My Friend Isabelle
Isabelle and Charlie are friends. They both like to draw, dance, read, and play at the park. They both like to eat Cheerios. They both cry if their feelings are hurt. And like most friends, they are also different from each other. Isabelle has Down syndrome. Charlie doesn't.
Disability and Health; Developmental disability; Down syndrome
female child; male child
mother and father
Dolly Gray Children's Literature Award, 2004, Nominee, Picture Book
dancing; childhood; toddlers; drawing; playing; Cheerios; emotions; friendship
Woloson, Eliza, "My Friend Isabelle" (2003). Diverse Families. 1582.