Buy This Book: Gotta have a nice old school "'Twas the Night Before Christmas"
Ellen Rogers' memoir, Kasey to the Rescue: The Remarkable Story of a Monkey and a Miracle, tells the story of her family's difficult journey after her son Ned was left paralyzed from the neck down after a car accident. (The surprising superhero in the book is Kasey, a 25 year old capuchin monkey trained by Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled.) A few weeks ago, we featured this excerpt, about the Rogers family's traditional reading of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas. Grab a box of Kleenex and check it out.