books for children

Books can inspire, encourage, educate and — above all — unite people of varying abilities

posted on April 1, 2010 - 4:09pm
When I was 3 years old, I was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the most common of the nine forms of muscular dystrophy. My parents never hid my diagnosis from me but, besides my parents, the only way I learned more about muscular dystrophy (MD) and its future effects on me was through my observation of other campers at MDA summer camp, beginning at age 9. As a child, I never read...
posted on November 1, 2006 - 1:26pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 6
This year’s holiday gift guide focuses on toys for children preschool through elementary school age who have disabilities.
posted on September 1, 2006 - 3:36pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 5
To the house next door — and beyond! In 2004, 4-year-old Colby Pretz, of Pacific, Wash., made his Halloweenrounds in Galactic Fashion as Buzz Lightyear. Unleash your inner wheelchair