Topic: Judy Blume

Beloved Author Judy Blume Has Cancer And Is Writing About It

Beloved Author Judy Blume Has Cancer And Is Writing About It

Judy Blume was one of my favorite authors growing up. With epic books like Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, Freckle Juice, and Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing she has inspired and entertained generations. Her books have sold over 80 million copies and hit the New York Times bestseller lists numerous times. On her blog yesterday, Blume revealed she was recently diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma right before leaving for a 5 week vacation in Italy. Yes, Judy Blume, age 74, has breast cancer. More »