Owning It: Stories About Teens with Disabilities
Presents ten stories of teenagers facing all of the usual challenges of school, parents, boyfriends and girlfriends, plus the additional complications that come with having a physical or psychological disability.
Disability and Health; Physical disability; Learning disability Illness; Addiction; Tourette syndrome; migraine; brain damage; paraplegia; wheelchair user; blind; vision loss; attention deficit disorder (ADD); cancer; testicular cancer; asthma; obesity; morbidly obese; alcoholism
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009 Contemporary Concerns
high school; accidents; friendship; challenges; acceptance; multiple stories
Gallo, Donald R., "Owning It: Stories About Teens with Disabilities" (2008). Diverse Families. 1559.