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Author Yuknavitch, Lidia, author.

Title The misfit's manifesto / Lidia Yuknavitch ; artwork by Alex Brewer (HENSE)

Publication Info. New York : TED Books, Simon & Schuster, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    302.14 YUK    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First TED books hardcover edition.
Description 137 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series TED books
Ted books.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 141).
Contents Not all hope comes from looking up -- Coloring (and sometimes living) outside the lines -- The myth that suffering makes you stronger -- Standing up inside your dream -- The misfit as artist -- The misfit as addict -- The misfit's journey, or, Why the hero's journey bites -- Bodies that don't fit -- Mistakes as portals -- Postscript: Love letter to fellow misfits.
Summary The author explores the status of being a misfit as something to be embraced, and social misfits as being individuals of value who have a place in society, in a work that encourages people who have had difficulty finding their way to pursue their goals.
Subject Social adjustment.
Alienation (Social psychology)
Added Author Brewer, Alex, illustrator.
ISBN 9781501120060 (hardcover)
1501120069 (hardcover)

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