A coloring book for families whose new baby has problems.
For small siblings whose new baby may or may not come home. Starts when child is excited about having the new baby, parents finding out there is a serious problem and visiting the NICU.
From "A Note to Families" inside the book:
This is a very difficult time for your family. You not only have your own feelings to deal with, but there are other children in your family who need your support. There are several things you can do to help.
... Be informed.
... Get all the information you can about your baby's problems. The more you know, the better prepared you'll be.
... Ask questions. If you don't understand the first time, ask again. Medical jargon can be difficult.
... Get someone who can explain in language you can understand.
16 pages. Ages 4-8. 2008
Together, we're always better. More fun, too.