Naked Imperfection

Naked Imperfection

A Memoir

Book - 2014
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Gillian Deacon, award-winning broadcaster and environmental writer, tells her story of courage and triumph over cancer and her lack of control over her own fate.
Publisher: Toronto : Penguin Canada, 2014
ISBN: 9780143188513
0143188518
Branch Call Number: 384.54092 Deaco
Characteristics: 245 p

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Jan 03, 2015

A realistic view of a cancer survivor. I have been surrounded by loved ones with cancer and I felt empowered by this memoir. I felt there was a silver lining in such a bleak situation. That would be the love that surrounds.

smc01 Dec 13, 2014

I enjoyed reading about Gill's journey with breast cancer, as each journey is deeply personal. I am glad that her diagnosis and treatment taught her that life is random and that all the planning and "clean living" we do cannot protect us from cancer. I would not recommend this book to someone as she goes through breast cancer treatment, but it is a good read after-the-fact about lessons learned and how having cancer can change your priorities.

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