With World Down Syndrome Day on March 21, a celebration of these special people comes in the form of a new novel, The Things Lily Knew (Caritas Press), by Sherry Boas.
Boas, a Catholic stay-at-home mother of four adopted children, including a daughter with Down syndrome, was inspired to begin the story of Lily from her own family’s experiences and from imagining her daughter’s future.
The book, part of a series, has received positive feedback from critics and readers alike. “Sherry Boas captures our imagination, plants a sense of expectation and then draws it all together for a beautiful ending,” Bishop Thomas Olmsted of Phoenix remarked. “It is marvelous the way Boas weaves in the...READ MORE