The Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book has been created to help those living with invisible illnesses explain their symptoms to those around them.
1 in 5 people around the world live with some form of chronic pain. Chances are you know someone who does.
Getting recognition and acknowledgement of how much of a struggle life with an invisible illness can be is difficult, as many people just don’t have anything in their life that they can compare it to.
The Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book provides a unique and creative insight into life with a chronic illness. Although primarily aimed at people suffering from chronic illnesses to help explain and understand the symptoms they face, the book also provides an opportunity for all children to learn about life with chronic and invisible illnesses.
- E-book (e-pub, pdf, or Mobi)
Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book FAQ
Who can the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book help?
The Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book is suitable for anyone who lives with an invisible illness causing chronic pain and fatigue, and for schools and community groups interested in helping others understand what life is like with an invisible illness.
Is the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book help me explain my condition?
I’m often asked “is the book suitable for Fibromyalgia/Arthritis/Lupus/insert invisible illnesses here…
The short answer is yes, if your chronic illness causes symptoms such as pain, fatigue, and brain fog then the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book could help you explain you your condition.
Some of the conditions that other readers have found the book useful for are:
- Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome)
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
How much is the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book?
The Recommended Retail Price (RRP) for the Paperback version is AUD$19.99 + postage and handling
The Recommended Retail Price for E-book version (e-pub, pdf, or Mobi) is AUD$5.99
Where can I get a copy of the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book?
The Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book was launched on Saturday, 24 September 2016 at the Burnside Library.
We are currently working out online purchasing options and will be launching online ASAP.
In the meantime, please use the contact us forms to get in touch and we can organise online payment and delivery.
Find out what others are saying about the Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang picture book
“A unique and simple way to explain chronic pain to children. The different members of the gang were perfect analogies for the types of pain we encounter.”
– Julie Ryan, CountingMySpoons.com
“It’s been a fun journey to see this book come to fruition. Invisible illness awareness is a must and initiatives like Foggy Frog and the Pain Gang can and will help drive awareness and acceptance. Spreading education is a necessity! Therefore, this book is an invaluable resource to the chronic illness community around the world!”
– Julie Cerrone, It’s Just a Bad Day
“This book magically transforms and expands the intangible and misunderstood concept of “pain” into something concrete and easy to understand. Readers will have a broader understanding of pain, and what it’s like to live with it. It is an excellent resource for anyone affected by chronic pain.”
– Elizabeth Christy, Author of Why Does Mommy Hurt?
“A beautifully illustrated book explaining to children what it can feel like to live with chronic illness”