Heart Disorders


Gold, John Coopersmith. Heart Disease. Enslow Pub., Revised Edition 2000. Factual information. Includes bibliographical references. Ages 12 up.

Haney, Johannah. Heart Disease. Benchmark Books, 2005. Explains what heart disease is, what it's like to have it, and how to live with it. Ages 9 – 15.

Huegel, Kelly. Young People and Chronic Illness: True Stories, Help, and Hope. Free Spirit Press, 1998. Teenagers tell their stories followed by information about each disease. Ages 12 up.

Hurst, J. Willis. The Heart: The Kids' Question and Answer Book. McGraw Hill, c 1999. Factual information. Ages 6 – 12.

Jaworski, Anna Marie. My Brother Needs an Operation. Baby Hearts Press, Panama City Beach, FL, c 1998. Joey's little brother has to go to the hospital for surgery. This is the story of how Joey handled it. Ages 3 – 7.

Showers, Paul. Hear Your Heart. Harper Collins, 2001. Excellent introduction to the heart and how it works. Ages 6 – 9.