Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback)

Curvy & Confident: 101 Stories about Loving Yourself and Your Body

By Amy Newmark, Emme Aronson, Natasha Stoynoff

Chicken Soup for the Soul, 9781611599657, 384pp.

Publication Date: December 27, 2016

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Barbie comes in a curvy model now, Sports Illustrated features full-size swimsuit models, and fashion designers are focusing more on curvy women. There’s a healthy conversation going on now about body image and self-esteem, and Chicken Soup for the Soul is part of it, with this collection of 101 stories celebrating all the different body types that women have and how we can all be curvy and confident—fit and fabulous within the body types we were issued at birth!

Supermodel EMME, the world’s first curvy supermodel, an advocate for women and a spokesperson for all the curvy and confident women out there, shares her own story and introduces us to women who have learned to be fit, happy, and confident about their bodies. These personal stories from 100 different women will leave you feeling empowered, beautiful, and loving your look. You’ll read stories about how women developed their confidence and dealt with societal and media pressures, about attitude adjustments and acceptance, and about being healthy and loving yourself just the way you are!

About the Author

Amy Newmark is author, publisher, and editor-in-chief of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series.

Supermodel EMME is the world’s first plus-size model, television personality, author, lecturer, creative director of clothing lines, and globally recognized women’s advocate.

Natasha Stoynoff is a New York Times bestselling author and journalist.