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Torn Butterfly: A Novel

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The story of Jordan Kincaid is a heart-wrenching, thinly-veiled story of a woman’s lifelong fight for emotional and physical survival against acts of abandonment, abuse, and neglect. Jordan narrates her life, first as a little girl, age eight, funny, precocious, and ferociously entertaining, transcribing her hellish world in Southern California in the Sixties as Mt. Olympu ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 18th 2012 by Vantage Point (first published November 1st 2011)
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So excited! Just found out I am one of those chosen to receive a copy of this book as a first-reads. Can't wait to get it. Will definitely read and review.
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I've won this book in a GoodReads giveaway. Yay me!

I won it, but to tell you GoodReaders the absolute truth I wasn't into it. I just wanted to win a book. I won it a few months back and just left it on my lucky stack of other won books. I thought it would be just a story of an anorexic teenager or something (no I had NOT read the synopsis on the back, haha..)

But yesterday I picked it up, having nothing else to read, and read it.

It was better than I expected.

It was heartbreaking and tragic, to sa
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