Picture book ‘Golden Hearts’ pays attention to congenital heart defects in children’s language

Picture book Golden Hearts pays attention to congenital heart defects

Gouden Hartjes was not written just like that, the van Buitendijk family has already had experience with the subject for some time. “Three years ago, during the 20-week ultrasound, we were told that our son Sam had a congenital heart defect,” says Buitendijk. “It was really a shock, your whole world comes to a standstill for a moment. But that does not only apply to you as a parent, that also applies to the brothers and sisters who are already in the family. With us that was our son David. than a three-year-old that his future brother or sister has a congenital heart defect? ‚Äč‚ÄčThen I thought: there should be something for that.”