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Thinner Than Thou
Thinner Than Thou
Author: Kit Reed
In the tomorrow of Thinner Than Thou, the cult of the body has become the one true religion. The Dedicated Sisters are a religious order sworn to help anorexic, bulimic, and morbidly obese youth. Throughout the land, houses of worship have been replaced by the health clubs of the Crossed Triceps. And through hypnotically powerful evangelical inf...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780765311955
ISBN-10: 076531195X
Publication Date: 6/1/2005
Pages: 336
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Publisher: Tor Books
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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Enjoyed this book that shows what the future could be like if the compulsions to become thin or to comform keep going on.
Interesting how things are linked together in such a way the average person has no clue.
A good read, felt it was well written and gets one thinking about the media, culture and religion.
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A great dystopia about a world where obsession with and worship of the body is the norm.
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I liked it. It shows a world where the worship of being thin and in shape goes to extremes. This takes the proverbial fat farm to a whole new level. Loved it.


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