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Walking In The Valley Of The Shadow
You set the price! Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
After being diagnosed with colon cancer, Dr. Maloney faced his own terror, sense of betrayal, and anger at God. He talks through his own journey for his fellow patients, how to find faith despite his diagnosis.
All The Way
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dr. Joan Kidd was a respected Physician, who was loved by her patients and respected by her peers. Joan would face the battle for her life and her husband Tom dedicated his life to fighting with her every step of the way. This is their story and how they together found new purpose from their life together... All the Way. Proceeds are donated to the delivery of medical services to Cancer Patients.
Living with a Dead Man: A Story of Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by Tara. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sitting in an oncologist’s waiting room is one of life’s more sobering experiences. The first thing that hit her was that she was there, not as a doctor, but as a cancer patient’s wife. It didn’t matter that Marianne was a family practitioner, or that her husband, Thom, was a death and dying therapist. Cancer, and all that went with it, had found them.
The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,460. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Based on the blog and personal journal Hollis Walker wrote during her journey through breast cancer, The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle is an honest, sometimes painful, and surprisingly funny story of what facing breast cancer is really like. The Booby Blog: A Cancer Chronicle offers inspiration and hope to those facing life-threatening illness and the people who care about them.
A Test of Times
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Charisma Business Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A Test of Times, written by Antoinette Ratliff, is a personal and intimate story of despair, defeat, and demise; yet success and victory triumphs as Antoinette is taken from near-death to thriving! Learn how she was able to successfully overcome slander, a rocky marriage, death, and even cancer.
Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood: Pledging the Pink Sorority
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,700. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 45,Joanna Chapman confides what it's really like to join the pink ribbon sorority. The author guides the reader through Cancerland, whispering advice as she tackles rugged emotional terrain and unexpected detours, revealing why you should accept those foil-covered casseroles and when to give out "Stupid Passes" for well-meaning but clueless comments.
Eight Billion Steps: My Impossible Quest For Cancer Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
"Eight Billion Steps: My Impossible Quest For Cancer Comedy" is about (as may seem obvious) finding humor in cancer. After Jeff was diagnosed with an extremely large and rare salivary gland tumor on the back of his tongue, throat and jaw, he and his wife began their fun-filled search for treatment.
Tapestry Of Love: A Brother, A Sister, And An Odyssey Through Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,590. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Healing is a state of burdenlessness. Tapestry Of Love is a memoir of a journey through cancer by a brother and sister. Michael, dealt with cancer twice in his life and died young, at the age of 34. This is a first person narrative,in both of our voices, describing our experiences in coping with the illness, with life and death, with grief and healing.
Where'd I Put My Boobs? Life Goes On During Breast Cancer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Just days before Sarah Ball, who had the BRCA2 gene, was attempting to save her breasts by having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed, she was diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer. Talk about timing.
Notes From the NICU: Overcoming Catastrophic Trial
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
You get in a fender bender, you have a bad day at the office, you get in an argument with a friend or loved one. These are simple trials compared to the news that you have cancer, your child dies, you lose your job after 20 years or your spouse dies suddenly. If you have not experienced a catastrophic trial, you probably will sometime in your life, and this book can help.