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Lori Gottlieb (December 20, 1966 - ) is an author and researcher. She is the author of

Gottlieb grew up in Beverly Hills, California. As a child, she suffered from anorexia; according to her memoir, Stick Figure, her anorexia was cured after she was threatened with force-feeding.

Gottlieb graduated Stanford University in 1989, , majoring in French, and began working as an executive for television network NBC.

Gottlieb left Hollywood to take pre-med courses and go to medical school. She wrote about an unsuccessful interview at Harvard Medical School where the interviewer because the interviewer thought she was too "Hollywood." She instead went to Stanford Medical School, but dropped out because she realized she didn't like "hanging around sick people."

Gottlieb briefly worked for the unsuccessful Internet startup Kibu.com, but was laid off before it went under; she wrote about the experience in the book Inside the Cult of Kibu.

Gottlieb went on to become an occasional commentator for National Public Radio and writer for the Atlantic Monthly, where she documented her decision to become a single mother through a sperm donor and wrote the essay that became the controversial book The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough.

Gottlieb wrote about her experience dating a 300-pound lawyer for the anthology Scoot Over, Skinny; in 2010, her ex criticized the portrayal as exaggerated and fabricated.
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Total Books: 16
Marry Him The Case for Settling for Mr Good Enough
2011 - Marry Him the Case for Settling for Mr Good Enough (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451232168
ISBN-10: 045123216X
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 1.5/5 Stars.
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Marry Him The Case for Settling for Mr Good Enough
2010 - Marry Him the Case for Settling for Mr Good Enough (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780525951513
ISBN-10: 0525951512
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Parenting & Relationships, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.7/5 Stars.
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Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
2008 - Stick Figure a Diary of My Former Self (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781439519530
ISBN-10: 1439519536
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I Love You Nice to Meet You A Guy and a Girl Give the Lowdown on Coupling Up
I Love You Nice to Meet You A Guy and a Girl Give the Lowdown on Coupling Up
Inside the Cult of Kibu And Other Tales of the Millennial Gold Rush
Inside the Cult of Kibu And Other Tales of the Millennial Gold Rush
Inside the Cult of Kibu And Other Tales of the Millennial Gold Rush
Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
2001 - Stick Figure a Diary of My Former Self (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781575110899
ISBN-10: 157511089X
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
2001 - Stick Figure a Diary of My Former Self (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780425178904
ISBN-10: 0425178900
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
2001 - Stick Figure a Diary of My Former Self (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780131825642
ISBN-10: 013182564X
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Magere Zeiten Das Jahr in dem ich erwachsen wurde
2000 - Magere Zeiten Das Jahr in Dem Ich Erwachsen Wurde (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783612650443
ISBN-10: 3612650440
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Stick Figure A Diary of My Former Self
2000 - Stick Figure a Diary of My Former Self (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780684863580
ISBN-10: 0684863588
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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