Before I Go by Colleen Oakley

Before I Go

Colleen Oakley

497 pages missing pub info (editions)



On the eve of what was supposed to be a triumphant 'Cancerversary' with her husband Jack to celebrate three years of good health, Daisy suffers a devastating blow: her doctor tells her that the cancer is back, but this time it's unstoppable. Death...

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sad 100%
emotional 80%
reflective 60%
funny 40%
challenging 20%
dark 20%
inspiring 20%
lighthearted 20%
tense 20%


medium 60%
slow 40%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 75% | A mix: 25%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 75% | Yes: 25%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 75% | Yes: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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