Even Superheroes Get Diabetes

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Hilton Pub. Co.,
Pub. Date:
c2011
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English
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Kelvin is a boy who loves all things "Superhero" and spends his playtime fighting off villains and other imaginary threats where he always saves the day. One day his fantasy world is interrupted by the reality of getting diabetes. But that doesn't stop Kelvin. When his doctor uncovers that Kelvin has superpowers, Kelvin takes an oath to become "Super K" the hero that uses his power to help kids with diabetes. Written in a comic book style with kid-friendly diagrams, and a glossary of words that help explain the illness, this book connects children and parents to the world of diabetes in a fun and engaging way.
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subject_facetDiabetes -- Fiction
Diabetes -- Juvenile fiction
Diabetes -- Juvenile literature
Diabetics -- Fiction
Diabetics -- Juvenile fiction
Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction
Superheroes -- fiction
title_displayEven Superheroes Get Diabetes
title_fullEven Superheroes Get Diabetes Ganz-Schmitt, Sue.
title_shortEven Superheroes Get Diabetes
topic_facetDiabetes
Diabetics
Superheroes