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In the mid-21st century, a young woman in Texas awakens to a nightmare: her skin has been genetically altered, turned bright red as punishment for the crime of having an abortion.A powerful reimagining of The Scarlet Letter, When She Woke is a timely fable about a stigmatized woman struggling to nav

Author Hillary Jordan

Pages 352

Publisher Harper Collins

Published Date 2011-10-04

ISBN 1443408042 9781443408042


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stephanie_earp shared a tip "The first time I read it I could not put it down. It takes and old story, like the Scarlett Letter, and gives it a new twist."

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kelly_frye shared a tip "Yea, such an interesting story."

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