Cleft Palate Foundation Publications
These publications are provided free to families by the Cleft Palate Foundation (English and Spanish versions)

A Face in Time by Judy Ryan - Visit Judy's website Beneath the Surface

Katie's Dream by Mariette Vermeylen-Nuyts

Eye of the Beholder: True Stories of People with Facial Differences by Laura Greenwald
This book features some AmeriFace & cleftAdvocate member families!

We Carry Each Other: Getting Through Life's Toughest Times by Eric & Sharon Langshur and Mary Beth Sammons

Funny Face Written by Debbie Breslow with narration by Kenny Breslow

A Special Smile  Written by Julie Graham, a member of the cleftAdvocate family.  Also available here.

Heart of the Hide A novel written by Lou Petrucci, who was born with a cleft lip and palate

The Bully Book A discussion and activity book by Rita Toews

You Will Dream New Dreams Inspiring Personal Stories by Parents of Children With Disabilities

A Child in Pain: How to Help, What to Do by Leora Kuttner, PhD

Stop Singing People Might Hear You: My Cleft Book by Maria T. Burglehaus

God's Gift by Mario S. Fedele, whose son was born with Stickler's Syndrome

Why Me?  An anti-bully book for teen girls by Rita Toews

He Talks Funny - A Heartwarming Story of Everyday Life by Jeanne Buesser

Babyface: A Story of Heart and Bones by Jeanne McDermott

Your Cleft-Affected Child The Complete Book of Information, Resources, and Hope

A Parent's Guide to Cleft Lip and Palate University of Minnesota Guides to Birth and Childhood Disorders

Children With Facial Difference : A Parents' Guide by Hope Charkins

Rosey : The Imperfect Angel (The Imperfect Angels Series) by Sandra Peckinpah, Trisha Moore (Illustrator)

You Are Special By Max Lucado

Blue's Clues - All Kinds of Signs Videotape from the television series

Strength, Courage and Confidence:  What Facial Difference Teaches Us
by Jennifer Wallace with contribution by John Reisch MD

Neonatal Surgery of the Cleft Lip and Palate by Sanu N. Desai (Editor)

Cleft Craft : Alveolar and Palatal Deformities by Ralph D. Jr. Millard

Cleft Palate Speech by Sally J., Phd Peterson-Falzone, Mary A., Phd Hardin-Jones, Karnell

Therapy Techniques for Cleft Palate Speech and Related Disorders By Karen J. Golding-Kushner

Cleft Palate Speech Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach by Robert J. Shprintzen, Janusz Bardach

The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Velocardiofacial Syndrome Edited by James N. Parker and Philip M. Parker

Cleft Lip and Palate:  From Origin to Treatment Diego F. Wyszynski, M.D., Ph.D., Editor

Student-led IEPs: A Guide for Student Involvement Practical ideas and strategies for empowering students

Don't Despair Cleft Repair! by Karen Lipman. A family's account of their child's two-year transformation

My Puzzling Smile by Brandon Lipman. An empowering children's book created by a school-aged child born with a cleft

Sign With Me Volume I: Building Conversations Series of video/workbook packages can teach your whole family to sign

Healing Childhood Ear Infections: Prevention, Home Care, and Alternative Treatment by Michael A. Schmidt & Doris Rapp

Sam:  The Boy Behind the Mask Based on a true story

The Cleft Palate Story by Samuel Berkowitz, MD

Jessie's Blessing Available from AboutFace International

Arthur's Nose, Arthur's Eyes by Marc Brown

Self-Esteem: A Family Affair by Jean Illsley Clarke

Becoming the Parent You Want to Be by Laura Davis and Janis Keyser

Children Believe Everything You Say: Creating Self-Esteem with Children by Jennifer Day and Tammy Day-Ferraz

A Difference in the Family: Living with a Disabled Child by Helen Featherstone

Do You Hear What I Hear? Parents and Professionals Working Together for Children with Special Needs
by Janice Fialka and Karen C. Mikus

It Isn't Fair: Siblings of Children with Disabilities by Stanley Klein and Maxwell Schleifer

How It Feels to Live with a Physical Disability by Jill Krementz

Nobody's Perfect: Living and Growing with Children Who Have Special Needs by Nancy B. Miller and J. C. Dieterle

On Becoming A Special Parent - Parent/Professional Publications by Marcia Routberg
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