Junk Food Junkies, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420505831
  • ISBN-13: 9781420505832
  • DDC: 641.5
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Explores the popularity of junk food and how it is affecting public health. Looks at marketing methods designed to promote consumption of junk food; ways that people are trying to avoid diets rich in junk food; and strategies for incorporating healthier food choices into peoples' diets.

Features and Benefits

  • Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture.
  • The narrative also contains personal anecdotes, informative sidebars, fact boxes, and statistics that help readers understand these topics and how they impact their bodies and their lives.
  • Full-color photographs and detailed tables, charts, graphs and illustrations complement and enhance the text, while ancillary materials such as a glossary, a bibliography and a subject index provide useful tools for further research and discussion.


"Each volume is clearly written, addressing real-life concerns with solid information and perspective, and includes color photographs, notes, and lists of further resources."--Booklist, September 2011

— Booklist