library or subscribe to Kindle Unlimited, the Guide is free.

You don't need a Kindle to read Kindle books, since Amazon provides a reader for every platform including PC & Macs plus tablets and smart phones.  Download a free Kindle app for your device here.

NOTE: if you already purchased an earlier Kindle version, Amazon will not let you buy the new version. Click here for a workaround.

Newsletter Subscribers Get the DNA Testing Guide Free

You can get the same information by subscribing to my mailing list. Just enter your email address HERE and click Subscribe to list. Confirm that you are not a robot and click Subscribe again.

You will see a link to download my Guide to DNA Testing as a PDF file.

This format lacks the cool features of a Kindle book...but you can still view it on many devices and all the links work the same. Plus, it's free.

NOTE: If you already registered for my newsletter, my newsletter service will not let you register again to get the new version. Click here for a workaround.

About once a month I send an email to subscribers with recent news on DNA testing that would be of interest to genealogists and adoptees.  If you're no longer interested in the subject, you can unsubscribe at any time.

You Can Do Both

Even if you get the Kindle version on Amazon, you can still sign up for my newsletter. Just ignore the link you get for downloading the PDF file. You will enjoy the easy readability of a Kindle book and also set yourself up to get useful DNA news from me.

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