Books tagged: down syndrome

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Wanderlust for Beginners
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,540. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Eerin Kate has three chromosomes, four loving but complicated parents and an owl. When she gets her first period and starts seeing ghosts, everyone's got their own angle. But when Eerin finds her first ghost has dragged her into a local murder mystery, and she finds herself involved in a rather dangerous child abuse case, it involves the whole family.
21 questions sur la Trisomie 21
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Canadian French. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
L'ignorance et les préjugés sont encore bien présents dans notre société. La sensibilisation est partie intégrante de notre mission. Cette brochure contient les réponses aux 21 questions les plus souvent posées sur la trisomie 21 et les personnes vivant avec cet état.
21 Questions About Trisomy 21
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Ignorance and prejudice are still very present in our society. Raising awareness is a big part of our mission. You will find in this pamphlet the answers to the 21 most frequently asked questions about trisomy 21 and people who live with it. Our goal is to distribute this pamphlet to as many people as possible in order to reduce prejudice and show society the potential of people with trisomy 21.
The Cafe Birds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: Australian English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
* Previously published as a series * Five Aussie friends, the 'Cafe Birds', meet regularly to share the ups and downs of life, love, and bird ownership over coffee and cake. They each have goals and obstacles to overcome. Readers have said: ‘It made me laugh, cry, and hungry’; ‘It made me want to meet ALL my girlfriends in a pretty café and laugh, cry and eat’; and, ‘It’s LITERAL “chick” lit!’
The Fly Must Die
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,220. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Once she was gone I went back to Shrimp’s room to clean up. I was leaving, arms full, when a glint caught my eye. It was under the radiator. A bottle, a long thin vial. The vial my father had used, that had held the McGrow! And there on the lip of the bottle, sucking—a fly!
A Christmas for Chloe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by 5 Prince Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
When free spirit Jessica Caldwell’s daughter is diagnosed with Down syndrome weeks before Christmas, her carefree existence sheds its holiday glitter in a collision with the regimented world of pediatric medical care.
Wrap Your Heart Around It: A Memoir About Learning to Love the Life You Have
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Grammy-nominated artist and television professional LynnMarie Rink spent her whole life running from the one thing that could save her–herself.
Lia, The star princess with the princessability to see differently
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In this book the darkness covers the sky while the girls are in the middle of the Magic Garden, not knowing nor being able to see where to go. Fortunately in their way, they found Lia, the star princess. She has a really long, black hair and bangs that cover her eyes, so she is not able to see. But she saves them, with her princessability to see differently.
Confounding the Wise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,290. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Children with special needs are not always given to those who are both willing and able to meet their needs. But here we discover there are people who will seek sacrifice in order to provide the life that so many are willing to discard. Confounding the Wise describes the sometimes brutal view that many countries have toward Down syndrome and other diagnoses.
Living With a Rock Star and a Super Hero. Creating a new normal with Down Syndrome and Sensory Processing Disorder.
Price: $9.21 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Having a child with Sensory Processing Disorder was a challenge that taught us a lot. What we didn't realize was that it was preparing us for an even bigger challenge, parenting a child with Down Syndrome. We were scared parents, but we needn't have worried. This is one mom's memoir about learning from her kids about what really matters in life, and how to live with a rock star and a superhero.