The Perfect Sister
What Draws Us Together, What Drives Us ApartBook - 2004
PRAISE FOR SUCH A PRETTY FACE'Fascinating. Fatness in our society is not just a condition but ametaphor. Anyone who's ever tried to lose five pounds should read thisbook.'-MARGARET ATWOOD'An examination of the mythology of fat . . . [It] dissects the reality,the psychology, the politics and the mythology of a massive andweighty world. I recommend it to all those fighting real or imaginaryobesity and those curious and concerned about what ,Being Fat inAmerica'is like.'-THE WASHINGTON POST Cultivates a deeper understanding and appreciation of the unique bond of sisterhood." "Combining research and readability, THE PERFECT SISTER will help countless siblings understand and improve their relationships." Marcia Millman is one of our most talented observers of intimate life. Sisters will and should devour this book "Absolutely riveting and fascinating." "
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2004
Branch Call Number: 306.8754 M632
Characteristics: xxiii, 275 pages ; 24 cm