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This book provides basic information that is essential to understanding a cancer diagnosis. Barklay and Eve define cancer, explain radiation and chemotherapy, and emphasize that everyone's cancer is different. This is a hopeful story where the characters respond well to treatment and promise to let their loved ones know if the cancer gets worse or comes back.
Dragonfly Publishing Company
cancer, nonfiction, children, cancer patients, chemotherapy, cancer diagnosis, radiation
Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Carney, Karen L., "What Is Cancer Anyway?: Explaining Cancer to Children of All Ages" (2004). Human Services Book Gallery. Book 8.