In 2007 Meryl had what was thought to be a lipoma removed and in fact, it was cancer. The tumor was determined to be Sarcoma. She had a reoccurrence in 2015. In 2018 she was truck with a metastasized tumor in the brain. The story tells about her medical treatment in 2007. The majority of the book details her last 340 days before her death in 2019.
Her story is inspiring and it is injected with her wonderful sense of humor. Certainly, a must-read.