My eXtra Special Brother

Ability, Disability & Ableism
People, Identity & Culture
Carly Heyman
Stephanie Conley
Age Group:
Fragile X Association of GA
Ability, Disability & Ableism
People, Identity & Culture

Sixteen-year-old Carly Heyman writes a story of growing up with her big brother Scott, a young man who has a sweet smile, a courageous heart, and fragile X syndrome, the world’s leading cause of inherited mental impairment. In her direct and honest voice, Carly reveals the ins and outs, ups and downs of daily life with Scott. She identifies challenges that siblings of a brother or sister with special needs may encounter. She shows how those challenges provide opportunities to love, laugh and learn.

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Hello, Universe

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A disaster leads Kaori, Gen, and Valencia on an epic quest to find missing Virgil. Through luck, smarts, bravery, and a little help from the universe, a rescue is performed, bullying behavior is put in its place, and friendship blooms.

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