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Author Miller, Kelsey, author.

Title Big girl [electronic resource] : how I gave up dieting and got a life / Kelsey Miller.

Publication Info. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

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Summary "Big Girl chronicles Kelsey's journey into self-loathing and disordered eating-and out of it. This is a memoir for anyone who's dealt with a distorted body image, food issues, or a dysfunctional family. It's for the late-bloomers and the not-yet-bloomed. It's for everyone who's tried and failed and felt like a big, fat loser. So, basically, everyone."--Page 4 of cover.
Contents A beginning -- Two bottoms -- The final pig-out -- Embracing the plate -- The part where I blame my parents -- The new diet buzz -- A brief history of things I haven't eaten -- Carbs! -- The cool table -- The gun on the wall -- Reruns -- Telling -- The mushy stuff -- Hurricane sex(ually transmitted infection) -- On dumplings -- Once, more, into the suburbs -- "Your image" -- Someone else's story -- The truer version -- Thirty -- Still thirty -- The end (just kidding) -- The sucker punch -- Ice cream revisited -- Another end -- Discussion questions.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] Grand Central Publishing 2016 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Miller, Kelsey.
Overweight persons -- United States -- Biography.
Overweight women -- United States -- Biography.
Obesity -- Psychological aspects.
Weight loss -- Psychological aspects.
Food habits -- Psychological aspects.
Body image in women.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Electronic books.
Added Author Cloud.
ISBN 9781455535439 (electronic bk.)

 
    
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