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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
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Nov 03, 2010

it was amazing
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Read from February 20 to March 05, 2011 — I own a copy

This was an amazing book! I enjoyed the author's style of writing. It was never dull. I can't believe the things that the Lacks family and many other families of that time went through. Now I need a happy story to read to balance it out
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02/20/2011 page 18
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02/24/2011
30.0% "Very interesting!"
03/01/2011
43.0% "I can't believe how crazy this family's life has been and yet how unextraordinary it might actually be considered for its time."
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