Nathan's Wish: A Story About Cerebral Palsy

Title

Nathan's Wish: A Story About Cerebral Palsy

Authors

Laurie Lears

Illustrator

Stacey Schuett

Publisher

Albert Whitman & Company

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780807571019

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A boy with cerebral palsy helps out at a raptor rehabilitation center and is inspired himself when an owl that cannot fly finds another purpose in life.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; Developmental disability; wheelchair user; cerebral palsy

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Hispanic / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

birds; owl; flying; chores; walker; broken wing; feelings; research; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

Nathan's Wish: A Story About Cerebral Palsy

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