Derwood author shares heartfelt story of a father’s fight against leukemia in new children’s book

DERWOOD, Md. — Author Rebecca Shipe announces the nationwide release of her new children’s book, “My Daddy is a Leukemia Super Hero.” Shipe will release the hardback edition of her touching book in October.

In this heartfelt children’s book, follow 9-year-old Jillian and her Daddy as they journey through the daunting road of cancer. Over the course of several months, Jillian learns that her Daddy Is a Leukemia Super Hero after he courageously fights off the evil leukemia cells. Join them in their journey and discover the amazing super powers Jillian’s father has acquired during his brave battle.

Published by Tate Publishing and Enterprises, the books are available through bookstores nationwide, from the publisher at, or by visiting or

Shipe is an office manager of her local family flooring business and a mother of two. Shipe is also the wife of Chris, who fought his way through acute lymphoblastic leukemia also known as ALL. Shipe is currently based in Derwood, Maryland.

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