April Kihlstrom could not find any books appropriate for her adult son with
Down Syndrome, she decided to create her own. SOPHY'S STORY is the first in
what will be a series of books meant to be particularly accessible for special
needs children, teens and adults and at the same time delight children of all
ages and capabilities.
April Kihlstrom is the award winning author of over 30 published books, many of them Signet Regencies. She lives in Texas with her dog Sophy.
SOPHY GOES TO THE DOGGY DOCTOR is for all children, dog lovers, adults learning to read and those like the author’s 37 year old son who has Down syndrome. It is April Kihlstrom’s hope that this book will bring both comfort and smiles to readers as they recognize emotions they may have felt at times in their own lives.
Marley, a lovable Labrador retriever, is always getting himself into trouble. Some may say he is the world's worst dog. But those who know and love Marley understand that nothing can stop his loyalty, exuberance, and passion—not even the Grogans' screen door! How this big, rambunctious dog becomes the heart of the Grogan family is the story of Marley.
scandalous rake and a sheltered young woman are pressed by their parents into a
betrothal. It isn’t real, of course it isn’t. How could it be when they are so
wildly mismatched? And yet there is something that draws them together. Can she
tame the rake and can he tease out the real woman inside the prim and proper
Note: This was originally published as an NAL Signet Traditional Regency.