21 DreamS - stories that will open your eyes to life...
by Jennifer Buechler and Julie Gallagher
About the Book
Inspired by Lauryn (the daughter of one of the authors), 21 DreamS - stories that will open your eyes to life features photographs of and stories about 21 extraordinary people (plus Lauryn) who happen to have an extra 21st chromosome.
Volume 1 - released 3/21/13 in honor and celebration of World Down Syndrome Day
Features: Lauryn, Aaron G., Angie C., Aurora E., Brakayla D., Caroline P., Elise L., Ella S., Emry H., Gabriel N., Jack B., Jack P., Landon W., Lauren B., Lily G., Mackenzie W., Mia A., Mickey D., Sophia B., Steve M., Victoria C., and Will M. (and a sneak peek from Meghan D., Bryleigh B. and Reece C.)
10-15% of the total cost of each book (a large portion of the proceeds) goes to Down Syndrome Indiana. Volumes 2, 3, 4, and 5 can also be purchased on Blurb or via http://www.21dreamsproject.com. Look for 21 DreamS - Volume 6 to be released in October 2015!
Jen is a wife, mother to five children, an educator (formerly teaching 1st and 2nd grades in fully inclusive classrooms and currently the Co-Director of Edgewood Preschool Cooperative), and a photographer. Jen is one of the founders of 21 DreamS and is the current administrator/leader of the 21 DreamS project. Jen's youngest, Lauryn, was born with Down syndrome and is the inspiration behind 21 DreamS.