Joe has leukaemia

This storybook is about Joe, who becomes unwell during his first year at school and is diagnosed with leukaemia.

Joe has leukaemia is written especially for parents and carers to read with children so that they can understand cancer and its treatment.

Joe’s tests, treatment and experience of hospital life are explained in simple language. The storybook also includes a useful glossary of words to do with cancer and treatment.

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