She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb

In this extraordinary coming-of-age odyssey, Wally Lamb invites us to hitch a wild ride on a journey of love, pain, and renewal with the most heartbreakingly comical heroine to come along in years.

Meet Dolores Price. She's 13, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood goodbye. Stranded in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the Mallomars, potato chips, and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally orbits into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no stronger and life is no kinder. But this time she's determined to rise to the occasion and give herself one more chance before she really goes under.

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  • Althea P.

    Excellent discussion and group...this was a raw book that takes readers into the cycle of generational dysfunctionality especially as impacted by emotional imbalance...interesting reading!

    March 20, 2013

  • Stephanie

    Great discussion as always! I didn't love this book, personally, but it was great to see everyone. :)

    March 20, 2013

  • Katherine M.

    Read the book, but then realized I can't make it this month due to a work commitment! :-( See you all next month!

    March 11, 2013

  • Monique W.

    This was an interesting book. I will attend. This will be my first time attending.

    February 2, 2013

    • Tina B

      Monique I am looking forward to meeting you.

      March 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Really want to come but I am currently nursing a broken foot and cannot drive.

    February 27, 2013

    • Tina B

      Tracey, I am so sorry about your foot. I hope that it heals quickly.

      March 6, 2013

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