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 book educates readers about Down syndrome and teaches that we are all more alike then we are different. This book is great for children of all ages.
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By: Becky Carey
Illustrated by: Bonnie Leick
8.5 in. x 8.5 in.
Little Creek Press
Children's book - 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 An advocate for her daughter and others with this diagnosis, Becky strives to change the outdated stereotypes of Down syndrome.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.