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Teenage Waistland : a novel

Author: Lynn Biederman; Lisa Pazer
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In their separate voices, three morbidly obese New York City teens relate their experiences participating in a clinical trial testing lap-band surgery for teenagers, which involves a year of weekly meetings and learning to live healthier lives.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn Biederman; Lisa Pazer
ISBN: 9780385907767 0385907761 9780385739214 0385739214
OCLC Number: 496726389
Description: 317 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lynn Biederman & Lisa Pazer.

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In their separate voices, three morbidly obese New York City teens relate their experiences participating in a clinical trial testing lap-band surgery for teenagers, which involves a year of weekly meetings and learning to live healthier lives.

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