Humor is part of the daily life of people with a disability, yet research on humor and literature about children with disability is limited. This article explores instances of humor in such literature. The prevalent message in the books reviewed is that children with disability not only appreciate humor but also can produce various types of humor. The article offers ways to help children and adolescents build an authentic understanding of disability and disability humor.
McGrail, Ewa and Rieger, Alicja, "Humor in Literature about Children with Disability: What are We Seeing in this Literature?" (2014). Middle and Secondary Education Faculty Publications. 84.