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Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

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Anna Epiphany

on 14 September 2010

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Wintergirls by: Laurie Halse Anderson a teens top 10 nominee Lia sees her eating disorder as a way to avoid so much: her stepmother’s pressure to be a role model for her new stepsister, her parents’ divorce, her mother constantly hounding over her daughter’s eating habits whenever she finds the time in the rest of her life. But most importantly, she sees it as a means to escape the death of her best friend, the one she ignored the day she died from the same disease Lia is fighting herself. photo credits:http://www.indiebound.org/book/9780142415573?aff=queenlouise pick up Wintergirls in the West High School Library Today! and if you like Wintergirls... vote for it in the teen's top ten contest
visit:http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/teenreading/teenstopten/teenstopten.cfm author of: "Anderson, the author of Speak and other award-winning novels for teenagers, has written a fearless, riveting account of a young woman in the grip of a deadly illness." -the New York Times "Anderson illuminates a dark but utterly realistic world . . . this is necessary reading." - Booklist What's it about? summary from: http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/teenreading/teenstopten/2010_tttnoms.pdf
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