Our Dad is Getting Better: When Treatment Ends, Healing Begins
Brand: American Cancer Society
Number Of Pages: 32
Release Date: 12-06-2007
Part Number: fully illustrated in colour
Details: Product Description When Treatment Ends, Healing Begins The children of this nation's 10 million cancer survivors, whose lives-just like those of their parents-have been seriously disrupted and forever altered by cancer, need thoughtful and engaging books to help them through the survivorship phase.This is exactly what Our Mom Is Getting Better and Our Dad Is Getting Better do.These books focus on what children need to hear when treatment ends-a message of hope and healing. Written and illustrated by three children, veterans of their mother's cancer diagnosis, these books are geared for children 4-8 years of age. About the Author Alexander Silver, 14 years old, is an excellent student and a graduate of the Gotham Writers’ course for children in New York City. Emily Silver, 10 years old, is the youngest person in her grade. A terrific student, she is known for her beautiful artwork. Anna Silver, 6 years old, is entering first grade and can already read books from cover to cover. She is also developing her artistic and writing skills.