top of page
  • Writer's pictureKirk Hartley

List of Useful Easy to Read Books About the Science of Cancer, Plus Movies

2014  –  p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code by Sue Armstrong. Goodreads page is here. A useful and learned 2015 review by Prives is here. A 2015 Boston Globe review is here.

2010 – The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee. It won the 2011 Pulitizer Prize for non-fiction. It is a biography of cancer. It is wonderful.

 Movies and Videos

2015 – PBS turned Emperor of All Maladies into a wonderful miniseries. See this page at PBS for segments and other options.

1 view0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page