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Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roca Editorial 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.3 FICTION AND

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Speak, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), Inc. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AND

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Anderson 2009

Pierce, Bethany

Summary: As Olivia, a sixteen-year-old anorexic high school girl who is fixated on becoming the impossible perfection of airbrushed magazine models, encounters small-town prying and a small rental house, she escapes through her art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Moody Publishers 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PIE

Woods, Sherryl

Summary: When her teenage daughter ends up in the hospital after starving herself, chef Dana Sue must embrace the power of forgiveness when her cheating husband, whom she kicked out, returns home to help her deal with their self-destructive child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOO

Johnson, J. J.

Summary: An autobiographical novel in which fifteen-year-old Jennifer Johnson convinces her parents to commit her to the Eating Disorders Unit of an upstate New York psychiatric hospital in 1988, where the treatment for her bulimia and anorexia is not what she expects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC JOH

Alene, Catherine

Summary: In an effort to get over her mother's death and the jealousy she feels for the new girl at school, Raesha concentrates on losing weight to make her performance at the upcoming high school rodeo competition the best it can be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ALE

Pollen, Samuel

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Max records his efforts to control his anorexia in a therapist-prescribed journal that also chronicles his parents' difficult relationship and his feelings for a new girl at school, Evie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yellow Jacket 2019

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Zgheib, Yara

Summary: Yara Zgheibs poetic and poignant debut novel is a haunting portrait of a young womans struggle with anorexia on an intimate journey to reclaim her life. The chocolate went first, then the cheese, the fries, the ice cream. The bread was more difficult, but if she could just lose a little more weight, perhaps she would make the soloists list. Perhaps if she were lighter, danced better, tried...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC ZGH

Zgheib, Yara

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A French ballerina with self-perception challenges descends into anorexia when an injury sidelines her career, landing her in a support home for women with life-threatening eating disorders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ZGH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZGH

Dee, Barbara

Summary: During a class trip to DC, twelve-year-old Tally and her best friends, Sonnet and Caleb (a.k.a. Spider) are less than thrilled when they are assigned roommates and are paired with kids who are essentially their sworn enemies. For Tally, rooming with “clonegirl” Ava Seely feels like punishment, rather than potential for fun, but the trip is full of surprises. Despite a pact to stick together as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DEE

Walden, Katherine

Summary: Like other eating disorders, anorexia is especially common among teens and young adults. Anorexia is a serious disease that, in a small but significant percentage of patients, can end in death. However, it is also a condition that can be treated; meaningful recovery is a real possibility. This volume lays out the symptoms of anorexia and explains risk factors for the disease. It offers advice...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Publishing 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 616.8 WAL