150 Pounds: A Novel of Waists and Measures Book by Kate Rockland

150 Pounds: A Novel of Waists and Measures Book by Kate Rockland

150 Pounds: A Novel of Waists and Measures

A smartly written novel of two women starting at opposite ends of the scale and finding compromise and friendship in their journey towards 150 pounds In the fast paced life of blogging, two women stand out Alexis Allbright, of Skinny Chick, and Shoshana Weiner, who writes Fat and Fabulous Both have over five million loyal readers Both are hungry for success But the A smartly written novel of two women starting at opposite ends of the scale and finding compromise and friendship in their journey towards 150 pounds In the fast paced life of blogging, two women stand out Alexis Allbright, of Skinny Chick, and Shoshana Weiner, who writes Fat and Fabulous Both have over five million loyal readers Both are hungry for success But the similarities stop there

With over 100 pounds on the scale separating them, weight isn t their only difference Alexis is a loner who is so bitchy the only person who can stand her company is her gay best friend Billy She gives neurotic New Yorkers a run for their money with her strict daily workout routine, and weighing of food Shoshana is Alexis s opposite Living in Jersey with rowdy roommates, she is someone who collects friends, as her mother puts it and treasures a life of expanding circlesand waistlines.

When both appear as panelists on a popular talk show, their lives intersect in ways neither could have imagined In turns comedic, heartwarming and familiar to any woman who s ever stepped on a scale Alexis and Shoshana realize they have far in common than either could have possibly imagined, and importantly, something to offer

Title : 150 Pounds: A Novel of Waists and Measures
Author :  Kate Rockland
Language : English
Isbn : 0312576013
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 332 pages

Rating: 4.9

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