Books tagged: childhood cancer

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Running With Ghosts: A Memoir of Surviving Childhood Cancer
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
Author Matt Tullis reminds us that surviving childhood cancer can be a challenge as formidable as fighting for your life—and more enduring. As an adult,he began to be haunted by the memories of all the friends and caregivers he’d left behind on the cancer ward of Akron Children’s Hospital and decided to seek them out. A beautiful true story about friendship, loss and closure.
12 Shots: 2015 blog posts
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces my second season of training and participation in a 100mi cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to my son. He received 12 of these shots in two-months.
In the Cleft Joy Comes in the Mourning
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In the Cleft Joy Comes in the Mourning: A Story of Hope After Tragedy is a powerful debut memoir that journeys into the deepest places of the author's heart to reveal, in a raw and honest way, her pain and how she found unstoppable hope even after the death of her husband, son and mother-in-law to cancer. Along the way, readers will discover that no amount of darkness can extinguish the light.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.
Destiny's Wish
Series: Cedar Grove Medical. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Destiny’s dying wish isn’t meant for her mother’s ears…because what she wants more than anything is for her mother to have someone to love.
Hope's Toy Chest
Series: Cedar Grove Medical, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,010. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Kingsley Mathews, head of pediatric oncology at Ceder Cove Children's Hospital, dedicates his life to his patients. Until one Christmas...
Captain Chemo! Out Cancer, Out!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Body
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.
Breaking the Rules of Grief, A Bereaved Mother's Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00)
"Breaking the Rules of Grief, A Bereaved Mother's Journey" offers alternative ideas for grieving the loss of a child by challenging social norms and traditional expressions of grief. A raw, honest and unfiltered look at a young mother's un-approach to grief.
What Do A Mother Do? The Shakil Williams Story!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Shakil L. Williams was diagnose with cancer at the age of 11. Shortly 6 months later he passed away, at the age of 12 two days after his birthday.
Annette Opens the Door
Price: Free! Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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This book is the true story of my tearful and soulful journey, learning to deal with and accept the illness and death of my ten year old daughter. How she contacted me through a medium in England many years later.