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FATLASH! Food Police & the Fear of Thin -A Cautionary Tale
K. M. Ette Publishing, Ltd., 2013
Before she knew what a calorie was, Karen Kataline was allowed to have only five hundred of them. She was seven. Forced into the spotlight by her weight-obsessed mother, Kataline spent her childhood trapped in a world of pageants, performances, and perpetual hunger. In a subconscious attempt to cover herself, Kataline tells us her story of using food and weight-gain to shield herself from the eyes that roved her. Amid heated controversy about ...
Abuse & Betrayal: The Cautionary True Story of Divorce, Mistakes, Lies and Legal Abuse
Abuse & Betrayal is author Richard Joseph’s deeply personal autobiographical account of his experiences with marriage, divorce, and the effects of his ex-wife’s behavior. Sure to strike a chord with anyone who has ever been in a dysfunctional relationship or divorce situation, it follows the couple from happy beginnings to their tumultuous divorce, and describes the abuse and alienation Richard faced during and after the marriage. ...
[ Felicity Floo Visits the Zoo: A Cautionary Tale for Flu Season ] By Redmond, E. S. ( Author ) [ 2010 ) [ ...
E. S. Redmond
Candlewick Press (MA)
Countryfied Chickens: A cautionary tale for anyone considering a move to the country
Eight Grandkids Publishing
Many of us have been through it – the endless hassle that comes with selling your house and moving to a new home – but this true tale is like no other. In Countryfied Chickens you’ll come along as the Elliotts, a Southern California family enjoying the good life of sunshine, palm trees and their own backyard swimming pool, pull up roots and move to a land where snow-blowers replace lawn-mowers, where tractors are more valued than BMWs and ...
Fishtails: Men Who Bite, Dates That Suck, And Other Cautionary Tales From A Mid-Life Fishing Expedition
Dub Books, 2012
FISHTAILS is a collection of essays that chronicle one woman’s hilarious - and often poignant - journey through a very modern midlife. Pushed into singlehood right before her 50th birthday, she begins Internet dating on a site called Plenty of Fish - which is appropriately named since her “pond” is a Northern California city that boasts more men than women. Holly Golightly from Breakfast at Tiffany’s is her single life role model, and ...
Don't I Know You
About the Book: When her husband of 30 years, Josh Bain, a leader in the small southern city of Dothan, Alabama, vanishes overnight, his wife Kate and the community are in shock. Where could he be and why had he disappeared? Don’t I Know You is the story of a woman who comes into her own, coping with emotional and financial hardships that ultimately empower her. When Josh’s whereabouts after six years are finally revealed, it is not until ...
Upgrade: A Cautionary Tale of a Life Without Reservations
Bored, broke, and struggling to survive in one of the most expensive cities on earth, Paul Carr comes to the surprising realization that it would actually be cheaper to live in a luxury hotel in Manhattan than in his tiny one-bedroom London apartment. Inspired by that possibility, he sells his possessions, abandons his old life, and starts living entirely without commitments as a modern-day nomad. Thanks to Paul's ability to talk his way into ...
The Conspiracy: A Cautionary Tale for Entrepreneurs
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
It was a heady time when the century turned. Things were going great right until the moment when they weren't. The tech boom was at its zenith. Mergers and acquisitions were at an all-time high. The Dow was racing toward 14,000 and the all- important tech-saturated NASDAQ was at 5,000. Money was flowing and success was around every corner. Then the tech bubble burst, destroying a number of myths. Chief among them was the idea that all it took ...
The Candy Man
The Candy Man is every woman's dream. Smart, sexy with just enough thug in him to keep it interesting. But the candy he offers ain't really sweet. Who can take a sunrise, sprinkle it with dew... Cover it with chocolate And a miracle or two, The Candy Man can, Oh, the Candy Man can. The Candy Man can ‘cause he mixes it with love… …and makes the world go round.
Hyperion Book CH
Trixie, Daddy, and Knuffle Bunny take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind Using a combination of muted black-and-white photographs and expressive illustrations, this stunning book tells a brilliantly true-to-life tale about what happens when Daddy's in charge and things go terribly, hilariously wrong.
Look Before You Lean: How a Lean Transformation Goes Bad--A Cautionary Tale
Nobby Works, The
There’s a lot of pain going down in American business these days, and much of it is coming down on the heads of American workers. Surprisingly much of it is caused by corporate witlessness rather than wickedness. Look Before You Lean: How a Lean Transformation Goes Bad--A Cautionary Tale chronicles two years of lean-driven turbulence at the author’s employer of 15 years. Lean, the management methodology which started in the 1950s in the ...
God's Healing Herbs
Enjoy and use this beautifully-illustrated book to: discover 78 popular herbs; "walk" through a biblical herb garden; get tips on growing and preparing herbs; find trusted herb suppliers across the country; improve your health and quality of life. Includes A-Z Herbal, recipes, medicinal charts, and a unique devotional section called "Jesus and the Herbs."
Zagreus: A Cautionary Tale for Time Tots
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
I am Zagreus! I am he who sits inside your head, he who... who... does something else... and then eats... bread? No, no, that can't be right.
fairy!: A Cautionary Tale
"fairy!: A Cautionary Tale," a circumspect story which takes its presumption from history; a love story with political ramifications and social impact. After America's second civil war, fanatical Muslims seized power. "fairy!: A Cautionary Tale" is the story of tragic interracial love which develops as a nation grows to understand that bigotry and suspicion are tools for oppression and hate no matter where it is found. This is a love story of ...
The Between Times
Marta Moran Bishop
The Between Times is a beautifully written social cautionary tale, about a young girl trying to understand what she’s not allowed to know. What if we as a society took a cultural, social, and economic step backward? The Between Times is that rare book that will pull you into a dark world, and bring you to the brink of what could be. The Between Times, is based on a fascist society, one in which the rich control everything, instead of ‘Big ...
Take It From Me: Cautionary Tales From a Former Fool
In his first poetic release, Tremayne Moore takes you by the heart, soul and spirit. Experience the power of poetry through this thought-provoking, life changing book.
Ouch!: A Cautionary Tale
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Have you ever been pinched, poked or squeezed by a giant? That's exactly what happens to a skinny little frog named Newton Hopper on his way home from the swamp. OUCH! Take a peek inside to see what happens...
Greedy Apostrophe: A Cautionary Tale
It's the moment all the punctuation marks have been eagerly awaiting: assignment time, There are plenty of open positions for apostrophes as contractions soon there's only one job left--for a possessive--and only one apostrophe to fill it: non other than Greedy Apostrophe. It's not long before his greed gets out of hand, and he jumps into signs where he doesn't belong. What will it take to put Greedy Apostrophe back in his place? This clever and ...
Princess Justina Albertina
Ellen Dee Davidson
Princess Justina Albertina likes to have her own way. So when she declares, "I WANT A PET!" her nanny circles the globe to find a series of ever more exotic pets. Finally, the horrid princess gets the pet of her dreams-and an unexpected comeuppance
Professing Feminism: Education and Indoctrination in Women's Studies
Feminists have often called Women's Studies the "academic arm of the women's movement." But Daphne Patai and Noretta Koertge charge that the attempt to make Women's Studies serve a political agenda has led to deeply problematic results: dubious scholarship, pedagogical practices that resemble indoctrination more than education, and the alienation of countless potential supporters. In this new and expanded edition of their controversial 1994 ...
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