‘My Mum Has Breast Cancer’ Children’s Book

Children’s Book to help explain breast cancer


12 in stock


Discover “My Mum Has Breast Cancer,” a heartwarming and insightful children’s book crafted to navigate the emotional journey of a mother’s battle with breast cancer. Authored by the dynamic mother-son duo, Lisa Sewards and Harrison Sewards, with enchanting illustrations by Harrison and his talented Nanna, Helen Grizinich, this book embodies the power of family, love, and understanding.

Key Features:

  • Emotional Resonance: “My Mum Has Breast Cancer” delicately addresses the challenging aspects of a breast cancer diagnosis, helping children comprehend and navigate their feelings during this difficult time.
  • Authentic Family Perspective: Grounded in real-life experiences, Lisa and Harrison Sewards share their personal journey, providing an authentic narrative that fosters connection and empathy.
  • Illustrative Brilliance: The captivating illustrations, a collaborative effort between Harrison and Nanna Helen Grizinich, bring the story to life, capturing the essence of the family’s strength and unity.
  • Time-Tested Publication: First published in 2006, this enduring book has touched the lives of families across Victoria, offering solace and understanding in the face of breast cancer challenges.

How to Access:

  • Free Copies for Hunter Families: Reach out to our dedicated Client Care Navigator at supportivecare@hbcf.org.au to receive a complimentary copy, extending our support to Hunter families grappling with a breast cancer diagnosis.
  • Purchase for Everyone: Available for purchase to anyone seeking this invaluable resource, “My Mum Has Breast Cancer” can be acquired to facilitate conversations and provide comfort beyond the Hunter region.

This book is not just a story; it’s a beacon of hope, fostering compassion, resilience, and familial love. Join Lisa and Harrison on their remarkable journey, and let “My Mum Has Breast Cancer” be a source of comfort and understanding for your family.

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