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Review: PS I have cancer. Wrestling melanoma and falling in love

Review this book: P.S. I have cancer. Wrestling melanoma and falling in love (2018). Mark Sims, a young doctor was diagnosed with advanced skin cancer just before his 27th birthday. This is the story of his 23-month wrestle with the disease, his passion to raise awareness and funds for vital research and how he found love quite unexpectedly, while working through his bucket list. Sadly, Mark died on January 19th 2017. His book is being published posthumously. (Publisher)

Apply before: Monday 31 December 2018

You need to be 18 years old or over to apply for this opportunity.

You need to have experience of cancer to apply for this opportunity.

What we're looking for

  • Experience of cancer (patient, carer, family member or friend)
  • Reliability
  • A love of reading
  • Critical skills - prepared to be honest, but fair.
  • Time to read the book thoroughly and complete a review form

What you can gain from this opportunity

  • Read a book about cancer and improve your knowledge
  • Help improve the quality of books stocked in our cancer centres/libraries
  • Help others affected by cancer choose what to read and what to avoid
  • Become part of the Macmillan volunteering community
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