Losing to Win

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Kensington Books, Sep 24, 2013 - Fiction - 270 pages
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The small town of Belle Haven, Louisiana, is still struggling with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and the Gulf oil spill, and its residents will do whatever it takes to get it back on its feet. So when local English teacher Carissa Melody Wayne is asked to appear on the weight-loss reality show Losing to Win, she agrees. She doesn't realize that others from her past will be joining her, including her high school nemesis, an acquaintance who's been nursing a long-time crush on her--and most shocking of all, Carissa's ex-fianc, former NFL star Malachi Knight.

As Carissa's group is split into pairs to compete in a series of challenges, she finds herself at the mercy of the chaotic Hollywood crew and cast members, and her own unfinished business. Soon enough, she discovers that her biggest challenge will be deciding what's really important to her, what she's willing to do to win--and how to do it with cameras following her 24/7...

 

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Carissa Wayne knows that 15 years after her high school cheerleading days she's now more fluffy than lean, but has she really gained 70 pounds? Sadly, yes. Her extended Louisiana family has ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
14
Section 2
22
Section 3
29
Section 4
41
Section 5
52
Section 6
60
Section 7
67
Section 8
76
Section 19
164
Section 20
175
Section 21
182
Section 22
194
Section 23
199
Section 24
207
Section 25
214
Section 26
225

Section 9
87
Section 10
94
Section 11
100
Section 12
111
Section 13
118
Section 14
128
Section 15
134
Section 16
140
Section 17
152
Section 18
158
Section 27
230
Section 28
235
Section 29
239
Section 30
244
Section 31
252
Section 32
261
Section 33
267
Section 34
276
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