Books tagged: cerebral palsy

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Daddy Bent-Legs: The 40-Year-Old Musings of a Physically Disabled Man, Husband, and Father
By Neil Matheson
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
DADDY BENT-LEGS is a memoir all about the author's life experience growing up with a physical disability (Cerebral Palsy). Told through a series of eclectic anecdotes, the book is very much an "Everything-You-Ever-Wanted-To-Know-About-Physical-Disabilities-But-Were-Afraid-To-Ask" affair. It's light-hearted, humorous, and an easy-to-pick-up read for all ... an impactful, inspirational testimony.
33 Secret Tips To Handle Cerebral Palsy Your Mom Never Told You!
By Editorial Team Of MPowerUniversity.com
Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Almost 800,000 kids are affected with cerebral palsy. If you happen to know one, here is a set of tips and techniques that you can use right away to make it a pleasant experience to you as well as the child. Let me accept the fact that it IS tough. However, our tips and techniques gives you the gentle,loving touch ONLY you can give to the child.
All Time Is Now
By Katie Letcher Lyle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
Once upon a time, there was a perfect family: one father, one mother, and one perfect son. Then they had an “imperfect” child. The author writes about how their “perfect” family adapted to living with and caring for their “imperfect child” — but more than that, this funny, wise book is about how Jennie graced their lives, and showed them they didn't know beans about "perfect."
Stories From the Forest -- stories by a counselor at a camp for children with special needs
By Daniel Roth
Price: Free! Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Because of the people, campers and counselors, on the pages of this story I am a better person. I have been taught the real meaning of courage, perseverance and unconditional love. I have been shown a standard I can only hope to one day live up to and I am deeply indebted to each of them for that.
Midnight Fighter
By William Forde
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Cassey Blake, an 8-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer befriends a dying foal. This tender and enchanting story tells of how Cassey sleeps by day and works by night to save the life of 'Midnight Fighter', a colt from champion stock, who will never run, jump or walk again without a limp. Share and experience the love, bravery and sheer perseverance expressed between Cassey and her crippled companion.
On Autumn's Wing, A Story of Birth Trauma, Brain Injury and Miracles.
By Heather Winkeljohn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This is the story of a hemiplegic child, Autumn. She was a normal baby until delivered by vacuum extraction. Autumn lost seventy-five percent of her left brain from a massive stroke. The book chronicles the family's experience, struggles, and accomplishments from birth to the present. It's a story of valuable lessons but raises questions about our health care, legal system and use of the vacuum.
Ryan's Bike
By Heather Payer-Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Fiction
Ryan loves bikes – it’s all he ever thinks about. Ryan also has Cerebral Palsy and will never be able to ride a bike of his own... or will he?
Walking In My Sleep
By Michael C Cooney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
In this vivid, intelligent, often comical memoir of finding his way in the world as a boy and young man with Cerebral Palsy, Michael Cooney, founder and president of Exceptional Ability Entertainment, describes his journey to adulthood, and from one coast to the other, as a series of adventures in which he’s sometimes the hero, sometimes the loser, and sometimes a little in between.
But I Did Everything Right
By Jenna Gensic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This collection of personal essays on prematurity reveals one mother's experience coping with the extremely premature birth of her first son, Mikan, who weighed a mere 1 lb. 12 oz.
No Autism Any Longer - A Story About Two Boys And Their Miraculous Healing Journey
By Mia den Haan
Price: Free! Words: 6,680. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The book is about two little boys who both received a miraculous healing for their Autism. One boy who also suffers from cerebral palsy could initially not walk without falling, nor could he communicate well. He now speak sentences and has a normal communication and his mobility also improved a lot. He can now run and jump. It also includes Mia's own journey from Business Owner to Spiritual Healer