Loose Girl

Loose Girl

A Memoir of Promiscuity

Book - 2008
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Kerry Cohen was eleven years old when she recognized the power of her body in the leer of a grown man. Her parents were recently divorced and it didn't take long before their lassitude and Kerry's desire to stand out--to be memorable in some way--combined to lead her down a path she knew she shouldn't take. She wanted love--but not really understanding what love was, not really knowing how to get it, she reached for sex instead. This story of addiction--not just to sex, but to male attention--is also the story of a young girl who came to believe that boys and men--it didn't matter who--could give her life meaning. Her journey from that hopeless place to her current confident and fulfilled existence is a cautionary tale, and a revelation.--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781401303495
Branch Call Number: 306.70835 C6605L 2008
Characteristics: ix, 210 p. ; 25 cm


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Jun 05, 2012

This was a very touching story. Kerry Cohen is very brave for writing her tale, and I'm glad she did. I'm sure a lot of girls can identify a little bit with way she felt, and reading this helps you feel less alone.


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