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Andy Finds a Turtle
Andy is told he's acting like a turtle because he's not in the mood to cooperate with his physical therapist. The story tells of Andy's frustrating search to discover what a turtle is. His disorder prevents him from verbalizing this seemingly simple question. The lesson he learns when he makes the discovery brings a happy ending . . . children and parents may greatly ...more
Unknown Binding, 32 pages
Published January 1st 1988 by Jason & Nordic Publishers
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Andy finds a Turtle is about a little boy with a physical disability. He isn't always fully participating in physical therapy, and one day his therapist calls him a turtle. Andy does not know what a turtle is so he tries to listen to his surroundings to figure it out. His cousin says he has a shell one day when putting his back brace on. Andy thinks that he could be an egg with legs. One day Andy and his family go to the park for a picnic. Andy is laying down with his baby sister, Sue, watching ...more