It is impossible to prepare for the news that hits thousands of families every year. There isn’t a book in the world that can ready you for the heartbreak of that day. However, The Purple Ribbon: A guide for families facing cancer together comes alongside everyone who has to face that day. From the initial diagnosis and throughout the daunting journey, this encouraging and beneficial resource offers advice, support, and hope based on the author’s personal experience in taking care of his grandmother, mother, and sister, who were diagnosed with different types of cancer. This book will tell you what lies ahead and that you are not alone. If you or someone you know has been given the diagnosis that a family member has cancer, this is a book you cannot do without.