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Dear Bruno

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In 1979, Alice Trillin, who three years earlier had been diagnosed with a malignant lung tumor, received a call from good friend Annie Navasky telling her that Annie’s twelve-year-old son, Bruno, also had cancer. Alice’s response was a letter to Bruno in which she tried to show that it was possible to talk about cancer in a tone that was frank, honest, and funny. Children ...more
Hardcover, 31 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by The New Press
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Shelves: upstairs
Letter from a cancer survivor and Hole in the Wall Gang camp counselor to a young cancer patient. Foreward by Paul Newman.
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love most children's books, have a soft spot for them. this one deals with dealing with cancer. so well done right on level with a scared child
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