A Father's Journey with His Wordless Daughter
By (author) Robert Rummel-Hudson
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Schuyler's Monster by Robert Rummel-Hudson
Book DescriptionIn this moving and often hilarious memoir, Robert Rummel-Hudson writes about his family's crusade to help Schuyler - a little girl born without the ability to speak. Their quest to find the monster that has stolen her voice takes them from doctor to doctor, despair to hope and back again. When the answer is found (a rare, neurological disorder called bilateral perisylvian polymicrogyria) they take on educators and society to give her a voice so she can further express her engaging and charming personality. Any parent who has gone to battle for their child will find familiar sentiment as well as hope and inspiration in these pages. More than a memoir, "Schuyler's Monster" is the story of a little girl who teaches a man filled with self-doubt how to be the father she most needs him to be.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780312538804
(210mm x 140mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Saint Martin's Griffin,U.S.
Publisher: Griffin Publishing
Publish Date: 2-Feb-2009
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Robert Rummel-Hudson
Robert Rummel-Hudson has been writing online since 1995. During that time, his work has been recognized by the Diarist Awards at diarist.net and has been featured in the "Austin Chronicle," the "Irish Times," the "New Haven Register, "the "Dallas Morning News," "Wondertime Magazine" and "Good Housekeeping," as well as on American Public Radio's "Weekend America."Robert and his family currently live in Plano, Texas, where Schuyler attends a special class for children who use Augmentative Alternative Communication devices. Much of her days are now spent in mainstream classes with neurotypical children her age.
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