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The Adventures of E. Coli
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: Australian English. Published: October 12, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
In a world deep within us, lives an unlikely friend. This story follows the journey of a lonely bacterium, E. coli One, as he defends his home and his new found family. He lives deep within our gut protecting himself and every one of us.
Mom, What's Diabetes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(4.00 from 1 review)
This story helps explain Type I diabetes in non-scientific way and gives a general idea about what is happening in your body. This make believe story involves a little girl and her tennis shoe. They travel into outer space and land on distance planet; a planet that needs their help. Together, with a new found friend, they set off on an adventure to restore the planet to its normal condition.
A Hairy Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Everyone, including a child needs to be told the truth, even if it’s simply put in a way they can understand about cancer or any other tragic disease.
Un chat noir nommé Alzheimer - Ou, comment on a volé les souvenirs de tonton
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: French. Published: July 23, 2014 by Bookata, LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Quel est le meilleur moment pour expliquer à un enfant la descente d’une grand-maman ou d’un grand-papa dans le brouillard Alzheimer ? L’enfant est-il trop jeune ? Sera-t-il effrayé ? Peut-être pas ... si les parents s’appuient sur les aventures d’un conte de fée.
Mom, What's a Vaccine?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Childhood vaccinations (or immunizations) is a difficult topic to understand. The story is about a child who is nervous about a doctor's visit to get a vaccination. The child's mom tells a make believe bedtime story to explain the purpose of a vaccination where dolphins and octopuses are used to tell the story of how our body fights potential infection through vaccinations (or immunizations).
Captain Chemo! Out Cancer, Out!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Dedicated to the children who fight in the Cancer Wars. These small faces and frail bodies should never have to face anything but sunshine and laughter. Yet they too, are non-exempt from the horrors of cancer. Ironically, these little ones are the true heroes within in ranks. They tend to not question why, they simply accept.
A Black Cat Named Alzheimer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bookata, LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
When is the best time to tell our children about their grandparents’ descent into the dark fog of Alzheimer’s disease? Are they too young? Will they be scared? Maybe not … if you use fairy tales as the foundation. Book Title an adventure involving witches who steal memories.
Frederick: Thinking Makes Breathing Easy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Frederick is a Freeway who's been carrying the traffic between two major towns for years, & takes great pride in ensuring nothing blocks this traffic lifeline. When some sections of road need repair, Frederick begins to puff & pant as it becomes more difficult to get people from Ayr to Lungsdon & back again on time. Will Carmen the helicopter be the breath of fresh air Frederick needs to help him?
Brian: Eats Himself Smarter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
When Brian's brain goes out on strike he finds himself in unfortunate, embarrassing situations. What do we do in the bathroom in the mornings? Which shoe goes on which foot? Forgetting how to do maths & not being able to spell the simplest of words. Why can't he remember things? If Brian's day is to get any better, he may have to learn to take better care of himself & start listening to his body.
Harry's Stories - the Road to Recovery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Healing Stories for Children (and their Family and Carers) to Help Them Feel Better and to Cope with Illness and difficulties. A Magical Excursion to the Dreamworld of Happy Valley with Johnny and his teddy bear Harry, where they learn to cope with illness and relish every aspect of their existence.
Monica, Mama, and the Ocotillo's Leaves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by thewordverve. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
A book for children who love someone with Parkinson’s disease or any chronic illness. When Mama is finally diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, she discusses her illness with her daughter. To help Monica understand, she compares her wellbeing and her disease to the health of some desert plants. Like when Mama's had her medicine, the desert plants are vibrant again when they have had rain.
Samantha: One Finger, One Nose, A Whole Lot of Bugs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Samantha Piggleton is just like your average six-year-old girl. She loves to play with her dolls, have tea parties & play dress-ups. Samantha had a dark secret... An unpleasant habit... Something that would cause a shiver down the spine of anyone catching a glimpse of her doing it... Samantha liked to pick her nose! What Samantha did not realise was under her finger nails hid another dark secret.
Foley Russel and That Poor Girl
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You set the price! Words: 22,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Foley Russel is assigned a book report and to meet a character from that book, he hopes for someone interesting like a circus midget or a Formula One driver. He's not anticipating a girl in a wheelchair, and he's certainly not expecting to like her. After all, she's not even normal, is she?
Angela's Angry Appendix
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Angela had big plans for her 10th birthday, but those plans were about to get changed – by a case of acute appendicitis. Accompany Angie through her harrowing day and share her greatest fear: will she be home in time for her birthday party?
Toby Bear and the Healing Light
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
A whimsical childrens story of healing for seriously ill children as told through Toby Bear.
Carlos & Pete
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Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pete stops by to pick up his friend Carlos on his way to play ball at the park. Carlos' self-administration of an insulin shot prompts all kinds of questions from Pete about why Carlos has to take the shot, which develops into an explanation of diabetes. In this book, children will learn that diabetes is not contagious, it can be controlled and the life of a diabetic may look perfectly normal.
Pierre and the Broken Arm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
(5.00 from 1 review)
A 10 year old boy is in the Emergency Department waiting for the doctor to treat his broken arm. He is scared, confused and in pain. And he just wants to go home. Fortunately, a retired laboratory rat named Pierre is there to help the boy learn about his broken arm and why he needs a splint and a plaster cast.
Menace in the Walls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
While working in a research laboratory during the summer, 13-year-old Joshua, stumbles on the menace that has claimed the life of his beloved horse, Mandy. He later uncovers a sinister plot involving the mysterious deaths of infants. Readers are faced with the question of whether Joshua can solve the case without putting his life and his sister Kelley’s in danger.