A Review of
A Good and Perfect Gift: Faith, Expectations, and a Little Girl Named Penny.
Amy Julia Becker.
Reviewed by Heather Grady.
Her birth story is like most others: the usual excitement and pain resulting in a 5 pound 5 oz daughter – Penelope Truesdell Becker. It is only after the family is called and mother recovering that the life changing words are uttered, “The doctors think Penny has Down syndrome.” And so begins A Good and Perfect Gift: Faith, Expectations, and a Little Girl Named Penny, the memoir of Amy Julia Becker, mother of Penny.