Books tagged: anorexia

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Our Path is Paved in Echoes
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Price: Free! Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Breakfast turns into the dissolution of a relationship, while heroin and hope collide in a gritty part of town. Youth, murder, infidelity, small clothes, green curry, and the acceptance of brothers intersect to form an exciting new collection of ten short and flash fiction pieces from the author of the novel A Butterfly Came to Rest.
The Human Needs
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Series: The One, Book 1. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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.
The Predatory Lies of Anorexia: A Survivor's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
“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.
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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....
Body Language: Real Secrets About Girls, Your Body, Puberty, and Growing Up
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
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.
From Survive to Thrive: A resource for recovering from an eating disorder, written by those with lived experience
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Price: Free! Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
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
Cake O'Clock
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A non-fiction heart-wrenching account of a life of disordered dieting and chaotic eating. Why does she overeat and sabotage her own attempts to lose weight, when all she wants is to be slim? Rachel explores her past from anorexia to binge eating and everything in between, in an attempt to break free from a life dictated by dysfunctional eating. A must-read for all life-long dieters.
Ajar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
Skinny
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Price: Free! Words: 38,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: 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
How to Overcome Anorexia, Bed-Wetting, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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.