The Resource How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love, Ken Baker

How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love, Ken Baker

Label
How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love
Title
How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love
Statement of responsibility
Ken Baker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thick. Heavy. Big-boned. Plump. Full-figured. Chunky. Womanly." To Emery Jackson, these phrases are just nice euphemisms for the big "F" word of "fat." But to her workout fiend dad, underwear model sister, and former Laker Girls mother, they are unacceptable states of being. Emery's cash-strapped family's solution? Signing up for a reality TV show in which Emery will have to lose fifty pounds in fifty days in order to win a million dollars. As the pounds start to drop and the ratings skyrocket, Emery feels the weight of success. And she must figure out how to turn the truths she uncovers--about beauty, love, fame, and family--into the keys to more than just fortune
Storyline
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10381673
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Ken
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 11
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weight loss
  • Reality television programs
  • Self-esteem
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love, Ken Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
269 p.
Isbn
9780762450145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780762450145
Label
How I got skinny, famous, and fell madly in love, Ken Baker
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
269 p.
Isbn
9780762450145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780762450145

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