Dreary indeed. Any warranty descriptions were intended for US purchasers. In this inspiring account, French chronicles her journey, from her reaction to the devastating news, to the chemotherapy that almost killed her, to her miraculous return to life following a two-week coma. Seller Inventory n. The lyrics that mentioned French were: "I must have read a while, the latest one by Marilyn French or something in that style". I would recommend this book to people who have had a hard time through recovery from cancer. This quote has often been incorrectly attributed to Marilyn French herself.
A graceful, uncompromising account of French's diagnosis of, treatment for, and survival of esophageal cancer. From the moment she felt her first symptoms under a warm Florida sun, the politically Here she She studied philosophy and English literature at Hofstra College, earning a bachelor's degree in and a master's in Before earning her doctorate from Harvard University, she taught English at Hofstra from to She was an assistant professor of English at the College of the Holy Cross from to She died of heart failure on May 2, at the age of A Season in Hell : A Memoir.
Marilyn French. With the insight, intelligence, and emotional honesty she has used to examine so many other women's lives in her fiction, Marilyn French now looks deeply into her own as she battles with doctors and the medical establishment; as her family and friends surround her, giving her spiritual strength; and as she defies all diagnoses and prognostications and emerges whole and more open to life than ever.