A beautiful collection of handwritten letters that offer strength, encouragement, and comfort to women living with breast cancer. Brimming with warm messages and words of wisdom for when it's needed most: Written by compassionate strangers--many of whom have gone through their own health battles--these heartfelt letters contain empathy, inspiration, and humor to help you overcome difficult moments. They were gathered by Girls Love Mail, an organization that provides support to people diagnosed with breast cancer. - Contains many beautiful illustrations to match the handwritten notes by other women who have had their own health struggles - A book that brings light to dark moments and makes readers feel less alone during stressful and hard times - Gina L. Mulligan is a writer and the founder of Girls Love Mail. She founded the organization after her own diagnosis in 2011 and the charity has sent out over 100,000 handwritten letters of encouragement to women with breast cancer across the country A handwritten letter is a powerful healing tool that is a cherished gift for a woman going through a difficult time. Dear Friend makes a heartwarming and motivational gift for a loved one recently diagnosed with breast cancer to remind them that they aren't alone, and that they are strong enough to keep fighting.