Books tagged: anorexia

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Handmade By God: Freedom from anorexia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
21 year old Heidi shares her story of how she was healed of Anorexia. She reflects on bible verses that helped her to realise that her identity and value comes from the fact that we are handmade by God and not from the distorted self image eating disorders create.
How To Beat Binge Eating
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
This book describes the fundamentals of binge eating and how to beat binge eating by understanding what drives the behavior. Our emotional eating feeds our negative beliefs about ourselves. In understanding what these negative beliefs are, where they came from and how to change them we take power over the emotional eating behavior.
19 Steps to Loving Your Body: A Confidence Guide for Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Outspoken Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
19 Steps to Loving Your Body: A Confidence Guide for Women is an empowering short book about how women can build their body confidence and self-esteem, and grow to love their body exactly as it is. It describes describes, step by step, how to start loving our bodies, how to treat them well, and how to stop criticising ourselves, and others, for how we look.
Training on Empty
You set the price! Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Starved
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,070. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Adolescence, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
Self Starvation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A true-to-life story of the relationship between a mother and daughter.
How Are You, Scarecrow? - A Novella
Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Feisty female-wrestler Kate beats Nick into a pulp. Gazing up at her red, sweat-soaked skin, the unexpected happens… Nick falls in love. So begins a whirlwind wrestling meet romance. Soon, fractures divide them. Nick fights a cloud of darkness. Meanwhile, Kate harbors a secret that eats away at her from the inside out. And in the end, if they can't overcome their differences, one of them will die.
Boney & I Anorexia, Ustrasana and the Lost Apple Core
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
“Boney & I: Anorexia, Ustrasana and the Lost Apple Core,” is a true story of a young woman’s successful battle to overcome anorexia. Lou and ‘Boney’—the voice inside Lou that makes her starve herself—embark on a journey together that takes them across the world in search of an elusive ‘paradise’. But the real journey is within.
Thinspo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Jenni is an average teenage girl about to graduate from high school who keeps a blog about her struggles to get a boyfriend and arguments with her best friend, Carly. But Jenni's blog is a bit different. She's a pro-ana/pro-mia blogger documenting her struggles with her eating disorder, keeping track of her weight, calorie intake and what her parents made her eat.
Trails in the Sand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Trails in the Sand follows environmental writer Caroline Carlisle as she reports on endangered sea turtles during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. As she delves into the story, she uncovers secrets about the past that threaten to destroy her family unless she can heal the hurts from a lifetime of lies.