OverviewTessa is a 10-year-old girl who wants to understand the confusing world of cancer and then to be able to explain it to other children. She embarks on her quest by asking questions of her Nana, whose answers are designed to both ease children’s fears and provide them with factual information.
Reviews"The book is a helpful vehicle to get parents or grandparents to talk to their kids about the medical and emotional aspects of cancer." —Washington Post
Gold Recipient, Mom's Choice Awards 2010, Children's Picture Books: Health & Safety Winner, The National "Best Books 2009" Awards, Health: Cancer USAbookNews.com: Honoring outstanding mainstream and independent books
Author BiographyBeverlye Hyman Fead is a cancer survivor and author of I Can Do This. Tessa Mae Hamermesh is 11 years old and the eldest of Beverlye’s five grandchildren. Shennen Bersani is a children’s book illustrator and a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.