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Artichoke's Heart (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Supplee, Suzanne

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Rosemary Goode is smart and funny, but only one thing seems to matter to anyone, including Rosemary: her weight. Rosemary resolves to lose the weight, but her journey turns out to be about everything but the scale.

ISBN 9780142414279
Barcode 9780142414279
Published 15 December 2009 by Speak
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780142414279
ISBN-10 0142414271
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Speak
Imprint Speak
Publication Date 15 December 2009
International Publication Date 14 May 2009
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Supplee, Suzanne
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
Number of Pages 276
Dimensions Width: 142mm
Height: 209mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 286g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Mothers and daughters, Schools, High schools, Interpersonal relations, Overweight persons
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 87440

Description of this Book

Itas not so easy being Rosemary Goode and tipping the scales at almost two hundred poundsa especially when your mother runs the most successful (and gossipiest!) beauty shop in town. After a spectacularly disastrous Christmas break when the scale reaches an all-time highaRosemary realizes that things need to change. (A certain basketball player, Kyle Cox, might have something to do with it.) So begins a powerful year of transformation and a journey toward self-discovery that surprisingly has little to do with the physical, and more to do with an honest look at how Rosemary feels about herself.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A sweet confection of southern charm and gentle humor. -VOYA

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Author's Bio

Suzanne Supplee, originally from Tennessee, lives in Maryland and works as a writer and teacher. She visited Ireland on her own many years ago and highly recommends traveling solo, at least once in a lifetime. Her favorite hobbies are reading and chasing her two Jack Russell terriers. Suzanne is married and has three daughters, Cassie, Flannery, and Elsbeth.

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