Two New Young Adult Cancer Books
Everything Changes: The Insider’s Guide to Cancer in Your 20’s and 30’s by Kairol Rosenthal.
An essential resource for any young adult living with a cancer diagnosis. Following the author’s own diagnosis with thyroid cancer, she took on the daunting task of interviewing 25 young men and women, including 8 blood cancer patients, about their own cancer experiences. The result is an edgy, honest, and unsentimental companion for young adults making the treacherous and often lonely journey through cancer.
Being diagnosed with cancer in your twenties is a completely jolting culture shock, and nobody was there to be my tour guide.
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Perseverance by Carolyn Rubenstein
Imagine being in high school or college—enjoying the “best times of your life”—when you’re told you have cancer. Perseverance tells the gripping, first-person accounts of twenty such young people who persevered with an incredible sense of purpose and strength, while reminding everyone that now is everything.
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