A new book introduces a new heroine to middle school aged readers. Sam’s Top Secret Journal features a girl named Sam who plays basketball and solves mysteries. She also lives with Down syndrome. The character is inspired by Dev Adelman, a student at Nathan Hale High School and a member of the cheerleading squad who also lives with Down syndrome. The author is her father, Doctor Sean Adelman. Doctor Adelman, Dev and several of Dev’s fellow Nathan Hale cheerleaders tell us more!
For Adelman's Raise Expectations website , click HERE.