Book Review: Jenny & Her Dog both fight cancer

Jenny and Her Dog


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Jenny & Her Dog both fight cancer is a journey that the reader shares with Jenny, a young girl that is diagnosed with cancer.  She learns that her dog Dolly is also struggling with cancer.

Jenny shows strength and empathy towards Dolly and vows to be by her side just as Dolly has been there for her.   The story is compassionate while it expresses how cancer affects children and dogs.

The book was illustrated by fiber artist Claudia Marie Lenart.  Each page is beautifully created using knitted fibers to achieve realistic- looking animals and dolls.  The artist has also illustrated Hansel & Gretel:  A Fairytale with a Down Syndrome Twist. To see more of Claudia’s work please visit her website:

The book was written by award-winning author Jewel Kats.  Jewel has been recognized for her ability to write wonderful stories that focus on the world of individuals with disabilities.  For more information on other books written by Jewel please visit

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