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"I believe this book will be an inspiration for many women and their families... It provides invaluable advice on how this one remarkable woman overcame many of her personal hurdles to not just survive, but to live, thrive and kick ass!"


Prof. Christobel Saunders, Order of Australia, FRACS.

Professor Surgical Oncology University of Western Australia



"Petrina Burnett’s book is a must-read... The book is a moving and deeply human account of the confronting experiences and choices faced by a young BRCA1 gene mutation carrier and breast cancer survivor. Petrina’s book will give hope to young women who follow her path." 


Assoc. Prof. Paul Cohen, FRANZCOG, MD.

Director Gynaecological Cancer Research, St John of God Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia



"Petrina’s reflections are a true insight. Not only does the book demonstrate the power of one woman’s experience about life, love and the impact of breast cancer for the young woman, but it also tells of Petrina’s extraordinary life and how she has utilised her skills as a Physiotherapist and advocate."


Ms. Kirsten Pilatti, CEO, Breast Cancer Network Australia

"Petrina's deep personal insights and her expertise as a health care provider mean her perspective is rare and valuable... Her book is a refreshing and much needed account of what it's like to face breast cancer as a young woman and to grapple with a genetic disease."

Breast Cancer Aotearoa Coalition, BCAC, New Zealand

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