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Isabelle and Charlie are friends. They both like to draw, dance, read, and play at the park. They both like to eat Cheerios. They both cry if their feelings are hurt. And like most friends, they are also different from each other. Isabelle has Down syndrome. Charlie doesn't.

Written by Isabelle's mother, this charming tale encourages readers to think about what makes a friendship special. My Friend Isabelle also opens the door for young children to talk about differences and the world around them. It's a wonderful story to read at bedtime or to share at school. Lively full color illustrations dovetail beautifully with the text to bring the simple story to life.

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ISBN-13: 9781890627508
Publisher: Woodbine House
Publication date: 10/28/2003
Pages: 28
Sales rank: 253,522
Product dimensions: 5.84(w) x 7.76(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

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