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Grandma Kathy Has Cancer

Average rating
4.9 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 10 Reviews

Book Description
Cancer is a very frightening and mysterious disease from which children are often sheltered because parents are uncertain as to how to deal with it. This book draws upon real life episodes between a grandmother and her granddaughter to help children better understand what happens when family members are afflicted with cancer. The message it conveys is one of hope, love, and caring. Colleen Buckle... More
Book Information
PublisherDog Ear Publishing
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages24
Publication Date09/26/2007
The Creators
About Colleen Buckley (Author) : I reside in New Jersey with my husband Pat. I have two married children and three grandchildren. Cancer is no stranger to me. I have lost my father, grandmother, and two sister- in -laws to cancer.... more
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About Kim Sponaugle (Illustrator) : Kim Sponaugle is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Kim Sponaugle is Grandma Kathy Has Cancer.
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12/16/2007 Colleen Buckley tagged as: I wrote

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12/9/2007 Kim Sponaugle said:
This book was a delight to work on for a couple reasons. First, author Colleen Buckley's story really moved me. Cancer has touched Colleen's family greatly and when her husband Pat was diagnosed with Prostrate cancer, she wanted to have a book to share with their grandson to explain what grandpop wa... more

tags: Helping children to understand..., Helping children..., Helping children to understand...., I illustrated

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