Susan Laughs

A Book Review:  Susan Laughs, by Jeanne Willis A very sweet book about a girl named Susan.  She laughs, she sings, she plays, she swims, she does lots of things.  What we don’t find out until the last page is that Susan uses a wheelchair. This is a great book.  In my opinion it teaches […]

ALL ABOUT ME (and my shunt)

Book Review: ALL ABOUT ME (and my shunt) by Terri Rice Bellush I found this short review online: A young girl, Janet, talks about her shunt and how it keeps her feeling well. Colorful crayon illustrations and simple language make this a perfect story for a child with a shunt, to explain shunts to siblings […]

A Book for Every Child with Spina Bifida

Right Under My Nose. A Book for Children with Spina Bifida. By Claire Austin, MPhil and Stacey Mizokawa PhD, Illustrated by Matthew Bates Right Under My Nose is a wonderful book created specifically for children with Spina Bifida.  It follows a little boy with SB as he tries to decide what to take to show […]