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    • Something Spectacular

    • The True Story of One Rockette’s Battle with Bulimia
    • By: Greta Gleissner
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 59

    Greta Gleissner, a longtime professional dancer, dreamed her whole life of becoming a Rockette. Then she became one and she fell into the grips of a powerful eating disorder that began poison her life from the inside out. Something Spectacular is Gleissner's raw, personal chronicle of the devastating effects bulimia exacts upon her life during her time as a Rockette. As her disorder takes over, she begins to lead a dual life: happy-go-lucky on the outside; tortured by obsessive, self-destructive voices on the inside

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Awful writing, abandoned halfway through

    • By jpltpl on 08-28-15

    Regular price: $19.95