Jul 07

Young people who feel marginalized due to physical differences or disabilities may benefit from discovering fictional characters who face similar difficulties. This unique bibliography surveys the field of children’s and young adult literature published since 1990, identifying 200 quality books that deal with a wide range of contemporary health and self-image topics…. More >>

Voices from the Margins: An Annotated Bibliography of Fiction on Disabilities and Differences for Young People

Jun 02

Different Like Me introduces children aged 8 to 12 years to famous, inspirational figures from the world of science, art, math, literature, philosophy and comedy.
Eight-year-old Quinn, a young boy with Asperger’s Syndrome, tells young readers about the achievements and characteristics of his autism heroes, from Albert Einstein, Dian Fossey and Wassily Kandinsky to Lewis Carroll, Benjamin Banneker and Julia Bowman Robinson, among others. All excel in different fi… More >>

Different Like Me: My Book of Autism Heroes

May 30

Call It Courage

Posted by Soliloquy in Braille | Children's Books

A legendary adventure story of how Mafatu, the son of the Great Chief of Hikueru, a Polynesian race who worships courage, conquers his fear of the sea and proves he isn’t a coward. 1941 Newbery Medal; ALA Notable Children’s Book…. More >>

Call It Courage

May 28

The Deadly Dungeon

Posted by Soliloquy in Braille | Children's Books

Dink’s favorite mystery writer, Wallis Wallace, has invited Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose for a sleepover – in a haunted castle! But as soon as the young detectives arrive, they start hearing screams behind the walls. Will they discover who – or what – is haunting Moose Manor?

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The Deadly Dungeon

May 27

The jar of coins is full. The day has come to buy the chair–the big, fat, comfortable, wonderful chair they have been saving for. The chair that will replace the one that was burned up–along with everything else–in the terrible fire. A book of love and tenderness filled with the affirmation of life.The jar of coins is full. The day has come to buy the chair – the big, fat, comforable, wonderful chair they have been saving for. The chair that will replace the one … More >>

A chair for my mother

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