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The Resource Big girl : a novel, Danielle Steel, Kathleen McInerney

Big girl : a novel, Danielle Steel, Kathleen McInerney

Label
Big girl : a novel
Title
Big girl
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel, Kathleen McInerney
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Victoria Dawson has always felt out of place in her family, especially in body-conscious L.A. Her father, Jim, is tall and slender, and her mother, Christina, is a fine-boned, dark-haired beauty. Both are self-centered, outspoken, and disappointed by their daughter's looks. While her parents and sister can eat anything and not gain an ounce, Victoria must watch everything she eats, as well as endure her father's belittling comments about her body and see her academic achievements go unacknowledged. Ice cream and oversized helpings of all the wrong foods give her comfort, but only briefly. The one thing she knows is that she has to get away from home, and after college in Chicago, she moves to New York City. Behind Victoria is a lifetime of hurt and neglect she has tried to forget, and even ice cream can no longer dull the pain. Ahead is a challenge and a risk: to accept herself as she is, celebrate it, and claim the victories she has fought so hard for and deserves. Big girl or not, she is terrific and discovers that herself
  • A chubby little girl with blond hair, blue eyes, and ordinary looks, Victoria Dawson has always felt out of place in her family, especially in body-conscious Los Angeles. Her parents are disappointed by their daughter's looks. Later in life, the one thing Victoria knows is that she has to get as far away from home as possible and, after college in Chicago (which her parents disapprove of), she moves to New York City
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Steel, Danielle
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McInerney, Kathleen
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  • Young women
  • Overweight women
  • Self-realization in women
  • Parent and child
Label
Big girl : a novel, Danielle Steel, Kathleen McInerney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Abridged
  • Audiobook
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20256297
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 audio discs
Isbn
9781423388319
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Label
Big girl : a novel, Danielle Steel, Kathleen McInerney
Publication
Note
  • Abridged
  • Audiobook
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20256297
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 audio discs
Isbn
9781423388319
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital

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