Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library


The shift : how I finally lost weight and discovered a happier life / Tory Johnson.

Johnson, Tory. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9781401324926
  • ISBN: 1401324924
  • Description: 230 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Hyperion, [2013]

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 613.25/Johnson (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW RC 552 .O25 J64 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers New Books RC 552 O25 J64 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Lynn Adult Nonfiction New/613.25/Johnson (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Nonfiction NEW 613.25 JOHNSON 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 07/28/2014
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 613.25/JOHNSON (Text to phone) Available -
Swampscott Thomson Room 613.25 J (Text to phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult NEW Nonfiction (Across from Circulation Desk) 613.25 Johnson (Text to phone) Checked out 08/09/2014

Content descriptions

Contents Note: The conversation -- A new kind of wow -- The road trip -- The cleanout -- The birthday party -- Mean girls -- The first eleven pounds -- Avoiding the doctor, and failed diets -- The promise of shapewear -- Hope is not a strategy -- The take-out girls -- Kiss the chef! -- Twenty pounds down -- The skinny girls' secret -- The saboteur -- I can (eat anything), but I don't -- The big three-o -- Shifts in my marriage -- Ain't no mountain high enough -- Today, I am a medium -- Shift happens -- Getting back in the groove -- The dress -- A new kind of birthday celebration -- "Do I see a slimmer Tory Johnson?" -- Johnson family fun nights -- The treadmill is not my enemy -- ...so much to be thankful for -- Hello, world -- The perfect moment is now -- A marathon, not a sprint -- Epilogue -- Your turn to shift.
Summary: Weight was always an issue for Johnson. When a network executive warned her that if she didn't lose weight her television career could be in jeopardy, she knew she didn't just want to change, she needed to change. We follow Johnson on her weight-loss journey, and share in the process as she becomes not just healthier but happier-- a shift that impacts every facet of her life.