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The Resource Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray

Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray

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Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard
Title
Breaking night
Title remainder
a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard
Statement of responsibility
Liz Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The memoir of a young woman who at age 15 was living on the streets but survived to make it to Harvard. Murray's story was featured in the Lifetime Original Movie "Homeless to Harvard."
Summary
The author offers an emotional account of her amazing journey from a 15-year-old living on the streets and eating garbage to her acceptance into Harvard, a feat that prompted a Lifetime movie and a successful motivational-speaking career
Tone
Writing style
Award
Alex Award, 2011.
Biography type
autobiography
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366065
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 362.74092
  • B
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4506.N6
LC item number
M96 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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my journey from homeless to Harvard
Label
Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5150384
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9780605508392
Lccn
2010013679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn149100885
  • (OCoLC)149100885
Label
Breaking night : a memoir of forgiveness, survival, and my journey from homeless to Harvard, Liz Murray
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5150384
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9780605508392
Lccn
2010013679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn149100885
  • (OCoLC)149100885

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