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  • Hardcover
  • 292
  • I Am I Am I Am Seventeen Brushes with Death
  • Maggie OFarrell
  • English
  • 21 June 2020
  • 9781472240743

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Summary I Am I Am I Am Seventeen Brushes with Death 109 Maggie OFarrell Ë 9 characters Ctric unforgettable this is the extraordinary memoir from Costa Novel Award winner and Sunday Times bestselling author Maggie O'FarrellIt is a book to make you uestion yourself What would you do if your life was in danger and what would you stand to lose. I have never read any of Maggie O Farrell s fiction It is not for lack of good intentions I have certainly heard good things about her writing which is what made me jump at chance to read an advance copy of this brief memoirAt first blush the way O Farrell has chosen to organize her memoir is odd Each chapter is focused on a near death experience The chapters are out of chronological order And while each chapter deals with a particular experience it meanders to many other parts of O Farrell s life gracefully connecting everything togetherIs O Farrell unlucky or lucky depending on how you look at it than most people In some ways she is unlucky most notably she had a very serious childhood neurological disease and her daughter has severe life threatening allergies in other ways we could probably all pull together a string of similar experiences to most of those that she recounts that may have turned out deadly if things had worked out differentlyBut I

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I Am I Am I Am Seventeen Brushes with Death

Summary I Am I Am I Am Seventeen Brushes with Death 109 Maggie OFarrell Ë 9 characters I AM I AM I AM is a memoir with a difference the unputdownable story of an extraordinary woman's life in near death experiences Intelligent insightful inspirational it is a book to be read at a sitting a story you finish newly conscious of life's fragili. oooh goodreads choice awards semifinalist for best memoirautobiography 2018 what will happen At the time I gaze up at the sky the birds the fast moving clouds and I am thinking about the dense forest behind us about how I do not want to be dragged in there not at all I do not want to see the trees closing over my head feel the scratch and pluck of bushes against my skin my clothes the cold damp of the ground in there My thoughts are very simple They pulse through my head let me go let me go not the forest not the ground pleaseconceptually this is wholly original and a bit chilling a memoir told through all of the author s near death experiences with a total of seventeen chapters that s too many right i became outraged at capital d death on her behalf for cat and mousing her around so much go pick on someone your own size etc etc but it s not uite as dire as it appears the final chapter is about her daughter whose severe food allergies reminded me of anoth

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Summary I Am I Am I Am Seventeen Brushes with Death 109 Maggie OFarrell Ë 9 characters Ty determined to make every heartbeat countA childhood illness she was not expected to survive A teenage yearning to escape that nearly ended in disaster A terrifying encounter on a remote path A mismanaged labour in an understaffed hospital Shocking ele. Unless a memoir literally shifts me changes my thinking transforms me in some major way I tend to retreat to my standard 3 star ratingI didn t eually enjoy each story in this collection It s a mix collection for me A few stories felt embellished In the middle of the book I started to feel as if I had enough A couple of the stories felt a little narcissistic but then I felt sad for Maggie s sick child heck I felt awful for Maggie too when she was a child in the hospital petrifiedbut overall I m kinda 5050 about this book However I believe one story will stay with me forever The first one The very first story was frightening absolutely chilling a story hard to shake Maggie was hiking when a man with binoculars came up to her SHE KNEW INTUITIVELY that man was dangerous and that her life was in danger I learned from Maggie The way she handle her situation was worth the entire book for me Wow she was a pro and it sav