My friend has Down's syndrome / written by Jennifer Moore-Mallinos ; illustrated by Marta Fabrega.
Contributor(s): Fàbrega, Marta [illustrator.].Material type: BookSeries: Let's talk: Publisher: Brighton : Book House, 2011Description: 32 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781908177087 (pbk.); 190817708X (pbk.).Subject(s): Down syndrome -- Children's picture books | Children with disabilities -- Children's picture books | Friendship -- Children's picture booksDDC classification: 616.85884 MOO Summary: A heartwarming and reassuring story of how an ordinary little girl comes to understand and befriend a child who has Down's syndrome.
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Junior Non Fiction||Stratford Children's||Children's Non Fiction||616.858 MOO (Browse shelf)||Available (On Order)||A00729275|
Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
My friend has Down's syndrome is a sensitively written story about two children who meet at a summer Fun Club. A warm friendship develops between them as the young narrator comes to understand Ella's Down's syndrome. Both girls learn that everybody is good at something, and that by helping each other overcome their fears and difficulties, they can accomplish a great deal. My friend has Down's syndrome inspires and encourages children to overcome barriers that can exist between children with Down's syndrome and their playmates.
Originally published: Hauppauge, N.Y.: Barron's, 2008.
"Do you have a special friend? I do! Her name is Ella, and she's my best friend.
A heartwarming and reassuring story of how an ordinary little girl comes to understand and befriend a child who has Down's syndrome.