Ada's Rules: A Sexy Skinny Novel

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Thorndike Press, 2012 - Fiction - 457 pages
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Ada Howard, the wife of the preacher at Nashville's Full Love Baptist Tabernacle, has a whole lot of people to take care of. There's her husband and the flock that comes with him, plus the kids at the day care center where she works, two grown daughters, and two ailing, wayward parents. It is no wonder she can't find time to take care of herself. Then it comes: the announcement of her twenty-five-year college reunion in twelve months' time, signed with a wink by her old campus flame. It sets Ada to thinking about the thrills of young love lost, and the hundred or so pounds gained since her college days, and she decides it's high time to change her body, and her life.

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User Review  - mlake - LibraryThing

This was a fun book. I liked Ada's list of rules in the beginning and how each chapter was devoted to that rule. Ada spent a lot of money on her diet - DNA testing for herself and her family, many ... Read full review

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User Review  - La Tonya Jordan - Goodreads

A marvoulous novel of coming home and going full circle. Raise in rural Georiga Goning to Vietname and saving his sister to realize life and love is where it all begins. Going through racial hatred ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Alice Randall is the author of the "New York Times "bestseller "The Wind Done Gone," "Pushkin and the Queen of Spades," and "Rebel Yell." Randall lives with her husband in Nashville and is currently writer-in-residence at Vanderbilt University. Like Ada, she's done battle with her weight.

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