Cancer Education Books

Everything You Need to Know

Breast Cancer Journey, Third Edition

The Essential Guide to Treatment and Recovery

Edited by Ruth O'Regan, Sheryl G. A. Gabram-Mendola, Terri Ades, Rick Alteri, Joan L. Kramer and Kimberly A. Stump-Sutliff

Paperback: $24.95 (Ca $27.95)

"You have breast cancer." When you hear those words, your life changes forever. Fortunately, there's a book that can guide you each step of the way: providing the latest information on treatment options for breast cancer, as well as breast reconstruction techniques; offering guidance for coping with side effects; giving advice for caregivers; and explaining how to help children cope with a loved one's illness. The book includes a resource section, a glossary of medical terms, and questions to ask the doctor.     
                        
500 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: November 2013
ISBN: 9781604430301      

 
USA Best Book Award, Winner
Associated Media and Publishing Excel Award, Silver
IPPY Independent Publisher Book Award, Bronze
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner
National Health Information Award, Silver


What To Eat During Cancer Treatment

100 Great-Tasting, Family-Friendly Recipes to Help You Cope

Written by Jeanne Besser, Kristina Ratley, Sheri Knecht, and Michele Szafranski

Paperback: $19.95 (Ca $21.95)


The ultimate comfort-food cookbook for people undergoing treatment—and the whole family!
If you or someone you care about is going through cancer treatment or experiencing other health problems that make eating difficult, this award-winning cookbook will make life a whole lot easier. Inside, you will find 100 fast, flavorful recipes, all organized by side effects, including recipes to deal with nausea, diarrhea, constipation, sore mouth, difficulty swallowing, taste alterations, and unintentional weight loss.

158 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date:July 2009
ISBN:9781604430059


National Health Information Award, Gold Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Association Media and Publishing SNAP / EXCEL Award, Silver Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal
USA Best Books Award, Finalist
Association TRENDS All Media Contest, Silver Medal


What Helped Get Me Through

Cancer Survivors Share Wisdom and Hope

Edited by Julie Silver

Paperback: $17.95 (Ca $19.95)


''Like someone's diary . . . the survivors' comments are compelling and deeply personal . . . highly recommended.'' [MEDICAL LIBRARY ASSOCIATION] You have cancer. From the moment you hear these words, your life changes. This insightful, award-winning book can help you each step of the way and fortify you with the strength, courage, and knowledge necessary to deal with the tough challenges ahead. Hundreds of survivors from all walks of life—including personalities like Lance Armstrong, Carly Simon, and Scott Hamilton—share their heartfelt reflections and practical solutions for getting through the cancer journey.

378 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: October 2008
ISBN:9781604430042


National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
National Health Information Award, Gold Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Nutrition for Cancer Survivors, Second Edition

Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer

Edited by Barbara L. Grant, Abby S. Bloch, Kathryn K. Hamilton, and Cynthia A. Thomson

Paperback: $24.95 (Ca $27.95)


Everything you need to know to eat healthy during and after cancer treatment!
Eating well is important for everyone, but it is essential for people with cancer. Good nutrition can boost the immune system and reduce the risk of infection as people undergo treatment. It also can help a person's body heal after the stress of therapy. Eating a balanced, healthy diet and being physically active can provide a solid foundation for a long, healthy life. This comprehensive guide covers everything a person with cancer should know about eating well.

284 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9780944235782


American Medical Writers Association Award, Winner
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner
Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Family Caregiving, Second Edition

The Essential Guide to Cancer Caregiving at Home

Edited by Julia A. Bucher, Peter S. Houts, and Terri Ades

Paperback: $24.95 (Ca $27.95)


Everything you need to know about caregiving at home! Life changes in an instant when a person receives a cancer diagnosis. But life also changes for the caregiver. Whether a spouse, partner, adult child, friend, or other family member, the caregiver plays a crucial role. This practical, easy-to-use guide is an invaluable resource for anyone dealing with the challenges of cancer treatment and caregiving. The book includes information on a wide range of issues a family caregiver might encounter.

304 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: October 2011
ISBN: 9780944235003


Living Now Book Award, Gold Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner
Apex Awards Grand Award, Winner
Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist
IPPY- Independent Publishers Group Award, Bronze Medal
USA Best Books Award, Winner


Cancer Caregiving A-to-Z

An At-Home Guide for Patients and Families

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Paperback: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)

The perfect quick reference for caregiving at home!
A cancer diagnosis is a life-changing event for the entire family, often thrusting key family members into caregiving roles that may be overwhelming. Designed to alleviate the stress of the caregiver, this easy-to-read, award-winning book details the many situations that can arise, while providing solid advice on how to deal with symptoms and warning signs.

157 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: May 2008
ISBN: 9780944235928

   
Benjamin Franklin Award, Winner
National Health Information Award, Silver Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner


QuickFACTS™ Small Cell Lung Cancer, Third Edition - 2015

What You Need to Know—Now!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

eBook: $4.99 (Ca $5.99)

A detailed guide providing sound, evidence-based, up-to-date information on small cell lung cancer. The new edition, which reflects the latest screening and treatment guidelines, is designed to empower patients and their caregivers with the tools they need to combat small cell lung cancer—right from the start. Each guide in this series is both comprehensive and concise, with headers to guide the reader to specific topics.

This information and a free downloadable PDF are also available on the American Cancer Society's website, cancer.org, under the tab "Learn About Cancer."

70 pages
eBook
Pub Date: January 2015
ISBN: 9781604432343


QuickFACTS™ Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Third Edition - 2015

What You Need to Know—Now!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

eBook: $4.99 (Ca $5.99)


A detailed guide providing sound, evidence-based, up-to-date information on non–small cell lung cancer.
The new edition, which reflects the latest screening and treatment guidelines, is designed to empower patients and their caregivers with the tools they need to combat non–small cell lung cancer—right from the start. Each guide in this series is both comprehensive and concise, with headers to guide the reader to specific topics.

This information and a free downloadable PDF are also available on the American Cancer Society's website, cancer.org, under the tab "Learn About Cancer."

79 pages
eBook
Pub Date: January 2015
ISBN: 9781604432312


QuickFacts Melanoma

What You Need to Know—Now!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

eBook: $4.99 (Ca $5.99)


A detailed guide to sound, evidenced-based, up-to-date information on melanoma.
This book reflects the latest screening and treatment guidelines and is designed to empower patients and their caregivers with the tools they need to combat melanoma—right from the start. Each book in this series is both comprehensive and concise, with highlighted cover tabs for quick reference to specific topics. BONUS SECTION includes color photographs of melanoma skin cancers.

176 pages
eBook
Pub Date: February 2012
ISBN: 9781604431001


QuickFacts Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer

What You Need to Know—Now!

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

eBook: $4.99 (Ca $5.99)


A detailed guide to sound, evidenced-based, up-to-date information on basal and squamous cell skin cancer.
This book reflects the latest screening and treatment guidelines and is designed to empower patients and their caregivers with the tools they need to combat basal and squamous cell skin cancer—right from the start. Each book in this series is both comprehensive and concise, with highlighted cover tabs for quick reference to specific topics. BONUS SECTION includes color photographs of basal and squamous cell skin cancers.

104 pages
eBook
Pub Date: April 2012
ISBN: 9781604431032


American Cancer Society's Guide to Pain Control, Revised Edition

Understanding and Managing Cancer Pain

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Paperback: $18.95 (Ca $20.95)

Learn the ten myths of cancer pain! Did you know that nine out of ten people can find relief from cancer-related pain? Learn about a variety of methods for pain control, and discover how to achieve the optimal balance between pain relief and potential side effects of pain medication.

256 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: May 2004
ISBN: 9780944235522


The Cancer Atlas, Second Edition

By Ahmedin Jemal, Paolo Vineis, Freddie Bray, Lindsey Torre, and David Forman

Forewords by John R. Seffrin, Cary Adams, and Christopher Wild

Paperback: $29.95 (Ca $32.95)


The essential reference in the global battle against cancer
. In The Cancer Atlas, Second Edition, cancer control experts from around the world present useful and understandable information to aid in the fight against cancer. This all-new edition represents a comprehensive global overview of information about the burden of cancer, associated risk factors, methods of prevention, and measures of control. It provides basic information on the global burden of cancer in a user-friendly and accessible form for cancer control advocates, government and public health agencies, and policymakers as well as patients, survivors, and the general public. This book is an invaluable tool to promote cancer prevention and control worldwide.

136 pages
Paperback
Pub Date: April 2015
ISBN: 9781604432282


Couples Confronting Cancer

Keeping Your Relationship Strong

Written by Joy L. Fincannon and Katherine V. Bruss

Paperback: $18.95 (Ca $20.95)

Maintain a strong and healthy relationship during cancer and beyond! Maintaining a healthy, long-term marriage or relationship in today's society is challenging enough. When cancer enters the picture, it can become a source of further stress. It can cause people to reevaluate their lives and relationships. In this book, you'll find information about how others experience cancer, the problems it often causes, and how to resolve—and even prevent—those problems.

288 pages
Paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: November 2002
ISBN: 9780944235256


Chemo and Me

My Hair Loss Experience

Written and illustrated by Tani Miller

Hardcover: $11.95 (Ca $12.95)


A fresh, upbeat look at the hair loss experience!
  This colorfully illustrated book represents one woman's experience with hair loss during the ups and downs of chemotherapy. The book addresses the apprehension and fear that comes along with losing one's hair, providing an honest and ultimately optimistic look at hair loss.

48 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: March 2009
ISBN: 9781604430097


Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal
National Best Books Award, Finalist  
 


Because... Someone I Love Has Cancer

Kids' Activity Book

From the Experts at the American Cancer Society

Spiral: $12.95 (Ca $13.95)


Help children deal with a loved one's cancer.
Children may struggle with the uncertainty and inevitable change that occurs when a chronic illness affects someone they know, whether it's a family member, a friend, or a beloved teacher. Offer them support, encouragement, and opportunity for imaginative personal expression with Because... Someone I Love Has Cancer. The creative activities in this inspired publication are designed to address the basic goals of therapeutic support for children between the ages of 6 and 12 who have a loved one with cancer.

96 pages
Spiral
Pub Date: November 2002
ISBN: 9780944235324


Our Dad Is Getting Better

Written and illustrated by Alex, Emily, and Anna Rose Silver

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)

As seen on The Today Show! Alex, Emily, and Anna Rose Silver (ages 14, 10, and 6, respectively) wrote and illustrated Our Dad Is Getting Better (and companion book, Our Mom Is Getting Better) as a family project to celebrate their mother's success in battling cancer. This award-winning book begins just as the dad is finishing treatment and ends a year later, as the parents and children participate in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life ® to help raise money for cancer research.

32 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: June 2007
ISBN: 9780944235867


Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal Winner

 


Our Mom Is Getting Better

Written and illustrated by Alex, Emily, and Anna Rose Silver

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)

As seen on The Today Show! Alex, Emily, and Anna Rose Silver (ages 14, 10, and 6, respectively) wrote and illustrated Our Mom Is Getting Better (and companion book, Our Dad Is Getting Better) as a family project to celebrate their mother's success in battling cancer. This award-winning book begins just as the mom is finishing treatment and ends a year later, as the parents and children participate in American Cancer Society Relay For Life ® to help raise money for cancer research.

32 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: June 2007
ISBN: 9780944235850


National Health Information Award, Bronze Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


Let My Colors Out

Written by Courtney Filigenzi

Illustrated by Shennen Bersani

Paper Engineering by Tor Lokvig

Hardcover: $11.95 (Ca $12.95)


Help your child deal with your diagnosis and treatment!
A young boy uses color to express a range of emotions as his mother undergoes cancer treatment. Some days he's sad, some days he's happy, and other days he's scared or angry. The boy comes to realize that these ups and downs are perfectly normal for his situation, and he does not have to feel guilty about his feelings. This beautifully illustrated, award-winning book reassures young children of cancer patients that they are not alone. Importantly, it helps them understand that it's okay to let their feelings out.

16 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: July 2009
ISBN: 9781604430110

Gelett Burgess Children's Book Award, Winner
National Health Information Award, Silver Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal
USA Best Books Award, Finalist
Association Trends All-Media Contest, Bronze Medal
 


No Thanks, but I'd Love to Dance

Choosing to Live Smoke Free

Written by Jackie Reimer

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


At last! A book that encourages children to live smoke free! This book encourages young children to make a healthy choice and not smoke. Whimsically illustrated, the book chronicles the life of Belle, a six-year-old who was "best friends forever" with her Grandma Bee, who after years of smoking could no longer do the one thing they both liked best—to dance. Grandma Bee tells Belle how, when she was a young girl, a boy had offered her a cigarette at a school dance. She had said yes and become addicted. She teaches Belle the importance of not smoking.

32 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9781604430271


Mom and the Polka-Dot Boo-Boo

Written by Eileen Sutherland

Illustrated by Maggie Sutherland

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


This book explains breast cancer to a very young child. Mom and the Polka-Dot Boo-Boo is an informative and reassuring story that helps families talk with young children about breast cancer. Lovingly written by a mother of two and beautifully and touchingly illustrated by her young daughter, the book gently prepares children for what lies ahead in the weeks and months following their mother's diagnosis.

64 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: July 2007
ISBN: 9781604435874


The Survivorship Net

A Parable for the Family, Friends, and Caregivers of People with Cancer

Written by Jim Owens

Illustrated by Bill Cass

Foreword by Lance Armstrong

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


"Thank you, Jim. Thank you on behalf of all the dads, kids, and cancer patients in the world.”
[Lance Armstrong] Something was terribly wrong when the circus rolled into Sweetwater. The tent was full of holes and leaked. The organ was out of tune. Even more worrisome, the safety net was worn out. How did this happen and what could be done? In this beautifully illustrated, award-winning book, Jim Owens uses the parable of circus life to underscore the importance of family, friends, and caregivers in the life of every cancer patient. At once a children's book and a book for "children of all ages," it delivers a powerful and inspiring message to one and all. Come into the Big Top and add your thread to the net!

48 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9781604430189


National Health Information Award, Merit Winner
Association Media and Publishing Excel Award Winner
National Indie Excellence Award Finalist
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


Nana, What's Cancer?

Written by Beverlye Hyman Fead and Tessa Mae Hamermesh

Illustrated by Shennen Bersani

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


''A wonderful book . . . They take a potentially scary subject and, with warmth and humor, make it accessible, understandable, and a whole lot less frightening.'' 
[Charles Forscher, MD] This inspiring, award-winning book offers a loving conversation between a grandmother and a granddaughter, tackling the tough questions about cancer in a kid-friendly but honest way. Parents, grandparents,  teachers, and social workers will find this book a frank but gentle tool for teaching inquiring minds and comforting tender hearts.

64 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: October 2009
ISBN: 9781604430103

Next Generation Indie Book Award, Finalist
National Health Information Award, Gold Medal
National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal
USA Best Books Award, Finalist


I Can Survive

For the Survivor in Each of Us!

Written and illustrated by Jennifer May Allen

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


A gift of love, a gift of hope.  Whatever your age, whatever the crisis—whether you are sick or helping someone else cope with illness, or whether you just want to provide encouragement to a friend or loved one dealing with a difficult situation—you will find inspiration and courage in these brightly illustrated, lovingly written pages. The poetry, optimism, and humor in this award-winning book will encourage cancer patients young and old and their families to find and cherish the small moments and be inspired to express love and support.

32 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: January 2007
ISBN: 9780944235768


National Health Information Award, Bronze Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Finalist
USA Best Books Award, Finalist    


Imagine What's Possible

Use the Power of Your Mind to Take Control of Your Life During Cancer

Written by Jarrod Skole and Gary Skole

Hardcover: $12.95 (Ca $13.95)

Is your son or daughter fighting cancer? Then help them fight like a pro!
When Jarrod Skole was 10 years old, he used the same techniques used by cyclists, gymnasts, football and baseball stars—even ballet dancers—to help him battle cancer and achieve his goal: to be cancer free! The technique is "visualization," and Jarrod created a way for kids to do it, too! This award-winning book can help your child get started. The book includes 17 easy and fun visualization exercises: some to help your child relieve stress, some to help your child fight pain, some to help your child imagine a winning fight against cancer.

48 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: June 2011
ISBN: 9781604430370

USA Best Books Award, Finalist


The Long and the Short of It

A Tale About Hair

Written by Barbara Meyers and Lydia Criss Mays

Illustrated by Shennen Bersani

Hardcover: $14.95 (Ca $16.95)


Two young girls learn more than they expected about hair loss. This charming, award-winning book follows the stories of Isabel and Emma, two young girls with "hair problems." One wants her hair to be longer; the other has lost her hair during cancer treatment and would just like to have it back. Although their stories are different, each girl's experience leads her to a new understanding: for Isabel, the realization that she can help someone through the simple act of giving her hair away; for Emma, the emotion of losing her hair while finding that others want to help.

48 pages
Hardcover, eBook formats
Pub Date: January 2011
ISBN 9781604430172


National Indie Excellence Award, Finalist
Apex Award of Publishing Excellence
Association Trends All-Media Contest, Gold Medal
USA Best Books Award, Finalist
National Health Information Award, Bronze Medal
Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal


Our Mom Has Cancer

Written and illustrated by Abigail and Adrienne Ackermann

Paperback: $8.95 (Ca $9.95)

“This book is excellent, and I would recommend it to any parent who has been diagnosed.” [Mom from Cedar Rapids, Iowa] When Abigail and Adrienne’s mom told them she had cancer, they were afraid. The two sisters couldn’t find any books for kids that explained what might happen to their mother and what they might expect, so they decided to write one themselves. The result? A humorous, honest, hopeful account of the year their mother underwent treatment, delightfully illustrated by the two girls.

32 pages
Hardcover, paperback, eBook formats
Pub Date: December 2000
ISBN: 9780944235164


What's Up with Tiffany's Dad?

Medikidz Explain Melanoma

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn deLoache

Hardcover: $14.95


Melanoma explained by teenage superheroes!  This graphic-novel makes melanoma information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining melanoma in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand.Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date:April 2012
ISBN:9781604430325


¿Qué le pasa al papá de Tiffany?

Los Medikidz explican el melanoma                        
                        
Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn deLoache  

Hardcover: $14.95                    
                        
Melanoma explained by teenage superheroes!  This graphic-novel makes melanoma information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining melanoma in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!                       
                        
32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date:April 2013
ISBN:9781604430332 


What's Up with Lyndon?

Medikidz Explain Osteosarcoma

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95

Osteosarcoma explained by teenage superheroes!
This graphic-novel makes osteosarcoma information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining osteosarcoma in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date:June 2011
ISBN:9781604430257


¿Qué le pasa a Lyndon?

Los Medikidz explican el osteosarcoma                        
                        
Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95                        
                        
Osteosarcoma explained by teenage superheroes!  The Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes osteosarcoma information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining osteosarcoma in a language and visual style teens can relate to and understand. Also available in English!                    
             
32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: October 2012
ISBN: 9781604430264


What's Up with Bridget's Mom?

Medikidz Explain Breast Cancer

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95


Breast cancer explained by teenage superheros!  This award-winning graphic-novel makes cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining breast cancer in a language and visible style kids can relate to and understand.Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9781604430219


Mom's Choice Award, Gold Medal Winner


¿Qué le pasa a la mamá de Bridget?

Los Medikidz explican el cáncer de seno

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95

Breast cancer explained by teenage superheros! 

The Spanish language version of this graphic-novel makes breast cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining breast cancer in a language and visible style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date:June 2011
ISBN:9781604430226


What's Up with Jo?

Medikidz Explain Brain Tumors                   

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95

Brain tumors explained by teenage superheroes! This graphic-novel makes brain tumor information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids (including kids with brain tumors) on a journey through Mediland, explaining brain tumors in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: June 2011
ISBN: 9781604430233


¿Qué le pasa Jo?

Los Medikidz explican los tumores cerebrales

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo                      

Hardcover: $14.95

Brain tumors explained by teenage superheroes! The Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes brain tumors information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining brain tumors in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!                

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: February 2012
ISBN: 9781604430240


What's Up with Richard?

Medikidz Explain Leukemia

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95


Leukemia explained by teenage superheroes!  This graphic-novel makes leukemia information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining leukemia in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: April 2010
ISBN: 9781604430196

National Health Information Award, Silver Medal
National Indie Excellence Award Finalist
Mom's Choice Award Gold Medal


What’s Up with Richard (Spanish Language)

Los Medikidz explican la leucemia

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and John Taddeo

Hardcover: $14.95


Leukemia explained by teenage superheroes!
  The Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes leukemia information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining leukemia in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: June 2011
ISBN: 9781604430202


What's Up with Sam's Grandma?

Medikidz Explain Lung Cancer

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn de Loache

Hardcover: $14.95

Lung cancer explained by teenage superheroes! This graphic-novel makes lung cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining lung cancer in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9781604432008


Qué le pasa a la abuela de Sam?

Los Medikidz explican el cáncer de pulmón

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn de Loache

Hardcover: $14.95


Lung cancer explained by teenage superheroes!
This Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes lung cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining lung cancer in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2014
ISBN: 9781604432015


What's Up with Jerome's Grandad?

Medikidz Explain Prostate Cancer

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn de Loache

Hardcover: $14.95

Prostate cancer explained by teenage superheroes! 
This graphic-novel makes prostate cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids  on a journey through Mediland, explaining prostate cancer in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand.Also available in Spanish!

32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9781604431988


Que le pasa al abuelo de Jerome?

Los Medikidz explican el cáncer de próstata

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn deLoache       

Hardcover: $14.95         
                                          
Prostate cancer explained by teenage superheroes!  The Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes prostate cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining prostate cancer in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in English!                  
                                        
32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2014
ISBN: 9781604431995

 


What's Up with Our Dad?

Medikidz Explain Colorectal Cancer

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn de Loache

Hardcover: $14.95         
                                          
Colorectal cancer explained by teenage superheroes!  This graphic-novel makes colorectal cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining colorectal cancer in a language and visual style kids can relate to and understand. Also available in Spanish!                      
                        
32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9781604432022


¿Qué le pasa a nuestro papa

Los Medikidz explican el cáncer colorrectal

Written by Kim Chilman-Blair and Shawn deLoache

Hardcover: $14.95                     
                       
Colorectal cancer explained by teenage superheroes!  The Spanish version of this graphic-novel makes colorectal cancer information accessible to kids aged 12+ (Seventh Grade and up). The Medikidz are a group of larger-than-life, space-dwelling characters who live on Mediland, a planet shaped just like the human body. Using their vast knowledge, the Medikidz take kids on a journey through Mediland, explaining colorectal cancer in a language and visual style teens can relate to and understand. Also available in English!                      
                       
32 pages
Hardcover
Pub Date: December 2014
ISBN: 9781604432039


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