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Alicia Silverstone: The Kind Mama

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Alicia Silverstone's new book, "The Kind Mama" is a follow up to her hugely successful book "The Kind Diet" which was a #1 New York Times bestseller. 

Her new book includes her personal experiences with fertility, pregnancy, first 6 months with a newborn as well as tips she has learned from obstetricians, midwives, nutritionists, holistic health counselors, and others.

Fun Facts About Alicia SIlverstone: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) She is an American actress, producer, author, and activist. Silverstone made her film debut in The Crush, earning the 1994 MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance, and gained further prominence as a teen idol when she appeared in three music videos for the band Aerosmith. She starred in the 1995 sleeper hit Clueless (which earned her a multi-million-dollar deal with Columbia) and in the big-budget 1997 film Batman & Robin, in which she played Batgirl. She has continued to act in film and television and on stage. A vegan, Silverstone endorsed PETA activities and published a book titled The Kind Diet.

2) Silverstone won several awards for her film performances. She received multiple MTV Movie Awards and a Young Artist Award for The Crush. For Clueless she received multiple MTV Movie Awards and a Young Artist Award once again, plus awards from Blockbuster Entertainment Award, Kids' Choice Awards, National Board of Review, and an American Comedy Award.

3) Her first credited acting role was in The Wonder Years starring Fred Savage in the episode entitled "Road Test", as Savage's high school "dream girl". Silverstone then won a leading part in the 1993 film The Crush, playing a teenaged girl who sets out to ruin an older man after he spurns her affections; she won two awards at the 1994 MTV Movie Awards for the role—Best Breakthrough Performance and Best Villain. Silverstone became legally emancipated at the age of 15 in order to work the hours required for the shooting schedule of the film. Silverstone made some television movies in her early career including Torch Song, Cool and the Crazy and Scattered Dreams.

Alicia will be signing copies of her new book.

Thursday, April 17th
BARNES & NOBLE Evening Event
1201 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA

Twitter: @AliciaSilv


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