Hungry : A Young Model's Story of Appetite, Ambition and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-06-01
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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ATFOURTEEN, I WAS A REGULAR JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT IN CLINTON, MISSISSIPPI, WHEN A MODELING SCOUT TOLD ME: YOU COULD BE A SUPERMODEL . . . BUT YOU'LL HAVE TO LOSE A LITTLE WEIGHT.FOR GLAMOUR, FAME, AND ESCAPE, I LOST SEVENTY POUNDS.This is a photo of me atSIXTEEN, when I signed a big modeling contract, moved to New York City, and started traveling around the world.It is also when I developed a ferocious case of anorexia and exercise bulimia.Until I decided enough was enoughI wanted to live.And so I ate. And ate.Offering a behind-the-scenes peek into the modeling industry, as well as a trenchant look at our weight-obsessed culture,Hungryis an inspiring and cautionary tale that will resonate with anyone who has battled society's small-minded definitions of beauty.This is meNOW, the leading plus-size model in America.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. xi
We Are Familyp. 1
Odd Girl Outp. 33
Living the Dreamp. 63
The Frog in the Potp. 91
Weigh Inp. 115
Life-Sizep. 135
Inside Plus Worldp. 159
Love Storyp. 187
Real Is the New Blackp. 209
Author's Notep. 227
Acknowledgmentsp. 229
Bibliographyp. 233
Photo Creditsp. 235
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