The man who loved clowns

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Written with warmth and sensitivity, this moving story is based on the author's own experiences of growing up with her beloved uncle Punky, who had Down's Syndrome. Wood has created a realistic portrait of the problems that confront a child growing up in a family with a disabled member . . . It's a hard book to put down.--School Library Journal, starred review.
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Grouping Title man who loved clowns
Grouping Author wood june rae
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subject_facet Down syndrome. -- Fiction, Down's syndrome -- Fiction, Mentally handicapped. -- Fiction, Uncles -- Fiction
title_display The man who loved clowns
title_full The man who loved clowns / June Rae Wood, The man who loved clowns / by June Rae Wood
title_short The man who loved clowns
topic_facet Down syndrome, Down's syndrome, Fiction, Mentally handicapped, Uncles