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Autobiography of a face

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9780544837393
9780395657805
9780613124720
9780060569662
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Level 7.4, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-01-15 07:33:43AM
Last Indexed2021-01-24 07:54:54AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780395657805

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display_description"A New York Times Notable Book "This is a young woman's first book, the story of her own life, and both book and life are unforgettable." --New York Times "Engaging and engrossing, a story of grace as well as cruelty, and a demonstration of [Grealy's] own wit and style and class."--Washington Post Book World This powerful memoir is about the premium we put on beauty and on a woman's face in particular. It took Lucy Grealy twenty years of living with a distorted self-image and more than thirty reconstructive procedures before she could come to terms with her appearance after childhood cancer and surgery that left her jaw disfigured. As a young girl, she absorbed the searing pain of peer rejection and the paralyzing fear of never being loved"--
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subject_facetDisfigured persons -- United States -- Biography
Ewing's sarcoma -- Patients -- United States -- Biography
Grealy, Lucy
title_displayAutobiography of a face
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title_shortAutobiography of a face
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Disfigured persons
Ewing's sarcoma
Grealy, Lucy
Patients