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Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard
Breaking Night A Memoir of Forgiveness Survival and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard
Author: Liz Murray
When Liz’ s mother died of AIDS, she decided to take control of her own destiny and go back to high school, often completing her assignments in the hallways and subway stations where she slept. Liz squeezed four years of high school into two, while homeless; won a New York TImes...  more »
scholarship; and made it into the Ivy League. Breaking Night is an unforgettable and beautifully written story of one young woman’ s indomitable spirit to survive and prevail, against all odds.
ISBN-13: 9781401310592
ISBN-10: 1401310591
Publication Date: 6/7/2011
Pages: 352
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4.3 stars, based on 15 ratings
Publisher: Hyperion
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio CD
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The best memoir that I've read in quite sometime. A must read especially for someone down on their luck and believing there is no way out. A remarkable story of determination and courage.


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