Chubby’s Tale: The true story of a teddy bear who beat cancer gives you the facts about childhood leukaemia in a way that is easy for kids to understand.
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Yes. Healthy bone marrow cells – stem cells! – are magical. When we put these cells into your arm, they’ll go directly to your bone marrow!Chubby’s Tale: The true story of a bear who beat cancer – Carola Schmidt (pg. 29)
As a pediatric oncology pharmacist, Carola Schmidt is on a mission to spread awareness about cancer, one kid at a time. She does this with her various children books about cancer. She has written many books for children about cancer, namely
- Bald is Beautiful: A letter for a fabulous girl
- When a Brave Bear Fights Cancer
- Cancer Daily Life
Carola has also written Tell me a story, Babushka and Babushka is Homesick.
Chubby’s Tale (first edition) was on the BookAuthority list of the 81 Best Leukemia Books of All Time. The second edition of Chubby’s Tale: The true story of a teddy bear who beat cancer was published on 14 October 2021.(more…)