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Raina Telgemeier's #1 New York Times bestselling, Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir based on her childhood!

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.
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published on February 1, 2010 by GRAPHIX
ISBN-10: 0545132053
ISBN-13: 9780545132053
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  • awesomenessFriday, September 21, 2012 at 6:33 am
    awesomeness loved this book!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    • ERINThursday, September 20, 2012 at 5:17 pm
      BEST BOOK I HAVE EVER READ!!!!!!!
      • forschool
        forschoolThursday, September 20, 2012 at 1:40 pm
        i really want this book! I want to know whats it about!
        • cliare1012
          cliare1012Monday, September 17, 2012 at 6:09 pm55 stars
          Almost everyone has or is going to get braces!
          • char120
            char120Monday, September 17, 2012 at 6:02 pm55 stars
            My mom checked this book out of the library a couple of months ago. It was such a good book that I read it about five times in the three week period. It is a graphic novel, but if you are bored of books to read for fun, this should definitely something to read.
            • SophiaSunday, September 16, 2012 at 8:18 am
              I love this book!! if they make a movie, i should play the main character because i had braces
              • cliare1012
                cliare1012Monday, September 17, 2012 at 6:10 pm55 stars
                Almost everyone has or is going to get braces!
              • lydia
                lydiaThursday, September 13, 2012 at 7:37 pm
                it reminds me of my cousin she fell and chiped her tooth once
                • angelcutie
                  angelcutieThursday, September 13, 2012 at 5:12 pm
                  its funny when she breaks her teeth
                  • hihello
                    hihelloThursday, September 13, 2012 at 1:16 pm
                    This book is a real story and has touched the heart of all viewers. Take a ride on Raina's fantastic adventures in Smile
                    • cakey98
                      cakey98Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 11:49 am
                      it was a really good book but i read it in one hour though but all in all people should read it.

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