Praise For ‘Cinderella Ate My Daughter’

“A must-read for any parent trying to stay sane in a media saturated world.”
—Rachel Simmons, author of Odd Girl Out and The Curse of the Good Girl

“At times this book brings tears to your eyes—tears of frustration with today’s girl-culture and also of relief because somebody finally gets it.”
—Judith Warner, author of Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety

“Every mother needs to read this.”
—Ayelet Waldman, author of Bad Mother

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Recent Articles

December 25, 2014
The Lives They Lived: Shirley Temple Black
The New York Times Magazine

December 7, 2014
When Cancer is Not Cancer
The California Sunday Magazine

July 27, 2014
The Wrong Approach to Breast Cancer
The New York Times

June 14, 2014
The Battle Over Dress Codes
The New York Times

March, 2014
Beauty Self-Acceptance--At Last
MORE Magazine

September, 2013
Call of the Wild
MORE Magazine

September 1, 2013
Grieving Traditions Lost In Berkeley Camp Flames
The San Francisco Chronicle

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Selected Articles: 2000 to 2002


November 2002
Why Science Must Adapt to Women
A Survivor Assesses the Hidden Costs of Exclusion
Discover Magazine

October 9, 2002
Marketing Hypocrisy and Breast Cancer
Pink Ribbons Make Me See Red
The Los Angeles Times

September 1, 2002
Totally Uncooked
The Heated Debate Over the Raw Food Trend
The New York Times Magazine

May 2002
It’s a Curl Thing
I Went Looking for the Perfect Haircut–and Got a Lesson in Social Change
Self Magazine

April 21, 2002
Mourning My Miscarriage
In Japan, I Find a Culture Willing to Acknowledge My Loss
The New York Times Magazine

February 10, 2002
Staying Clean
Does Drug Rehab Really Work?
The New York Times Magazine

August 5, 2001
A Graphic Life
Artist Phoebe Gloeckner Writes Unsettling Stories About Growing Up Female
The New York Times Magazine

July 1, 2001
Parasites in Prêt-à-Porter
Japan’s Young Women Are Shunning Marriage. Are They Harbingers of a Feminist Revolution?
The New York Times Magazine

April 29, 2001
Bringing Down Baby
No One Knows Whether Day Care Really Makes Kids More Aggressive. But That Hasn’t Stopped Jay Belsky From Telling Mothers to Stay Home
The Los Angeles Times

July 2000
The ‘Perfect Mother’ Trap
An Excerpt From Flux
Redbook Magazine

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