By Liz Murray
Liz Murray used to be born to loving yet drug-addicted mom and dad within the Bronx. at school she was once taunted for her soiled garments and lice-infested hair, ultimately skipping such a lot of periods that she used to be placed right into a women' domestic. At age fifteen, Liz chanced on herself at the streets while her relatives eventually unraveled. She realized to scrape by means of, foraging for nutrition and using subways all evening to have a hot position to sleep.
When Liz's mom died of AIDS, she determined to take keep watch over of her personal future and return to school, usually finishing her assignments within the hallways and subway stations the place she slept. Liz squeezed 4 years of highschool into , whereas homeless; received a New York Times scholarship; and made it into the Ivy League. Breaking Night is an unforgettable and fantastically written tale of 1 younger woman's indomitable spirit to outlive and be successful, opposed to all odds.
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