“Chemorella/Quimiorela”: A bilingual book about beating cancer By Katy Franco
A Cinderella story about beating cancer and seeing your dreams come true. For children, teens and adults that have a friend or family member who is fighting this illness. A bilingual about the real-life adventures of breast cancer survivor and stand-up comic Katy Franco.
Una historia metaforica de la Cenicienta sobre como combatir el cancer y ver tus suenos realizados. Un libro para ninos, adolescentes y adultos que esta enfrentanado la enfermedad. Una narracion bilingue que cuenta las aventuras reales de la sobreviviente de cancer, la comediante Katy Franco.
Katy Franco is a Puerto Rican actress, celebrity, and screamingly funny stand-up comic, an author, a Certified Laughter Leader, and a unique inspirational speaker. As a breast cancer survivor, she has appeared on stage and in countless news programs, magazine articles and newspaper stories, for the purpose of teaching people how to deal with cancer. Her offbeat experiences as a breast cancer patient became a one-woman show called “The Breast Years of My Life” (“Sacando Pecho“).