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Teen author shares his fight against a brain tumor

Teen author Jackson Grant is leaving his mark on the world one book at a time.

The fifteen year-old was diagnosed with a brain tumor at the age of ten.

His book titled The Donut That Roared, provides tips for kids and parents on how to handle “M-R-I” days.

Donuts with “The donut that roared” mini books

“M-R-I days” as Jackson calls them can be scary for kids due to the loud noises and tight spaces.

The tips Jackson provides help transition the sometimes stressful experience, into a positive one. His most important tip is to reward yourself at the end of the day.

Jackson’s favorite reward? A hamburger and chili fries.

For more info on Jackson’s story and where to purchase the book you can visit their website at 


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