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    • I Wore the Ocean in the Shape of a Girl

    • A Memoir
    • By: Kelle Groom
    • Narrated by: Joyce Bean
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2

    At the age of 15, Kelle Groom found that alcohol allowed her to connect with people and explore intimacy in ways she'd never been able to experience before. She began drinking before class, often blacked out at bars, and fell into destructive relationships. At 19, already an out-of-control alcoholic, she was pregnant. Accepting the heartbreaking fact that she was incapable of taking care of her son herself, she gave him up for adoption to her aunt and uncle. When he was nine months old, the boy was diagnosed with leukemia....

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