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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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  • supermakayla
    supermakaylaWednesday, May 2, 2012 at 4:49 pm55 stars
    It was a awesome book and it was so good i read it 5 or 6 times i recommend it for kids of all ages
    • lolly101
      lolly101Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 2:47 pm
      i like the book smile because it was very fun and the teeth wow they were really bad but mine is worse...
      • greekchic7
        greekchic7Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 6:16 pm55 starsFeatured
        I got this book at the book fair when I saw the braces on the front. It was funny because I was getting braces a week after the book fair, so I bought this book to see what braces are like. The book was great and it made me less scared about getting braces. I don't have braces now, but when I did, everyday I smiled cuz of this book.
        • chriswu
          chriswuTuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:36 am55 stars
          I really love smile. It is A very very very nice book.I expeshille love the part when the san fransisco earth quake happens.
          • j0ej0e
            j0ej0eMonday, April 23, 2012 at 6:11 pm44 stars
            I really liked Smile it was a good book, i had many different feelings while reading-sad happy mad scared frustrated and many others. I red it many times and i would read it more!!!!!!!!!
            • morgan1999
              morgan1999Monday, April 23, 2012 at 3:48 pm
              I can totally relate to this book. I didn't get my teeth knocked out, but I do have braces. And I hate 'em!!!!! ;)
              • crazymeg
                crazymegMonday, April 16, 2012 at 5:15 pm
                Getting braces, headgear, losing two front teeth is hard, but Riana can figure it out, it hurts and it may bleed a lot but she will make it through high school and middle school.
                • zoeymay33
                  zoeymay33Monday, April 16, 2012 at 2:55 pm55 stars
                  Amazing book! I have read it 10 times now! And the drawings are AMAZING! And its full of romance, drama, and comedy! It defiantly helped me be confidant about my self!!
                  • angelica
                    angelicaFriday, March 30, 2012 at 7:24 am
                    i loved that book smile it was a awsome book every one sould read it. it was one of my good books or happy book
                    • jade24
                      jade24Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 6:41 pm44 stars
                      i like this book. its like the best book i so far i guess. i love it. i hope other people read it too.

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