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Beauty, Disrupted: A Memoir

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

This was a very depressing book, but I have high hopes for Carre

This was a very depressing book, but I have high hopes for Carre Otis's recovery. She seems to be a strong woman with a spirit that can survive any trauma. She is very open and honest about her troubled life.

posted by DrCA on December 24, 2013

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Is it really?

The cover is in my library. I paid for it, but I received a completely different book. Anyone else?

posted by msnet47 on October 11, 2011

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  • Posted December 24, 2013

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    This was a very depressing book, but I have high hopes for Carre

    This was a very depressing book, but I have high hopes for Carre Otis's recovery. She seems to be a strong woman with a spirit that can survive any trauma. She is very open and honest about her troubled life.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 21, 2012

    A Truly Riveting Story......

    This is one of the most enthralling and riveting stories I have ever read. I couldn't put the book down. I literally read the whole book in less than a day. I loved how honest and open Carré was about her life. I am not a person that follows celebrities. I don't read tabloids or watch shows of that nature on the TV. However, for some reason I felt drawn to read this book. I now know why. I have also been through many of the traumas that Carré talks about in her book. I modeled for a while when I was younger (no where near the same status). I've endured molestation as a child, rape as a teenager, a horribly abusive relationship and have somehow come out the other side healed, extremely happy and in a very loving relationship/marriage. Carré’s life story is more common than most would think or want to acknowledge. We as humans tend to brush the "bad" under the rug and pretend that it doesn't happen. But it does and it shatters many lives. Hopefully, this book will reach those who truly need it as her messages about body image and self love are very strong. There is life after abuse (whether self inflicted or inflicted by others). You can find your inner strength, forgive, heal and have a happy and healthy life. I absolutely LOVED this book. A must read for sure! :-)

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 18, 2011

    The best!

    This was a truly poignant memoir and Carre grew up in my day. For me this was a very interesting and well-written account of her life which was by no means run-of-the-mill. Congratulations to Carre for reformulating her life for a truly heathy and happy one. I loved her book and I love memoir!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 4, 2011

    Highly Recommend

    Great book!! Could not put it down!

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