Expecting Adam : : a true story of birth, rebirth, and everyday magic

Title Expecting Adam : : a true story of birth, rebirth, and everyday magic
Names Beck, Martha Nibley.
Book Number BR012196
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation While the author and her husband were Harvard graduate students, she became pregnant with their second child and learned he had Down syndrome. She describes the seemingly magical events that followed and the lessons she learned despite the difficulties. After Adam was born, it was "worth it, a thousand times over."
Local Subject General Non-Fiction - GNF
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Learning Disability Interest - DIL
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Disability Interest - DII
Biography - Individuals w/ Disabilities - BID
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Pregnancy - Complications - Patients - Biography
Fetus - Abnormalities - Patients - Biography
Genetic disorders in pregnancy - Patients - Biography
Parents of children with disabilities - Biography
Parents of children with disabilities - Religious life
Down syndrome - Patients - Family relationships
Call Number 362.19830092 B ANF
Language English
Released 1999
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1999 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Times Books, c1999.
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