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Big girl: a novel

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display_descriptionIn this heartfelt, incisive novel, Danielle Steel celebrates the virtues of unconventional beauty while exploring deeply resonant issues of weight, self-image, sisterhood, and family. 
 

A chubby little girl with ordinary looks, Victoria Dawson has always felt out of place in her family, especially in body-conscious L.A. 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. 

Landing her dream job as a high school teacher, Victoria loves working with her students and wages war on her weight at the gym. Despite tension with her parents, Victoria remains close to...
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subject_facetBildungsromans
Domestic fiction
Overweight women -- Fiction
Parent and child -- Fiction
Self-realization in women -- Fiction
Young women -- Fiction
title_displayBig girl : a novel
title_fullBig Girl A Novel
Big girl : a novel / Danielle Steel
title_shortBig girl
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Literature
Overweight women
Parent and child
Romance
Self-realization in women
Young women