A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age

“A thoughtfully edited anthology.”—Publishers Weekly
“This star-studded collection tackles a popular topic—body image—with humor, sensitivity, and creativity.”—Booklist 

“A great selection of personal stories, essays, and even a comic and poem . . . The feature that makes this book great is its assortment . . . Each piece is unique and touching . . . There is something that will resound with almost any reader.”—VOYA

A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age

“A smart and knowing satire that is probably all too on target as the survival guide it pretends to be.”—The New York Times Book Review

“This clever concept, ideal for fans of alternate formats, is entertainingly carried out.”—Booklist

A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age

“A delicious collection.”—VOYA

“The pieces are well-written and entertaining, and the collection is cohesively crafted.”—Kirkus Reviews

“An entertaining read and a good invitation to introspection.”—School Library Journal


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A Hamptons Magazine “Must Have”

“Forget The Official Preppy Handbook. This guide to mixing the perfect Cape Codder or old-fashioned is the only manual of manners and mores you need.”—

“A snobbishly brilliant effort . . . If you’re a chameleon type or a trendy alcoholic, this book is your bible.”—Flaunt Magazine

“A clever little study in preppy drinking.”—The Hartford Courant

“A funny critique of preppy society and the beverages that accompany it . . . [A] snappy guide to getting drunk Blair Warner style.”—Publishers Weekly