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Fat Chance (edition 1996)

by Leslea Newman

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Title:Fat Chance
Authors:Leslea Newman
Info:Putnam Juvenile (1996), Edition: Reprint, Paperback
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A book you can learn a lot from! Moral: you are who you are; love yourself the way you are! ( )
  CathyGrace | Jun 9, 2011 |
Humorous look at the self-image of a 13-year-old girl and her attempt to be popular and thin. The diary-style entries detail the thought process as a teenager struggles to be what she thinks she should be. I don't think the cover really does the book justice....I'll have to push this book to get students to read it. ( )
  MrsHillReads | Aug 12, 2008 |
In a witty, engaging style, & drawing on self-experince, Newman has written an in-depth portrait of a teen-ager's struggle with weight, popularity, & the choices one deals with at that age.
An excellent read full of delicious puns.. ( )
  TheCelticSelkie | Aug 9, 2007 |
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In a series of diary entries, thirteen-year-old Judi recounts her struggles to lose weight, hide her bulimia from her mother, find a boy friend, and decide on a profession.

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