's life story will be told through the eyes of her daughter who pens a book in honor of the late comedienne. Titled "The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation", it is due to arrive on May 5.
"In our family we always believed that laughter was the best medicine," Melissa says. "I wanted to write a book that would make my mother laugh. I hope it makes you laugh, too."