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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by [Skloot, Rebecca]
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Kindle Edition

4.3 out of 5 stars 21 customer reviews

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A fine book . . . a gripping read . . . The book has deservedly been a huge bestseller in the US. It should be here, too. * Sunday Times * A heartbreaking account of racism and injustice. * Metro * A fascinating, harrowing, necessary book. -- Hilary Mantel * Guardian *

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'No dead woman has done more for the living ... A fascinating, harrowing, necessary book.' (Hilary Mantel)

'A fine book ... gripping ...' (The Sunday Times)

'An extraordinary mix of memoir and science reveals the story of how one woman's cells have saved countless lives.' (The Daily Telegraph)

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1257 KB
  • Print Length: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Picador Australia (1 March 2010)
  • Sold by: Macmillan (AU)
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004EPZ0H0
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars 21 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #7,396 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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