BOOK LIBRARY

Books at the Abramson Cancer Center at Pennsylvania Hospital

Book collections can be found next to the patient café on the infusion floor (5th floor) and in the supportive care services suite (1st floor). Please borrow as you need and return as you can.

Books Available Winter 2019

  • Eating Well Through Cancer
  • Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer
  • The Daily Feast: Everyday Meals we Love to Share
  • Appetite for Life
  • The Honest Herbal
  • What to Eat During Cancer Treatment
  • The ABC’s of Nutrition and Supplements for Prostate Cancer
  • Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer
  • Being Mortal
  • Caring for the Patient with Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families
  • Caregivers Support Kit, A World of Care
  • What’s Up with Lyndon? Medkidz Explain Osteosarcoma
  • What’s up with Sara? Medikidz Explain Clinical Trials
  • Fighting Cancer Together
  • Planet Cancer
  • Sad Isn’t Bad: A Good Grief Guidebook
  • In Mommy’s Garden: A Book to Help Explain Cancer to Young Children
  • Talking with my Treehouse Friends about Cancer
  • Mom Has Cancer, What Do I Do?
  • When Mama Wore A Hat
  • My Mommy Has Cancer
  • The Paper Chain
  • Pretty Sick: The Beauty Guide for Women with Cancer
  • What It Takes: Fighting for my Life and my Love of the Game
  • 100 Questions and Answers about Leukemia
  • Transitions
  • Understanding and Managing Lymphedema After Cancer
  • What Helped Me Get Through
  • Anatomy of Melancholy
  • The Breast Cancer Notebook: The Healing Power of Reflection
  • Worry: Hope and Help for a Common Condition
  • I Dare Me
  • 100 Questions and Answers about Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Hard Choices for Loving People
  • Help and Hope for Caregivers with Each Passing Moment
  • Children Can Learn to Cope with Loss and Change
  • With Each Passing Moment: Help and Hope for Caregivers
  • My Parent Has Cancer and it Really Sucks: Real Life Advice from Real Life Teens
  • Elf-Help for Coping with Cancer
  • Group Psychotherapy for Women with Breast Cancer
  • The Family Handbook of Hospice Care
  • Bedpan Banter
  • Couples Confronting Cancer: Keeping your Relationship Strong
  • Managing the Distress of Cancer and its Treatment (Audiobook)
  • A Meditation to Help you with Fatigue (Audiobook)
  • Optimizing Chemotherapy (Audiobook)
  • Can I Still Kiss You?
  • American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Family Caregiving
  • Cancer in our Family
  • Home Care of the Hospice Patient
  • Cancer Care: A Helping Hand
  • Advanced Breast Cancer: A Guide to Living with Metastatic Disease
  • We Carry Each Other: Getting Through Life’s Toughest Times
  • The Human Side of Cancer: Living with Hope, Coping with Uncertainty
  • Cancer Caregiving: An A to Z At Home Guide for Patients and Families
  • The Farm Rustic Recipes for a Year of Incredible Food
  • When Your Parent has Cancer: A Guide for Teens
  • Cancer Care: Coping with Cancer as a Young Adult
  • Gone from my Sight: The Dying Experience
  • My Friend, I Care: The Grief Experience
  • Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing after Loss
  • Ida, Always
  • When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death
  • Lifetimes: A Beautiful Way to Express Death to Children
  • The Memory Box: A Book about Grief
  • I Miss You: A First Look at Death
  • Sesame Street, When Families Grieve
  • My Healing Companion
  • Comforting Those who Grieve
  • The Fall of Freddie the Leaf
  • Stones for Grandpa
  • The Goodbye Book
  • What’s Heaven
  • Someone I Love Died
  • A Meditation to Help you with Chemotherapy (Audiobook)
  • Melanoma
  • 100 Questions and Answers about Lymphoma
  • Know Your Enemy
  • Complete Guide to Prostate Cancer