Desperate Hope: Experiencing God
in the Midst of Breast Cancer
Inspiring, honest, offer[s] comfort in the face of this disease. . . . Desperate Hope:
Experiencing God in the Midst of Breast Cancer by Barbara Milligan, a breast cancer
survivor, examines all aspects of the disease, with chapters on "Reaffirming Our Sexuality"
after surgery and chemotherapy and "Receiving God's Help Through Others." Milligan shares her
own experience and also those of 15 others, such as Sarah, "who had to tell her young children
that she might die sooner rather than later."