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    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Adoption and Fostering 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      As the child gets older, it is sometimes hard to know when to give more detailed, perhaps more painful information. Parents sometimes say, "But he never asks!" However, we know from talking to older adopted or fostered ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Bullying 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Many if not most children will experience bullying during their childhood. For some it’s a fleeting but painful event, for others a persistent, frightening and ultimately damaging experience. Children are bullied for being ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Death and Bereavement 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Talking with children about death and dying is so important. Sometimes it is difficult to find the words that allow you and the child to talk, and to listen to one another about loving and losing. Children’s literature, ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Disability 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Kate and Laura are sisters; Kate is 12 years, Laura is 10 years. They get on well together, and enjoy doing things together – listening to music, going shopping for clothes with Mum, trips to McDonalds and the cinema. But ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Family Life 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      When breakdown within a family occurs it is not always easy for the children of these families to accept or understand the implications of such a break-up. Feelings of anger, guilt, confusion and loss may be present as the ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: First Experiences 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Did you ever face something new, and wish that someone had taken a few minutes to discuss with you what was going to happen, or how you might feel? The books contained in this list are just for that. Aimed at children from ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Growing Up 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      Growing up is about important things like princesses and goblins. It’s about best friends that you have ferocious fights with and making up and being inseparable all over again. It’s about being afraid of the dark but ...
    • Children's Books for Special Needs: Health 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 2000)
      These books explore a wide range of health issues ranging from asthma, diabetes and visual impairment, to AIDS, eating disorders and others. They target readers between the ages of 4-15 years, offering factual insights ...
    • Time Together: A Parent's Guide to Sounds & Music for Young Children 

      Barnardos; Fingal County Libraries (Barnardos, 1999)
      Fingal County Libraries and the National Children’s Resource Centre, Barnardos have compiled a series of four activity booklets for parents of children under five years. This is the Time Together series which is designed ...