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The day I ate whatever I wanted [electronic resource] : stories / Elizabeth Berg.

Berg, Elizabeth. (Author). Books on Tape, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781415943946 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 141594394X (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2008.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 7:59:11.
Formatted Contents Note: The day I ate whatever I wanted -- Returns and exchanges -- The party -- Over the hill and into the woods -- Full count -- Rain -- The day I ate nothing I even remotely wanted -- Mrs. Ethel Menafee and Mrs. Birdie Stoltz -- Double diet -- The only one of millions just like him -- Truth or dare -- How to make an apple pie -- Sin City.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: Bestselling author Elizabeth Berg's beautiful, funny stories about women committing small acts of liberation in their daily lives. Exploring women's lives and emotions, these are stories about women breaking out of conventions to do what they want. The universal themes covered in these captivating tales include self-image, attachments to loved ones, loss, recovery, changes and surprises. In "Returns and exchanges," a woman starts a dating service for people over 50 and discovers surprising truths about her own marriage. In the title story, a woman ditches Weight Watchers and learns what it means to be truly beautiful. This audiobook is filled with emotional truth, humor and heart, as each story provides poignant moments of insight into women's lives, and exhibits the enormous talent of this beloved and bestselling author.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 114784 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Women > United States > Fiction.
United States > Social life and customs > 21st century > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

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