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Buddy's Shadow
Shirley Becker
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Buddy's Shadow

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Buddy, who is five, has Down Syndrome, and is in need of a friend all his own, saves his money and buys a puppy.
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Published January 1st 1991 by Jason & Nordic Publishers
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Mary Beth
Oct 16, 2014 Mary Beth rated it really liked it
a. This is a book about a boy named Buddy. Buddy has Down syndrome and does not fit in with other kids his age. He decides to save his money to buy a puppy to be his new friend. After he gets the puppy, Buddy realizes that the puppy can run faster than him just like the other kids. Buddy eventually learns that people are different and it's okay to be different than others.
b. The theme of this book is acceptance. Buddy finally learns to accept himself and the fact that he doesn't do things the s
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