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The making of my special hand: Madison's story

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Publisher:
Peachtree Publishers,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Language:
English
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This touching true story offers a rare look at the making and fitting of a prosthesis through the excitement and promise in one little girl's world Experience the bright curiosity of Madison, a small girl born without her left hand, as she tells her story of being fitted for her "special" hand. Her helper hand, a prosthesis, will allow Madison to easily pick up toys, throw a ball, and carry her doll. This enlightening story explains in a relaxed and informal narrative how the medical team from the Children's Amputee Program worked with Madison and her family, and reminds readers that with a willing spirit and an enjoyment of life, nothing is impossible.
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9781561451869
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Grouping Titlemaking of my special hand madisons story
Grouping Authorheelan jamee riggio
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2020-06-20 01:17:05AM
Last Indexed2020-07-06 02:44:18AM

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seriesRehabilitation Institute of Chicago learning book
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subject_facetArtificial hands -- Juvenile literature
Children with disabilities -- Rehabilitation -- Juvenile literature
Literature
People with disabilities -- Juvenile literature
title_displayThe making of my special hand : Madison's story
title_fullThe making of my special hand : Madison's story / Jamee Riggio Heelan ; illustrations by Nicola Simmonds Carter
title_shortThe making of my special hand
title_subMadison's story
topic_facetArtificial hands
Children with disabilities
People with disabilities
Rehabilitation