The Gilded Razor : : a Memoir
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"The Gilded Razor is the true story of a double life. By the age of seventeen, Sam Lansky was an all-star student with Ivy League aspirations in his final year at an elite New York City prep school. But a nasty addiction to prescription pills spiraled rapidly out of control, compounded by a string of reckless affairs with older men, leaving his bright future in jeopardy. After a terrifying overdose, he tried to straighten out. Yet as he journeyed from the glittering streets of Manhattan, to a wilderness boot camp in Utah, to a psych ward in New Orleans, he only found more opportunities to create chaos--until finally, he began to face himself."-- Provided by publisher.
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New York, NY : Gallery Books, 2016.
Year Published: 2016
Description: 308 pages ; 22 cm.
Lansky, Sam -- Childhood and youth.
Teenagers -- Substance use -- Biography.
Drug addiction -- Treatment.
Gay teenagers -- Biography.
Authors, American -- 21st century -- Biography.