The Acorn People / Ron Jones (Summer camp experiences of five handicapped children are told in diary form by their camp counselor.)
TMC 362.4 J789A
Black Bird Fly Away: Disabled in an Able-Bodied World / Hugh Gregory Gallagher ; foreword by Geoffrey C. Ward. (polio)
RC181.U5 G34 1998
The Body Silent / Robert F. Murphy. (Quadriplegic)
Born of the Fourth of July / Ron Kovic (experiences of a soldier in Vietnam who was wounded)
Frida, a Biography of Frida Kahlo / by Hayden Herrera. ( In an accident when she was eighteen, Frida's spine was fractured, her pelvis crushed, and one foot broken. After that, she lived with physical impairments which caused her considerable pain, constant threat of illness, and inability to have children.)
How It Feels to Live with a Physical Disability / Jill Krementz.
TMC 362.4 K92H
In Love With Daylight: A Memoir of Recovery / Wilfrid Sheed. (polio, depression)
Journey / Robert and Suzanne Massie (parents of a son who has hemophilia)
RC642 .M38 1975
A Leg to Stand On / Oliver Sacks. (This book is the story of Dr. Sacks himself, after he suffered a severe knee injury. He was chased off a cliff, by a bull. He tells how his immobilized leg became an alien thing that did not seem to belong to him. He suffered tremendous difficulties regaining the use of his leg. The doctors and nurses were largely unsympathetic. )
Life Scraps / A Patchwork Quilt: Vignettes from the Lives of Brenda and Jim / by Brenda Kay Page. (cerebral palsy)
LC4596 .P34 1995
Lucky Man: A Memoir / Michael J. Fox. (Parkinsons)
PN2308.F69 A3 2002
Missing Pieces: A Chronicle of Living With a Disability / Irving Kenneth Zola. (an anthology, writings about disease and disability)
Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs, and Ceclarations of Independence / John Hockenberry. (paraplegics)
My Left Foot / Shane Connaughton and Jim Sheridan. (screenplay of the film)
Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio / Peg Kehret.
TMC 921 K266K
Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science/ Michael White and John Gribbin.
QC16.H33 W45 2002
Still Me / Christopher Reeve.
PN2287.R292 A3 1998b
Taking Charge: Teenagers Talk About Life & Physical Disabilities / Kay H. Kriegsman, Elinor L., Zaslow, Jennifer, D'Zmura-Rechsteiner. (Discusses such topics as independence, self-esteem, relationships, and sexuality from the perspective of teenagers with various physical disabilities.)
TMC 362.4 K923T
Three Finger: The Mordecai Brown Story / Cindy Thomson & Scott Brown.
GV865 .B756T46 2006
Under the Eye of the Clock: The Life Story of Christopher Nolan (paralyzed and mute)
"What Happened To You?": Writing by Disabled Women / edited by Lois Keith.