Born Just Right

Book review by Joly Herman, Common Sense Media
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age 9+

Upbeat book tells what it's like being born without a limb.

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age 8+

Positive read about life with a physical difference

My 5th grader requested this book after hearing about Jordan. She was born with a partial arm but has taken her difference in stride. She enjoys challenging herself physically. She plays baseball and does crossfit. She designs a prosthetic which shoots glitter. My child is very sensitive and many academically appropriate reads are too intense.This book hits the mark for a sensitive kid to learn about a real child managing challenges, she was able to learn aboutlife in someone else's shoes and also that a physical difference doesn't keep Jordan down. My child writes a blog that rates book " scariness" and gives her general opinion, it is if you want to hear from a kid perspective

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