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Rufus, Rob. New York, NY: Touchstone , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
Title
Die young with me : a memoir
Author
Rufus, Rob
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Touchstone
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
viii, 382 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - psychology
Cancer Survivors
Adolescent
Young Adult
Music
Autobiography
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9781501142628
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 R927 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Lyons Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ADA 2010
Planet Cancer is an honest, down-to-earth guide to living in this new world, from Diagnosis to Post-Treatment. Each chapter is informed by Planet Cancer’s voice—authoritative, funny, friendly, no-nonsense. Experts address issues from all sides around bedrock “What It’s Really Like” essays: deeply p…
Title
Planet Cancer
Subtitle
The frequently bizarre yet always informative experiences and thoughts of your fellow natives
Publisher
Lyons Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Paperback: 272 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Abstract
Planet Cancer is an honest, down-to-earth guide to living in this new world, from Diagnosis to Post-Treatment. Each chapter is informed by Planet Cancer’s voice—authoritative, funny, friendly, no-nonsense. Experts address issues from all sides around bedrock “What It’s Really Like” essays: deeply personal, unflinching, and often hilarious pieces written by people who actually experienced on Planet Cancer things like banking sperm, adopting a child, or undergoing brain radiation. The book, enlivened with quotes and real-life stories from Planet Cancer members, gives the uninitiated a sense of community and removes some of the mystery and fear of the unknown.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ADA 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Now what ... ? Living with the death of your parent or brother or sister from cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112169

http://nowwhat.org.au/

Don, Pauline, Young, Rob (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DON 2011
This book is meant to be like a friend accompanying a child or young adult on their journey of grief after losing a sibling or parent to cancer. This book was created with input from lots of young people who have shared similar experiences. And while it can't give you all the answers you may be
Title
Now what ... ? Living with the death of your parent or brother or sister from cancer
Author
Don, Pauline
Young, Rob (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: 66 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Grief. Bereavement
Death and Dying
Abstract
This book is meant to be like a friend accompanying a child or young adult on their journey of grief after losing a sibling or parent to cancer. This book was created with input from lots of young people who have shared similar experiences. And while it can't give you all the answers you may be looking for, it may help you find something that helps you make sense of the space you're now in.
ISBN
9780980463743
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DON 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Now what ... ? Dealing with your brother or sister's cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112168

http://nowwhat.org.au/

The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer. Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 BRO 2011
You've just been told that your brother or sister has cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it and give you some directions for the challenge that your sibling's cancer diagnosis has thrown at you.
Title
Now what ... ? Dealing with your brother or sister's cancer
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: 90 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Young Adults Coping with Family Illness
Abstract
You've just been told that your brother or sister has cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it and give you some directions for the challenge that your sibling's cancer diagnosis has thrown at you.
ISBN
9780980463736
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 BRO 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Lost
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Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19794
McWhirt, Karen A. Denver, CO: Outskirts Press, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
Title
Together we will win : what happens when we don't talk about testicular cancer : a young man's story
Author
McWhirt, Karen A
Place
Denver, CO
Publisher
Outskirts Press, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
340 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Testicular Neoplasms
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Young Adult
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781432748678
143274867X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WJ858 M177 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
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CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19910
Thanh, David. Vancouver, BC: PocketBunny Productions , 2008. (Video, DVD) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Title
CaN'Tswer : how I couldn't...what I found
Author
Thanh, David
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
PocketBunny Productions
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
16 minutes
Subjects
Leukemia
Leukemia - psychology
Survivors - psychology
Life Change Events
Young Adult
Autobiography
Abstract
Ten years after his leukemia diagnosis, Ryan is a survivor who is reluctant to take risks and move forward with his life. The opportunity to take a backpacking trip through the Andes Mountains changes him and his perception of his cancer experience from one of Survivor to Thriver.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 T367 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Cockeyed: A memoir of going blind

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109623
Knighton, Ryan. New York, NY: Public Affairs , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 KNI 2006
This is a tragicomic, politically incorrect, and astoundingly articulate memoir about going blind–and growing up. In this book, which ricochets between meditation and black comedy, the Vancouver born author tells the story of his fifteen-year descent into blindness while incidentally revealing the …
Title
Cockeyed: A memoir of going blind
Author
Knighton, Ryan
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Public Affairs
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Hardcover, 263 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Young Adults-Life Transitions
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This is a tragicomic, politically incorrect, and astoundingly articulate memoir about going blind–and growing up. In this book, which ricochets between meditation and black comedy, the Vancouver born author tells the story of his fifteen-year descent into blindness while incidentally revealing the world of the sighted in all its phenomenal peculiarity.
ISBN
1586483293
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 KNI 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112971
National Cancer Institute, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. USA: National Institutes of Health , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Title
When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
USA
Publisher
National Institutes of Health
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 100 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Siblings
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Maybe later baby: A guide to fertility for young people with cancer. (Reverse: A guide to fertility for young people after cancer.)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112166

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Maybe_Later_Baby.pdf

Pinzone, Francesca, Geber, Shea (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , [0000]. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This booklet is a comprehensive and realistic guide for young adults who have undergone or are about to undergo treatment for cancer.
Title
Maybe later baby: A guide to fertility for young people with cancer. (Reverse: A guide to fertility for young people after cancer.)
Author
Pinzone, Francesca
Geber, Shea (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
[0000]
Physical Description
PDF
Topics
Young Adults
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Cancer-Coping
Fertility/Infertility
Abstract
This booklet is a comprehensive and realistic guide for young adults who have undergone or are about to undergo treatment for cancer.
ISBN
9780980463750
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Maybe_Later_Baby.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
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