Since the age of 11, Nicole has gone through surgery to remove a malignant tumour on her spine; radiotherapy; a brain haemorrhage; blindness; loss of movement; chemotherapy; more chemotherapy; loss of her hearing; more radiotherapy; more surgery. Nicole has also: raised thousands of pounds for charity; passed GCSE English after just 6 months' study; gone abseiling; visited New York; had meetings with royalty and government ministers; been the subject of a BBC TV documentary; won numerous national and local awards; and now has a job with Teenage Cancer Trust. Talk to the Hand continues Nicole's account of her very full life; her tips for overcoming setbacks and crises; and makes apparent just why all who are in contact with her find her inspiring, funny and unforgettable.
Used availability for Nicole Dryburgh's Talk to the Hand
February 2010 : UK Paperback