Mani-Pedi STAT

Memoirs of a Jersey Girl Who Almost Lost Everything
Author(s): Deb Ebenstein
Original Publish Date: Sep 22, 2014
Product Number: EB00654497
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781940207568
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A laugh-out-loud funny, sassy, helpful, and profoundly honest memoir, Mani-Pedi STAT chronicles Deb Ebenstein's two bouts with cancer, and a rare blood disorder, between the ages of 16 and 33. Navigating cancer treatments while continuing to balance real life and then returning to a world she doesn't quite recognize anymore, her story is told through the eyes of a bright-eyed Jersey girl who loves boys, sports, fashion, and ultimately a family of her own. Deb discovers that at the very worst of times-when her body is bloated and her future is uncertain and bleak-that the generosity of girlfriends, family, and a good mani-pedi can lift the spirits and help her thrive and survive. Mani-Pedi STAT is for survivors, friends of survivors, and memoir lovers alike. It will bring patienthood to life in ways that make you laugh and cry at the same time, and along the way you might learn a thing or two for your next trip to the doctor's office.

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