Tag Archives: Lynn Plourde

October 27

DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS MONTH-NEW BOOKS by Lynn Plourde

Do you remember Corky on the TV show Life Goes On?  Corky Thatcher, a character with Down syndrome, who was played by Chris Burke, an actor with Down syndrome? I was so excited when that show came on. As a public-school speech-language therapist at the time, who worked with students with Down syndrome, I thought, […]

February 23

Cover Reveal . . . MAXI’S SECRETS by Lynn Plourde

At sixty years of age, why write my first middle grade novel, Maxi’s Secrets (or What You Can Learn from a Dog)?   To bring my dog Maggie back to life, of course.   When my beloved Maggie died three years ago, I got greedy. I wanted more time with her. Fourteen years wasn’t enough. […]