COVID-19 Response at

Read what we're doing...

Faith, Hope, and Healing


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments. Introduction. Part One: FAITH. God Handed Me a Gift. A Snowy Quest. My Healing Journey. Baby Jamie: A Survivor's Story. Learning to Let Go. What We Could Do Together. Making My Own Music. Love Heals. Wildflowers. To Be Alive Is a Gift. Amazing Final Days. Part Two: HOPE. A Joyous Occasion Is a Joyous Occasion. A New Autumn. Riding Uphill. Phases of the Moon. Opening Up to Life. Lemon Meringue. The Touch. Another Kind of Miracle. The Art of Living. Part Three: HEALING. Animals as Healers. Grayed Waters. Chinese Finger Trap. Checkmate. Halcyon Days. Finding My Voice. My Tree of Life. The Visitor. Standing Up for My Body and Soul. Write It Down, Pass It On. Thumz Up. Conclusion: Love, Medicine, and Miracles Today. Index.

About the Author

Bernie Siegel, M.D., speaks and runs workshops across the country and is devoted to humanizing medical care and medical education. His books Love, Medicine, and Miracles; Peace, Love, and Healing; and How to Live between Office Visits are classics in the field of healing. Jennifer Sander and her writing have been featured on CNBC, CNN, The View, USA Today, Fortune Small Business, and Fox News, among other media outlets.


In this collection of first-person accounts, doctor and author Siegel (Love, Medicine, and Miracles) brings together almost three dozen cancer patients (or close relations of) to share their stories and the lessons they've learned. Many entries tackle the moment of diagnosis (the first, from survivor Angela Passidomo Trafford, opens with the line, "How many times do I have to have cancer?!"), while others pick up at the moment the diagnosis first hits home; still others focus on the end, like Ann Martin Bowler, whose sick brother passed days after a reinvigorating near-death experience. Lynn Zeller contributes a list of the "eight practices" she discovered through cancer that have led to a "wonderfully expanded experience of life" (including a focus on gratitude, mindfulness, and the idea that the universe "is in a conspiracy for my good"); Edwina Ford focuses on her afflicted husband's admiration, and efforts on behalf, of Lance Armstrong's post-surgery Tour de France comeback. For each piece, Siegel provides a reflection and a moral ("Life's difficulties are what teach us to grow") that clarify and encourage. Anyone struggling with cancer will find many relatable voices and, in Siegel, a compassionate expert commentator. (Apr.) ( Publishers Weekly , April 20, 2009)

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling Faith, Hope, and Healing: Inspiring Lessons Learned from People Living with Cancer on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top