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Jon's tricky journey : a story for Inuit children with cancer and their families

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McCarthy, Patricia. Iqaluit, NU: Inhabit Media , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M478 2017
"Jon loves his life in the North. But when he feels a pain that won't go away, he must go to a children's hospital in the south to find out what is wrong. A doctor there tells Jon he has cancer and will have to stay at the hospital for a while. Suddenly Jon's life is upside down! But with a handful…
Title
Jon's tricky journey : a story for Inuit children with cancer and their families
Alternate Title
Jaan aullaqsimanirijanga : unikkaaq inungnut nutaqqanut aanniaqaqtunut ilanginnullu
Author
McCarthy, Patricia
Place
Iqaluit, NU
Publisher
Inhabit Media
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
69 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Child, Hospitalized
Emotional Adjustment
Caregivers
Children
Parent-Child Relations
Inuits
Canada
Pictorial Works
Juvenile Literature
Popular Works
Abstract
"Jon loves his life in the North. But when he feels a pain that won't go away, he must go to a children's hospital in the south to find out what is wrong. A doctor there tells Jon he has cancer and will have to stay at the hospital for a while. Suddenly Jon's life is upside down! But with a handful of tricks from the doctors and nurses, and new friends, Jon discovers ways to cope with some of the tricky parts of having cancer. Accompanied by a resource guide for parents and caregivers, including hospital and support information, Jon's Tricky Journey opens a conversation between Inuit children facing a cancer diagnosis and their families to help make a difficult and confusing time more manageable." - Cover
Notes
Includes resource guide for family caregivers - Subtitle
ISBN
9781772271454
Language
English
Inuktitut
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M478 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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