Beispielbild für diese ISBN

This Is Living: How I Found Health and Happiness

Redgrave, Lynn

5 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0525249877 / ISBN 13: 9780525249870
Verlag: New York, New York, U.S.A.: E P Dutton, 1991
Zustand: As New Hardcover
Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 77,81 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 8,49 Innerhalb USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen

Angeboten von

Friends of the LIbray
Green Lake, WI, USA

4 Sterne

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 13. September 2013

Beschreibung

Book in like new condition, No marks on dust jacket, Inscribed by Author on first page to Nancy on June 12th 1991. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 6

Anzahl: 1

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: This Is Living: How I Found Health and ...

Verlag: New York, New York, U.S.A.: E P Dutton

Erscheinungsdatum: 1991

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand: As New

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: As New

Signiert: Inscribed by Author(s)

Auflage: 1st Edition

Über diesen Titel

Inhaltsangabe:

Actress Lynn Redgrave narrates her own autobiography as she describes her insecurities, her battle with a weight problem, and her inspirational journey to self-acceptance, fulfillment, confidence, and health. Book available.

From Publishers Weekly:

Actress and Weight Watchers spokesperson Redgrave describes this book as an opportunity to "leap back down the lanes of my memory, events falling patternless like autumn leaves." She's not far off-- This Is Living is an often irritating and ultimately bewildering jumble of recollections, anecdotes, inspirational wisdom, plugs for Weight Watchers and 100 recipes. We learn of her struggles with weight (she calls it the Fat Ogre), her coming of age as an actress and coming to terms with her bisexual father Sir Michael, her role as a Weight Watchers advocate and how to make a low-fat version of "bubble and squeak." The book has occasional glints of the sunny charm and humor that have endeared Redgrave to audiences on Broadway, movies and TV: Sir Laurence Olivier told her she had a limited future on the stage because she was "our flopsy bunny actress"; her elation at learning that winning the role of the lumpy "Georgy Girl" enabled her to eat as much as she pleased. But Redgrave obviously wanted to accomplish much, much more--to the chagrin of the reader. Reflecting this ambition, the book's tone shifts wildly (chapters are interspersed with long, italicized "memory" passages) and the resulting hodgepodge is thin indeed.
Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Anbieterinformationen

Non profit sales to fund Green Lake WI Library

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers

Geschäftsbedingungen:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 3 business days.

Versandinformationen:

All books are packed in boxes with internal protective wrapping.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

Zahlungsarten
akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue