Drawing on the teenage diaries of the author, a poignant and intimate biography documents her battle with anorexia, the psychological, physical, and social challenges of the ailment, and the long and desperate recovery process. 60,000 first printing. $60,000 ad/promo.
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: In the tradition of "Girl, Interrupted" and "Autobiography of a Face", Lori Gottlieb presents her dramatic, provocative memoir as an anorexic. Based on Gottlieb's personal diaries, "Stick Figure" exposes the rarely observed world of a teen being treated by a team of doctors, nutritionists, and psychological, all as obsessed about her gaining weight as she is about losing it Author publicity. Print ads .