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Author Baker, Jes, author.

Title Landwhale : on turning insults into nicknames, why body image is hard, and how diets can kiss my ass / Jes Baker.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Seal Press, 2018.
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Description xii, 253 pages ; 21 cm
Summary Jes Baker burst onto the body positivity scene when she created her own ads mocking Abercrombie & Fitch for discriminating against all body types--a move that landed her on the Today Show and garnered a loyal following for her raw, honest, and attitude-filled blog missives. Building on the manifesta power of Things, this memoir goes deeply into Jes's inner life, from growing up a fat girl to dating while fat. With material that will have readers laughing and crying along with Jes's experience, this new book is a natural fit with her irreverent, open-book style. A deeply personal take, Landwhale is a glimpse at life as a fat woman today, but it's also a reflection of the unforgiving ways our culture still treats fatness, all with Jes's biting voice as the guide.
Subject Baker, Jes -- Health.
Overweight persons -- Biography.
Overweight women -- Biography.
Overweight persons -- Psychology.
ISBN 9781580056816 (paperback : alk. paper)
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