Hope and Other Luxuries (Innbundet)

A Mother's Life with a Daughter's Anorexia


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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2015
Antall sider: 464
Forlag: Chronicle Books
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9781452121567
Omtale: Hope and Other Luxuries
Clare Dunkle seemed to have an ideal life—two beautiful, high-achieving teenage daughters, a loving husband and a satisfying and successful career as a children's book novelist. But it's when you let down your guard that the ax falls. Just after one daughter successfully conquered her depression, another daughter developed a life-threatening eating disorder. Co-published with Elena Vanishing, the memoir of her daughter, this is the story—told in brave, beautifully written and unflinchingly honest prose—of one family's fight against a deadly disease, from an often ignored but important perspective: the mother of the anorexic.

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