Here, Russell gives an emotional account of cancer's life-changing impact on himself and his family. Russell provides a chapter-by-chapter series of questions and answers dealing with diagnosis, surgery, radiation and chemotherapy during and after treatment. Through his own experience and research, he presents clear, straightforward questions followed by answers that are understandable to children. Some of the questions he addresses are: "what is cancer?", "when I get older will I get cancer because you did?" and "can I still kiss you?"