Our Mom Has Cancer by Abigail Ackermann, Adrienne Ackermann

Our Mom Has Cancer

Written by Abigail Ackermann, Adrienne Ackermann
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Our Mom Has Cancer by Abigail Ackermann, Adrienne Ackermann

A humorous, honest, and hopeful account of the year that Abigail and Adrienne's mother underwent treatment for breast cancer.

About the Author

Abigail and Adrienne Ackermann are siblings. They continue to share their experience with other children by doing book signings and readings, participating in cancer awareness events throughout the year, and appearing on TY and in print interviews. They live in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

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32 pages


Abigail Ackermann, Adrienne Ackermann
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American Cancer Society

Publication date

15th January 2002



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