The bright colors and cute artwork fit story very well.
When I told my daughter about Riley's Heart Machine, she wanted to read it immediately, because she was unaware of a heart pacemaker and had many questions.
What a great lesson to teach all children that we should accept each others differences and not be afraid to embrace our own differences.
A wonderful book for any child. My daughter and son are both pacemaker dependent and elementary school students. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Silly Sally
A great book, wonderfully written and illustrated about little girls with pacemakers. My little girl is 3 and isn't quite at the self-conscious stage yet but I know this will be... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
I love how this book is written by a mom about her daughter. My daughter has a heart machine as well and I am glad she has a book that she can relate directly to.Published 13 months ago by Mandi Blue
Happy to have found a book that can be read to my 4 year old grand daughter who will be getting a pacemaker here soon.Published 18 months ago by Tammy Popp
Not only does Riley's Heart Machine help boost the self esteem of kids who have pacemakers or heart problems, it educates all kids and helps them to not be afraid of differences... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Dana Faletti
This beautiful story is gorgeously told. Jones created a tale that is a must-read for any child dealing with a pacemaker, but the story is so much more than that. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Kathie
This charming picture book is about a girl who has always kept her difference a secret from her friends, but she finally dares to share about her pacemaker at a show and tell time... Read morePublished on September 19, 2012 by Janet Ann Collins
Riley's Heart Machine should be a must-have for any child dealing with a pacemaker. All children will be able to relate to Riley's anxiety about revealing her "secret", and will... Read morePublished on September 14, 2012 by LoriR