Skinny (novel)

Skinny is the debut novel by Hungarian-Canadian author Ibi Kaslik, first published by HarperCollins in May 2004. It appeared on the New York Times best sellers list[1] for two consecutive weeks in 2008.

Skinny
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The cover of the first edition paperback.
AuthorIbi Kaslik
Cover artistmelaniecat
CountryCanada
LanguageEnglish
Seriesnone
Genrefiction
PublisherHarperCollins
Publication date
2004
Media typePrint (Hardcover, Paperback)
Pages247
Preceded bynone 
Followed bynone 

SummaryEdit

Holly's older sister, Giselle, is self-destructing. Haunted by her love-deprived relationship with her late step-father, who always favored the younger daughter, this once strong role model and medical student, is gripped by anorexia. Holly, a track star, struggles to keep her own life in balance while coping with the mental and physical deterioration of her beloved sister. Together, they can feel themselves slipping and are holding on for dear life.

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