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Nana, what's cancer?

Author: Beverlye Hyman Fead; Tessa Mae Hamermesh
Publisher: Atlanta, GA : American Cancer Society, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A conversation between a grandmother who has survived cancer and her concerned granddaughter helps to answer questions about the disease, including "What is cancer?" and "Can you catch cancer?"
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beverlye Hyman Fead; Tessa Mae Hamermesh
ISBN: 9781604430103 1604430109
OCLC Number: 299281514
Description: 55 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Nana, what's cancer? --
What causes cancer? --
Can you catch cancer? --
Can anyone get cancer? --
When you have cancer, do you have to stay in bed? --
Can you get cancer when you already have another disease? --
Is it okay to feel sad when someone you love has cancer? --
Why are some cancers worse than others? --
Do animals ever get cancer? --
Is there anything else we can do to stop cancer? --
Do children get cancer, too? --
What's important to remember about cancer?
Responsibility: Beverlye Hyman Fead and Tessa Mae Hamermesh.

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Helps adults explain cancer. This book contains questions that factually address medical information, including: What causes cancer? Can you catch cancer? Can anyone get cancer? When you have cancer,  Read more...

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Gold Recipient, Mom's Choice Awards 2010, Children's Picture Books: Health & SafetyWinner, The National "Best Books 2009" Awards, Health: Cancer USAbookNews.com: Honoring outstanding mainstream and Read more...

 
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