Amber's Donkey, by Julian and Tracy Austwick
When Shocks the donkey was left for dead on a farm in Ireland, his recovery couldn't be guaranteed. When twin sisters Amber and Hope were born prematurely, their parents were given the devastating news that Amber had Cerebral Palsy and would be unlikely to walk or talk. Then Amber met Shocks and their lives changed forever--this is the touching story of recovery through friendship. Paperback, 310 pages.