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This australian import is, essentially, a realistic but uninspired portrayal of a 17-year-old's slow recovery after her neck is broken in a car accident. Available in the national library of australia collection author: orr, wendy, 1953- format: book 166 pages 21 cm. Peeling the onion (unabridged) audiobook, by wendy orr finding yourself in hospital, in a bed full of shattered glass, is traumatic coming to terms with multiple.
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