The Best Little Girl in the World

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Paw Prints, Jul 10, 2008 - Self-Help - 240 pages
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Teenager Francesca Deitrich feels too fat, giving into the pressures of her ballet teacher and the pencil-thin models in the media, in a revealing story about a "perfect" little girl suffering from the destructive obsession of anorexia nervosa. Reprint.

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User Review  - azjhajm - LibraryThing

This book touches extremely touchy topics. Anorexia Nervosa is a serious disorder, and many people fight with this disorder everyday. This story revolves around a girl named Francesca. She is 15, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - sarahemm - LibraryThing

This book felt too much like the author had taken the DSM definition of anorexia and written a book around it, without any understanding of what it's actually like other than that definition ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Steven Levenkron is a psychotherapist in private practice & the best-selling author of "The Best Little Girl in the World". He lives in New York.

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