About this book
The bestselling author of "An Apple A Day" returns with a highly thought-provoking new book which asks whether our obsession with weight loss has grown out of control. Emma Woolf is the great-niece of Virginia Woolf and has contributed to a number of popular magazines and newspapers, as well as being an investigative reporter on the 2013 series of "Supersize vs Superskinny".
Losing weight has become the modern woman's holy grail ...everything will be better when we're thin. We're obsessed with weight, we dislike our bodies, we worry about the food we eat, we feel guilty, we diet... This title looks at how the modern obsession with weight loss, youth, beauty and perfection got out of control.