Medical students write children's book to explain coronavirus

Posted at 11:23 AM, May 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-07 11:23:09-04

Two aspiring doctors are getting accolades on their new children’s book that explains coronavirus in a way kids can understand.

Devon Scott and Samantha Harris are students at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Scott is also a graduate of Pahokee High School.

Together, the couple wrote, “Why We Stay Home.” It’s a colorful tale between two sisters that offers a child friendly explanation of COVID-19.

The authors wrote the book for all children, but they hope African American children are especially inspired when they see two doctors who are minorities.

You can download the book here.