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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Bob W. Greene  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;

Born: 1952 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey


-- Website -- http://www.thebestlife.com
-- Bob W. Greene on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bob+w.++greene


Illinois Connection

Bob Greene lived for several years in Chicago while aiding Oprah Winfrey with her weight loss program.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mr. Greene is a personal trainer, Consultant and a Writer. He is also a contributing wirter and editor for O:The Oprah Magazine.


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Contact Agent c/o Author Mail, Simon & Schuster, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York 10020

Selected Titles At Your Library

Bob Greene's total body makeover /
ISBN: 0743254058. OCLC Number: 56413450

Simon & Schuster,. .

Offers advice on how to achieve fitness through exercises and nutritional practices that can be used in conjunction with popular diet plans, in a guide that includes coverage of such topics as cardiovascular training and strength training.

Get with the program! :
ISBN: 0743238044. OCLC Number: 55983148

Simon & Schuster,. .

Keep the connection
ISBN: 0375408320. OCLC Number: 41378581

Random House Audiobooks,. .

Keep the Connection
ISBN: 0786888954. OCLC Number: 144984646

Hyperion. .

Make the connection :
ISBN: 0786882980. OCLC Number: 41578390

Hyperion,. .

The #1 national bestseller that helped millions to get fit for life--finally in paperback! Revealing her often heartbreaking, life-long struggle with excess weight, Oprah tells of her fortuitous meeting with Bob Greene, who helped her change her life by creating a diet and exercise program that worked for her. Color photos.

The best life diet
ISBN: 9781439158043. OCLC Number: 967671547

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Explains how to lose weight permanently in a resource that complements dietary guidelines with dozens of nutritionally balanced recipes.

The best life diet /
ISBN: 1416590234. OCLC Number: 297186250

Simon & Schuster Paperbacks,. .

Explains how to lose weight permanently in a resource that complements dietary guidelines with dozens of nutritionally balanced recipes.

The best life guide to managing diabetes and pre-diabetes
ISBN: 9781416588399. OCLC Number: 669179905

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This comprehensive guide to managing diabetes from the author of The Best Life Diet includes a three-phase wellness program, meal plans, and recipes.

The best life guide to managing diabetes and pre-diabetes /
ISBN: 1416588388. OCLC Number: 311764131

Simon & Schuster,. .

This comprehensive guide to managing diabetes from the author of "The Best Life Diet" includes a three-phase wellness program, meal plans, and recipes.

The get with the program! :
ISBN: 0743256212. OCLC Number: 53162758

Simon & Schuster,. .

Bob Greene provides the best healthy eating choices for popular fast food and family restaurants, including Applebee's, Wendy's, and Taco Bell to stay on his diet plan.

The get with the program! daily journal /
ISBN: 0743238346. OCLC Number: 61111394

Simon & Schuster,. .

The get with the program! Guide to good eating /
ISBN: 0743243102. OCLC Number: 50803400

Simon & Schuster,. .

Bob Greene's bestselling Get With the Program! showed hundreds of thousands of people how to make a habit of healthy living and fitness. Now, in The Get With the Program! Guide to Good Eating, Greene presents a blueprint for a lifetime of healthful eating, with detailed, easy-to-follow guidelines and 85 delicious recipes. Greene knows that you're not going to stick to an eating plan if you're bored or feeling deprived, so he's developed a program based on balance, moderation, flexibility, and variety. After you make the commitment to Get With the Program!, you'll discover the keys to boosting your metabolish. Next you'll take the four steps to healthy eating, making one change at a time: eating a nutritious breakfast, setting an eating cut-off time, redistributing your calories, and making healthful food choices. Greene shows you how to determine the perfect way to eat for your unique needs, how to stock a healthy kitchen, how to dine out enjoyably, and how to "cheat" without guilt. Finally, there are 85 easy-to-prepare recipes that are as full fo flavor as they are good for you. Try a Peaches and "Cream" Fresh Fruit Smoothie or some Buttermilk Bluebony Pancakes for breakfast. Salmon Burgers or Tomatoes Stuffed with Couscous, and Mint make a satisfying lunch, and how about Spinach Penne with Spicy Roasted Pepper Sauce or Baked Lemon Herb Halibut for dinner? Hungry for more? Satisfying soups, tasty side dishes (including luscious Mashed Potatoes), and tempting desserts, like airy Pavlova with Raspberry Sauce or Chocolate Almond Angel Food Cake, make healthful eating a pleasure. The Get With the Program! Guide to Good Eating is an effective and enjoyable approach to good health, good eating, and weight loss that you can trust.