Starved by Michael Somers
Approx. 56,070 words.
Published on November 9, 2012.
Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Adolescence.
The day high-school senior Nathan Thomas throws up at school without needing to use his fingers is the day he knows his eating disorder is completely out of his control. The night his mother finds him collapsed in the living room is the night he nearly dies from his starvation. He is rushed to the hospital and admitted to an adolescent eating disorders unit. He weighs 112 pounds.