¿Qué le pasa a nuestro papá?
¿Qué le pasa a nuestro papá?

¿Qué le pasa a nuestro papá?

Los Medikidz explican el cáncer colorrectal


Medikidz Explain [Cancer XYZ]


32 Pages, 6.5 x 10

Hardcover, $14.95 (US $14.95)

Publication Date: December 2014

ISBN 9781604432039

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Colorectal cancer is explained in graphic novel format in this informative story that makes the science behind cancer accessible to young readers. The Medikidz are larger-than-life superheroes who live in Mediland, a living, moving virtual world within the human body. Each character is an expert on one component of human anatomy and the role it plays in fighting the disease. The Medikidz conduct a journey through Mediland, exploring complex medical issues in a language and visual style that is attractive and accessible to tweens and teens. Appropriate humor and adventure are blended with accurate facts, so young readers can understand colorectal cancer and its causes.

Author Biography

Kim Chilman-Blair, BSc, MB ChB, is a medical writer and the founder and CEO of Medikidz, a company dedicated to providing peer-reviewed health information in comic book form to young people. She is the author of the Medikidz series. Shawn deLoache is the lead graphic novelist for the children's health education series Medikidz and the author of the young adult novel Good Man. They both live in New York City.