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A Magic Ride in Foozbah-Land

by Jean Betschart-Roemer

Join two curious children and their diabetes educator on a colorful and amazing journey through the human body-learning first-hand what causes diabetes and how to manage it. With brilliant four-color illustrations...


Physical Disabilities: The Ultimate Teen Guide

by Denise Thornton

The issues rising from family, school, and relationships are the same for most teens, but teens who have visual, hearing, or physical impairments have additional obstacles to cope with and overcome as they enter...


7 Questions: Explaining Coronavirus to Children

by Yannick Tanguy

Welcome to this new issue of the "Family Corner" which aims to explain, in a simple way, the Coronavirus to children. This disease, which arrived recently in France, now requires the closure of schools, high...


Tuesday Me Arropa (Tuesday Tucks Me In)

by Luis Carlos Montalvan, Bret Witter & Dan Dion

Del autor de su libro de memorias, Hasta Martes. Un guerrero herido y el Golden Retriever que lo salvó, nos llega una historia de amor eterno entre un soldado veterano de guerra y su inseparable amigo, Tuesday...


Science Comics: Plagues

by Falynn Koch

"This useful introduction to the topic of disease and immunity is recommended for graphic novel enthusiasts or as a companion text in science classes."--School Library Journal

Writer/illustrator Falynn Koch's...


Not So Different

by Shane Burcaw & Matt Carr

Not So Different offers a humorous, relatable, and refreshingly honest glimpse into Shane Burcaw's life. Shane tackles many of the mundane and quirky questions that he's often asked about living with a disability,...


Germs

by Lesa Cline-Ransome & James Ransome

Come meet the good, the bad, and the ugly--yes, germs!

There's so much to discover about germs. Did you know that germs make your stomach growl as they break down your food? Or that they can travel the world...


It’S Okay If My Mommy Changes

by Jill Lowe

When a mommy is diagnosed with breast cancer, her little girl feels afraid. What will happen to her mommy?

As her mother finds a way to gently tell her daughter about her treatments and how she will temporarily...


Is My Brain Broken?

by Deborah Lee Md PhD

Being diagnosed with a neurological disease is scary for children and their parents. How do you explain to a child what is wrong with them? This book is the answer. While the book contains explanations of the...


Everyone Belongs

by Dennis Vanasse & Lyle John Jakosalem

Meet Ryan. He is just like you and me, except that he suffers from a rare skin disorder called EB. Because of this disorder, Ryan experiences painful blisters, his skin peels off, and infections occur. Rather...


Sidelined

by Noma.Shweni

The book is a unique tool to help educate people about HIV/AIDS through a series of life imitating heart-felt letters stories at various stages of a childs life.


Jenessa's Journey

by Debbie Sherman

THEN Follow along with the author as she learns, at only four months pregnant, that the baby she is carrying has severe heart defects and Down syndrome. Step with her into the delivery room, the hospital rooms,...


Goodnight, Bob

by Faye McKnight

Goodnight, Bob is a blending of two stories; it spans 51 years and chronicles a love affair between a 15-year-old girl and a 21-year-old young man, who elope on a dare from a friend. The book describes the struggles...


Superheroes Breathe Cancer Away

by Miss Riedel

This book is for children fighting cancer. The message of the book comes from the character, the Very Nice Mommy and her two children. The Very Nice Mommy has cancer, not once, but two times. She breathes in...


The Little Book of Simple Sayings

by Cameron Killian Okeefe

This work of art, “The Little Book of Simple Sayings,” compiled and illustrated by 17-year-old Cameron Killian O’Keefe is an uplifting series of messages designed to nurture the youth and all who open...


I got a pink cast

by Olukemi Akinrinola

Children love to play in playgrounds. Monkey bars, swings, see-saws and other playground attractions give them a sense of freedom and excitement as they push themselves to the limits of their young bodies.

But...


The Deadliest Diseases in History - Biology for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Did you know that some of the common diseases today were once very deadly because of the lack of proper knowledge against them? Take a step back in time and review some of the deadliest diseases in history....


Fighting the Big C : What Cancer Does to the Body - Biology 6th Grade | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

What is cancer and why do so many people succumb to it? This biology book for sixth graders will discuss what happens to the body when cancer cells attack. Where does cancer come from and how can you beat it?...


Virus vs. Bacteria : Knowing the Difference - Biology 6th Grade | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Did you know that how you got sick will determine what treatment methods will work for you? If you were infected by a virus, doctors normally would just allow your immune system to fight it. If you were infected...


Germ Smart! Infectious Diseases for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Get smart about germs to escape them at all possibilities. This book will outline some of the most common infectious diseases known to man. Being equipped with the knowledge included in this book will help improve...