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THEY CALL ME BRAVE: a children’s book about cancer

by Shane Autumn Nebbia

They Call Me Brave follows the true story of seven-year-old Ava and her journey fighting cancer. Ava’s story goes beyond cancer, however, and proves that although she might be sick, she’s still unstoppable. Through honesty and humor, this book empowers children and their families to keep moving forward no matter what medical issues they may be experiencing. This book shows children that they, too, are like Ava: strong, beautiful, funny, and Brave. For a discount on bulk orders, contact me at




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