Brave Tale of Breast Cancer Survivor, March Forth, Published by Outskirts Press

Outskirts Press announces the latest highly anticipated motivational and inspirational self-help book from Chandler, IN, author Marci A. Schmitt.

Chandler, IN, September 01, 2011 --( Outskirts Press, Inc. has published March Forth: My Journey through Diagnosis, Treatment, and Recovery From Breast Cancer by Marci A. Schmitt. The author's most recent book to date is s 6 x 9 paperback in the motivational and inspirational category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The webpage at was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

In March Forth, author Marci A. Schmitt takes readers inside her eye-opening journey with breast cancer and provides a remarkably detailed portrayal of her experiences following her diagnosis.

Schmitt’s faith-filled journey details her initial shock and confusion when told she had breast cancer and how she grappled with a bewildering array of treatment options and insurance issues. This is a deeply personal, yet universal, spiritual and still practical book that will speak to anyone affected by cancer. In this moving journey, readers experience firsthand the physical and mental challenges of being diagnosed with and treated for breast cancer.

Although sprinkled with humor, Schmitt’s account pulls no punches in describing the long and grueling recovery process a breast cancer survivor experiences. More importantly, March Forth offers an understanding of how to support a friend or relative dealing with cancer. This powerful, informative, and inspiring journey will make readers laugh one moment and cry the next.

“This heartwarming story, told through the eyes of a breast cancer survivor, helped me understand the process and challenges one faces with cancer. It offers great insight into what a person goes through, and most importantly offers an understanding of how to support a friend or relative dealing with cancer. Laugh, cry, and ‘March Forth’ with Marci.”
- J. Wilhelmus, Educator

“As I read this book, I was crying and laughing. All I can say is Wow!”
- K. Wright, breast cancer survivor

282 pages in length, March Forth: My Journey through Diagnosis, Treatment, and Recovery From Breast Cancer is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the motivational and inspirational self-help category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, March Forth meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $19.95.

Additionally, March Forth can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press Direct bookstore at

ISBN: 9781432776008

Format: 6 x 9 paperback cream

SRP: $19.95

For more information or to contact the author, visit

About the author:

Marci Schmitt is a breast cancer survivor. She grew up on a dairy farm in southern Indiana with her dad, mom, and three siblings. A former educator, supervisor, and coach, she is now married and a stay-at-home mom. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in her community, at her church, and at her two sons’ school activities.

About Outskirts Press, Inc.

Outskirts Press, Inc. offers full-service, custom self-publishing and book marketing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available for authors globally at and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.


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