Meet Dolores Price. She's thirteen, wise-mouthed but wounded. Beached like a whale in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the chocolate, crisps and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally rolls into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no s
Author Wally Lamb
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Published Date 2012-12-11
ISBN 1471105342 9781471105340
sher_free shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ reread"
lois_bergstrom shared a tip "This is a great book. I could so well relate to the protagonist that I could hardly believe it was written by a man."
erin_thompson_2944 shared a tip "Deeply influential and inspirational to me during a time in my life it was the story I needed to hear."
ava_m_2473 shared a tip "I read this book 6 years ago I really enjoyed it but caution that it does contain sexual assault. I would reread it"
sarah_mccann_420 shared a tip "Absolutely!"
lacey_mckinnon shared a tip "Reading again, originally read in like 2006"
nikki_worlikar shared a tip "One of my favorites is This Much I Know Is True also by Wally Lamb. I also thought Verity was very suspenseful. How about you?"
rachael_rohan shared a tip "It’s such a coming of age story and I identified with a lot being a college girl when I read it."
angie_5490 shared a tip "Yes. I Know This Much Is True and The Hour I First Believed. I'm a huge fan of his writing."
tray_kenny_sinclair shared a tip "A girls coming of age story had a lot of similarities to mine.One of my faves!Love💛"
kristy_buschle shared a tip "Amazing Book!"
malayna_cheyenne shared a tip "life changer!"
theodora_macleod shared a tip "My absolute favourite!"
brittany_cooley shared a tip "I was instantly hooked on Dolores’ life story!!"