Bitter Ice: A Memoir of Love, Food, and Obsession

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Rob Weisbach Books, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 335 pages
Intimate, revealing, and refreshingly frank, Bitter Ice tells of a wife's search for independence and self while living in the shadow of her husband's battle with anorexia.

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BITTER ICE: A Memoir of Love, Food, and Obsession

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A disturbing account of family life with an anorexic, alcoholic, mentally ill husband, and an endurance test for the reader as well. Lawrence begins near the end of her ordeal. Isolated from extended ... Read full review

Bitter ice: a memoir of love, food, and obsession

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Lawrence has put together a troubling yet fascinating memoir of her marriage to an alcoholic with anorexia and other obsessive-compulsive disorders. She details many of the manifestations of his ... Read full review

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