My Friend Has Down Syndrome

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Capstone Digital, Jan 1, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 24 pages
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My friend Sarah has a disability called Down Syndrome. But that doesnít matter to us. We tell jokes and laugh, go to ballet class together, and have a lot of fun. Iím glad Sarah is my friend!
  

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User Review  - mdgilmor - LibraryThing

My Friend Has Down Syndrome is a great book for showing that a friend can be just about anyone. It's okay to have friends with exceptionalities, including Down Syndrome. Carmen and Sarah are best ... Read full review

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I just discovered these books and find me to be great! My five year old could understand the goal of the story - understanding everyone is different basically. In Spanish and English so it was fun to ... Read full review

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Amanda Doering Tourville is the author of more than 15 books for children. Her book Rain Forest ABC: An Alphabet Book (Capstone Press, 2004) was nominated for the 2005-2006 Mocking Bird Award. The same book was also on the American Library Association's booklist of Outstanding Science Read-Alouds. Amanda currently lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, with her husband and her chinchilla. She loves animals and would have an entire zoo if she could. She also enjoys traveling and photographing wonderful, exotic places. Her photography has been featured in books and magazines.

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