Books tagged: anorexia

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Welcome to the Beginning
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
While writing for a young playwright’s competition, Bronxite Roxanna “Roxie” Ramos learns more about herself and her friends as they work through the hardships they face in high school.
Silent Screams: Into and Out of Bulimia Through Poetry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Countless young women around the world feel badly about their bodies and wish they were thinner. Millions of them develop eating disorders in their quest to lose “just 5 more pounds.”
How to Overcome Anorexia, Bed-Wetting, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Part I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Do you or someone you know experience issues with anorexia, bed-wetting, or obsessive compulsive disorder. This book is a first hand account of how one man lived through all three of those issues as a young adult. This book will follow Travis through his path with a serious eating disorder and follow all of his attempts to try to eat healthy and not starve himself. A rare perspective from a male.
Price: Free! Words: 38,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
You can never be too thin...can you? Melissa seems to have it all--grades, friends, dance team and the eye of the new guy in school. The one thing Melissa doesn't have is a perfect body. But there are ways to fix that. Strict dieting and throwing up can't be all bad, can they? Melissa soon finds the consequences are devastating, but turning back isn't so easy. Will she
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Sixteen year old Gus Woodard is about to live the best summer of his life. Then something goes wrong. Something goes terribly wrong. Ajar is a coming of age story about sixteen year old Gus Woodard and his schizophrenic brother. Set during the 1970s in a small town in upstate New York, Gus must suffer the undeserved consequences when his delusional brother kills the local sweetheart.
From Survive to Thrive: A resource for recovering from an eating disorder, written by those with lived experience
Price: Free! Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This guide is written by individuals with firsthand experience of struggling with an eating disorder or body image and eating issues. Contributors to this resource have provided basic information and practical advice on how to overcome challenges that are common during the recovery process. The guide is divided into 7 chapters, all addressing questions which people with eating disorders often ask
Body Language: Real Secrets About Girls, Your Body, Puberty, and Growing Up
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Body Language: Real Secrets About Girls,Your Body, Puberty, and Growing Up is a readable guide for ages 8 and up from New Moon Girls. Girls and experts cover the physical, mental, and social changes of puberty. Articles include menstruation, development, bras, body image, first periods, feelings and questions of this stage. A supportive must-read for girls and parents from trusted sources.
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of micro-minis cover topics such as sexting, drug abuse, emotional abuse, divorce, suicide, teen sexuality and prostitution in schools, among other serious issues affecting teens today. These stories are blunt, yet not graphic and helps aid open discussions between teens and parents. Written from a teens point of view, they are sure to intrigue the reader and bring attention....
The Predatory Lies of Anorexia: A Survivor's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
“I want to be the thinnest, the…" With these words Abby Kelly encapsulates her 15-year bout with anorexia beginning at 14, describing how it took root in her psyche from onset to recovery, including how she fooled the many who tried to help her from dietitians to therapists, from one inpatient treatment center after another and how she finally got free from this life-threatening condition.
The Human Needs
Series: The One. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Regain control of your life by apprehending your needs and addictions, your reasoning and stereotypes, your drives and inhibitors. Learn how your subconscious drives you through life without knowing it. See how Society controls you directly and subliminally. Avoid harmful traps: sickness, loss, ignorance, drugs, obesity, and cruelty.