|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
Lucy Grealy's prose is hauntingly beautiful.
Lucy Grealy, author of Autobiography of a Face, takes her readers step by painful step through her story, memories, and emotions of her life with jaw cancer.
There is no real way to describe the experience except to go through it for yourself to really understand it, but Lucy's words came very close!
To read this book is a painful time. Grealy goes as far as she can go. What she tells us about the face and its mutilations is something to understand as you will eventually find... Read morePublished 3 days ago by abbeysbooks
It was powerful, and I learned to be content with my image now. You can learn a lot from this novelPublished 1 month ago by ken
I didn't expect to enjoy this book as much as I did. It was very interesting and makes you look inward into your self and at your own life.Published 1 month ago by Samantha
Excellent story of devastation to a strange new realization her final face though foreign was accepted by another. Read morePublished 2 months ago by SHARON W.
I'm ambivalent about this book. I wanted to feel some sort of connection to the author, try to understand how she felt due to this horrible experiences she suffered. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
I was hoping for more. This was an interesting read about treating cancer and the distruction of the author's face. Read morePublished 2 months ago by gayle
Sad story, but I found the character of Lucy Grealy very intriguing. The book definitely held my attention. I would like to read more about Ms. Grealy.Published 2 months ago by Carla Gore