The Mitten String
Random House Childrens Books
Ruthie Tober's family is known for the beautiful, warm mittens they knit so when she and her mother meet a deaf woman and her baby and give them shelter, Ruthie decides to design very special mittens for them.
Disability and Health; Physical Disability; deaf
mother and father
Sydney Taylor Book Award, 2015, Notable Book, Younger Reader
yarn; knitting; mittens; Jews; people with disabilities
Rosner, Jennifer, "The Mitten String" (2014). Diverse Families. 2061.