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Special Gifts: Women Writers on the Heartache, the Happiness by Arlene Schusteff

By Arlene Schusteff

In those forty-one specific and uncooked essays, moms of kids with distinctive wishes percentage what their lives are particularly like. From “Off to work out the Wizard” the place a mom is hopeful new doctor could be the one to assist her boys, to “Before the prognosis” the place one other mom admits that existence along with her daughter isn’t what she signed up for. those moms inform it love it is, and it isn’t consistently the stuff Hallmark playing cards are made for…from unending treatment to celebration invites that don’t come and relations who don’t comprehend. A must-read for somebody who lives with or loves a baby with unique needs.

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