Famed young adult author Judy Blume just shared bad news with the world: She has breast cancer. The Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret author shared the diagnosis in a blog post today. The 74-year-old has undergone a mastectomy and will not need to undergo chemo.
She wrote in her post: "We were supposed to leave for five weeks in Italy on July 29 – four of those weeks would be spent at an artists' colony housed in a castle in Umbria where I was hoping to finish my new book. A castle...Read Full Story
Judy Blume is an author whose books have sold over 80 million copies. Her works include "Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret," "Superfudge," and "Iggie's House." See more about Judy Blume here.