First, You Cry: The Courageous, Inspiring Story of One Woman's Personal Triumph Over Breast Cancer

First, You Cry: The Courageous, Inspiring Story of One Woman's Personal Triumph Over Breast Cancer

by Betty Rollin
     
 
IT CAN'T HAPPEN TO ME!

Glamorous, successful, happily married NBC News correspondent Betty Rollin thought it couldn't happen to her - until the terrible day she learned that she had a malignant tumor in her breast.

Here, in candid, moving detail, survivor Betty Rollin describes her terrifying battle with breast cancer and the long, difficult road to

Overview

IT CAN'T HAPPEN TO ME!

Glamorous, successful, happily married NBC News correspondent Betty Rollin thought it couldn't happen to her - until the terrible day she learned that she had a malignant tumor in her breast.

Here, in candid, moving detail, survivor Betty Rollin describes her terrifying battle with breast cancer and the long, difficult road to recovery. From frank talk about masectomy to hidden fears about her body, femininity and sex life, she expresses every woman's deepest feelings.

Written with wit, warmth and soul-searching honesty, First, You Cry is an inspiring true story filled with courage and wisdom. In her own unforgettable words, Betty tells us how her ordeal didn't mean the end of her life, but a new beginning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780061042355
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/15/1993
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.11(w) x 8.11(h) x 1.11(d)

Meet the Author

Betty Rollin is both a writer and an award-winning TV journalist. She is a contributing correspondent for NBC News and for PBS. Formerly a writer and editor for both Look and Vogue magazines, she has written for many national publications, including the New York Times. She and her husband, Dr. Harold M. Edwards, live in New York City.

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