Spydus Search Results - Disabilities https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?QRY=SVL(DISABILITIES)&QRYTEXT=Disabilities&SETLVL=SET&CF=BIB&SORTS=DTE.DATE1.DESC&NRECS=20 Spydus Search Results en © Civica Pty Ltd. All rights reserved. What happened to you? / James Catchpole ; illustrated by Karen George. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=394816&CF=BIB Imagine you were asked the same question again and again throughout your life . . . Imagine if it was a question that didn't bring about the happiest of memories . . . This is the experience of one-legged Joe, a child who just wants to have fun in the playground . . . Constantly seen first for his disability, Joe is fed up of only ever being asked about his leg. All he wants to do is play Pirates. But as usual, one after the other, all the children ask him the same question they always ask, "What happened to you?" Understandably Joe gets increasingly cross! Until finally the penny drops and the children realise that it's a question Joe just doesn't want to answer . . . and that Joe is playing a rather good game . . . one that they can join in with if they can stop fixating on his missing leg . . . Because children are children, after all. Imagine you were asked the same question again and again throughout your life . . . Imagine if it was a question that didn't bring about the happiest of memories . . . This is the experience of one-legged Joe, a child who just wants to have fun in the playground . . . Constantly seen first for his disability, Joe is fed up of only ever being asked about his leg. All he wants to do is play Pirates. But as usual, one after the other, all the children ask him the same question they always ask, "What happened to you?" Understandably Joe gets increasingly cross! Until finally the penny drops and the children realise that it's a question Joe just doesn't want to answer . . . and that Joe is playing a rather good game . . . one that they can join in with if they can stop fixating on his missing leg . . . Because children are children, after all.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Catchpole, James<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : Faber & Faber, 2021.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>©2021<br />1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.<br /><br />Sandringham Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - C - Onloan - Due: 17 Oct 2022 - 010455141<br /> The amazing Edie Eckhart / Rosie Jones ; illustrated by Natalie Smillie. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=442398&CF=BIB Hello! My name is Edie Eckhart and I'm eleven years old. I'm a little bit different. I have a disability called cerebral palsy, so I talk slowly and fall over a lot. It's never really bothered me because I've never known anything else. Edie Eckhart is Excited with a capital E to start secondary school with her best friend Oscar - the fish to her chips, the bananas to her custard. But when she and Oscar are put into different tutor groups on their first day, Edie is devastated. Who will play secret hangman with her in class? Who will she eat sausage rolls with? But while she's plotting her reunion with Oscar, she accidentally gets cast as the lead in the school play. As Edie discovers a passion for performance, she also finds new friendships, talents, and dreams. After all, it's easy to shine on and off the stage when you're Amazing with a capital A. Hello! My name is Edie Eckhart and I'm eleven years old. I'm a little bit different. I have a disability called cerebral palsy, so I talk slowly and fall over a lot. It's never really bothered me because I've never known anything else. Edie Eckhart is Excited with a capital E to start secondary school with her best friend Oscar - the fish to her chips, the bananas to her custard. But when she and Oscar are put into different tutor groups on their first day, Edie is devastated. Who will play secret hangman with her in class? Who will she eat sausage rolls with? But while she's plotting her reunion with Oscar, she accidentally gets cast as the lead in the school play. As Edie discovers a passion for performance, she also finds new friendships, talents, and dreams. After all, it's easy to shine on and off the stage when you're Amazing with a capital A.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Jones, Rosie<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : Hodder Children's Books, 2021.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>©2021<br />233 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.<br />Amazing Edie Eckhart ; 1.<br /><br />Brighton Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Fiction - J JON - Onloan - Due: 23 Oct 2022 - 010462309<br /> Splash / Claire Cashmore ; illustrated by Sharon Davey. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=446232&CF=BIB Claire has big dreams. She can do anything her big sisters can and more. But there is one thing Claire won't do. The water in the swimming pool makes her feel squirmy inside... Follow her sisters? No way! Not today! Claire has big dreams. She can do anything her big sisters can and more. But there is one thing Claire won't do. The water in the swimming pool makes her feel squirmy inside... Follow her sisters? No way! Not today!<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Cashmore, Claire<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : Farshore, 2021.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>©2021<br />1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.<br /><br />Sandringham Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - C - Onloan - Due: 13 Oct 2022 - 010551577<br /> Best day ever! / by Marilyn Singer ; illustrated by Leah Nixon. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=471066&CF=BIB This playful puppy thinks she's having the best day ever! She's so happy to be out with her friend, she doesn't even realise that she's being a little naughty. But then he scolds her, and suddenly - Worst. Day. Ever. Will puppy be able to make amends and turn their day back around? Join an exuberant, boundary-pushing pup and her exasperated boy in this reassuring story about unconditional love and the challenges of trying to always be on your best behaviour. This playful puppy thinks she's having the best day ever! She's so happy to be out with her friend, she doesn't even realise that she's being a little naughty. But then he scolds her, and suddenly - Worst. Day. Ever. Will puppy be able to make amends and turn their day back around? Join an exuberant, boundary-pushing pup and her exasperated boy in this reassuring story about unconditional love and the challenges of trying to always be on your best behaviour.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Singer, Marilyn<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>New York : Clarion Books, 2021.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>©2021<br />1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm.<br /><br />Brighton Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - S - Onloan - Due: 26 Oct 2022 - 010367765<br /> Roxy the raccoon : a story to help children learn about disability and inclusion / Alice Reeves ; illustrated by Phoebe Kirk. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=340236&CF=BIB "Roxy lives in the forest with her three best friends, who she loves to visit and play games with. Roxy is in a wheelchair, so sometimes it is harder for her to go to the same places and play the same games as the other animals. Roxy and her friends realise that by making a few small changes and working together, they can make the forest a better place for everyone. Roxy teaches us that there are bunches of ways to be more inclusive of those who have a disability so that everyone can join in. Part of the Truth & Tails series, which aims to eliminate prejudices and encourage acceptance in young children aged 4-8, the story of Roxy and her friends is accompanied by hand-drawn, watercolour illustrations" "Roxy lives in the forest with her three best friends, who she loves to visit and play games with. Roxy is in a wheelchair, so sometimes it is harder for her to go to the same places and play the same games as the other animals. Roxy and her friends realise that by making a few small changes and working together, they can make the forest a better place for everyone. Roxy teaches us that there are bunches of ways to be more inclusive of those who have a disability so that everyone can join in. Part of the Truth & Tails series, which aims to eliminate prejudices and encourage acceptance in young children aged 4-8, the story of Roxy and her friends is accompanied by hand-drawn, watercolour illustrations" <br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Reeves, Alice, 1976-<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2018.<br />1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm.<br />Truth & tails<br /><br />Sandringham Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - R - Onloan - Due: 17 Oct 2022 - 009689304<br /> Some kids use wheelchairs / by Lola M. Schaefer. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=344231&CF=BIB "Some people use wheelchairs to get to and from places. What does that mean? Using simple, engaging text and full-color photos, readers learn why someone would use a wheelchair and what daily life is like for someone who can't walk. This book includes a video, which launches via a 4D app."-- "Some people use wheelchairs to get to and from places. What does that mean? Using simple, engaging text and full-color photos, readers learn why someone would use a wheelchair and what daily life is like for someone who can't walk. This book includes a video, which launches via a 4D app."--<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Schaefer, Lola M.<br />Revised edition.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, 2018<br />24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm.<br />Pebble plus. Understanding differences<br /><br />Beaumaris Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - S - Available - 009757096<br /> Some kids wear leg braces / by Lola M. Schaefer. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=344232&CF=BIB Some people need to wear leg braces. What does that mean? Using simple, engaging text and full-color photos, readers learn how leg braces can help and what daily life is like for someone who wears them. This book includes a video, which launches via a 4D app. Some people need to wear leg braces. What does that mean? Using simple, engaging text and full-color photos, readers learn how leg braces can help and what daily life is like for someone who wears them. This book includes a video, which launches via a 4D app.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Schaefer, Lola M., 1950-<br />Revised edition.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint, 2018<br />24 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm.<br />Pebble plus. Understanding differences<br /><br />Hampton Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - S - Available - 009769662<br /> Next door's dog goes to school / Gina Dawson ; illustrated by Vivienne da Silva. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=350416&CF=BIB Grace wants to be able to do everything other children do and now that she has Roxie she can. If Grace needs help, Roxie knows exactly what to do.With insightful illustrations and written in a sensitive and friendly style, Next Door's Dog Goes to School is about understanding the important role of dogs in our society and how they potentially change people's lives. Grace wants to be able to do everything other children do and now that she has Roxie she can. If Grace needs help, Roxie knows exactly what to do.With insightful illustrations and written in a sensitive and friendly style, Next Door's Dog Goes to School is about understanding the important role of dogs in our society and how they potentially change people's lives.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Dawson, Gina<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>Chatswood, NSW : New Holland Publishers, 2018.<br />29 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.<br /><br />Brighton Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - D - Available - 009910293<br /> Having a disability / Louise Spilsbury ; illustrated by Ximena Jeria. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=316840&CF=BIB How do you help a young child deal with disability or explain what that means? This hands-on picture book is designed to help children with their questions and feelings about tricky topics that can be hard to talk about. The exquisite and approachable illustrations give a comforting story book feel, particularly aimed at 5-7 year olds, while also appealing to both younger and older children. A perfect aid to help children open up and explore how they feel and give them steps they can take to help them cope. How do you help a young child deal with disability or explain what that means? This hands-on picture book is designed to help children with their questions and feelings about tricky topics that can be hard to talk about. The exquisite and approachable illustrations give a comforting story book feel, particularly aimed at 5-7 year olds, while also appealing to both younger and older children. A perfect aid to help children open up and explore how they feel and give them steps they can take to help them cope.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Spilsbury, Louise<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : Franklin Watts, 2017<br />32 pages : colour illustrations ; 20 x 22 cm.<br />Questions and feelings about<br /><br />Beaumaris Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - S - Available - 009576871<br /> Free / Aleesah Darlison ; illustrations by Belinda Elliott. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=321070&CF=BIB As Flynn watched everyone having fun, sadness swarmed inside him, and then, he spotted the bird. Weightless. Free. It skated across the sun splashed sky, painting the earth below with its shadow. That's how I want to be, thought Flynn. A sensitive and nurturing story about a boy who is finding life difficult after being confined to a wheelchair. Flynn's story will inspire children and adults to look beyond their current situation and to dream for their own greatness and freedom. Will they find a way to get along? Two little characters will show them the way. As Flynn watched everyone having fun, sadness swarmed inside him, and then, he spotted the bird. Weightless. Free. It skated across the sun splashed sky, painting the earth below with its shadow. That's how I want to be, thought Flynn. A sensitive and nurturing story about a boy who is finding life difficult after being confined to a wheelchair. Flynn's story will inspire children and adults to look beyond their current situation and to dream for their own greatness and freedom. Will they find a way to get along? Two little characters will show them the way.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Darlison, Aleesah<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>Mount Eliza, VIC : Empowering Resources, 2017.<br />1 volume of unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.<br /><br />Brighton Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - D - Available - 009700047<br /> How I learn : a kid's guide to learning disability / by Brenda S. Miles, and Colleen A. Patterson ; illustrated by Jane Heinrichs. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=243177&CF=BIB <span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Miles, Brenda<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>Washington, DC : Magination Press/American Psychological Association, c2015<br />Unpaged : color illustrations ; 26 cm.<br /><br />Sandringham Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - M - Available - 008557857<br /> Words get knotted / Pippa Sweeny. https://bayside.spydus.com/cgi-bin/spydus.exe/ENQ/WPAC/BIBENQ?SETLVL=&BRN=254998&CF=BIB Dyslexia is a difficulty with words, and it is often misunderstood and sometimes unrecognised. If dyslexia remains undetected, it can affect a child's confidence and educational achievements. It is a picture book for an adult to share with a young child but the use of the visual metaphor (wool and knitting being compared to words and writing) minimizes the need for words and adds to its appeal. Dyslexia is a difficulty with words, and it is often misunderstood and sometimes unrecognised. If dyslexia remains undetected, it can affect a child's confidence and educational achievements. It is a picture book for an adult to share with a young child but the use of the visual metaphor (wool and knitting being compared to words and writing) minimizes the need for words and adds to its appeal.<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Author: </span>Sweeny, Pippa<br /><span style="font-weight:bold;">Published: </span>London : Featherstone Education, 2012.<br />1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 21 cm.<br /><br />Beaumaris Library - (Bayside Library Service) - Junior Picture Books - S - Available - 008895621<br />