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Author: Lidia Yuknavitch; Chuck Palahniuk
Publisher: New York : Hawthorne Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dora: A Headcase is a contemporary coming-of-age story based on Freud's famous case study--retold and revamped through Dora's point of view, with shotgun blasts of dark humor and sexual play. Ida needs a shrink ... or so her philandering father thinks, and he sends her to a Seattle psychiatrist. Immediately wise to the head games of her new shrink, whom she nicknames Siggy, Ida begins a coming-of-age journey. At the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Yuknavitch, Lidia.
Dora: A Headcase.
New York : Hawthorne Books, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lidia Yuknavitch; Chuck Palahniuk
ISBN: 9780983850472 098385047X 1322483086 9781322483085
OCLC Number: 792687159
Description: 1 online resource (239 pages)
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Dora: A Headcase is a contemporary coming-of-age story based on Freud's famous case study--retold and revamped through Dora's point of view, with shotgun blasts of dark humor and sexual play. Ida needs a shrink ... or so her philandering father thinks, and he sends her to a Seattle psychiatrist. Immediately wise to the head games of her new shrink, whom she nicknames Siggy, Ida begins a coming-of-age journey. At the beginning of her therapy, Ida, whose alter ego is Dora, and her small posse of pals engage in "art attacks." Ida's in love with her friend Obsidian, but when she gets close to inti.

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