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Autobiography of a Face

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At age 9, Lucy Grealy was diagnosed with a potentially terminal cancer. When she returned to school with a third of her jaw removed, she faced the ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 4.500
Donna J

Interesting

by Donna J on Dec 1, 2011

Great service and price! I would use them again, fast service, pricing and quality

NataliaG
by NataliaG on Apr 15, 2010

Even if she was a selfish and spoiled woman, this book is thoughtfully written.

briley1

thoroughly engrossing

by briley1 on Jul 25, 2009

This is a sad but wonderfully well written account of a horrible -almost life long disease-and how the author coped with it throughout her life. It is an excellent follow up to Ann Patchett's "Truth and Beauty".

sd6161

Beauty

by sd6161 on Feb 18, 2008

This memoir by Lucy Grealy recounts her childhood and the pain she suffered due to cancer that disfigured her face. Her story provides remarkable insight to the emotional struggle children often encounter when they believe they are "ugly."

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