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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.
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.
Un chat noir nommé Alzheimer - Ou, comment on a volé les souvenirs de tonton
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: French. Published: July 23, 2014 by Bookata, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
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.
A Black Cat Named Alzheimer
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bookata, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational
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.
Foley Russel and That Poor Girl
You set the price! Words: 22,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
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?
Carlos & Pete
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
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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.