Author defends diet book for girls as young as four

Author defends diet book for girls as young as four

“It was to make children feel better about themselves”: Author defends diet book for girls as young as four

9:53 PM on 23rd August 2011

Provocative: Paul Kramer whipped up a storm by penning Maggie Goes On A Diet after wanting to help overweight children

Provocative: Paul Kramer whipped up a storm by penning Maggie Goes On A Diet after wanting to help overweight children

Maggie Goes On A Diet, which will go on sale in October, tells the story of a 14-year-old who becomes a school football star after losing weight

Controversial: The book goes on sale in October and tells the story of a 14-year-old who becomes a school football star after losing weight