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by M Blakeslee
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: special needs

At seventeen, Hal Drucker is a determined lone wolf. He'll show his overprotective parents and the other kids that even though blind he's super smart and completely independent. Oh, he finds people useful at times, but he has no obligations. And actually needing anyone is just not his style.

Hal is, however, drawn to a spirited girl who challenges h …


Franny and the Music Girl

by Emily Hearn, illustrated by Mark Thurman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: special needs, imagination & play, self-esteem & self-reliance

Franny embraces life. She loves to move fast, play with her friends and explore her neighbourhood looking for adventure. Like other children her age, she is happy, curious and vibrant. She also happens to use a wheelchair.