A woman born without legs describes her life growing up as one of eleven children in a large Catholic family, wearing prosthetics, going to school, facing bullies, and searching for love and happiness.She waved off the cigarette. aJust finish that thing. You always hotbox.a She imitated my bent fingers holding a cigaretteanot my claw hand but my normal hand. aWould you take a hit from that?a shea#39;d say, holding up my double-jointed fingers.
|Title||:||Mermaid: A Memoir of Resilience|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 2014-01-20|