About the authors
Concept developer Fiona Sie, clinical psychologist and child and adolescent psychotherapist, was diagnosed with MS in 2013. She wanted to help her children, but could not find any useful books. So she made a book for children herself.
Author Beitske Bouwman is a Dutch novelist. Een Moeder vol Stoplichten is her first book for children. Her novel ‘Noem het Liefde’ (2010) was rewarded wit the ‘Publieksprijs der Brabantse Letteren’.
Illustrator Karst-Janneke Rogaar is a rewarded Dutch illustrator of successful books for children, such as Spinder by Simon van der Geest.
‘When patients are diagnosed with MS, it effects the whole family. People should use this book.’
dr. prof. Rogier Hintzen, MS-research institute ErasMS at Erasmus University Medical Center in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
‘A very beautiful and useful book!’
dr. prof. Leo Visser, MS-expert at the University of Humanistic Studies in Utrecht
‘Much praise for this wonderful book! Very appealing to children!’
Anite Neele, MS Nurse, Reinier de Graaf Ziekenhuis in Delft