Meet Jeanette DePatie (A.K.A. The Fat Chick) at Chevalier’s Books on Saturday, October 15 at 1 PM. She’ll be signing her latest book The Fat Chick Works Out! (Fitness that’s Fun and Feasible for Folks of all Ages, Shapes, Sizes and Abilities).Jeanette DePatie (The Fat Chick) is a certified aerobics instructor, personal trainer and veteran fitness professional with over 10 years experience training students of all sizes, shapes, ages and abilities. The Fat Chick has appeared in print, and on radio and TV saying and showing anyone can be healthy and fit.
Using techniques gleaned as a teacher, producer, marketing professional, wife, musician, marathoner and triathlete, DePatie specializes in creating fitness programs that allow students to feel successful the first time and every time they participate. Jeanette gives talks and teaches free exercise classes in the Los Angeles area.
The Fat Chick Works Out! is designed to help people who haven’t worked out in a while (or ever) to start and stay exercising. Based on knowledge gained over a lifetime of getting her big butt in motion, Fat Chick, Jeanette DePatie helps you learn to love your body and love exercise. Filled with over 50 exercises, loads of practical advice, tons of adorable pictures and hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking stories from The Fat Chick’s own journey, The Fat Chick Works Out! will not only help you get fit, but also help you find peace with the skin you’re in.