French Women Don't Get Fat by Mireille Guiliano
Secrets For Enjoying Food, Having Fun, And Being Thin

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Stylish, convincing, wise, funny, and just in time: the ultimate non-diet book, which could radically change the way you think and live – now with more recipes.French women don’t get fat, even though they enjoy bread and pastry, wine, and regular three-course meals. Unlocking the simple secrets of this “French paradox” – how they enjoy food while staying slim and healthy – Mireille Guiliano gives us a charming, inspiring take on health and eating for our times.For anyone who has slipped out of her Zone, missed the flight to South Beach, or accidentally let a carb pass her lips, here is a positive way to stay trim, a culture’s most precious secrets recast for the twenty-first century. A life of wine, bread – even chocolate – without girth or guilt? Pourquoi pas?

 

About Mireille Guiliano

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Mireille Guiliano is the bestselling author of French Women Don't Get Fat, French Women For All Seasons, and Women, Work & the Art of Savoir Faire.  Born and raised in France, she is married to an American and lives most of the year in New York and Paris.  She is the former President and CEO of Clicquot, Inc.   
 
Published January 1, 2004 by Alfred a Knopf Inc.
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting. Non-fiction

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Publishers Weekly

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Guiliano's approach to healthy living is hardly revolutionary: just last month, the New York Times Magazine ran a story on the well-known "French paradox

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The Guardian

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Alone, it wouldn't matter - one book and a few fools being parted from their money harms no one - but it's part of a multimillion-pound industry that indulges narcissism and navel-gazing, erodes trust in doctors, and renders the emotionally continent and self-possessed instantly suspicious.

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Publishers Weekly

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Guiliano's approach to healthy living is hardly revolutionary: just last month, the New York Times Magazine ran a story on the well-known "French paradox

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BC Books

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We eat out more, eat more fast food, eat more fried food, eat larger portions, eat on the run, and tend to focus on single course meals (pasta, meat, salad).

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however, it is a good book for people who are looking for a healthy, enjoyable lifestyle rather than a diet.ProsGood recipesNice mix of story and suggestionsSolid adviceConsPeople who need to lose serious weight may need more of a systemGuiliano is not a doctor - take her advice as you would a wi...

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BellaOnline

It’s also a way to bring more oxygen into your system which leads to positive effects.

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