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Brodnick, Caitlin

Works: 3 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 827 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's audiobooks  Biography 
Roles: Narrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.D2394, FIC
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Publications about Caitlin Brodnick
Publications by Caitlin Brodnick
Most widely held works about Caitlin Brodnick
Most widely held works by Caitlin Brodnick
The cat ate my gymsuit by Paula Danziger( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Marcy Lewis has a lot to deal with--a clinging mother, an angry father, a lousy school situation, and the inescapable fact that she is fat. But when Mrs. Barbara Finney arrives to take over Marcy's English class, suddenly nothing in Marcy's life will be the same
Dangerous boobies : breaking up with my time-bomb breasts by Caitlin Brodnick( Book )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
After watching too many family members die of cancer, at age 28, public speaker and comedian Caitlin Brodnick was tested for the BRCA1 gene mutation and tested positive, indicating an 87% chance she'd likely be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. She had a preventative double mastectomy, thereby becoming an everywoman's Angelina Jolie. goes in depth into her experience from testing to surgery and on to recovery. With a warm, funny, and approachable voice, Caitlin tells readers the full story, even sharing what it was like to go from a size 32G bra--giant, for a woman who is barely over five feet tall!--to a 32C. Engaging and open, she admits to having hated her breasts long before her surgery, and enjoying the process of "designing" her new breasts, from the shape of the breasts to the size and color of the nipples. While Caitlin's primary narrative explores the BRCA gene and breast cancer, her story is also one about body acceptance and what it takes to be confident with and in charge of one's body. Her speaking engagements and comedy routines have shown that the wider topic of breasts, breast size, and personal identity is resonating with younger readers
The cat ate my gymsuit (abridged) by Paula Danziger( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Marcy Lewis comes of age when she defends her favorite English teacher, Ms. Finney, after Ms. Finney has been suspended for taking an impolitic moral stand
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