“ I bought this book the same time I bought Alden Carter's other book "I'm Tougher Than Diabetes". I thought that the kids I babysit would really enjoy this true story. I'm Tougher Than Asthma is a true story about Siri. She likes toads, books, and hanging out with friends, despite having asthma. The book describes how Siri takes her inhaler medicine, what causes...” --briannas auntie
“ I bought this book to add to my bookcase that was full of children's books I use for babysitting. I'm Tougher Than Diabetes is about a girl named Natalie who has Type 1 diabetes. She explains what diabetes is, how she checks her blood sugar levels, how her dad gives her her insulin shots, and how she takes care of herself in terms of diet and exercise. The book also explains...” --briannas auntie
When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent of Roscrea, Co. Limerick, to be looked after as a `fallen woman' and at the age of three her baby was whisked away and `sold' to America for adoption. Coerced into signing a document promising `Never to Seek to Know' what the Church did with him, she never saw him again. She would spend...