Loose Girl

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Ebury Publishing, Sep 4, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 304 pages
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'There is a new boy I like. I see him every other day when our classes let out at the same time. He has long, dark hair and unbelievably beautiful eyes. Almost immediately I can feel the energy between us, the promise of something to come.'

Kerry first noticed the power she had over the opposite sex at the age of eleven. By the time she was in her teens she was obsessed by boys, and soon she needed sex just to feel alive.

Sleeping with countless partners, Kerry's misguided search for love was getting out of hand. But would she ever find what she really needed?

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Kerry did an amazing job writing this. - LibraryThing
It was difficult to read. - LibraryThing
Her writing is clear, flowing and polished. - LibraryThing
The main downside with Loose Girl is the ending. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - dysmonia - LibraryThing

On the one hand, there's the same old modern tale: pretty white girl with problems turns to booze/other drugs/sex/bulimia to try to gain some control over her emotionally shattered life. On the other ... Read full review

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User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

I thought maybe this would be different from the other memoirs of "loose girls" but no, this is another exercise in self-hate, in acting out, in endless navel-gazing and ultimately "redemption ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Kerry Cohen is a psychotherapist and writing teacher. She decided to write about her promiscuous past after seeing how many teenage girls she worked with shared her adolescent sex experiences but felt they couldn't talk about it. Born in 1970 in New Jersey, Kerry now lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband and two sons.

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