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There is nothing Jessica wants more than to be like everyone else, but between her Down Syndrome and her colorful family, “average” isn’t part of her vocabulary. This year when she blows out eleven candles on her homemade vegan cake she makes the same wish she’s made for as many birthdays as she can remember: she wants a mother.

Jessica’s father Phil has worked his entire
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Paperback, 112 pages
Published January 22nd 2016 by Marci Boudreaux
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Heidi
Jul 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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Preteen Jessica, who has down syndrome, wants nothing more than to have a mom because unfortunately hers bailed out when she was a baby. Phil, her father, continues his best to make Jessica's life as fulfilling as possible even with the void Jessica feels with not having a mother. His life seems to be going well, until he connects with Mallory. Jessica is becoming attached and his fear of heartbreak for his daughter comes back to him.

Such a beautiful and clean romance novel that filled my heart
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Trimaze
Aug 12, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Just Incredible.... Jessica's Wish is the fourth book in the Stonehill Romance series by Marci Boudreaux. It is the continuation of Phil and his daughter Jessica's story. Phil, who we first met in "The Road Leads Back" is living on his own with Jessica his eleven year old daughter who has Down's Syndrome. Jessica's mother, unable to deal with Jessica's disability, left Phil when Jessica was just a baby. Every year on her birthday Jessica wishes for a mother. This year, Phil meets Mallory, who we ...more
Amanda Menninga
Mar 30, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I would have to say I have read all the books in the Stonehill Series and have enjoyed each and every one of them. No only can you pick up each and every one of the books individually at any place in the series and get a complete book, the more you read of the Stonehill Series the more you want to find out about the other characters and where their lives lead!

This particular book ties in two of the families from the series. It involves Phil who is son to Kara & Harry from "The Road Leads Ba
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Sheri
Mar 16, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Jessica's Wish (Stonehill Romance Book 4) by Marci Boudreaux

Jessica an eleven year old with Down Syndrome, just wants a Mom. Her Father Phil is a loving dad, and great with Jessica, but he has a fear of relationships since Jessica's Mother left him when she was a baby. Mallory comes home to Stonehill to help her mother, and forms a sweet bind with Jessica. Jessica would love to have Mallory as a Mother and she won't take no for an answer. Will Jessicas' wish come true?

A sweet story with a lovabl
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Mommysmoose
Jan 22, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is truly a sweet read. A small girl with Down Syndrome, a father with a fear of abandonment, and a caring daughter. Little Jessica wants a mother so badly that she wishes for one every year. But, will her father finally get over his fears and make Jessica's dream come true? This book is heartwarming. I absolutely adored Jessica and the instant bond between her and Mallory. So sweet and wonderful, it will make in believe in wishes coming true. I love this series and can't wait for more
Connie McElfresh
Jan 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
what little girl doesn't wish for different things on their birthday. Jessica is no different than the rest of us in making her birthday wish. But will she gets what she wants. Jessica's Wish is a very sweet book. It's the last book in the Stonehill Romance series.
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As a teen, Marci Boudreaux skipped over young adult books and jumped right into the world of romance novels. She's never left. Marci lives with her husband, two kiddos, and their numerous pets. She is a freelance writer appearing monthly in a variety of local magazines as well as a content editor.

Romance is her preferred reading and writing genre because nothing feels better than falling in love
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