"None of us get out of life alive, so be gallant, be great, be gracious, and be grateful for the opportunities you have."
Jake Bailey’s inspirational end-of-year speech as head boy at Christchurch Boys’ High School was delivered from a wheelchair just one week after he was diagnosed with the most aggressive of cancers. Jake’s cancer, and that speech, became the start of a bigger journey that continues today. In this remarkably honest account of his illness, treatment and recovery, Jake shares all that the experience has taught him. .
This is a staff fave this month – an absolute must read! Even if you're not a huge non fiction reader, give it a go, we think you'll love it 💕