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Cancer Happens: Coming of Age with Cancer (Capital Discovery) Paperback – October 18, 2004
"...chronicles...life from her initial diagnosis to her attempts to return to normal life after being treated for cancer." -- Swathi Sridharan, Dayton Daily News, July 28, 2003
"...it will provide comfort to those having to share her experience." -- Bookview.com
"...poignant yet humorous...'Cancer Happens' represents a rarity among cancer books...it addresses issues related to young adults." -- Elizabeth Weinstein, Columbus Dispatch
"The author, who was diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma just out of college, relates her experiences." -- Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 20, 2003
"Thoughtful, witty, always truthful, Gifford reminds cancer sufferers that their lives matter even when they're engulfed in misery." -- Nick Owchar, Los Angeles Times, September 7, 2003 --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
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Okay and honest memoir as far as cancer books go. I'm happy to see some lymphoma books out there and only wished Gifford would've told more about how she handled her loss of... Read morePublished on October 2, 2010 by Mama Mia
Rebecca Gifford was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma at the age of twenty-two. Just out of college, she is a young adult just beginning her life in the adult... Read more