• Title: Mother Like Alex: One Defiant Woman, Nine Special Children
  • Author: Bernard Clark
  • ISBN: 0884167608473
  • Page: 337
  • Format: Paperback
  • Mother Like Alex One Defiant Woman Nine Special Children An inspiring true story of a life devoted to helping Downs children
    An inspiring true story of a life devoted to helping Downs children.

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    1. Nine children, seven with Down's Syndrome, three with autism and two with life limiting health problems - and their inspired yet practical, determined yet pragmatic mother, Alex, a single woman who from a very early age wanted to adopt the children no one else would help in a system bound up in rules and, indeed, prejudice. The book not only tells the stories of these children and paints a portrait of Alex, it shows how much attitudes towards Down's children have changed. Sadly, it also demonstr [...]

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