The Resource Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray

Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray

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Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard
Title
Breaking night
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a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard
Statement of responsibility
Liz Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Liz Murray, who was homeless at the age of fifteen and had drug-addicted parents, reflects on how she overcame obstacles and eventually attended Harvard University
Title
Breaking night
Creator
Summary
The author offers an account of her journey from a fifteen-year-old living on the streets and eating garbage to her acceptance into Harvard, a feat that prompted a Lifetime movie and a successful motivational-speaking career
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Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
Alex Award, 2011.
Biography type
autobiography
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 362.74/092
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4506.N6
LC item number
M96 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
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Liz Murray
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Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray
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Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
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Content category
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Content type code
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Control code
19583676
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9780786868919
Lccn
2010013679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
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