Big Tree Is Sick by Slosse Nathalie
Snibbles and Big Tree are best friends
They have always hung out together and Snibbles loves Big Tree very much. When Big Tree unexpectedly falls ill with woodworm Snibbles is very upset and angry. The illness is a very bad one and Big Tree does not feel well and doesn't want to play for a long time. Poor Snibbles
He wants Big Tree to get better but he feels as if there is nothing he can do. What can Snibbles and his friends do to help Big Tree through his treatment and recovery? This beautifully illustrated storybook describes the anger and emotion that many children encounter when a close relative or friend is diagnosed with a long-term illness such as cancer. The story of Big Tree depicts how things are often out of your control and sets out effective strategies for dealing with these emotions. This story features loveable characters and vivid illustrations as well as activities for children aged 5+ to complete with their parents or professionals in times of illness and loss.