|Author||Laurie Halse Anderson|
|Media type||Hardback and paperback|
|Pages||278 pp (first edition, hardback)|
|ISBN||ISBN 978-0-670-01110-0 (first edition, hardback)|
|LC Class||PZ7.85 Wi 2009|
Wintergirls is a young adult novel by Laurie Halse Anderson. It follows the story of Lia, an eighteen-year-old girl dealing with anorexia nervosa. The novel opens with the news that Lia's best friend of 10 years, Cassie, who was bulimic, has died, and the night she died, she tried to call Lia 33 times. The novel follows the course of Lia's struggles with anorexia, her difficult relationships with her parents and stepmother, and her search to learn about Cassie's fate. Might be too extreme for kids younger than 13. 
- "Skin and Bone". The New York Times. May 8, 2009. Retrieved March 10, 2011.
- "Reviews of 'A Comrade Lost and Found' and 'Wintergirls'". The Washington Post. February 4, 2013. Retrieved March 10, 2011.
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