Beauty, Disrupted

Beauty, Disrupted

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Throughouther career, supermodel and actress Carr#65533; Otis hasbeen celebrated for her striking physical beauty--but in this brazenly honestmemoir she revisits the ugliest parts of her past to reveal the events thatultimately brought her to strive for, and champion, the kind of beauty that canonly be found within. In Beauty Disrupted Carr#65533;details the triumphs and challenges of her career in modeling, her rise to fameon the covers of Elle, Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, and MarieClaire, her battle against eating disorders and drug addiction, and herinfamous marriage to Mickey Rourke. BeautyDisrupted is her inspiring and personal memoir, a story of difficultlessons learned and inner beauty rediscovered, by a woman famous the worldover--not only for her face but, now, for her fighter's spirit.
Publisher: New York : !t Books, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780062024459
Branch Call Number: ANF 792.028092 OTI
Characteristics: ix, 324 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Schwyzer, Hugo


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ChristchurchLib May 20, 2014

"n this candid memoir, supermodel and actress Carre Otis discusses the life-threatening circumstances and self-destructive behaviours that led her on a deep and private spiritual journey where she discovered the kind of beauty that can only be found within." Biography and Memoir May 2014 newslettter

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