Sarah and Puffle: A Story for Children about Diabetes

Sarah and Puffle: A Story for Children about Diabetes

by Linnea Mulder, Joanne H. Friar, Joanne Friar
     
 

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What can a talking lamb possibly have to say to a child with diabetes? Plenty. In this upbeat story, a stuffed animal comes to life in time to help a young girl, who is feeling pretty angry and sad about her condition. Puffle's funny little rhymes are chockful of valuable advice sure to comfort all children with diabetes and to further understanding by siblings and… See more details below

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What can a talking lamb possibly have to say to a child with diabetes? Plenty. In this upbeat story, a stuffed animal comes to life in time to help a young girl, who is feeling pretty angry and sad about her condition. Puffle's funny little rhymes are chockful of valuable advice sure to comfort all children with diabetes and to further understanding by siblings and friends. Parents will particularly appreciate the clearly written introduction before sitting down to giggle—and learn—with their children.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Linnea Mulder, R.N., lives in Redmond, Washington,with her husband and two daughters, one of whom has diabetes.

ILLUSTRATOR BIOGRAPHY: Joanne H. Friar is an illustrator who lives in Somerset, Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780945354413
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Edition description:
Ages 4-8
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 8.82(h) x 0.34(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

What People are saying about this

Cheryl Barry
It's just what is needed for children...[and] for grandparents, babysitters, and extended family. (Cheryl Barry, R.N., M.S.,C.D.E. Children's Hospital and Medical Center Seattle, Washington)
Carol A. Blainey
Reading this book out loud can help young children and their families cope with the day -- to -- day effort of dealing with diabetes. (Carol A. Blainey, M.N.,R.N..,C.D.E. Department of Physiological Nursing University of Washington)

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