Growing up…with Jack is written by Jack’s nine-year old brother, Drew. This story is a unique perspective of growing up with a brother who has special needs and navigating other children’s reactions to Jack and other children who have a disability. It is an honest and heartwarming story told from a nine-year old’s point of view.
Drew is ten-years old and lives on Manhattan’s Upper West Side with his brother, Jack, his mother and his stepfather. He attends the Ideal School in Manhattan – an independent inclusion school. Drew is also an actor who has appeared in movies, TV and numerous commercials. He thanks his brother, Jack, for helping him to be more patient in life.