Inspired by Lauryn (the daughter of the author), 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 3 - released 3/21/14 in honor and celebration of World Down Syndrome Day features: Lauryn B., Alexandra W., Amiracle P., Ava F., Bear Z., Conley S., Ezra D., Gracie P., Hunter B., Joseph N., Karli K., Katie G., Lily S., Madison A., Nathen L., Peter S., Quinn C., Quinn D., Ron C., Sophia R., Sutton B., and Whitney B (and a sneak peek from Devin N. and Tucker M.)
Volume 1 - released on 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.)
Volume 2 - released in October 2013 to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month features: Lauryn, Ashton P., Ben S., Bogdan L., Branson B., Brooklyn G., Bryleigh B., Colleen D., Connor A., Cooper S., Ella D., Isaiah B., Kaleigh S., Makayla H., Matt M., Meghan D., Noah C., Piper M., Reece C., Simeon L., Wesley K., and Will S. (and a sneak peek from Joseph N. and Alexandria W.)
Volume 4 - tentatively will be released in October 2014!
10-15% of the total cost of each book (a large portion of the proceeds) goes to Down Syndrome Indiana.
Jen is a wife, mother to five children, an educator (formerly teaching 1st and 2nd grades in fully inclusive classrooms and currently the Director of Edgewood Preschool Cooperative), and a photographer. Jen's youngest, Lauryn, was born with Down syndrome.
21 DreamS - stories that will open your eyes to life... Published October 28, 2014
21 DreamS... Published October 23, 2013
21 Dreams - Volume 1 Published March 18, 2013