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Wasted [electronic resource] : A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia. Marya Hornbacher.

Hornbacher, Marya. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780061755552 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2009.

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Summary, etc.: Why would a talented young woman enter into a torrid affair with hunger, drugs, sex, and death? Through five lengthy hospital stays, endless therapy, and the loss of family, friends, jobs, and all sense of what it means to be "normal," Marya Hornbacher lovingly embraced her anorexia and bulimia -- until a particularly horrifying bout with the disease in college put the romance of wasting away to rest forever. A vivid, honest, and emotionally wrenching memoir, Wasted is the story of one woman's travels to reality's darker side -- and her decision to find her way back on her own terms.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 743 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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