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Another Girl Calls My Dad Daddy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Twelve-year-old Portia Maddox is thrilled to learn she has an older sister, Jasmine. But from the moment Jasmine sees Portia, she does everything she can to derail what she thinks is Portia's perfect life. Portia is desperate to stop the cruel pranks and to keep her diabetes a secret, for that would fuel the cruelest prank of all. Can Portia find a way to end the attacks, or even win Jasmine over?
Portia's Incredible Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Marriage & Divorce, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
“Portia’s Incredible Journey” is a novel about overcoming adversity, family separation, and coming of age for Portia Maddox, an eleven year-old African-American girl. In her incredible year filled with giving herself insulin, bullying, and the threat of her family breaking up, Portia must learn to understand the words of Grandma Ruth, “Life’s a succession of storms that makes us grow stronger.”
What Does Super Jonny Do When Mom Gets Sick?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
How do you support a child with a sick relative? How do you empower them (and their family) to help? These questions and more are answered in this story. This is NOT just a picture book, it's a resource for teachers and families. Includes bonus material: A question page for teachers and families to facilitate discussion on this difficult topic. Also, a page for chronically ill parents.
What Does Super Jonny Do When Mum Gets Sick?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
How do you support a child with a sick relative? How do you empower them (and their family) to help? These questions and more are answered in this story. This is NOT just a picture book, it's a resource for teachers and families. Includes bonus material: A question page for teachers and families to facilitate discussion on this difficult topic. Also, a page for chronically ill parents.
¿Qué hace Super Jonny cuando su mamá se enferma?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
¡Este es el libro que ayuda a los niños con el tema de los hospitales! Les enseña “CÓMO” ayudar. (Y es recomendado por maestros y doctores). Jonny es un pequeño superhéroe con un GRAN problema. Su mamá está enferma. ¿Cómo puede ayudar? Incluye dos páginas con información adicional: Una página con preguntas para educadores Asimismo, contiene una página dedicada a las personas que sufren enfermeda
My Throat Hurts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Jason is having problems with his throat. You guessed it he needs his tonsils removed. He is very afraid and does not know what to expect. Find out what happens to Jason as he prepares to go to the hospital to have his tonsils removed.
Soria (My Sis) loves Winter.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Soria (my sis) is different to everyone else. She is unique. She is not human or an animal or a mineral. She doesn't always like what I eat or do or what clothes I wear. She is my sis. I am proud of her and how she deals with different situations. She has 4 sisters that have their own characteristics. Soria (my sis) full name is PSORIASIS
Mummy Still Loves Me
"Mummy Still Loves Me" is a gentle book of reassurance for young children who are living with a parent who has depression. Endorsed by author and mental health and disability advocate Jeanette Purkis. Written by Rosita Bird, illustrated by Lynn Costelloe.
The Little Moon Kite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Peter's kite string unravelled rapidly towards the haloed moon. He lunged for Jenny's hat tumbling across the sand and noticed she didn't have any hair on her head. But that didn't matter... she's beautiful. Jenny exclaimed with laughter, "Time goes by in a blink of an eye, so we must fly our kites high!"
Flip and Flop Meet The O'Melans (A Lesson in Suntans and Sunscreens)
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
This story gives a non-scientific overview about suntans and sunscreens by paralleling the process in a make believe story. This is about two friends who go to a distance place and meet the O’Melan Family. This Family lives in the town’s protective wall making pails. The pails collect ink from the Ultra V Family. Pail making is hard work so Special Goo is created to coat the wall.
Jake is Different
Series: Crimson Cloak Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Jake finds school difficult but makes a friend and with help soon settles down. Endorsed by autism campaigner Jeanette Purkiss, "Jake is Different" is a gentle book on autism/Asperger's syndrome for children and is also a friendly guide for signs to look out for. There are also links to websites on autism.
Carrie the Limping Lion
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
'Carrie the Limping Lion' is a short children's poem about a lion cub who suffers from chronic pain in her knees. The poem was written with the hope that kids with chronic pain might be better understood by their peers. It is aimed at children ages 3 - 8, and finishes with a short information section about hidden illnesses and pain. Each stanza features a beautiful illustration by Francois Swart.
Madliwa And The Crocodiles + 5 Other South African Children's Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
The six stories in this short collection are a mixture of old and new pieces , some of which have previously been told to young pre-school audiences in South Africa. They were well received, which encouraged the author to make them available in this format.
Abby, the Bully, and the EpiPen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Ladybee Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
For children without severe allergies, this story provides understanding of those who have life-threatening allergies, which they must take very seriously. For children with life-threatening allergies, who must carry EpiPens and give themselves a shot whenever needed, this story will provide the comfort of knowing they’re not alone.
Professor Hoo and Olivia Explore the World of Vaccines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Come explore the wonderful world of vaccines as Professor Hoo and Olivia embark on their quest of knowledge by going through the history of vaccines. Professor Hoo and Olivia discuss key influential figures in science. This educational storybook provides understandable material that will help children to understand the importance of vaccines.
Trouble Across the Bay (Formerly Mom, What is a Vaccine?)
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
This rhyming story gives an overview of how vaccines (or vaccinations/immunizations/shots) work in a non-scientific way by paralleling the process to a make believe story. The story is about a child who is nervous about going to the doctor's to get a vaccine. The mom notices and tells a story to explain the purpose of a vaccine and how our body fights potential infections with vaccines.
Trouble At Beta Island (Formerly, Dad, What's Diabetes?)
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
This rhyming story gives an overview of Type I Diabetes in a non-scientific way by paralleling the disease. Tenny, a shoe belonging to a diabetic girl Penny, travels to a distance planet. Normally the planet’s fuel is transported by balloons to the places that need energy but for unknown reasons balloon production stopped. Tenny helps find a solution to restore the planet to its normal condition.
Rule Breaking Slide Climbers (Formerly, Dad What's an Ear Infection?)
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
This rhyming story explains middle ear infections in a simple, non-scientific way. A group of Button Friends meet at a playground. A few of the Button Friends fill water balloons in the tree house. Another group of friends break the playground rules by climbing up the slide. The tree house becomes overcrowded causing problems for Sam who is reading a book in the tree house.
Susie and The Great Big Giant Apple. The Storybook Illustrated Guide to Weight Loss
Series: Storybook Illustrated Guides (SIGuides). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
When you are not an athletic person, every physical activity becomes your enemy, and Susie, being the chubby, black-haired girl she was, dreaded—even hated—the gym's test. After a terrible episode taking that test, Susie decides that it's necessary to change her life habits and start losing weight. Will Susie succeed in her path to a healthier life?
Molly’s Baby Brother. The Storybook Illustrated Guide to Autism
Series: Storybook Illustrated Guides (SIGuides). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
If you were to see Molly and Liam walking down the street, you would never guess Molly's protectiveness over her baby brother. Even when Liam is only one year younger, Molly takes as her special mission to look out for her sweet, quiet sibling, who also happens to be autistic. However, sometimes protectiveness can go wrong, and Molly finds herself in trouble for trying to defend Liam.