Individual Author Record
Name: Leslie GoldmanPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionThe author received her Masters in Public Health at the University of Illinois-Chicago. She currently resides in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationMs. Goldman has appeared on The Today Show and her book was a feature story for People magazine. Her writing has appeared in Fit Pregnancy, ESPN Rise, Women's Health, O, The Oprah Magazine, Natural Health, Self, Ladies' Home Journal, Prevention, Runner's World, Chicago Tribune, as well as many other publications.
- Locker Room Diaries:..., DeCapo Press, 2007
Titles At Your Library
Locker Room Diaries: The Naked Truth about Women, Body Image, and Re-imagining the ""Perfect"" Body
ISBN: 0738210951 Da Capo Lifelong Books. 2007
Often dressed in no more than a towel, author Leslie Goldman spent five years talking with women of all ages, shapes, and sizes about what goes into shaping” not just their bodies but their body image. From compulsive workouts to daily dates with the scale to body fat measurements, American women are swept up in a constant quest for perfection. But the loudest voices here are those of the senior women who speak candidly of their long road to self-acceptance. Funny, smart, and confiding, Locker Room Diaries is a wake-up call for any woman who has ever wished her body were something other than it is this book reminds you that the perfect' body is your body.” (Wendy Shanker).