The Broken Cord

The Broken Cord

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The controversial national bestseller that received unprecedented media attention, sparked the nation's interest in the plight of children with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and touched a nerve in all of us. Winner of the 1989 National Book Critics Circle Award.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 134 x 204 x 20.83mm | 240.4g
  • HarperPerennial
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • b&w photographs, notes, bibliography
  • 0060916826
  • 9780060916824
  • 547,156

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"As passionate as it is fierce. Intensely personal and moving beyond belief, "The Broken a book so powerful it will not only break your heart; it will restore your faith."--Alice Hoffman, author of "At Risk
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1,306 ratings
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4 45% (586)
3 24% (310)
2 3% (43)
1 2% (22)
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