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Useful Children's Books

Useful Children's Books

 

 

Topsy and Tim go to Hospital. Jean Adamson (Ladybird Books, 2010)

Maisy Goes to Hospital. Lucy Cousins (Walker, 2006)

Going to the Hospital. First Experiences. Anne Civardi and Stephen Cartwright (Usborne 2005)

Hospital (First Time). Jess Stockham (Child’s Play, 2011)

Visit to the Hospital (My First). Eve Marleau (QED, 2010)

Maisie goes to Hospital. Aileen Paterson (Glowworm Books 1989)

Peppa Pig Goes to Hospital. Neville Astley and Mark Baker (Ladybird Books, 2012)

Goodbye Tonsils. Juliana Lee Hatkoff (Puffin, 2004)

Jessica's X-Ray. Pat Zonta (Firefly Books, 2002)

The Surgery Book: For Kids. Shivani Bhatia (Author House, 2010)

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Going to the Doctor. First Experiences. Anne Civardi and Stephen Cartwright (Usborne 2005)

Topsy and Tim go to the Doctor. Jean Adamson (Ladybird Books, 2010)

Going to the Doctor (First Experiences with Biff, Chip and Kipper) Roderick Hunt and A Young (OUP, 2014)

Doctor (People who help us).   Amanda Askew and Andrew Crowson (QED, 2009)

Say "Ahhh!": Dora Goes to the Doctor. Phoebe Benstein (Simon Spotlight, 2008)

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Peppa Pig: Dentist Trip. Neville Astley and Mark Baker (Ladybird Books, 2009)

Visit to the Dentist (My First). Eve Marleau (QED, 2010)

Going to the Dentist. First Experiences. Anne Civardi and Stephen Cartwright (Usborne 2009)

Topsy and Tim go to the Dentist. Jean Adamson (Ladybird Books, 2009)

Going to the Dentist. Avril Webster and David Ryley (Off We Go Publishing, 2008)

Why do I brush my Teeth?  Angela Royston (QED Publishing, 2010)

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Jacob's Eye Patch, Beth Shaw (Simon & Schuster, 2013)

Rex's Specs  Jack Hughes (Wayland, 2013)

Going to the Opticians (First Experiences with Biff, Chip and Kipper) (OUP, 2014)

Peppa Pig's First Glasses (Ladybird, 2013)

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It's Called Deafness.  Jennifer-Moor Mallinos (Barron's Educational Series, 2009)

Freddie and the Fairy (on hearing loss) Julia Donaldson (Macmillan, 2011)

I Can't Hear Like You. Althea (Happy Cat, 2001)

Jordan has a Hearing Loss. Jillian Powell (Evans Brothers, 2009)

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The Lost Puppy (a book to help children with limited mobility). Kate Gaynor (Special Stories Publishing, 2008)

Susan Laughs (for wheelchair users) Jeanne Wills (Anderson Press 2011)

Don’t Call me Special – a first look at disability. Pat Thomas (Hodder, 2002)

Sam uses a Wheelchair. Jillian Powell (Evans Brothers, 2009)

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A Dr Spot Casebook:  Rachel has Eczema, Jenny Leigh (Red Kite books, 2003)

I have Eczema, Jen Greatsing (Wayland, 2013)

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First Place (a book to help children with speech problems)  Kate Gaynor, (Special Stories Publishing, 2008)

First Place (a book to help children understand and overcome cleft palate/lip). Kate Gaynor. (Special Stories Publishing, 2008)

Thomas has Autism. Jillian Powell (Evans Brothers, 2011)

Looking after Louis (a book about autism). Lesley Ely (Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, 2005)

A Friend Like Simon (a book about autism/ASD). Kate Gaynor. (Special Stories Publishing, 2009)

Charlie has Asthma. Jenny Leigh (Red Kite Books, 2008)

 Zack has Asthma. Jillian Powell (Evans Brothers, 2009)

The Winner (on asthma and its effects). Kate Gaynor. (Special Stories Publishing, 2008)

 

Even Little Kids get Diabetes. C W Pirner (Whitman & Co, 1999)

The Bravest Girl in the School (diabetes) Kate Gaynor (Special Stories Publishing, 2013)

Becky has Diabetes. Jillian Powell (Evans Brothers, 2011)

Aneil has a Food Allergy. Jillian Powell. (Evans Brothers, 2009)

 

The Famous Hat (a book to help children with leukaemia (or other forms of cancer) to prepare for treatment, namely chemotherapy, and a stay in hospital). Kate Gaynor (Special Stories Publishing, 2008)

 

A Birthday for Ben (on deafness and hearing difficulties). Kate Gaynor (Special Stories Publishing, 2009)

Topsy and Tim have Chickenpox.  Jean Adamson (Ladybird Books, 2006)

 

The Hare who Lost her Hair (to help children undergoing chemotherapy.  Amy Leonard (CreateSpace, 2013)

Water bugs and dragonflies (explaining death to young children). Doris Stickney (Continuum International Publishing Group, 2004)

Badger’s Parting Gifts (introduction to death and the gifts and memories left behind). Susan Varley (Picture Lions, 1992)

The Huge Bag of Worries. Virginia Ironside (Hodder, 2004)

 

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