by Ben Mikaelsen

Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Petey | Ben Mikaelsen
Published: Pages: 280 Downloads: 492
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  • Cerebral palsy -- Juvenile fiction,
  • People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Old age -- Juvenile fiction

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In 1922 Petey, who has cerebral palsy, is misdiagnosed as an idiot and institutionalized; sixty years later, still in the institution, he befriends a boy and shares with him the joy of life.

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The book Petey by Ben Mikaelsen is about a boy named Petey Corbin who was born with cerebral palsy. His mother struggles to help care for his health. She was unwilling to /5.

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