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Author Litman, Ellen.

Title Mannequin girl : a novel / Ellen Litman. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. W W Norton & Co Inc., 2014.
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Summary Growing up in Soviet Russia, Kat Knopman worships her parents, Jewish intellectuals who teach literature at a Moscow school, run a drama club, and dabble in political radicalism. When Kat is diagnosed with rapidly-progressing scoliosis, the trajectory of her life changes and she finds herself at a different institution-- a school-sanatorium for children with spinal ailments. Confined to a brace, surrounded by unsympathetic peers, Kat embarks on a quest to prove that she can be as exceptional as her parents despite her physical limitations, her Jewishness, and her suspicion that her beloved parents are in fact flawed.
Subject Young women -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- Fiction.
Jews, Russian -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- Fiction.
Parent and child -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- Fiction.
Scoliosis in adolecen -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- Fiction.
Successful -- Fiction.
Roman.
Amerikanisches Englisch.
Jews, Russian. (OCoLC)fst00983514
Parent and child. (OCoLC)fst01053308
Young women. (OCoLC)fst01183301
Russia (Federation) -- Moscow. (OCoLC)fst01205741
Genre Psychological fiction.
Electronic books.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Psychological fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726481
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360.
ISBN 9780393242744 : $40.00
0393242749 : $40.00
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