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The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green
Staff Pick
John Green has so cleanly sidestepped anything precious, sentimental, and heart-warming in The Fault in Our Stars, it's a wonder he was even able to write about two teenagers diagnosed with cancer. These are some fertile fields for tweeness, indeed. Oh... (read more)

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A Sick Day for Amos McGee
A Sick Day for Amos McGee
by Philip Christian Stead
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In the tradition of Calvin and Hobbes and Dr. Seuss comes a new story of unlikely friendship. Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there lived a humongous and hairy giant named Wilfred. Whenever people saw him, they ran away, which made life very... (read more)

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Madeline Board Book
Madeline Board Book
by Ludwig Bemelmans
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Rediscover Madeline, now available in board book format The story of twelve little girls in two straight lines, the smallest one being Madeline, has delighted children for more than seventy years. Now the beloved Caldecott Honor Book is available in... (read more)

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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
by Jesse Andrews
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  Up until senior year, Greg has maintained total social invisibility. He only has one friend, Earl, and together they spend their time—when not playing video games and avoiding Earls terrifying brothers— making movies, their own versions... (read more)

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The Bugabees: Friends with Food Allergies
The Bugabees: Friends with Food Allergies
by Amy Recob
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A whimsical tale of eight friends with food allergies. Food allergies are never fun, but best friends always are This light-hearted story explores the daily routines of eight best buggy friends such as Beetle, Cricket and Butterfly, as they face their... (read more)

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When Mr. Dog Bites
When Mr. Dog Bites
by Brian Conaghan
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All Dylan Mint has ever wanted is to keep his Tourettes in check and live life as a “normal” teenager. The swearing, the tics, the howling “dog” that escapes when things are at their worst—nothing about Tourettes makes... (read more)

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Critter Club #04: Marion Takes a Break
Critter Club #04: Marion Takes a Break
by Callie Barkley
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When an injury slows her down, Marion counts on The Critter Club to help her realize what’s most important. From violin lessons to training for an upcoming horse competition, Marion is scheduled to the max. Even though she always makes time for her... (read more)

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A Treasure Hunt for Mama and Me: Helping Children Cope with Parental Illness (Let's Talk)
A Treasure Hunt for Mama and Me: Helping Children Cope with Parental Illness (Let's Talk)
by Renee Le Verrier
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Billy is excited to take a walk through the woods with his mama. But Billy's mama is different than other mamas. She often stumbles and shakes and needs to stop to take medicine and rest. Billy's mama has Parkinson's disease. While his mama takes breaks,... (read more)

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Grandmother's Cancer Journey
Grandmother's Cancer Journey
by Tami Hegge
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Grandmother's Cancer Journey is a story about the journey through the cancer process. Grandmother went to live at Hospice House and was treated just like a Princess. This book is meant to show that with Snickers, Corduroy and her family by her side, it... (read more)

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Tashi and the Tibetan Flower Cure
Tashi and the Tibetan Flower Cure
by Naomi C Rose
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Tashi and the Tibetan Flower Cure ($18.95) by Naomi C. Rose. A Tibetan American girl helps her grandfather recover from an illness through the use of a traditional cure that focuses on friendship and community. (6 11... (read more)

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Splat the Cat Goes to the Doctor (Splat the Cat)
Splat the Cat Goes to the Doctor (Splat the Cat)
by Rob Scotton
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Rob Scotton is the bestselling author and illustrator of Russell the Sheep; Splat the Cat; Love, Splat; Merry Christmas, Splat; Scaredy-Cat, Splat!; Splish, Splash, Splat!; Secret Agent Splat!; and Splat Says Thank You! His work can also be found on... (read more)

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Skin
Skin
by Donna Jo Napoli
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"Sixteen-year-old Sep is alarmed when her lips suddenly turn white, forcing her to pull out some long-buried pink lipstick to disguise them. Just as unexpectedly, Sep starts getting the attention of popular football captain Joshua, a former childhood... (read more)

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One, Two, Ah-Choo! (Richard Scarry's Great Big Schoolhouse Readers - Level 2)
One, Two, Ah-Choo! (Richard Scarry's Great Big Schoolhouse Readers - Level 2)
by Erica Farber
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Sally Cat has a cold. One, two, AH-CHOO! Mr. and Mrs. Cat have colds, too, and so does almost everyone at school. It's up to Huckle and Lowly to take care of them all—and that means some messy, silly, Scarry-style fun! But by day's end, Huckle... (read more)

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My Grampy Can't Walk
My Grampy Can't Walk
by Vanita Oelschlager
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Grampy has multiple sclerosis and uses a wheelchair, but that doesn't keep him from doing some pretty spectacular things with his grandchildren in this inspiring and enlightening story.... (read more)

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The Long and the Short of It: A Tale about Hair
The Long and the Short of It: A Tale about Hair
by Lydia Criss Mays
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With colorful illustrations and a comforting message, this picture book follows the parallel stories of two young girls who are having problems with their hair. One wants to grow her hair longer, while the other, who has lost her hair during cancer... (read more)

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The Prairie Pet
The Prairie Pet
by Stacey Laura Lloyd
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The Prairie Pet is the first book in a series that depicts the extraordinary adventures of Lily and Max, two eight-year-old patients at McPopper Children's Hospital, and their magical friends, the Hospital Critterz. A children's tale, The Prairie Pet... (read more)

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Cameron and the Girls
Cameron and the Girls
by Edward Averett
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“A well-written, taut, and empathetic novel that provides readers with an unnerving vicarious experience.”—SLJ Fourteen-year-old Cameron Galloway of Lexington, Washington, understands that he has schizophreniform disorder and needs... (read more)

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Cameron and the Girls
Cameron and the Girls
by Edward Averett
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“A well-written, taut, and empathetic novel that provides readers with an unnerving vicarious experience.”—SLJ Fourteen-year-old Cameron Galloway of Lexington, Washington, understands that he has schizophreniform disorder and needs... (read more)

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Grandpa's Music: A Story about Alzheimer's
Grandpa's Music: A Story about Alzheimer's
by Alison Acheson
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Although Alzheimer's disease makes it difficult for Callie's grandfather to remember things, his family keeps him occupied, and Callie's special task is to help him enjoy playing the piano and singing favorite songs.... (read more)

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I Have Asthma (What Do You Know About? Books)
I Have Asthma (What Do You Know About? Books)
by Jennifer Moore-malinos
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(back cover) I Have Asthma The child in this story suffers from asthma, a chronic condition that sometimes produces frightening attacks. But kids who have asthma learn that with proper medical supervision and treatment, asthma can be kept under control... (read more)

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