Mama's Knight is filled with tools and activities designed to make coping with illness easier on both parent and child, and can be personalized for each child.
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Book Title: Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love by Aurora Whittet
Category: Children's fiction, 40 pages
Genre: Children's book, Self help, Cancer
Publisher: Wise Ink Publishing
Release date: Oct 2016
Available for review in: print
Will send print books: USA
Tour dates: April 3 to 21, 2017
Content Rating: G
Once upon a time . . . It’s how all heroes begin their story, and you’re a hero, too! Your mama has cancer, and it’s a scary journey, but you can help your mama just by being you—special, wonderful, YOU. Your mama loves you just the way you are. You are your mama’s knight.
Mama’s Knight: A Cancer Story of Love is an emotional toolbox that can help kids and parents communicate about what it means for Mama to have cancer. The book is filled with tools and activities designed to make coping with illness easier on both parent and child, and can be personalized for each child.
Praise for Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love
"I have never seen anything like this in my many years of caring for women, and mothers with cancer. This book provides an amazing, and much needed, tool for families with young children who are facing the challenges of cancer and cancer treatment together. I cannot wait to share this with my patients. This book is a wonderful gift."
—Amy McNally, MD, gynecological oncology
"A cancer diagnosis affects the entire family, and discussing it with young children can be difficult in so many ways. Mama's Knight is a delightful, interactive story that will help parents approach this difficult journey in a way that protects their child's emotional health and strengthens their bond along the way."
--David Quale, MD, pediatrician
“Being a mom can be hard. Being a mom when you have cancer can be more than hard. This book, with its cute drawings and easy-to-understand story, helps break down any barriers to explaining cancer to a child.”
- Tyson Cluever, mama fighting brain cancer
Buy the Book: Amazon ~ Author's Website
Meet the Author:
Aurora Whittet started out as a wild red-haired girl in Minnesota dreaming up stories for her friends to read. Today, she has completed Bloodmark, Bloodrealms, and Bloodmoon of the Bloodmark Saga trilogy and started her journey into children’s books with Mama’s Knight in honor of her own mother who lost her battle with cancer. She’s a national award-winning graphic designer and birth doula in her day jobs. Aurora lives with her family in Minnesota.
Connect with the author: Website ~ Twitter ~ Facebook
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April 4 - Working Mommy Journal - review / giveaway
April 5 - Cheryl's Book Nook - review / author interview / giveaway
April 6 - Books, Dreams, Life - review / author interview / giveaway
April 7 - 100 pages a day - review / guest post / giveaway
April 10 - A Mama's Corner of the World - review / giveaway
April 11 - Heidi's Wanderings - review / giveaway
April 12 - Fantastic Feathers - review
April 13 - ReadingBifrost - review / giveaway
April 14 - T's Stuff - review / guest post / giveaway
April 17 - Svetlana's Reads and Views - review
April 18 - Deal Sharing Aunt - review / giveaway
April 19 - FUONLYKNEW - review / author interview / giveaway
April 20 - Book Room Reviews - review / guest post
April 21 - Kristin's Novel Cafe - review
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