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Children's Literature: Culture and Diversity: Disabilities

Find books that feature different types of cultures, families, and people by using this guide.

Books that Feature Children with Disabilities

The selected titles listed within the disabilities tab include factual books and fictional stories that feature children with disabilities.


Rogers, K., Writt, H. (2010). "Rose-Colored Glasses Aren't Needed: Learning about Illnesses and Disabilities through Children's Literature." Kentucky Libraries 74(1), 14-19.

Smith-D’Arezzo, W. M. (2003). ”Diversity in Children’s Literature: Not Just a Black and White Issue.”Children’s Literature in Education 34(1), 75-94.

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