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Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Sheila Allee - Goodreads

I absolutely loved this book. When I heard Rachel Simon talking about it on PBS' NewsHour, I contacted her. She is not only an excellent writer, she's a wonderful person. And she dedicates her life to promoting the welfare of people with disabilities. Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Shari Larsen - Goodreads

This memoir follows one year in the lives of Rachel and her developmentally disabled sister Beth, (or as she calls herself, Cool Beth.) Beth spends hers days riding the city buses, and in an effort to ... Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Aleta Emmons - Goodreads

What I love is that the sister takes a year of her life to spend with her sister to see who she has met when she has been riding the bus all these years and hearing some of the things that have been going on. I love that she became included. Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

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Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Laura Haske - Goodreads

As a person with a developmentally disabled adult sibling, this book was touching in a way that it might not be for everyone. I found it easy to identify with the author and the struggles she faced in ... Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Kathryn Brown - Goodreads

Poignant book about self awareness and family relationships. Very eye opening. Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Judie - Goodreads

Rachel and Beth Simon, born eleven months apart, were the middle children of a family with four children. From the time of her birth, their parents knew Beth was different and, after seeking a lot of ... Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Grace M - Goodreads

This book was a journey of sisterhood, friendship, and acceptance. It was beautifully written, heartfelt, and (most of all) eye-opening. As someone with little experience with people who has an ... Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

Excellent memoir about a woman learning to accept her developmentally delayed sister. During this time she also learned much about herself. Read full review

Review: Riding the Bus with My Sister: A True Life Journey

User Review  - A - Goodreads

I am a teacher of special education students. It was fun to see the relationship of a sister of a girl with Down Syndrome. A nice view into the lives of special people. I enjoyed the story and it is an easy read. Read full review


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