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6 edition of Kissing doorknobs found in the catalog.

Kissing doorknobs

by Terry Spencer Hesser

  • 108 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Fiction,
  • Mental illness -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Fiction,
  • Friendship -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

  • About the Edition

    Fourteen-year-old Tara describes how her increasingly strange compulsions begin to take over her life and affect her relationships with her family and friends.

    Edition Notes

    StatementTerry Spencer Hesser.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H4367 Ki 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL45952M
    ISBN 100786221909
    LC Control Number99043709

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Omg, I love this book. Kissing Doorknobs is about a teenage girl that has OCD, or obsessive compulsive dissorder. She has to kiss her fingers, then touch the doorknob before she opens Kissing doorknobs book, she has to count the cracks in the sidewalk and when she messes up, she has to go back to where she started and strat all over again/5.

Kissing Doorknobs is an amazing book about a young girl's struggles againsed OCD. Tara Sullivan has been fighting againsed what was then known as 'quirks' since she was a little girl, but they have grown and grown until her family and friends were sick of them and her/5(76).

Finally, a concerned teacher identifies a "doorknob kissing" ritual as a symptom of OCD and steers her toward help. The book does not end with an instant or perfect cure, but Tara at 14 does have reason to hope for a life free from the "tyrants in her head."/5(51). kissing doorknobs User Review - Kirkus With a trenchant portrait of Kissing doorknobs book Sullivan from ages 11—14, Hesser's first novel puts obsessive-compulsive disorder under the microscope.4/5(4).

Tara, who prays, counts cracks, organizes her food, and kisses doorknobs, wonders if she is crazy like her family thinks she is. She learns the meaning of a new term called obsessive-compulsive disorder on her journey toward wholeness. This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on Kissing Doorknobs by Terry Spencer Hesser.

Tara Sullivan, the narrator of Kissing Doorknobs, is a young girl who feels like she is taken over by 'tyrants' who make her think thoughts she can't control. Kissing Doorknobs Summary Tara Sullivan, the narrator of Kissing Doorknobs, is a young girl who feels like she is taken over by 'tyrants' who make her think thoughts she can't control.

It starts with the singsong 'Step on a crack, break your mother's back', which repeats endlessly, no. Kissing Doorknobs is written by Terry Spencer Hesser. It is a book about obsessive compulsive disorder and how it affects people’s lives.

Tara is eleven years old and has undiagnosed OCD. She had always been a scaredy cat, but instead of going away over time, it got worse. Click Download or Read Online button to get kissing doorknobs book now.

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We found no such entries for this book title. Kissing Doorknobs Written by: Terry Spencer Hesser Main Character: Tara has a OCD. She gets mad easily and frustrated at the same time when people mess her up when she like kissing a parents try to help he with the OCD Plot Summary: Tara's sister tries and helps.

Over time, Tara’s "quirks" grew and developed: arranging her meals on plates, nonstop prayer rituals, until she developed a new ritual wherin she kissed her fingers and touched doorknobs.

About Kissing. Kissing Doorknobs is an amazing book about a young girl's struggles againsed OCD. Tara Sullivan has been fighting againsed what was then known as 'quirks' since she was a little girl, but they have grown and grown until her family and friends were sick of them and her/5(35).

Kissing doorknobs by Terry Spencer Hesser; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Adolescent, Family life, Fiction, Friendship, Mental illness, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Popular works, Juvenile fictioin, Juvenile fiction, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Gr Reading Level-Gr Reading Level-Grade Kissing Doorknobs is an amazing book about a young girl's struggles againsed OCD.

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"Kissing Doorknobs" by Terry Spencer Hesser is about a girl named Tara who has obssesive-compulsive disorder. She does not know she has it so her, her friends, and her family think she is crazy. All her friends stop hanging out with her, because of all the strange things she does.5/5(5).

Kissing Doorknobs (Laurel-Leaf Books) by Hesser, Terry Spencer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Risk & Protective Factors Representation of Gender Roles Individual Familial Conventional: Kristin as being obsessed with body image/being thin Paulo, “the bad boy at my school,” the bully Stay-at-home mom for majority of book Unconventional: Only two athletes, Wendy and Anna.Kissing Doorknobs by Terry Spencer Hesser Author A.J.

Allen Author of afterword, colophon, etc.Kissing Doorknobs was a really great book. It's all about a girl who suffers from OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder) and her struggles of overcoming it. It carries a great storyline that'll keep you hooked.

Terry Spencer Hesser really does a great job with the characters in this book, they all show real depth and genuality.5/5(1).