My Grandpa Had a Stroke by Dori Hillestad Butler

My Grandpa Had a Stroke

Written by Dori Hillestad Butler
Illustrated by Nicole Wong


My Grandpa Had a Stroke by Dori Hillestad Butler

After Ryan's grandfather has a stroke, their close relationship has to change. With the help of his parents rehabilitation professionals, and Grandpa himself, Ryan learns what a stroke is and the stroke's effects on his grandfather, now and in the future. He also experiences a full range of emotions, including fear, avoidance, disappointment, anger, confusion, and denial. Eventually, he accepts his disabled grandfather coming to live with the family with a positive and helpful attitude.

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32 pages


Dori Hillestad Butler
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Magination Press, (American Psychological Association) an imprint of American Psychological Association

Publication date

15th June 2007



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