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The misfit's manifesto / Lidia Yuknavitch ; artwork by Alex Brewer (HENSE).

Yuknavitch, Lidia, (author.).
Book Book (2017.)
Description: 137 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
Publisher: New York : TED Books, Simon & Schuster, 2017.
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 302.14 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) 158.2 Yuknavitch (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 158.2/YUKNAVITCH (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781501120060
  • ISBN: 1501120069
  • Edition: First TED books hardcover edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (page [141]).
Contents: Not all hope comes from looking up -- Coloring (and sometimes living) outside the lines -- The myth that suffering makes you stronger -- Standing up inside your dream -- The misfit as artist -- The misfit as addict -- The misfit's journey, or, Why the hero's journey bites -- Bodies that don't fit -- Mistakes as portals -- Postscript: Love letter to fellow misfits.
Summary: The author explores the status of being a misfit as something to be embraced, and social misfits as being individuals of value who have a place in society, in a work that encourages people who have had difficulty finding their way to pursue their goals.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
Authors: Brewer, Alex (Artist), (illustrator.).
Citation: Yuknavitch, Lidia. "The misfit's manifesto." New York : TED Books, Simon & Schuster, 2017.

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