Free Books, Magazines & Organizers

free books and magazines for cancer patients and families
This page was originally published January 9, 2018 and updated December 4, 2022.

Free Books, Magazines & Organizers for Cancer Patients & Families

From magazine subscription chock-full of supportive and easy-to-read articles for cancer patients, and families to books to inspire, this section includes can’t-miss free books, magazines, printed organizers, and care journals designed specially to support the needs of cancer patients, caregivers, and families. Also included are books to read just for fun. This list is updated frequently with new offers so please visit often. ❤️

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Elephants and Tea Magazine

Elephants & Tea Magazine

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Description:

Free quarterly magazine subscription for cancer patients, caregivers, and families that offers education, hope and inspiration. While the magazine focuses on young adults, the content included is uplifting and educational for all. To subscribe to this magazine, please complete the online form on the Elephants & Tea website here.


Freebooksy Free Books Program

Freebooksy Free eBooks

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Description:

Freebooksy makes it easy to get the latest free ebooks delivered each day. Provide your email address, choose your favorite genres, and then check your inbox for new titles. It’s that simple and there is never a cost to use this service. To signup, please visit the Freebooksy website here.


Bookbub Free Books

BookBub Free eBooks

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Description:

BookBub offers a free newsletter delivered every morning with free ebooks available with the major online retailers including Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and Kobo. Choose your favorite genres and pick from the list of new freebies that arrive in your inbox each day. To subscribe to this free ebook service, please visit this link.


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Surviving: Stories of Hope

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Description:

Surviving: Stories of Hope from Cancer Survivors Fifth Edition by Patient Resource LLC includes wonderful messages of hope for any cancer patient, regardless of the stage or type of cancer you have. Celebrities Marcia Cross, Cameron Mathison and others share their personal stories of hope and encouragement. To order your free copy please visit the link above.


Bright Spot Network Free Books

Bright Reads Free Book Program

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Description:

The Bright Reads Free Book Program by the Bright Spot Network offers up to four free books for children whose parent is going through cancer treatments. This is a wonderful no-cost resource to help children deal with the emotional issues that accompany a cancer diagnosis and is open to US residents. Please visit this page for descriptions of available books and scroll down to the order form at the bottom.


Caring Ambassadors Free Care Planner for Cancer Patients

Caring Ambassadors My Choices Care Planner

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Description:

The My Choices Care Planner is a free guide book, health planner, journal, and activity book all in one. Helps to plan, organize and evaluate health care choices relating to health, wellbeing, and cancer treatments. Please click this link to complete the form to download your free care planner in PDF format for printing.


Visit the USA Free Book

Visit the USA Digital Travel Planner

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Description:

Free USA Travel Planner with over 100 pages of travel-making ideas, practical information, state-by-state guides, maps, and useful contacts to help you decide where to go and what to do all throughout the USA. To download your free guide, please visit this link.


Free CanPlan Cancer Planner and Organizer

CanPlan Cancer Planner

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Description:

Free printable organizer and journal to help cancer patients and caregivers manage the physical and emotional journey during treatment. Includes the ability to track symptoms, activities, diet, and emotional wellness. To download and print out the PDF package, please visit this link.


Cancer Today Magazine Free Subscription for Cancer Patients, Families, and Caregivers

Cancer Today Magazine

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Description:

This free magazine subscription is published quarterly by the American Association for Cancer Research. It’s chock-full of inspirational real-life stories, the latest developments in cancer therapy and research, and useful advice to ​help cancer patients, families, and caregivers navigate the medical, practical and emotional issues that come along with a cancer diagnosis. Subscribe here for free.


CopingwithCancerMagazine Free Subscription

Coping with Cancer Magazine

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Description:

Free magazine subscription chock-full of supportive and easy-to-read articles for cancer patients, caregivers, and families. The Coping with Cancer magazine is published six times each year and individual subscriptions are available by mail at no cost by completing this form on the Coping website.


Endurance Free Books for Cancer Patients

Endurance Care Kit

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Description:

A free collection of inspirational faith-based books that offer messages of hope, encouragement and love for the journey. Currently available to physical mailing addresses within the USA. (No PO Boxes). Requests can be made at the Endurance website on this online form.


Robin Reads Free eBooks

RobinReads Free Kindle eBooks

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Description:

Free kindle books through a daily email subscription that includes the latest freebie offers. This program offers readers a curated list of free ebooks for Kindle each day in the specific genres you choose. To signup, please visit the RobinReads subscription form here.


NCCN Patient Guidelines

NCCN Patient Guides

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Description:

The NCCN Guidelines for Patients help you better understand your cancer, learn about available treatments, and talk with your physicians about the best treatment options for you based on your goals and established clinical guidelines. The NCCN Guidelines are available online, as a downloadable pdf, and in a mobile app. To view specific guidelines for any cancer type, please visit this link.


CONQUER™ Magazine

CONQUER™ Magazine

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Description:

Conquer: the patient voice™ magazine by the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+). Free subscription to timely cancer news & updates, inspiration, patient stories, and more. Subscribe here at no cost.


Cancer Fighters Thrive Free Sleep Journal

Cancer Fighters Thrive

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Description:

Free digital sleep journal for cancer patients by Cancer Fighters Thrive. Including tips to evaluate your current sleep, explore relaxing and energizing activities, identify your environmental preferences, apply techniques for improvement and more! Free download here.


CURE Magazine

CURE Magazine

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Description:

Free magazine subscription for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers in the USA. This magazine covers topics including recent cancer treatment updates, late-breaking research, education, support and inspiration from diagnosis and all along the cancer journey. For free subscription sign-up, please visit this page on the Cure Today website.


Stronghold Ministry

Stronghold Ministry

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Phone: (877) 230-7674

Description:

The Stronghold Ministry is a national nonprofit organization that provides free tote and faith-based inspiration designed to support and comfort people in the USA fighting cancer. To find out more about this generous program or to request a care package for yourself or someone else, please visit this link.


Enojying Life Magazine

Enjoying Everyday Life Magazine

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Description:

Free annual subscription to four (4) quarterly issues of the Enjoying Everyday Life Magazine by Joyce Meyer Ministries. Each issue features practical, Bible-based articles designed to provide hope and inspire readers. To subscribe, please complete this form.


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  1. Thank you for this list. I had no idea there were this many magazines or books just for cancer care, and free too! I will be sure to link back to this page on my own site.

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