Not otherwise specified is the story of ella, a girl struggling with all the labels in her life. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read not otherwise specified. Read not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz available from rakuten kobo. With a steady boyfriend, the position of student council president, and a chance to go to an ivy league college, high school life is just fine for holland jaeger. Hannah moskowitzs new book not otherwise specified is an actual novel about an actual bisexual woman of color. Auditioning for a new york city performing arts high school could help etta escape from her nebraska allgirl school, where she is not gay enough for her former friends, not sick enough for her eating disorders group, and not thin enough for ballet, but it may also mean real friendships. Other specified paraphilic disorder is the term used by the fifth edition of the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders to refer to any of the many other paraphilic disorders that are not explicitly named in the manual. From the awardwinning author of break and teeth comes a raw and honest exploration of complicated identities in a novel. An african american girl wearing a short striped dress and purple tights and a headband stands.
Not otherwise specified download ebook pdf, epub, tuebl. Coauthors and coparents aby kaupang and matthew cooperman, in their book nos disorder, not otherwise specified futurepoem books, 2018, have written a lyric documentation of their odyssey into what was for them a foreign environment of hospitals, doctors, and diagnoses. Moskowitz blew my mind with this one, making me laugh and even cry, not something i do often during books. This site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Other specified and unspecified changes included the elimination of the catchall not otherwise specified and nos subcategory. Etta is dealing with a mess of things in her life her best friends have kicked her out of their group for owning her bi identity instead of sticking strictly to lesbians, she stopped dancing ballet her one true love, and she has decided to face her anorexia and work for recovery. In medicine, not otherwise specified nos is a subcategory in systems of diseasedisorder classification such as icd9, icd10, or dsmiv. Along with unspecified paraphilic disorder, it replaced the dsmivtr category paraphilia not otherwise specified pnos. The book is a mixedform narrative about autism and parentingand. Not otherwise specified, though, has this totally unfortunate cover compared to the others, and i dont know. Title of a book, article or other published item this will display to the public.
Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz, paperback. Nos disorder, not otherwise specified is also a book about gender and caregiving, ecopoetics, disability, and performativity. Courtney summers, author of cracked up to be and this is not a test. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz, 9781481405959, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Not otherwise specified by leah peterson paperback lulu. Hannah moskowitzs energetic prose leaps off the page and brings ettas world to life. Books similar to not otherwise specified goodreads. That may seem like a lot of plot, but this is less a book about storyline than it is about human complexity. Not otherwise specified book burlington public library. Not otherwise specified november 26, 2017 ive been struggling with my eating disorder and have decided to start over with a recovery meal plan that i was taught in treatment years ago.
Most important to me is that shes bisexual and she actually says the word, but shes also female, black, and suffering from eating disorder not otherwise specified ednos, where the name of the book comes from. Courtney summers, author of cracked up to be and this is not a test show more. The author of openly straight returns with an epic road trip involving family history, gay history, the. Etta is tired of dealing with all of the labels and catego. Not otherwise specified is an incredible book about body image, sexuality, bullying, going for your dreams, and, most of all, friendship. The relationship between etta and bianca is beautiful. What hurt most, though, was being told shes not ballerina material i. Thus far, she has been defined mostly in terms of diagnostic codes and missed milestones. Brilliantly retold biography first hand accounts by all personalities inclusively portrayed. Matthew cooperman is the author of, most recently, nos disorder, not otherwise specified, with aby kaupang, futurepoem, 2018, as well as spool, winner of the new measure prize free verse editions, 2016, the text and image collaboration imago for the fallen world, with marius lehene jaded ibis, 20, still. The nook book ebook of the not otherwise specified. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take. A large number of cases may be biologically heterogeneous, which are commonly defined as dlbcl, not otherwise specified nos by the world health organization who2008. Im pretty much going to talk about the main themes that stood out to me when reading not otherwise specified, because thats how i roll.
Not otherwise specified manages to tackle a lot of important and real issues without being an issue book, which is so important. Not otherwise specified and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle. Click download or read online button to get not otherwise specified book now. The dsmiv, for example, applies the term not otherwise specified nos to a. Not otherwise specified by leah peterson ebook lulu. She still doesnt eatdoesnt sleepdoesnt talk and she is still in diapers. With an incredible leapoutof the page voice, not otherwise specified delves into the world of musical theatre, teenagers trying to figure their path, mental illness, being queer.
Diffuse large bcell lymphoma, not otherwise specified of. Not otherwise specified nos in the diagnosis of mental. As you would expect, not otherwise specified is entirely characterdriven and thus isnt the quickest thing in the world. In that, no really, i felt breathless a lot of the time. What you might not expect is that friendship is at the core of the novel after being dumped by one group of friends because omg you dated a boy and touched his thing and now you cant sit with us, her tryouts for a musical theater school bring her new friends. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our pro connect email alert. Not otherwise specified ebook written by hannah moskowitz. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz youtube. The authors have replaced it with other specified and unspecified to indicate clusters of symptoms that do not neatly fit into another existing category. From the awardwinning author of break and teeth comes a raw and honest exploration of complicated identities in a novel about a girl living on the fringe of every fringe group in her small town. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Not otherwise specified wow this book is so genuinely and ingenuitously written, that it forces you to be honest about how your inner selves have survived intact. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz books on. Not otherwise specified nos is a subcategory in systems of disease disorder classification such as icd9, icd10, or dsmiv.
Not otherwise specified isnt a bad book by any means. Nos disorder, not otherwise specified is a journey of two writers who become lovers who become parents of a special needs daughter. Not otherwise specified is fun, sweet, sharp, smart and wonderfully heartfelt. Etta is tired of dealing with all of the labels and categories that seem so important to everyone else in her small nebraska hometown. Basically, my body was not ready for the emotional impact this book had on me. From the setting to the dialogue, all the way to the fucking cover i just i dont think i ever encountered a book by an author i loved that has had infodumping, but not otherwise specified has it to the max.
Not otherwise specified book by hannah moskowitz official. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz from the awardwinning author of break and teeth comes a raw and honest exploration of complicated. Their new book of poems, nos disorder, not otherwise specified, describes their familys life with this unplaceable daughter. Im all about books with strong narrative voices, and not otherwise specified definitely. Their experience fumbling toward understanding reveals a medical establishment strangely at odds with understanding. Hannah moskowitz auditioning for a new york city performing arts high school could help etta escape from her nebraska allgirl school, where she is not gay enough for her former friends, not sick enough for her. Not otherwise specified book portland public library. Not otherwise specified was my third hannah moskowitz novel, so i thought i knew what to expect. Definitely one of the best books ive read this year and i currently have added the rest of hannah moskowitzs books to my thriftbooks basket awaiting checkout so theres that. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz goodreads. Not otherwise specified by hannah moskowitz overdrive.796 511 411 1253 473 230 297 397 1 1241 346 1009 734 1284 765 1222 1244 1455 293 1389 160 299 1487 204 872 1262 224 300 239 615 1348 697 495 899 375