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Smile

Smile

ISBN: 0545132061

Title: Smile

Author: Raina Telgemeier

KDL Description:

GRAPHIC J SMILE

From sixth grade through tenth, Raina copes with a variety of dental problems that affect her appearance and how she feels about herself.

Amazon Description:

From the artist of BSC Graphix comes this humorous coming-of-age true story about the dental drama that ensues after a trip-and-fall mishap.

Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached. And on top of all that, there’s still more to deal with: a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly.