An Apple a Day: A Memoir of Love and Recovery from Anorexia

An Apple a Day: A Memoir of Love and Recovery from Anorexia

by Emma Woolf

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ISBN-13: 9781593765590
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
Publication date: 05/01/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 415,040
File size: 441 KB

About the Author

Born and brought up in London, Emma Woolf studied English at Oxford University. She worked in Psychology publishing for ten years before becoming a freelance journalist and writer, contributing to The Independent, The Times, The Mail on Sunday, Harper's Bazaar, Grazia, Red and Psychologies. Emma's weekly 'An Apple a Day' column in The Times is one of the newspaper's most popular features, with thousands of followers on-line. Emma has made numerous media appearances to discuss body image and eating disorders - most recently on Channel 5 News, Radio 4 Woman's Hour and LBC Book Club - and also consults for BEAT, the National Eating Disorders Association.

Table of Contents

Introduction 13

Chapter 1 The Fallout 26

Chapter 2 Love at First Sight? 37

Chapter 3 It's a Family Affair 49

Chapter 4 The Personal is Political 60

Chapter 5 Heartbreak and the Seeds of Anorexia 74

Chapter 6 Things Fall Apart 88

Chapter 7 Confessions of a Travel Writer's Girlfriend 116

Chapter 8 Miracle Cures 129

Chapter 9 On the Road 155

Chapter 10 Right Here, Right Now 169

Chapter 11 Just a Tsunami Inside… 183

Chapter 12 An Inconvenient Truth 195

Chapter 13 Thank You 209

Chapter 14 An Ovary Scan and a Moving Van 214

Chapter 15 Healing 227

Chapter 16 As One Door Closes… 240

Acknowledgments 247

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Apple a Day: A Memoir of Love and Recovery from Anorexia 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
philmny More than 1 year ago
Emma Woolf is a sincere and honest woman and this is a concise and detailed account of her road to recovery. The more we understand those around us, the more we understand ourselves in a way. I'm thankful for having read it.
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