This "rueful, riveting, piercingly funny" (Julia Cameron) book is about mothering a Down syndrome child that opts for sass over sap, and it's a small masterpiece of heavenly visions and inexplicable phenomena that's as down-to-earth as anyone could ask for.

Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic 2000, Berkley Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780425174487

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