Title Profile & Character Information

Artichoke's Heart

Annotation
When she is almost sixteen years old, Rosemary decides she is sick of being overweight, mocked at school and at Heavenly Hair--her mother's beauty salon--and feeling out of control, and as she slowly loses weight, she realizes that she is able to cope with her mother's cancer, having a boyfriend for the first time, and discovering that other people's lives are not as perfect as they seem from the outside.

Characters
NameGoode, Rosemary
GenderFemale

GenreYoung adult fiction
Romance
TopicsSelf-esteem
Love
Indentify
SettingTennessee