"I just read "Common Threads, Celebrating Life with Down Syndrome" cover to cover. Thank you so very much for publishing such an inspiring book. We know our daughter, Maggie, now 3 with Down Syndrome, will teach us all so much about love, life and happiness. As a new parent is it so nice to hear all these wonderful stories and know that the sky really is the limit for her." --Karen Lemon
"Thank you so much! I just received 'Common Threads' and it has changed my life. This is exactly what I needed to start my life with my beautiful baby. I am now so excited about finding her speacial talents and helping her become all that she can be. I wish every new mom and dad could get this while they were in the hospital. I am so grateful to have this inspiring book." --Kati Layosa
About the Author
Cynthia Kidder is the mother of three sons, the youngest of whom has Down syndrome. She is a writer and presenter to families and educators regarding maximizing the potential of young people with Down syndrome.
Brian Skotko is currently in his third year as a student at Harvard Medical School. He has two sisters, one of whom has Down syndrome and has committed a great deal of his professional energy to increasing awareness of the capabilities of persons with Down syndrome.