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This Is Not a Love Song by Karen Duve
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This Is Not a Love Song

by Karen Duve

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Anne Strelau's life has gone up and down ever since her unhappy childhood. Measuring her self-worth in kilos and boyfriends, she eventually concludes that the only thing she can really believe in is chocolate. This is the story of her battles with diets and obesity.
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This bittersweet and mordantly funny take on teenage self-awareness and angst, is the story of Anne whose self-worth fluctuates with the success or failure of her weight control regimens. As an adult, Anne looks back on a series of fumbling romances and family dysfunction and judges herself wanting. The reader sees her as a witty and perceptive observer of the human scene. If only we could convince Anne. Recommended!
  vplprl | May 13, 2014 |
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