Will I Be on Television?: A Special Needs Child Who Wouldn't Give Up

Will I Be on Television?: A Special Needs Child Who Wouldn't Give Up

by Jan Amis Jessup

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781631220814
Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises, L.L.C.
Publication date: 07/15/2014
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 11

A Terrifying Discovery 13

We Didn't Know What We Didn't Know 23

A Shattering Diagnosis 31

"There Are Institutions" 39

"It Didn't Come From Our Side of the Family" 49

"Dogs Can Walk, Too" 59

"Y…Because We Like You" 67

"They Pushed Me" 75

"Where is Daddy?" 85

"Grass Soup" 93

'I'm One of the Girls" 103

"City of Angels" 111

"Whatever Puts a Sparkle in a Child's Eyes" 119

"Of Course I'm an Angel" 127

"I Felt Terrible. I was Scared. I was Petrified." 139

"My Name is Lins" 149

"I Got Lost in the Chicago Airport" 159

A Decision Dilemma 167

"They Called Me Retard" 177

"I'm a Girl Scout" 185

"I Want to Make My Own Decisions" 195

"We Learned to Love our New Family" 203

I'm Employee of the Month" 211

"Did You Know Lindsay Has a Heart Murmur?" 219

"Cary, I'm in Trouble" 227

"Surprise Me" 235

A Journey of Experience, Education and Enlightenment 247

Afterword 257

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