Author Kathleen Riebau’s new book “I Am a Diabetic Champion” is a lighthearted children’s book illuminating the realities of diabetes for school-aged children

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Recent release “I Am a Diabetic Champion” from Page Publishing author Kathleen Riebau is a charmingly illustrated and interactive story offering easy-to-understand information. about Type 1 diabetes, its impact on children’s lives, and the measures those with the diagnosis can take to lead strong and healthy lives.

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Kathleen Riebau is a married mother of two grown sons who was born and raised in southwestern Wisconsin, was named a 50-year Medalist- awarded to those who have thrived for fifty or more years with diabetes- by the Joslin Diabetes Center in 2007, and is currently working toward her 75-year award. She has published her new book “I Am a Diabetic Champion”: an invaluable resource for parents and caregivers of diabetic children, and an educational story that teaches young readers about this complex diagnosis.

The author shares, “A diagnosis of type 1 diabetes is a daunting event. The new type 1 diabetic must learn a whole new vocabulary and daily routine that can seem overwhelming and even unattainable. This rhythmic poem reminds the diabetic that even though there are many people who will love and care for them, the one brave, intelligent, and clever person who will champion through is the diabetic himself or herself.”
Published by Page Publishing, Kathleen Riebau’s engrossing book is an excellent addition to any home- or school-based children’s library.
Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “I Am a Diabetic Champion” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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