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Burn Journals A Memoir

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ISBN-10: 1400096421

ISBN-13: 9781400096428

Edition: 2005

Authors: Brent Runyon

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I don't want to get out of bed. I'm so stupid. I did so many things wrong. I don't know what to do. I'm going to be in so much trouble. What am I going to do? I'm completely screwed. In 1991, fourteen-year-old Brent Runyon came home from school, doused his bathrobe in gasoline, put it on, and lit a match. He suffered third-degree burns over 85% of his body and spent the next year recovering in hospitals and rehab facilities. During that year of physical recovery, Runyon began to question what he'd done, undertaking the complicated journey from near-death back to high school, and from suicide back to the emotional mainstream of life. In the tradition of Running with Scissors and Girl,…    
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Book details

List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/11/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.31" wide x 7.95" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Brent Runyon is a writer and regular contributor to public radio programs including "This American Life," where portions of his memoir, "The Burn Journals" first aired. Mr. Runyon lives in Woods Hole, MA. The author lives in Woods Hole, MA."From the Hardcover edition."