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Author Holcombe, Whitney.

Title 1 year, 100 pounds : my journey to a better, happier life / Whitney Holcombe.

Publication Info. New York : Simon Pulse ; Hillsboro, Oregon : Beyond Words, [2014]
©2014

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    613.25 HOL    DUE 09-16-19 Billed
Description xi, 195 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-195) and index.
Contents My story -- Wake-up call -- Goals -- Motivation -- Habits -- Diet and exercise -- Get started -- Get moving -- Get strong -- The diet that is making you fat -- The diet that will make you skinny -- Self-discipline -- How to deal.
Summary Holcombe chronicles how to transition from "the fat girl" to being a healthy, confident young woman. When she stepped onto her bathroom scale and "230" glared up at her, that number controlled her life... until one day she went for a walk that changed everything. Follow her battles against obesity, negative self-image, and peer ridicule as Holcombe follows a healthy diet and exercise routine, shedding the pounds without pills, trainers, or surgery.
Audience 12+
Grade 9 to 12.
Subject Holcombe, Whitney -- Anecdotes.
Reducing diets -- Anecdotes.
Weight loss -- Anecdotes.
Reducing exercises -- Anecdotes.
Teenagers -- Nutrition -- Anecdotes.
Added Title One year, one hundred pounds
My journey to a better, happier life
ISBN 9781582704098 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
1582704090 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
9781582704081 (paperback : alkaline paper)
1582704082 (paperback : alkaline paper)

 
    
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