By Deborah Weinstein; Illustrated by Beth Roy
Blood and Marrow Transplantation Information Network, 1994, 34 pages
Ages: 4 to 9
A colorfully illustrated book designed for use with young children who have a parent with cancer who will be hospitalized for a bone marrow or stem cell transplant. Mira's Month discusses the questions children have and the feelings they often experience during this time. Woven into the story are tips for coping with their sadness and practical information about what to expect a parent to look like during and after treatment.
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