Blob

Frieda Wishinsky (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554691821

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Description

It's hard enough for Eve to adjust to a new high school without the extra weight she's gained over the summer. Her best friend is ashamed to hang out with her, and she's become the focus of a schoolmate's cruelty. Determined not to be "that pathetic fat girl" at school, Eve struggles with a diet and forces herself to join a mentoring program. The diet only makes her food obsessed, and she feels she is failing as a mentor. How can a lonely fat girl gain the confidence she needs to succeed?

Reading Level
Lexile
HL510L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.4
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Chapter Books Character Education Characters & Series Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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