Books tagged: developmentally challenged

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U. City's Bravest and Kindest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.
Neurobiolology & Social Work
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Advances in the understandings of human brains have implications for social work practice. This discussion provides information about the interactive nature of human development. Human brains--and human beings--are co-constructed. Social workers need to be as sensitively attuned as parents if they are to provide effective services.
Don't Die Sitting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The story of four outcasts who confront death and risk their lives to save their city. Having been banished from the city, they become homeless people living on the street and have to decide if they should go back to the city that expelled them, stay homeless until they die, or explore their future. Their faith will challenge you, their courage will fire you up, and their story will inspire you.
The Color of Snow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
When catastrophe strikes during a blizzard, four developmentally disabled men who live in a group home are left unsupervised. The only staff member on duty dies and the residents must make life-and-death decisions with both heart-warming and tragic results. The Color of Snow examines the power of loving guidance and the unexpected capacity for growth.