This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Down's Syndrome - This is a form of retardation that is marked by almond-shaped, slightly slanted eyes, stubby limbs and digits, and a somewhat flattened face.
Blue Baby - This is a term used for a stillborn child who never draws a breath.
Lexington, Kentucky - This is the home of David and Norah Henry, and the birthplace of Paul Henry.
Fraternal Twins - This occurs when two eggs are fertilized by two sperm; the babies are not identical.
Versailles, Kentucky - This is the small town where Caroline became stranded...
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