It was laugh out loud funny, and heartbreakingly sad at the same time.
This book is like hanging out with a witty and smart girlfriend, and I think a woman with cancer would really enjoy feeling like she wasn't alone in the experience.
This is a 'must read' for anyone with, or closely involved with, someone who has breast cancer.
Truth and humor. I laughed out loud and have shared it with friends. Highly recommended. But not everyone will appreciate it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Janet
Loved the honesty of this humorous, though sometimes bleak, memoir. Clearly, the author had a really terrible time since the point of diagnosis, but in a strange way it's a... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Rabid Reader
This book is a MEMOIR, therefore it is the true journey of the author. It IS sad. I was very depressed at the end of the book. Read morePublished on September 11, 2012 by Brandy Mills
Miriam's expression of her illness is nothing short of brilliant. I laughed way more than I cried. This sort of dark humor was just the medicine I needed after being diagnosed... Read morePublished on August 5, 2012 by SHELLEY KY
A woman brought this book to my breast cancer support group last night and I went home and read it in one sitting. It IS laugh-out-loud funny. Read morePublished on June 21, 2012 by C. Farrell
I was diagnosed with breast cancer six months ago, and just finished chemo after a double mastectomy. Read morePublished on March 12, 2012 by Regina Bahten
This book was bittersweet. It was an honest account of one woman's breast cancer experience. Not everyone touched by breast cancer becomes a "pink warrior". Read morePublished on December 21, 2011 by renngina
This is one of the funniest books...maybe THE funniest book,I have ever read. Miriam had the genius to be able to laugh at the craziness of life: in the case of this book she uses... Read morePublished on May 21, 2011 by A. Brown
Engelberg was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent the treatment and mood swings typical of the disease. Read morePublished on April 17, 2011 by Charles Ashbacher