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Product Description: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image. In our culture, "fat" has become a four-letter word. Or, as Lance Armstrong said to the wife of a former teammate, "I called you crazy...read more

Paperback:

9780738218823 | Reprint edition (Da Capo Lifelong, March 22, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image.

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Product Description: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image. In our culture, "fat" has become a four-letter word. Or, as Lance Armstrong said to the wife of a former teammate, "I called you crazy...read more
By Harriet Brown and Karen Saltus (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781469062259 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 8, 2015), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image.

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Product Description: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image. In our culture, fat has become a four-letter word. How did we get to this place where the worst insult you can hurl at someone is ''fat,'' where women and girls (and increasingly men and boys) will diet, purge, overeat, undereat, and berate themselves and others, all in the name of being thin? Through interviews, research, and her own experience, Brown not only gives us the real story on weight, health, and beauty but also offers suggestions for how each of us can sort through the lies and misconceptions and make peace with and for ourselves...read more
By Harriet Brown and Karen Saltus (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781469062273 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 8, 2015), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image.

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Product Description: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image. In our culture, "fat" has become a four-letter word. Or, as Lance Armstrong said to the wife of a former teammate, "I called you crazy...read more

Hardcover:

9780738217697 | Da Capo Lifelong, March 24, 2015, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image.
9780374945329, titled "Elite Communication in Samoa: A Study of Leadership" | Hippocrene Books, August 1, 1973, cover price $21.50 | also contains Elite Communication in Samoa: A Study of Leadership

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Product Description: Discusses How Plants Use Sunlight, Water And Soil For Food, How The Plant Transports Food, Plant Reproduction, Seeds, And Plant survival.

Paperback:

9781627173346 | Rourke Pub Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Discusses How Plants Use Sunlight, Water And Soil For Food, How The Plant Transports Food, Plant Reproduction, Seeds, And Plant survival.

Library:

9781631550706 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2014, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Discusses How Plants Use Sunlight, Water And Soil For Food, How The Plant Transports Food, Plant Reproduction, Seeds, And Plant survival.

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Product Description: “One of the most up to date, relevant, and honest accounts of one family’s battle with the life threatening challenges of anorexia. Brown has masterfully woven science, history, and heart throughout this compelling and tender story...read more

Paperback:

9780061725487 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, September 13, 2011), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: “One of the most up to date, relevant, and honest accounts of one family’s battle with the life threatening challenges of anorexia.

Miscellaneous:

9780062008619 | Harpercollins, August 24, 2010, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: In our appearance-obsessed society, eating is about much more than hunger and sustenance. Food inspires pleasure and anxiety, shame and obsession. We are constantly judged on how we look, so we’ve come to judge ourselves (and others) on what and how we eat...read more
By Harriet Brown (editor)

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9780345500885 | Ballantine Books, January 27, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In our appearance-obsessed society, eating is about much more than hunger and sustenance.

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Product Description: Discusses photosynthesis, how plants use water and soil, how things move inside a plant, how plants reproduce, seeds, survival in tough situations, and the effect of global warming on plants.

Paperback:

9781612362359 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2007, cover price $10.95

Miscellaneous:

9781606940006 | Rourke Pub Group, November 7, 2003, cover price $22.95

Library:

9781600446009 | Rourke Pub Group, November 8, 2007, cover price $32.79 | About this edition: Discusses photosynthesis, how plants use water and soil, how things move inside a plant, how plants reproduce, seeds, survival in tough situations, and the effect of global warming on plants.

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Teaches babysitters how to calm kids, feed finicky eaters, and please parents, in a book that offers sitter secrets, including the value of client information cards.

Paperback:

9781593692803, titled "The Babysitter's Handbook: The Care and Keeping of Kids" | Amer Girl, March 1, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Teaches babysitters how to calm kids, feed finicky eaters, and please parents, in a book that offers sitter secrets, including the value of client information cards.
9781562477516, titled "The Babysitter's Handbook: The Care and Keeping of Kids" | Amer Girl Pub, September 1, 1999, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Offers practical advice for babysitters, covering such basic topics as feeding, crying, keeping children amused, first aid, bedtime, and more.

Prebinding:

9780613242783, titled "The Babysitter's Handbook: The Care and Keeping of Kids" | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Offers practical advice for babysitters, covering such basic topics as feeding, crying, keeping children amused, first aid, bedtime, and more.

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Product Description: Be the best sitter on the block with the Babysitter's Business Kit! Learn how to care for kids, please parents, and make smart business decisions. Kit includes all the supplies you'll need to run a successful babysitting business, including business cards, client address book, game pad, reward stickers, parent checklists and more! Also included: The Babysitter's Handbook, a best-selling title that's packed with information for sitters, such as sitter secrets and top-notch tips...read more
By Harriet Brown and Jodi Preston (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781593691868 | Amer Girl, February 20, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Be the best sitter on the block with the Babysitter's Business Kit!

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In a collection of essays, leading writers--including Jane Smiley, Jacquelyn Mitchard, Marge Piercy, Ntozake Shange, Ann Hood, Catherine Texier, Whitney Otto, and Marion Winik--share personal experiences of the men in their lives, from a Mr. Wrong who receives an unexpected comeuppance to a study of the dark side of loving and longing. 35,000 first printing.
By Harriet Brown (editor)

Hardcover:

9780345490216 | Ballantine Books, January 23, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In a collection of essays, leading writers share personal experiences of the men in their lives, from a Mr.

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Describes where deserts are, how they form, and the types of plants and animals that live in them.

Library:

9781596041011, titled "Deserts" | Stargazer Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Describes where deserts are, how they form, and the types of plants and animals that live in them.

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Product Description: Consisting entirely of justified poems poems that cacpitalize on the dynamics between the spoken sentence and the intentionally chosen break line this collection of short works ranges in subject matter from "Biking Past a Farmer's Field" to "Secrets of a Werewolf's Wife...read more

Paperback:

9780974172828 | Zelda Wilde Pub, September 28, 2005, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Consisting entirely of justified poems poems that cacpitalize on the dynamics between the spoken sentence and the intentionally chosen break line this collection of short works ranges in subject matter from "Biking Past a Farmer's Field" to "Secrets of a Werewolf's Wife.

Paperback:

9780972121743 | Jones Books, October 1, 2003, cover price $15.95

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While traveling west by train to Montana's Glacier National Park, Kit Kittredge and her Aunt Millie attend the 1934 World's Fair in Chicago, stay overnight at a cattle ranch, and meet President and First Lady Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Hardcover:

9781584855750 | Amer Girl Pub, March 1, 2003, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Through photographs, illustrations, and both factual and fictionalized anecdotes, travels from Cincinnati to Glacier Park, Montana in 1934.

Paperback:

9780870203367 | Spiral-bound edition (Wisconsin Historical Society, October 1, 2002), cover price $49.95

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Discusses the evolution of horses, various breeds, how they are used for work and pleasure, riding styles and equipment, and the role of horses in history, fiction, and everyday life.
By Peter Barrett (illustrator), Harriet Brown (editor) and Toni Webber

School and Library:

9780761328520 | Copper Beech Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Discusses the evolution of horses, various breeds, how they are used for work and pleasure, riding styles and equipment, and the role of horses in history, fiction, and everyday life.

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Product Description: Be the best sitter on the block with the Babysitter's Business Kit! Learn how to care for kids, please parents, and make smart business decisions. Kit includes all the supplies you'll need to run a successful babysitting business, including business cards, client address book, game pad, reward stickers, parent checklists and more! Also included: The Babysitter's Handbook, a best-selling title that's packed with information for sitters, such as sitter secrets and top-notch tips...read more
By Harriet Brown and Stephanie Roth (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781584856238 | Amer Girl Pub, September 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Be the best sitter on the block with the Babysitter's Business Kit!

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Through photographs, illustrations, and both factual and fictionalized anecdotes, shows what life was like in the United States during the Depression, including major historical events to the details of everyday life.
By Harriet Brown, Philip Hood (illustrator), Walter Rane (illustrator) and Jamie Young (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781584853596 | Amer Girl Pub, March 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Through photographs, illustrations, and both factual and fictionalized anecdotes, shows what life was like in the United States during the Depression.

Presents twenty-three paintings by such artists as Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, Norman Rockwell, and Grandma Moses, accompanied by brief text that invites the reader to imagine herself as the subject of each painting.
By Harriet Brown (editor), Nancy Holyoke (editor) and Judith Woodburn (editor)

Hardcover:

9781584852087 | Amer Girl Pub, February 1, 2001, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Presents twenty-three paintings by such artists as Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, Norman Rockwell, and Grandma Moses, accompanied by brief text that invites the reader to imagine herself as the subject of each painting.

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Product Description: It only takes a few minutes to know enough sign language to greet friends, invite them over, tell them what's on your mind, and more. Full color.
By Harriet Brown and Duscan Petricic (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781562477363 | Amer Girl Pub, March 1, 1999, cover price $1.95 | About this edition: It only takes a few minutes to know enough sign language to greet friends, invite them over, tell them what's on your mind, and more.

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