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Big Tree Is Sick : A Storybook to Help Children Cope With the Serious Illness of a Loved One (Hardcover)
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Snibbles and Big Tree are best friends! They have always hung out together, and Snibbles loves Big Tree very much. When Big Tree unexpectedly falls ill with woodworm, Snibbles is very upset and angry. The illness is a very bad one and Big Tree does not feel well and doesn't want to play for a long time. Poor Snibbles! He wants Big Tree to get better, but he feels as if there is nothing he can do. What can Snibbles and his friends do to help Big Tree through his treatment and recovery?This beautifully illustrated storybook describes the anger and emotion that many children encounter when a close relative or friend is diagnosed with a long-term illness, such as cancer. The story of Big Tree depicts how things are often out of your control and sets out effective strategies for dealing with these emotions. This story features loveable characters and vivid illustrations, as well as activities for children aged 5+ to complete with their parents or professionals in times of illness and loss.
Number of Pages: 40
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Pub
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Nathalie Slosse & Rocio Del Moral
Street Date: January 19, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-0110
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