19 Aug '11, 8pm

Maggie Goes on a Diet: Children's Dieting Book For Girls 6-12 Years Old

Maggie Goes on a Diet: Children's Dieting Book For Girls 6-12 Years Old

They say you should never judge a book by its cover, but today I’m going to make an exception. Come October bookshelves will be stacked with a new children’s book called Maggie Goes on a Diet. The cover shows a heavy girl holding a pink dress – sizes too small for her – as she stares longingly at her skinny reflection in a large mirror. According to the publisher’s website, “Maggie has so much potential that has been hiding under her extra weight. This inspiring story about a 14 year old who goes on a diet and is transformed from being overweight and insecure to a normal sized teen who becomes the school soccer star. Through time, exercise and hard work, Maggie becomes more and more confident and develops a positive self image.” The book’s age range is listed at 6-12 years old by Barnes and Noble where you can pre-order the book now. Book Causes Concern Now, I haven’t read...

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