Don't You Know It's Rude to Stare
One family's struggle with Neurofibromatosis and facial disfigurement, and how we dealt with the problems associated with this syndrome. This book was written in the hope that our experience may encourage others.
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Baptism and Beyond
SOME PEOPLES ATTITUDES
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