By Kate Rockland
A smartly-written novel of 2 ladies beginning at contrary ends of the scale--and discovering compromise and friendship of their trip in the direction of one hundred fifty pounds
In the quick paced lifetime of running a blog, girls stand out: Alexis Allbright, of thin Chick, and Shoshana Weiner, who writes fats and significant. either have over 5 million dependable readers. either are hungry for achievement. however the similarities cease there.
With over a hundred kilos at the scale keeping apart them, weight isn't their merely distinction. Alexis is a loner who's so bitchy the one one who can stand her corporation is her homosexual ally Billy. She supplies neurotic New Yorkers a run for his or her funds along with her strict day-by-day exercise routine regimen, and weighing of nutrition. Shoshana is Alexis’s contrary. dwelling in Jersey with rowdy roommates, she is an individual who “collects friends,” as her mom places it; and treasures a lifetime of increasing circles...and waistlines.
When either look as panelists on a favored speak exhibit, their lives intersect in methods neither may have imagined. In turns comedic, heartwarming--and general to any girl who's ever stepped on a scale--Alexis and Shoshana notice they've got way more in universal than both may have in all probability imagined, and extra importantly, anything to supply.
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