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    November 14, 2009

    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks on Cover of Publishers Weekly, an Excerpt, and More

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    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks was featured on the cover of Publishers Weekly this week. Inside that issue was a profile of Skloot with some of book’s backstory, a short excerpt from the book (longer excerpt forthcoming in O, the Oprah Magazine), also a story Skloot wrote about the book tour she’s organizing (posted about previously here).

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