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Books for Parents

  • Heart Defects in Children: What Every Parent Should Know,” by Cheryl J. Wild
  • Heart of a Child,” by Catherine A. Neill, Edward B. Clark and Carleen Clark
  • It’s My Heart,” by Children’s Heart Foundation
  • The Heart of a Mother,” by Anna Marie Jaworski and Judy Norwood

Books for Children with Heart Defects

  • Blue Lewis and Sasha the Great,” by Carol Donsky Newell
  • Matty’s Heart,” by C.J. Hribal
  • Nathan’s Special Heart,” by Jessica Ennis (available as a virtual book)
  • Pump the Bear,” by Gisella Olivo Whittington

Books for Siblings

  • Cardiac Kids,” by Vicci Elder
  • My Brother Needs an Operation,” by Anna Marie Jaworski & Sarah Lualdi Moran
  • When Molly was in the Hospital,” by Debbie Duncan

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