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C. Because cowards get cancer too...

C. Because cowards get cancer too... (1999)

Shortly before his 44th birthday, John Diamond received a call from the doctor who had removed a lump from his neck. Having been assured for the previous two years that this was a benign cyst, Diamond was told that it was, in fact, cancerous. Suddenly, this man who'd until this point been one of the world's greatest hypochondriacs, was genuinely faced with mortality. And what he saw scared the wits out of him. Out of necessity, he wrote about his feelings in his TIMES column and the response was staggering. Mailbag followed Diamond's story of life with, and without, a lump - the humiliations, the ridiculous bits, the funny bits, the tearful bits. It's compelling, profound, and witty. (Publisher)

Author(s)
Diamond J
Place of publication
London
Date of publication
1999
Pages
256pp
ISBN
9780091816650
Price
£7.99
Subject(s)
Format
Book
Language
English
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