47 Strings Tessa's Special Code, a children's book by Becky Carey, tells the story of an older sibling learning about his new baby sister's Down syndrome diagnosis. The beautifully illustrated soft cover book educates readers about Down syndrome and teaches that we are all more alike then we are different. Illustrations by Bonnie Leick and published by Little Creek Press. This book is great for children of all ages.
47 Strings: Tessa's Special Code is a 2013 Benjamin Franklin Award silver medalist for children's picture book. Becky Carey has written the book "47 Strings Tessa's Special Code" telling of her life raising a daughter with Down syndrome. An advocate for her daughter and others with this diagnosis, Becky strives to change the outdated stereotypes of Down syndrome. Becky, her husband Dan and their children live in southwest Wisconsin.
This book measures at 8.5 in. x 8.5 in. and includes 36 pages. ISBN 9781942586074
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